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Managing Mindsets: Why it Matters in Modern Blended Learning

Posted by Jennifer Hofmann on May 18, 2017 2:01:46 PM

55072694_s.jpgModern workplace learning professionals wear many hats. Gone are the days of specialization. Our organizations expect us to design, deliver, implement, and manage entire training programs. Learners see us as facilitators, producers, learning guides, subject matter experts (SMEs), and sometimes technical support.

I’ve advocated for a modern title that encompasses all of our responsibilities – the Learning Experience Architect. We’re the hub of modern learning. To make the transition, we have to do more than assign ourselves a new label.

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Topics: Blended learning, Modern Learning, Learning Experience Architect

Reimagine Your Role: ATD TechKnowledge 2017

Posted by Jennifer Hofmann on Jan 12, 2017 4:00:00 PM

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I'll tell you a secret. I enjoy speaking at ATD TechKnowledge more than I do ATD ICE. The people at this conference are so focused on a common goal - using EdTech to support the learning function. Everyone you talk to has a story to tell and a problem to solve - and I believe I learn more from the attendees then they learn from me!

If you attended and have feedback or would like to continue the conversation reach out to me on Twitter @InSyncJennifer #ATDTK.

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Topics: Blended learning, Conferences, Learning Experience Architect

How to Become a Learning Experience Architect

Posted by Katelind Hays on Nov 10, 2016 8:39:04 PM

BYTE Session Recap

57562170_s.jpgWith new EdTech emerging on an almost daily basis, and online learning quickly evolving into digital learning, training professionals must adapt in order to design and facilitate the best programs possible. But with the emergence of blended learning as the new standard, how do practitioners establish their role in the modern classroom?

Jennifer Hofmann, InSync Training President, offered timely advice to BYTE session attendees during her recent session, The Learning Experience Architect: The Hub of Modern Blended Learning. In her expert opinion, a new role (and related title) helps up take the biggest and most important step in this journey.

This post includes Jennifer’s recommended steps for assuming the role of Learning Experience Architect. Access her session recording to learn more about the modern classroom, modern learning, and additional details about this new and improved position.

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Topics: Modern Learning, Learning Experience Architect, Personal Learning Networks