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Successful trainers spend their whole career collecting and sharing tips and techniques for improving delivery of training. We’re all focused on the best outcomes for our learners. Whether your delivery is face-to-face or live-online, find and share your great ideas here. Whether developing training for staff or patrons, you'll find tools for instructional design, online and blended learning, tutorial design and training strategies of all kinds.

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Badging the Library, Part 2: How

 News / Last Modified: 12 June 2017

In our first post on badging the library, we talked about what badges were and why libraries might consider implementing badges. There are a lot of good uses for badges in the library world, and hopefully you saw some that fit in with your work. In t...

Presenting Like a Pro Lesson Plan

 Document / Last Modified: 07 June 2017

Use this lesson to review the importance of body language and eye contact in building credibility as a presenter as well as standard practices for effective presentation delivery.

River of New Learning

 Document / Last Modified: 06 June 2017

Collection of explorations of new learning trends conducted by CE coordinator, WebJunction Partner team leads, and at a second ALA Midwinter 2013 session co-sponsored with LearnRT and WALT.

Self-Paced Tutorial Tools

 Document / Last Modified: 06 June 2017

A list of Rapid Development tools for creating online, self-paced tutorials that can be run from a website, computer desktop, or through an LMS.

Don't Reinvent the Wheel: Digital Literacy Resources

 News / Last Modified: 06 June 2017

Libraries know digital literacy; they’ve been the go-to resource for their communities for years. Yet the need continues to grow as the demand for basic skills intensifies and new skills emerge. Whether supporting job hunters, students, older adults,...

Readymade Course Content

 Document / Last Modified: 15 May 2017

This article describes the technical approaches to capturing the content for each model. Each model links to an example of a fully-developed course, which will give you ideas about how to augment the core content.

Create a Culture of Learning

 News / Last Modified: 15 May 2017

Despite the fact that libraries are in the business of creating a culture of lifelong learning in our communities, we often find it next to impossible to make time for our own learning. But if we don’t make time to learn and increase our professional...

Learning with Webinars: Library Staff in Poland go Full Steam Ahead

 News / Last Modified: 15 May 2017

Hundreds of library staff in Poland are benefiting from the recent launch of a webinar series in that country about public libraries, advocacy, and communication. The successful series was designed to provide practical information to librarians and o...

Activate the Online Learner: Taking Charge of Individual Learning

 News / Last Modified: 15 May 2017

The learner at the center has become a core strategy in education and training. Strategies like flipped classrooms, MOOCs, or peer collaborations are all part of a trend toward very personalized learning—me-learning. These trends increasingly emphasi...