Mission Possible: Decode the Secrets to Online Learning Success

Event Announcement: Dawn Smith, online learning expert, will present for the South Central Wisconsin Chapter of the American Society for Training & Development in Madison, WI on July 12, 2011.

Online PR News – 08-June-2011 – – Mondo Learning Solutions is pleased to announce that Dawn Smith, a learning expert in virtual classroom delivery methods, is scheduled to present for the South Central Wisconsin Chapter of the American Society for Training & Development (SCWC –ASTD) on July 12 in Madison, WI from 2:30 to 4:30 pm.

About The Session

Today’s organizations face the training challenges of reaching more employees, reducing costs, and increasing retention levels. Online instructor-led training (virtual training), webinars, podcasts, and mobile applications are among the many methodologies available today to help meet these training challenges. Knowing where to start can be overwhelming. Mission Possible: Decode the Secrets to Online Learning Success is a thought-provoking session in which participants will gain a basic understanding of the eLearning options available today and take an in-depth look at the online instructor-led delivery method.

Participants will learn:

• What is eLearning?
• How to select the most effective learning method for your content.
• What is the skill set of the virtual trainer?
• The similarities and differences between the traditional and virtual classrooms from the instructor's perspective and the student's perspective.
• How to prepare for the transition from the traditional classroom to the virtual
• Methods for developing a virtual trainer.

For more details about this event or to register, visit the SCWC – ASTD website.

About Dawn Smith

Virtual Effect, including the Certified Virtual Instructor (CVI) course, was created, developed, and is taught by Dawn Smith. Smith brings over 11 years of experience in educating students online and holds a Master of Arts (MA) in Training and Development from Roosevelt University and a Master of Science (MS) in Management Information Systems from Northern Illinois University.

The CVI course provides participants with an in-depth learning opportunity to develop and grow skills to successfully educate online. This program includes 18 hours of live instruction, interactive and self-directed learning opportunities, and a proficiency exam that validates learning. Providing real life applications and hands on learning opportunities, this course will maximize participants' effectiveness as instructors in the virtual classroom.

For more information about Virtual Effect or to register for the Certified Virtual Instructor course please visit Mondo Learning Solutions.

About Mondo Learning Solutions

Mondo Learning Solutions is a learning resource company connecting independent learning experts and knowledge seekers through powerful learning experiences. Corporately based in Milwaukee, WI, Mondo Learning Solutions is the sole licensed provider of Virtual Effect.