Area9 Lyceum Blog

What Organizations Can Learn About—and from—COVID-19

Posted by Ulrik Juul Christensen MD on Mar 19, 2020 2:15:00 PM

 

The outbreak of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 has sent shockwaves around the globe in terms of how people live, work, travel, and learn. Amid such disruption, there is a great need to learn about—and from—this disease. In response, we developed a COVID-19 education module, which we are releasing free of charge to any organization that wishes to use it. The purpose is to educate, separate facts from misconceptions, and help organizations keep people safe.

Click here to access the course.

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Topics: News & PR, Adaptive Learning, Healthcare Training

Release of COVID-19 Learning Module

Posted by Area9 on Mar 11, 2020 1:08:37 PM

Adaptive Learning Course Now Available at No Cost to Health Professionals

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass., March 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Area9 Lyceum has released an adaptive learning module on COVID-19, using AACC Learning Lab for Laboratory Medicine on NEJM Knowledge+.

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Topics: News & PR, Adaptive Learning, Healthcare Training, Area9 Technology

Area9 Lyceum Participates in UAE's NSTI Festival as Silver-level Sponsor of Emirates Young Scientist Competition

Posted by Area9 on Feb 29, 2020 5:45:00 AM

 

The UAE has emerged as a leader in the Middle East in driving technological innovation and digital strategies. In the spirit of fostering greater innovation through partnerships, Area9 Lyceum was proud to be a silver-level sponsor of the Emirates Young Scientist Competition at the UAE National Science, Technology and Innovation (NSTI) Festival.

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Topics: News & PR

Better L&D Data and Analytics: Adaptive Learning Platforms Hold the Key

Posted by Nick Howe on Jan 30, 2020 7:15:00 AM

 

Corporate learning and development (L&D) can take a significant step forward toward meaningful return on investment (ROI) measures by moving beyond mere transactional data of how many people take a course. Thanks to adaptive learning platforms and the data they automatically generate, it’s possible to assess improvements in proficiency, competence and confidence without the additional effort usually associated with measurement.

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Topics: Reports & Analytics, Learning Analytics

Area9 Supports Helping Children Survive (HCS) Collaborative

Posted by Area9 on Jan 21, 2020 7:00:00 AM

Area9 Rhapsode™ Adaptive Learning Technology Used for Healthcare Worker Training in Tanzania

Every year, more than 5 million children under the age of five die. According to the United Nations, four out of five of those deaths occur in Sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia—and many of them due to causes that are largely preventable and treatable, such as pneumonia, diarrhea, sepsis, and malaria.

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Topics: News & PR, Adaptive Learning, Healthcare Training

Area9 Lyceum Partners with eCampusOntario to Improve Trades Student Readiness with Adaptive Learning

Posted by Area9 on Dec 20, 2019 12:48:56 PM

 

As eCampusOntario looked to improve the readiness of specialized trades students in three high-impact apprenticeships, it recognized the potential of advanced adaptive learning technology to help learners assess their knowledge and close skill gaps.

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Topics: Adaptive Learning, Partners

Area9 Lyceum and MTW Enter Partnership in Portugal; Area9 Rhapsode™ Platform Powers New MTW Adaptive Learning

Posted by Area9 on Dec 10, 2019 7:00:00 AM

Area9 Lyceum is pleased to announce a partnership agreement with MTW of Portugal, a strategic communications consulting firm that specializes in training for national and international leaders across multiple industries.

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Topics: News & PR, Adaptive Learning, Area9 Technology, Partners

A conversation with Christopher Lind of Learning Tech Talks

Posted by Nick Howe on Dec 6, 2019 9:30:00 AM

 

Back in the middle of October I sat down with Christopher Lind as part of his Learning Tech Talks. In this wide ranging discussion we dove into the state of the learning industry and the role that adaptive learning can and will play in dramatically improving learning outcomes for everyone. 

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Topics: Adaptive Learning, Corporate E-Learning, Unconscious Incompetence, L&D, AI, Learning Analytics

The ‘Year of Data’: Donald H. Taylor Survey Spotlights Personalization, AI, and Learning Analytics

Posted by Nick Howe on Nov 26, 2019 9:15:00 AM

 

The three hottest topics in Donald H. Taylor’s L&D Global Sentiment Survey 2019 are personalization, artificial intelligence (AI), and learning analytics. Although these are separate topics on the survey, they come together in one place: adaptive learning, in the application of AI to learning data to achieve personalized outcomes.

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Topics: Adaptive Learning, Area9 Technology, L&D, AI, Learning Analytics

Activity-Based Learning: A Winning Combination of Knowledge Building and Real-World Problem Solving

Posted by Ulrik Juul Christensen MD on Nov 11, 2019 11:45:00 AM

 

As algorithms and robotics take over lower-level jobs, and people need to be retrained and equipped with higher-order skills, traditional learning falls short. Corporate learning and development (L&D) must move toward innovative solutions, such as combining the personalization of adaptive learning to build knowledge with “activity-based learning” to put that knowledge into practice.

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Topics: Adaptive Learning, Sales Training, Activity Based Learning

Area9 Lyceum and EMC Performance Sign Partnership Agreement in the Netherlands for Area9 Rhapsode™

Posted by Area9 on Nov 5, 2019 10:45:00 AM

 

CHESTNUT HILL, MASS., 11,05, 2019 – Area9 Lyceum is pleased to announce that it has signed a partnership agreement in the Netherlands with EMC Performance, one of the leading Dutch companies in applying learning and development skills to improve business results through continuous improved human performance.

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Topics: Partners

Accelerating Pace of Pharma and Med Tech Innovation Drives Demand for Effective, Efficient Adaptive Learning

Posted by Dr. Khurram Jamil, President - Strategic Initiatives on Nov 4, 2019 7:15:00 PM

 

Innovations in pharmaceutical and medical technology—gene therapies, stem-cell treatments, and other cutting-edge therapeutic approaches—demand intensive training, both inside and outside the company. Adaptive learning offers a proven approach.

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Topics: Adaptive Learning, Healthcare Training, Reskilling