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#DevLearn 2013 Resources: Thinking Like a Game Designer

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Had a great time at DevLearn, first doing a workshop with Sharon Boller and her crew from BLP. 2013) Retrieval practice is an efficient method of enhancing the retention of anatomy and physiology information Advances in Physiology Education 37: 184–191, 2013; Doi:10.1152/advan.00174.2012. [3] Roediger, H. L., & Butler, A.C. 2013). Create a Challenge for the Learner.

BLP Wins Best Game-Based Solution at 2013 DevLearn DemoFest

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The award was given as part of Demofest at the 2013 DevLearn conference. The eLearning Guild’s annual DevLearn conference is one of the fastest growing conferences in the eLearning industry. With 2,200 attendees in 2013 and 26% growth from the previous year, the Aria in Las Vegas buzzing with eLearning trends and technologies from October 23-25th. BLP News

eLearning Conferences 2013

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link] January 2013 January 2-5, 2013 The Association for Science Education Annual Conference, University of Reading, Berkshire, UK. link] January 3-4, 2013 New Presidents Program, sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges, Palm Harbor, Florida, USA. link] January 3-6, 2013 Modern Language Association (MLA) Annual Convention, 128 th , Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

Top 11 to 20 Authoring Tools for 2013

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It comes with a “LMS” which is some analytics – similar to what is happening in the space (have to attend DevLearn to find out what that means. product that has constantly appeared throughout 2013.  Articulate Studio 2013 was not considered because it just came out. . desktop authoring tool that provides a wealth of features and additional software. SCORM.

DevLearn Day 2

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Back for another exciting review of DevLearn’s Expo.  So what will you read today about? For example, there were several vendors making their debut – as in their solution – at DevLearn. A few of which were literally startups. Anyway, without further adieu – I name my DevLearn Product of the Show (drum roll or finger snaps please). If you are going to make your debut in the United States (their HQ is in Moscow, RU) at DevLearn no less, then show the product. That’s it from DevLearn. Knowing your audience. What’s next? Hapyak.

Easygenerator to launch new free web based eLearning authoring software at #DevLearn

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This launch will be at the DevLearn conference in Las Vegas. This Wednesday (October 23rd) we will launch a completely new web-based free eLearning authoring tool. This web edition will be the start of a whole new generation of solutions by easygenerator. We will take all the experience we have built in the past 15 years on eLearning authoring and put it in a brand new product. Ans it does.

Are You Going to DevLearn 2013? We Are!

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DevLearn is one of our favorite eLearning conferences, and it’s just around the bend… October 23 – 25 in Las Vegas. BLP will be at DevLearn in a big way this year. We’re ESPECIALLY pumped to send the Knowledge Guru team back to DevLearn with some exciting product enhancements to announce. Are you going to DevLearn? BLP at DevLearn Demofest.

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Ian Bogost, #DevLearn “The Real Power of Games for Learning”

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This are my liveblogged notes Ian Bogost afternoon keynote session at the eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference , happening this week in Las Vegas. Forgive any incoherence or typos. I am in Vegas, after all. 0. 0. 1. Kineo. Normal. 0. false. false. false. EN-US. Ian Bogost. Author of: Persuasive Games: The Expressive Power of Games. link]. Working to expand the application of games in the world…trying to force games to do things we’re not used to them doing – games outside of traditional uses, outside of entertainment. ification makes it sound so very easy…. Game Design vs. Gamification.

Eli Pariser Keynote, #DevLearn "The Filter Bubble"

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This are my liveblogged notes Eli Pariser morning keynote session on Thursday, October 24 at the eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference , happening this week in Las Vegas. Forgive any incoherence or typos. I am in Vegas, after all. Eli Pariser, The Filter Bubble. Facebook filters out what we say based on our perceived preferences. We don''t all get the same Google anymore. Anticipation. 2.

Learning Solutions 2013 - Virtual Attendance

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probably won't make it too mLearnCon but I'm hoping for DevLearn 2013. Despite a hectic week at work, I was able to participate virtualy in the eLearning Guild's Learning Solutions Conference this week. Their new app is amazing with functions similar to what I'm already used to in other mobile social apps. It was a very strange feeling NOT being there. Awesome! hope to see y'all

Fewer Full-Sized Courses. More learning snacks, ePubs, Videos, and Reference Tools

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When we presented on this topic at mLearn 2012 and DevLearn 2012, our sessions were full. This is an excerpt from  Sharon Boller’s  newest white paper,  Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities. The white paper describes today’s learning landscape… then predicts 7 trends for the next 12 – 18 months. The flipped classroom is one obvious example of this. ePubs.

What I learned from eLearning Guild #DevLearn Conference 2013

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eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference #devlearn wrapped a couple of weeks ago. backchannel #devlearn #learning elearning guild While I wasn''t there, considering that we are in an instant-sharing world , this physical absence was not a deterrent to my learning. Spot new opportunities and reinvent. Culture eats strategy for breakfast. Embrace change and focus in. Failure and customer obsession are areas where you need to be revolutionary. Everything is personalized. Filter bubbles - you don''t know what you are not seeing. There are bigger unknowns. Ask: Is it awesome?

Karl Kapp’s New Gamification Fieldbook for Learning Professionals

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I was a regular on the L&D conference circuit in 2013, starting at DevLearn in October 2012 (when I first met Karl Kapp) and continuing onwards to DevLearn 2013. Late 2012 and early 2013 were about research and theory. Let me tell you that there is  marked difference in the talk surrounding game-based learning and gamification now compared to a year ago.

Julie Dirksen, #DevLearn "Interface Design: Tips and Tricks for Designing for Learning Environments"

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This are my liveblogged notes from Julie Dirksen''s (@ usablelearning ) session at the eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference , happening this week in Las Vegas. Forgive any incoherence or typos. I am in Vegas, after all. How do you make an interface that works for people? Stephen Anderson -- her favorite UX guy. He says, at base the UI needs to be functional, reliable, needs to be convenient (easy to use -- it works like I think it should), pleasurable and meaningful. If a user interface is really hard to figure out, you''re maxing out the learner''s cognitive load. Not that many. link].

10 eLearning Game Ideas for Instructional Designers

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You can also gather more instructional game ideas at DevLearn 2013 next month in Las Vegas! Instructional Designers have the ability to make awesome eLearning games, they just don’t know it yet. Then, display that locked-in guess using variables as they complete your game or activity. Right next to their displayed estimate, display their actual score. People loved it.

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Trade Show Circuit 2013

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DevLearn Conference & Expo. 2013). Training 2013, Learning & Expo. In just one month, the e-learning trade show season will be upon us.  While at one time there was little reason to be concerned, those days are way over. Too many e-learning shows. I’m not just talking about here in the states, but on earth (not sure about Mars, though). As a result, many of us (including myself) need to assess and weigh our options. Do we hit two sh0ws? Do we travel to Dubai or visit Denver? Vendors are assessing as well. ASTD TechKnowledge. Vendor Angle. Attendee Angle.

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Learning Game Design: a Blog Series by Sharon Boller

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Together they run a game design workshop called Play to Learn —which you can attend at the Devlearn conference in October—that has already helped many people build their first game prototype. In early May we launched our Learning Game Design Blog on the Knowledge Guru website. The Learning Game Design Series. Get familiar with game elements and how to use them. Dump ADDIE. Go agile instead.

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Talent Anarchy, Closing Keynote #DevLearn

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This are my liveblogged notes from the closing keynote session on Friday, October 25 at the eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference , happening this week in Las Vegas. Forgive any incoherence or typos. I am in Vegas, after all. Jason Lauritsen and Joe Gertstandt, @talentanarchy [link]. Their breakthrough: the need to make work more human. Innovation.this needs to be something that all employees contribute to all levels with in the org. Innovation is significant positive change." ~ Scott Berkun. The pyramid -- a reflection of how innovation actually happens. Hacking = innovation.

Putting the Design back into Instructional Design #DevLearn

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Here are my slides from my presentation on Thursday, November 1, 2013 at the eLearning Guild DevLearn conference in Las Vegas. Putting Design Back into Instructional Design from cammybean. Thanks to a great audience -- we had lively conversation and great food for thought

#MlearnCon Recap: Where are we now with mLearning?

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As CEO of easygenerator I know what to do (and how to do this); I intend to show the result at DevLearn in October. Learning mlearncon 2013 mLearning mobile learning The sun is setting over San José at the evening of the last day of MLearncon. Time to review 2,5 days of mLearning. It is my believe that the technical possibilities are not the limitation for mLearning anymore.

DevLearn 2013 Conference & Expo Now World's Leading e-Learning Event by News Editor

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DevLearn grows by 25 percent to become the e-Learning industry’s leading annual event. Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Emerging Topics Professional Development Training Strategies

Curatr v3 Launched: To Enter US Market at DevLearn 2013 by News Editor

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Curatr version 3 wows the crowd with Tin Can and HTML5 innovations in learning technology. Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Training Strategies

DevLearn Conference & Expo 2013: Shaping What's Next by Bill Brandon

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The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn Conference & Expo is the largest eLearning-focused event in the. world. Here’s an overview of why you really should be in Las Vegas October 21 – 25 this year! Development Strategies Emerging Topics Management Professional Development Training Strategies

Eli Pariser #DevLearn Keynote Mindmap

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Eli Pariser gave a very thoughtful and thought-provoking talk about the ‘below the surface’ action of filters on the Internet. He made very astute points about the potential dangers of this, and opportunities to remedy these ills. Very worthwhile! meta-learning strategy technology

My #DevLearn 2013 Poster

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With the help of the Pulp-o-Mizer , I have completed my Devlearn session poster. Hope to see you at Devlearn 2013. DevLearn Characters e-Learning e-Learning Guild

DevLearn 2013

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If you’ll be at DevLearn this week, come on by and see us! The post DevLearn 2013 appeared first on ICS Learning Group Be our guest on the Expo Floor! Wednesday, October 23, 9:30a – 6:30p • Thursday, October 24, 9:30a – 3:00p. eLearning DemoFest Hours: • Thursday, October 24, 4:00p – 6:30p.

Recently on the Learning Game Design Blog: GBL Picks, LGD Series Part 8, and Game Design Workshop

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The Play to Learn workshop will also be offered at the Devlearn conference this year if you wish to attend! We know that many of you reading this blog are just as excited about game based learning and gamification as we are. As part of our ongoing advocation of games for learning, we launched the Learning Game Design Blog —which has already made a few crossover appearances in our articles.

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Design models and pattens for better elearning #DevLearn [My session slides]

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DevLearn 2013 Learning Models & Design Patterns from Cammy Bean. Slides from my DevLearn session last week. Enjoy

Authoring Tool Trends

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also do not get the number of vendors who do not support Office 2013, which is standard in the latest computers/laptops. The problem with that of course, is if you are using PowerPoint 2013 – it won’t work.  . To hear about my forecasts for 2014, you will need to attend DevLearn and my wonderful presentation – which will  include the top 10 authoring tools for 2013. authoring tools Trends authoring tool trends course authoring tools DevLearn rapid content authoring tools I loved Lucky Charms cereal. But sadly they didn’t.  Marshmallows.

HapYak Simple Gradebook and Engagement Reports Launch at DevLearn 2013 by News Editor

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HapYak Interactive Video announces a new service that simplifies in-video assessment and shines a. light on true engagement. Learning Media Measurement Training Strategies

DevLearn Conference & Expo: How To Keep Your Eye on What's Next by David Kelly

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The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn Conference & Expo 2013 is the best way. In today’s fast-moving world, if you’re not moving forward, you’re falling behind. This is especially true in. the learning profession right now. to follow the changing tides of our industry and to take control of your growth to keep your skills current.

Jeremy Gutsche #DevLearn Keynote Mindmap

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Jeremy Gutsche opened DevLearn with a very animated presentation about how to unlock innovation and communicate killer messages. Entertaining and informative, he made a specific point to link his messages to eLearning. nice start to the conference. meta-learning strategy

Adobe Learning Summit is Back!

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We are thrilled to announce the Sixth Annual Adobe Learning Summit, co-located with DevLearn 2013 hosted by eLearning Guild in Las Vegas. At this event, you’ll get a chance to meet Adobe experts, industry luminaries, experienced eLearning and Education professionals, and the engineering team at Adobe. You can choose your sessions from five different tracks [.].

Less Focus on the LMS; More Focus on Tin Can API

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Tin Can API (also known as Experience API or “xAPI”) is a solution that drew a lot of buzz at mLearn 2012 and Devlearn 2012 as the eventual replacement for SCORM. It will take time for organizations who have made a major financial commitment to traditional LMSs to abandon them completely… but look for Tin Can to make major inroads in 2013. Why is it getting the buzz?