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eLearning: Wireframing 101

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Apple Keynote. by Sally Cox    One of the most important steps in building an eLearning course is the "wireframing" process.    What is Wireframing? Wireframing is the process of conceptualizing the navigation that will be used for each of the lessons in your course and working out as many kinks as possible before you begin to build the project.

In Defense of Powerpoint

The Learning Generalist

In the past couple of years that I've had a Mac, a lot of people I've spoken to about presentation skills have remarked to me, "Oh, but you have Apple Keynote for presentations. In fact, to rest my case I've gone ahead and created some awful slides using Apple Keynote and I assure you it took me little effort. refrain. Convinced? thought so! Think Stories, not Facts.

Rapid eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

This list includes a host of additional tools that eLearning Guild members consider rapid eLearning development tools including Apple Keynote, Microsoft Word, Trivantis Lectora, Respondus StudyMate, Brainshark Presentations, Vuepoint Content Creator, WebEx Presentation Studio, KnowledgePlanet Firefly, Xstream RapidBuilder, ReadyGo Web Course Builder, BrainVisa RapideL, OnDemand Presenter, Desire2Learn Learning Environment, Corel Wordperfect Office, SkillSoft Course Customization, Toolbook Instructor, Learn.com LearnCenter, IBM Simulation Producer, Toolbook Assistant, and Cornerstone OnDemand.

e-Learning Authoring Tools: Industry Research Reveals New Insights

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Some key takeaways: Users select tools for specific features they want, that's their #1 selection criterion - cost figures as #2 Many respondents use multiple tools (typically 4 or more), which often include at least one tool from Adobe Most rapid authoring tools are easy to learn, with Raptivity voted as #1 in time to proficiency Top 3 tools ranked for ease of use: Apple Keynote, Raptivity, WebEx According to Patti Shank, rapid e-Learning is often a good place to begin when getting started with e-Learning.

iTunesU: Another success story (UCL)

Dont Waste Your Time

It also seems that Jeremy has been a clever boy and used this special little script called KeyNoteTweet – code.google.com/p/keynotetweet/ – but is only available in an Apple Keynote presentation. I was thinking about my posts that cover iTunesU the other day and then found this presentation (only uploaded to SlideShare recently) from Jeremy Speller on “ UCL and iTunesU “: View more presentations from Jeremy Speller. If the answer was in the negative, are you in a position to let us know the reasons why (if so, can you leave a comment please)?

eLearning Course Authoring Tool Satisfaction - More

Tony Karrer

On the rapid eLearning side of things Apple's Keynote remains at the top (and that's somewhat surprising to me). Someone posted a comment in my previous post on Course Authoring and Rapid eLearning Tool Satisfaction asking whether I had used RapideL. The answer is that I've only seen it demoed. But when I looked back at my post, I realized that I had cut off quite a few authoring tools because I had only included reports where the number of evaluations was 15 or more. So, I've redone the graphics to include those with more than 5 responses. So where's RapideL?

Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

April's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help. For me it is a blog community and following many experts on Twitter. Not only am I often made aware of new tools, but also get opinions, tips, and examples of their use. You can never keep up with it all, but access to many experts who are also finding and sharing the lastest tech tools make it much less daunting.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

In Defense of Powerpoint - Free as in Freedom , September 5, 2010 In the past couple of years that I’ve had a Mac, a lot of people I’ve spoken to about presentation skills have remarked to me, “Oh, but you have Apple Keynote for presentations. Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. As always, great stuff found in the eLearning world in September. Examples and Samples of Game Design Documents - Kapp Notes , September 15, 2010 Here is a collection of several game design documents and information about game design documents. But how to write one? When/why?

Is PowerPoint Evil? (Part 3)

ZaidLearn

Or perhaps PowerPoint is the problem as it lacks the features needed to enable us to express ourselves effectively (Perhaps we should use Apple's Keynote)? Whether you use PowerPoint (Windows), Keynote (Apple), OpenOffice , or no presentation tool at all, there are endless of possibilities of what you can do to create compelling content, and engage the student's mind to learn.

Is PowerPoint Evil? (Part 3)

ZaidLearn

Or perhaps PowerPoint is the problem as it lacks the features needed to enable us to express ourselves effectively (Perhaps we should use Apple's Keynote)? Whether you use PowerPoint (Windows), Keynote (Apple), OpenOffice , or no presentation tool at all, there are endless of possibilities of what you can do to create compelling content, and engage the student's mind to learn.