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Or maybe you're going to use Articulate Storyline? If Articulate Storyline is your tool of choice, developers who use that tool have told me that Storyline is on a par with Captivate. Assuming you are satisfied with the original PowerPoint content, and you don't need to add additional content (beyond possibly a quiz) in the eLearning tool, the production time for converting PowerPoint to eLearning should be no more than 1 hour of production time for every minute of eLearning playtime. We teach a one-day  class covering that tool through ASTD. Recording.

How to Find Free PowerPoint E-Learning Templates

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10 Question Pop Quiz : comes with a classroom background slide and the pop quiz structure’s a good way to learn to use the selection pane and click and reveal triggers in PowerPoint. The quiz and progress meter templates are good examples of how to use the selection pane and interactive elements in PowerPoint. July 18: Knoxville, TN ( Smoky Mountain ASTD ). Tidbits.

Another Free PowerPoint Template & Learning Interaction

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Free E-Learning Games for Articulate Storyline. Customizing Quiz Feedback Prompts in Storyline. Lots of practical tips and tricks with plenty of activities whether you’re looking for general elearning knowledge or Articulate tips and tricks. October 7 & 8: Dallas (ASTD). Day 2: Building Interactive E-Learning with Articulate Storyline. Weekly Updates.

5 Tips to Make Rapid E-Learning Interactive

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But if we look at it from the perspective of multimedia output and not quizzing we’ll see that Quizmaker is the most unique rapid elearning quiz application on the market. Articulate Quizmaker is unique because we can create custom layouts and designs using slide view’s freeform authoring. That means we can make our quiz look more like an elearning course and less like a quiz.

Avoid the Curse of the Frankencourse

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Most rapid elearning tools are like Articulate Presenter and convert PowerPoint slides to Flash (and soon HTML5). In the example below, you can see that the default quiz that’s inserted in the course doesn’t have a layout or color scheme that matches the course image above. In the example below, I used the same quiz as above. But instead of going with the default, I made the quiz player transparent and matched the color scheme and design elements so it looks like it’s part of the course design. July 18: Knoxville, TN ( Smoky Mountain ASTD ). How many? Tidbits.

9 Ways to Encourage the Adult E-Learners

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When my boss sends an email detailing new plans, he doesn’t follow it up with a quiz. You can always stay on top of where we’ll be by viewing the Articulate calendar. Swing by the Articulate booth to say hi and check out some elearning goodness. November 4: San Diego, CA (ASTD)— Your Turn to Learn. David Anderson will be leading a couple of hands-on Articulate Workshops.

6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

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Well articulated BYOD policies will need to feature in your strategy whether you allow or disallow staff to use their own devices for mobile learning. 4. Check out this webcast from ASTD covering Qualcomm case studies). 5. It could form part of a blended learning solution as an intro nugget or a follow-up quiz/summary/scenario. Establish the Need. Ask yourself -.

How to Deal with Those Pesky Compliance Courses

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If you need to do some tracking, build a simple quiz. Make the.PDF available to the elearners and then let them go online to take the quiz. This is the annual Articulate users’ conference hosted by the University of Leeds. It’s a great way to connect with other Articulate users. July 18: Knoxville, TN ( Smoky Mountain ASTD ). July 25: Portland, OR (ASTD).

Here’s Some Background Information for Your Next E-Learning Course

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The image above shows a quiz using the default background and one that uses a richer one. The quiz example below is just a picture of a shirt pocket. also just added information for the free Articulate jam session while I’m in Jacksonville. April 10 : Jacksonville, FL ( NEFL ASTD ). Join me for the free Articulate jam session on April 11. Below is another example.

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Are You Getting the Most Value Out of Your Rapid E-Learning Tools?

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So when you want to build a quiz, you use Quizmaker. Use Your Quiz Application to Build Interactive Scenarios. Quizzing products typically use forms to create the quiz questions. This is why most quizzes have that boxy quiz look. However, if you go outside the box and edit the questions in slide view, you can make the quiz look like anything.

Are You Asking the Right Questions?

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These aren’t quiz questions. Tidbits: Here’s a list of upcoming conferences and presentations: September 15 : Lincoln, NE (ASTD)— Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro. $80 for an all day workshop is a good value and worth the trip if you’re close to Nebraska. I’m also doing a free Articulate jam session while in town. October 25: Baton Rouge, LA (ASTD)—Webinar. Are you female?

Celebrate the End of Summer with This Free PowerPoint E-Learning Template

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There’s a starting screen, a series of tab screens, a quiz start screen, and an exit screen. Included with the PowerPoint file is a matching Articulate Quizmaker template customized with a matching color scheme. Since the PowerPoint files can be imported into Articulate Storyline, Mike Enders built a Storyline template using the Glassy Blue PowerPoint file. Sign up now.

Elearning applications

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You can create a quiz app to assess your employees knowledge. News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 1/02/2011 Top 10 Open Source e-Learning Projects to Watch for 2011 2011 is the e-Learning year! Traditional instructor led training is expensive and, in some cases, difficult to track its effectiveness.

e-Learning Glossaries

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Leaning Circuits - ASTD Everyone has something to say about e-learning, but are we communicating in the same language? In my opinion the BEST e-Learning Glossary is the ASTDs. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Google Buzz Labels: astd , e-learning glossary , e-learning language , e-learning terms , elearning free resources , elearning glossaries , glossaries , learningcircuits , online learning glossaries , the BEST e-Learning Glossary Reactions: 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Get the eLearning News first!

Top 5 e-Learning books for beginners

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The truth is that there are a lot of books for e-Learning professionals. The most of them are for professionals with experience in the e-Learning field but some of them are for beginners. The following list contains my Top 5 e-Learning books for beginners. Mayer. Hardcover: 208 pages Publisher: Kogan Page; 1 edition (May 28, 2009) Language: English ISBN-10: 0749453974 by Christopher Pappas M.B.A.,

Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning

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Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Google Buzz Labels: articulate , celtx , digitales , free e-learning , free e-learning resources , free storyboard templates , powerpoint templates , rapid storyboard , storyboard depot , storyboard templates , xmind Reactions: 2comments: millysecond said. The least that I can do is to share with you a list of Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning ! Feel free to use these storyboard templates for your projects. All the credit goes to donators! => The e-Learning community will very much appreciate if you donate your storyboard template !

A Dozen Handpicked E-Learning Resources

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At the recent ASTD conference we demonstrated a bunch of elearning tips and tricks. Going into the Articulate Guru Awards, I thought it would be a good idea to put together some information that would help those who weren’t sure what to do. If you’re an Articulate user, here are some cool ideas for your next project. Use this for a quiz template or quick knowledge check.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Confessions of an Instructional Designer

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Wednesday, February 28, 2007 Confessions of an Instructional Designer I failed Will Thalheimers Learning Research Quiz. I was mortified. Will just published the results of the Learning Research Quiz (2002-2007). It was a hard quiz. took the quiz then immediately reviewed the feedback and results. Reflecting on #ASTD10 Recommended: "In Defense of the LMS" Chicago Bound: Kineo at ASTD ICE #astd10 One Year on at Kineo #yam Now that’s an Enterprise Moodle! -- Kineo Moodle f. ASTD Keynote: “People Lie&# Richard Hilleman Electr.

Sharon Boller on training and learning in organizations

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For instance, ASTD said last year that 59.4% of companies reported using instructor-led classroom training, and another 13.3% use instructor-led by online or remote (such as video). looked at this summary from ASTD about the State of the Industry report that Boller mentions. That ASTD report tells us that 1.4% of formal learning is delivered via mobile. ILT is not dead.

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Facebook for e-Learning

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Quiz Monster Create your own quiz Facebook application! Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Google Buzz Labels: e-learning , eFront , eFront Enterprise , facebook for e-learning , Facebook integration plugin , free e-learning , mba courses on facebook , peerpong , quiz monster , surveyGizmo Reactions: 10comments: Christoforos Online said. See what they think! Thanks.

Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 1/16/2011 Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning Open source software can be used as we wish, without long-term commitments and with a community of professionals that extend and support them. Come on guys are you serious! As of version 4.3, YAKiToMe !

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: College Women on Gamers: They Giggle

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Friday, October 12, 2007 College Women on Gamers: They Giggle I came across this on Wired: Giggling Girls Fail Videogame-Related Quiz , in which college-aged women are asked a series of somewhat spoofy questions on games and gamers. Reflecting on #ASTD10 Recommended: "In Defense of the LMS" Chicago Bound: Kineo at ASTD ICE #astd10 One Year on at Kineo #yam Now that’s an Enterprise Moodle! -- Kineo Moodle f. ASTD Keynote: “People Lie&# Richard Hilleman Electr. The responses are generally preceded by a giggle and a "whats that?" Which is correct?

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Are Your E-Learning Courses Pushed or Pulled?

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They start with the objectives, jump into the course content, and then end with a quiz. Tidbits: I’m trying something new for the ASTD 2009 International Conference & Exposition. I’ll be doing a series of rapid elearning demos at the Articulate booth. Here’s the challenge for many of us. The end result is that the course is heavy on information and light on interaction.

Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

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Guys the most of you find these posts a valuable resource for the e-Learning community. As a result, the following post is Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars) Tools for e-Learning. The following list contains free and open source Web Conferencing tools that are nt in particular order. BigBluebutton * is built for Higher Education. The project is hosted at Google Code.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Beginning Instructional Designers Toolkit

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Knowles, et al: The Adult Learner Other Good Resources: Clark Quinn The Seven Step Program for e-Learning Improvement (PDF whitepaper) Will Thalheimer Learning Show: Dont Forget Forgetting Will Thalheimer Learning Research Quiz Posted by Cammy Bean at 12:52 PM Labels: 30-minute masters , instructional design , resources 5comments: Cammy Bean said. Reflecting on #ASTD10 Recommended: "In Defense of the LMS" Chicago Bound: Kineo at ASTD ICE #astd10 One Year on at Kineo #yam Now that’s an Enterprise Moodle! -- Kineo Moodle f. Im much more into practical application.

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Help Your Client See E-Learning from a Different Perspective

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But the reality is that sometimes you still have to build courses where the only real objective is that at the end of the year some group can say X people went through each course and got a 100% on the quiz. Tidbits: Here are a few upcoming events where I’ll be speaking: ASTD TechKnowledge in San Jose on February 2-4. Most people only see linear, click-and-read elearning courses.

Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 10/24/2010 Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning As an e-Learning developer I had to invest a lot of time to find images for my e-Learning projects. I am sure that the most of us work with tight budgets and limited resources. Morgue File An easy to use free photo site.

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12 eLearning Predictions for 2009

Tony Karrer

Corrollary: transition to virtual means greater demand for help on effective virtual classroom training and for people who are good at creation effective remote experiences. #6 - Greater Domination by Leading Tool Vendors - Captivate, Articulate, Lectora, Camtasia Captivate 4 is going to be a great tool. Articulate has a great tool set. We may also see use of Flash Quiz Tools , polls, survey tools or something like Harbinger Knowledge's Team Pod. The fact that this is one of the general sessions at ASTD TechKnowledge is interesting way to start 2009. tools.

Free e-Learning books

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Have you thought about teaching online but for some reason haven’t done it yet? Here at CU Online, we believe in the power of online learning. Whether you currently teach online or you are thinking about doing it in the future, we are here to help you sort through this process and we hope that this handbook might help you along the way. Dunlap Protocols for Online Discussions Joanna C.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points

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Useful feedback in an online quiz Use feedback to help the learner learn. Reflecting on #ASTD10 Recommended: "In Defense of the LMS" Chicago Bound: Kineo at ASTD ICE #astd10 One Year on at Kineo #yam Now that’s an Enterprise Moodle! -- Kineo Moodle f. eLearning Guild’s 2010 Salary Report ID Live with John Graves ► April (5) Audio Interview with Tom Kuhlmann of Articulate Book Review: Love is the Killer App Kineo Insights Webinar: Aligning eLearning with B. ASTD Keynote: “People Lie&# Richard Hilleman Electr. Not PPT 101. We have it.

The most updated and informative e-Learning community on Twitter

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/28/2010 The most updated and informative e-Learning community on Twitter On Twitter exists a resourceful community of e-Learning professionals. During the last 2 years I was able to exchange ideas, share thoughts, and learn from this community of practice. As a result, I have created the following list of the most updated and informative e-Learning community on Twitter. Jeff Goldman e-Learning Designer and Developer. social learning - experimentação. Thx Chris. As SR.

Top 10 e-Learning Blog posts for 2010

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 12/26/2010 Top 10 e-Learning Blog posts for 2010 Getting new ideas and tips concerning e-Learning is important to me. Based on my favorite e-Learning blogs I created the following list with my Top 10 e-Learning blog posts for 2010. The following list is in chronological order. Enjoy! => Which is your favorite e-Learning blog post for 2010? Please share it with us by leaving a comment! by Cathy on 09/21/2010 Do we really need narration? Thank you for your comment.

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

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Mozealous by Dave Mozealous Mozeaulous.com focuses on Articulate technology and user experience related topics. And it's not just about Articulate at all, though quite a few tips relate to PowerPoint. News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/21/2010 The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs After a long research, I have created a list of the most updated and popular e-learning blogs regarding e-learning. Learn from the experts! Get new ideas and tips! Learning Acupuncture by Eric A.

DevLearn 2013 Summary

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The conference and the exhibition were organized by the eLearning Guild, which is one of the most active and dominant elearning communities (The second one being ASTD). Let’s start from a well-known vendor – Articulate, which continues to develop tools for tests. Articulate has recently made an attempt to introduce elements of content-authoring tools into their assessment editor.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Objection to Learning Objectives

Learning Visions

165) Create a scenario showing the risk of what could happen if the learner doesnt learn the content -- and the benefits that will happen when she does Create a Game Quiz (p. 166) Instead of a traditional, boring assessment, create a game-like quiz. ASTD Keynote: “People Lie&# Richard Hilleman Electr. Learning objectives clarify exactly what it is youre trying to teach.

ADL accepts eFront as SCORM 2004 adopter

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 4/08/2010 ADL accepts eFront as SCORM 2004 adopter eFront is an LMS commited to international standards. Through time we offered support for SCORM 1.2 and IMS Common Catridge and with version 3.6 we offer support for the latest iteration of SCORM 2004, its 4th edition.

The gradebook module

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 7/23/2010 The gradebook module The brand new eFronts gradebook module combines results from online activities (tests, participation, projects) and offline activities (written tests, teacher judgment,) to produce grades for users. Lets see a practical example.

Exclusive offers for eFront facebook fans

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 4/13/2010 Exclusive offers for eFront facebook fans In a step towards an integrated social media strategy, Epignosis has announced that will proceed to 26 successive biweekly exclusive offers just for the fans of the eFront page on facebook. Posted by ???????? ?. ???????

Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 6/01/2010 Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3 eFront 3.6.3 which has just been released by the way) introduces a shift from a Lesson-centric to a Course-centric eFront. We have made several interface and language changes to facilitate this move with minimum impact on upgrades.

5 things you (perhaps) don't know about eFront

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 9/22/2010 5 things you (perhaps) dont know about eFront Through time eFront has become extra feature rich. However, any added functionality comes with an increased level of complexity as well; a complexity that can hide a function in favor of another. Powered by Blogger

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Im Mrs. Dalloway

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Take the Book Quiz at the Blue Pyramid. Reflecting on #ASTD10 Recommended: "In Defense of the LMS" Chicago Bound: Kineo at ASTD ICE #astd10 One Year on at Kineo #yam Now that’s an Enterprise Moodle! -- Kineo Moodle f. ASTD Keynote: “People Lie&# Richard Hilleman Electr. Not quite there yet. But I did learn that I am like Mrs. Dalloway. So simple. Ice nine.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Pretesting: Why bother?

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Well, I recently took Will Thalheimers Original Learning Research Quiz which had me rethinking the whole point of prequestions/pretesting. Reflecting on #ASTD10 Recommended: "In Defense of the LMS" Chicago Bound: Kineo at ASTD ICE #astd10 One Year on at Kineo #yam Now that’s an Enterprise Moodle! -- Kineo Moodle f. eLearning Guild’s 2010 Salary Report ID Live with John Graves ► April (5) Audio Interview with Tom Kuhlmann of Articulate Book Review: Love is the Killer App Kineo Insights Webinar: Aligning eLearning with B. Take the Survey! eLearnin.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Currently Working On.

Learning Visions

Earn charms for a charm bracelet by successfully completing a little quiz in each room of the house. Reflecting on #ASTD10 Recommended: "In Defense of the LMS" Chicago Bound: Kineo at ASTD ICE #astd10 One Year on at Kineo #yam Now that’s an Enterprise Moodle! -- Kineo Moodle f. ASTD Keynote: “People Lie&# Richard Hilleman Electr. Right on. Much juggling.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Client is Addicted: Audio in eLearning

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My favorite request for audio from a client: "Can we have the background score of Who wants to be a Millionaire while the user is on a quiz page?" 6:48 AM Laura Whitehead said. Reflecting on #ASTD10 Recommended: "In Defense of the LMS" Chicago Bound: Kineo at ASTD ICE #astd10 One Year on at Kineo #yam Now that’s an Enterprise Moodle! -- Kineo Moodle f. But I caved.

2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Tony Karrer

Grade: A #6 - Greater Domination by Leading Tool Vendors - Captivate, Articulate, Lectora, Camtasia Captivate 4 is going to be a great tool. Articulate has a great tool set. We may also see use of Flash Quiz Tools , polls, survey tools or something like Harbinger Knowledge's Team Pod. One of my most popular posts each year is my list of predictions. tools. As such, eLearning 2.0

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