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Learning with e's
FEBRUARY 8, 2016
As you might expect, I encourage my students to blog regularly to support their learning. have written extensively on the benefits of academic blogging , but perhaps the two most important positive outcomes are personal reflection and public dialogue. The former is self explanatory, allowing students to crystallise their thinking and articulate themselves in a concrete form.
Why I blog
JULY 8, 2014
I’ve been blogging for several years now, and a question that continually pops up is why do I do it? blog primarily for myself. I use writing as a vehicle for my thinking. By presenting my thoughts to the world, I need to understand them, and articulate them effectively for others to understand. The tag line of my blog is provoking deeper thinking.
Seven reasons teachers should blog
Learning with e's
JULY 5, 2011
I have written extensively on what makes a good blogpost and why it is so powerful. F rom personal experience blogging is one of the most beneficial professional development activities I have ever engaged with. learn more from blogging than I do from almost any other activity I participate in. Here are 7 good reasons why teachers should blog: 1) Blogging causes you to reflect.
Printing Slides in Articulate Storyline 2
APRIL 28, 2016
It’s not uncommon for Articulate Storyline developers to want to create a way for their learners to print a current slide for later reference. The sample Storyline file mentioned in the video will be coming shortly and added to this blog once uploaded. He is an Articulate MVP. James The post Printing Slides in Articulate Storyline 2 appeared first on eLearning Brothers.
Yukon Learning Launches “The Articulate Trainer” Blog by News Editor
Learning Solutions Magazine
MARCH 19, 2015
Building on its commitment to make eLearning easy for everyone, Yukon Learning announces the launch of a new blog, “The. Articulate Trainer.” The blog promises answers to common questions and advice for building effective eLearning using. Articulate tools. Design & Development Tools Getting Started Professional Development Rapid Development
Top 25 Rapid eLearning Blog Posts
APRIL 21, 2010
thought it would be a good idea to share my list of top 25 blog posts on the subject. Some of the posts are on specific tools (like Articulate) but generally you will find them equally useful for any rapid tool/framework you use. Articulate has me lost for words. Related posts: Our Blog Turns One Today Why Use ActionScript 3.0 in Flash Based eLearning Development?
Learning with e's
OCTOBER 3, 2011
The academic world doesn't tend to value blogging as much as it does formally peer-reviewed publications. However, as a growing number of academics, many highly respected by their peers, migrate away from the closed journal system and refuse to dance any longer to the old tune, greater numbers will be publishing not only in open access journals, but also on blogs. Unported License.
Converting a Course From Articulate Studio ’09 to Articulate Studio ’13
MARCH 11, 2014
(Guest blog post by Diane Elkins, author of E-Learning Uncovered: Articulate Studio ’13. Get her exclusive Articulate Studio ’13 book free, a $34.95 The Articulate Studio ’13 Player. Get Diane Elkins’ book, E-Learning Uncovered: Articulate Studio ’13 , before anyone else, when you purchase an eLearning Brothers Library subscription.
Articulate Storyline- The Life-saver of E-learning Developers
JUNE 21, 2016
Articulate Storyline is one such rapid authoring tool which has proved to be the life-saver of many e-learning developers. Read the blog to learn more! There are some features in Articulate Storyline which come in handy when you are out to develop an e-learning course, especially when you have very tight deadlines and less development time. Hope you find this blog useful.
Limiting Numeric User Entry in Articulate Storyline
B Online Learning
MAY 12, 2015
The question below came up in one of our recent Articulate Storyline 2 workshops: “How do I stop my learners from inserting a decimal point in a numeric entry box” I thought this might make a nice blog post and also show some of the cool things you can do with layers, triggers and states […]. Articulate eLearning Development authoring tools rapid authoring tools storyline
The 4 pillars of blogging
APRIL 19, 2010
I have been blogging for some time now, and I can honestly say that it’s been a growth journey. started blogging primarily for myself – essentially to organise and articulate the thoughts in my own head. Recently, a few people have been asking me for blogging advice, mainly around getting started. call these my 4 pillars of blogging. 1. Guiding principles.
Introducing the eLearning Challenges Blog Series
MARCH 23, 2013
We’re pleased to announce a new blog series called eLearning Challenges. We are genuinely excited by the growth of mobile learning and game based learning solutions in the workplace… and many of the examples and case studies we will show in this blog series indeed fall into these categories. It looks at the real issues our clients face when developing learning solutions.
7 Microinteractions You will Love in the new Articulate Studio 13 [Review]
OCTOBER 8, 2013
The New Articulate Studio ’13. While reading this book, I was also beta testing Articulate Studio ’13, and then suddenly I understood why so many people rave about Articulate products , it’s the microinteractions felt throughout the entire customer experience, from the way the products are built, sold, used by the customers, and supported by the community.
Crafting Feedback in Articulate
SEPTEMBER 18, 2011
The Development Tool Matters, in this case Articulate. Ok.enough idealism.let's get realistic. I had a project come in the other day where the client requested to use Articulate. The client really liked the look and feel of previous projects designed with Articulate. Articulate does have a very nice look and feel. Most e-learning developers can recognize Captivate text bubbles or an Articulate table of contents when they see one. Hacking (eh, Crafting) Feedback in Articulate. Articulate Quizmaker has a great way of handling feedback. Images?
Let’s Get Ready to Rumble! Articulate vs Captivate vs Storyline
MARCH 20, 2013
(Note: This is Part 1 of a 4 part series comparing Articulate Presenter, Captivate, and Storyline. Subscribe to the blog at the bottom of the post to be updated when Part 2 is published.) Articulate vs Captivate vs Storyline appeared first on Social Learning Blog. Development Tools eLearning Software Reviews Articulate Presenter Captivate StorylineRecently my colleague, Eric, and I had the opportunity of working simultaneously on 3 different eLearning [.] The post Let’s Get Ready to Rumble!
Articulate 2.0 – Effectively engaging!
DECEMBER 15, 2014
But, with Storyline 2, Articulate have excelled themselves. Blog Blogs e-Learning Instructional design Rapid development Creating a sequel is easier said than done. We’ve seen some software, games and movies losing the plot completely. Storyline 2 includes.
7 reasons why the new Articulate Storyline is a Game-Changer for eLearning
MAY 2, 2012
First, let me start by congratulating everyone who works for Articulate for the launch of Storyline. However if there’s a company that can do it, that is certainly Articulate. have been a fan of Articulate for a long time even as I worked for Adobe on the Captivate and eLearning Suite products. So here it goes, these are the things that have impressed me about Storyline, some are features but I also consider the intangibles, such as Articulate’s community, to be important factors too, which is why I put the Articulate Community at the top of the list. 1.
Articulate Storyline Review
SEPTEMBER 27, 2013
For additional eLearning reviews, read our Adobe Captivate review as well as our Articulate Presenter review. Subscribe to the blog below to be notified when part 4 is published. Articulate Storyline is a standalone software (no longer married to Powerpoint) […] The post Articulate Storyline Review appeared first on Social Learning Blog.
Articulate Storyline Tips in Under 140 Characters: Part II
MAY 5, 2016
In my last pos t, you saw our recent crowdsourcing experiment to showcase the generosity and sense of community that exists with Articulate users from the E-Learning Heroes (ELH) Community. For our experiment, we took to Twitter and asked our followers to share their best Articulate Storyline tips, in 140 characters or less, using the hashtag #Storyline140. Stylized Image Fills.
3 Defining Features of Articulate Storyline
MAY 16, 2012
Articulate Storyline has been surrounded by a lot of hype for quite some time, and its launch has been no exception. Storyline continues on the success of the Articulate Studio product line with a new, yet familiar feeling authoring tool. While no longer a PowerPoint plugin like Articulate Presenter, Storyline maintained an interface very similar to PowerPoint. Character Packs.
Creating interactive and engaging e-content: Experiences with Articulate Storyline
NOVEMBER 26, 2013
Articulate Storyline is a rapid authoring tool that has fast garnered popularity within a year of its launch in early 2012. Articulate Storyline has a minimum learning curve as it is very easy to use and explore. There is a variety of options available – import files from PowerPoint, MS Word, Quizmaker or any content developed with the Articulate Studio’09.
The New Articulate Storyline iPad App and mLearning [VIDEOS]
MAY 11, 2012
Because of that constant pursuit of new ideas, metaphors and new tools, what started as a simple project in order to try out the shiny new Articulate Storyline product, ended up being an interesting demo that includes plenty in the way of interactivity. via The Next Generation of E-Learning » The Rapid eLearning Blog. via A new methaphor for e-Learning – Challenge to learn.
Gamification Blog Book Tour, Week Four Stops and Week Two Recap
MAY 6, 2012
The Gamification of Learning and Instruction blog book tour has been a lot of fun, with interesting comments and exciting dialogues and some in-person stops. Next, the tour stopped by the Word of Mouth Blog , sponsored by Articulate. The post had to be moved from its originally scheduled date because of the long awaited release of Articulate’s Storyline which was scheduled on the same day as the original blog tour stop on Word of Mouth. Here are the stops for week four and a recap of week three. Week Four: May 7: Mike Qaissaunee Frequently Asked Q.
Best eLearning Resources of 2014
DECEMBER 30, 2014
Here’s a collection of the popular posts and blogs from the past year. 10 Must-Know Features for Articulate Storyline 2. How to Make Dynamic User Data In Articulate Storyline. How to Embed a PDF Viewer in Articulate Storyline. Free Articulate Storyline 2 Templates. Without a great team of eLearning developers, we couldn’t have done so many awesome blogs.
More Articulate Storyline Development Timesavers
SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
One year ago, I wrote a blog post about Articulate Storyline Development Timesavers. To change this setting: Click the Articulate button. The post More Articulate Storyline Development Timesavers appeared first on E-Learning Uncovered I love sharing the things I do and use to save time in e-learning production. In this post, I’m going to share some more. But wait!
508 Compliance using Articulate Storyline
NOVEMBER 17, 2014
Blog NewsWestpac, an Australian-based client, recently asked us to take a cultural awareness training course we previously built for them and make it 508 compliant. Section 508, an amendment to the United States Rehabilitation Act of 1973, is a federal law mandating that all electronic and information technology developed, procured and maintained be accessible to people with […].
Top 10 e-Learning Blog posts for 2010
DECEMBER 26, 2010
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. Enjoy! => Which is your favorite e-Learning blog post for 2010? Hi Susan, Your blog ([link] is a great resource for the eLearning community. The following list is in chronological order.
Make Learning An Experience. Blend It! | Social Learning Blog
MARCH 6, 2011
Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Make Learning An Experience. Software tools such as Articulate Presenter or Adobe Presenter allow you to transition your current PowerPoint into a streamlined e-Learning modules complete with narration, interactive quizzes, and Flash-based output compression. Blog this!
The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs
NOVEMBER 21, 2010
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. Enjoy! => If you believe that an e-Learning blog worths to be included in this list please write a comment with a link to the blog. Multimedia Learning by David Anderson The blog focuses on e-Learning design and development. Hi everybody, thank you for blog links.
E-Learning Uncovered | Blog
MAY 15, 2011
Follow Us on Twitter Sign Up For Our Mailing List Subscribe to the RSS Feed Contact Us E-Learning Uncovered E-Learning Uncovered Home Concept to Execution Articulate Lectora Other Topics Blog Custom Development Review of Snap! by Lectora – a PowerPoint authoring tool à la Articulate. Today they announced their 1.1 update. How It Works The concept is pretty simple. You [.]
The Best EDU Blogs on the Planet!
SEPTEMBER 11, 2009
TOP BLOGS! blogs or sites of this and that. Most of them just vomit out lists, without putting much effort to justify their claims, or at least say why the selected blogs should be on the list. Actually, what I would want to see is simply what so special about the blog selected, and why should I follow it. Probably because my blog at that time (2007) was rather unknown.
Articulate Storyline Variables – Number Variables
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
In my last Articulate Storyline post I talked about variables in general and then went into more detail with explaining how text variables would work. Number variables within Articulate Storyline have one purpose and that is to store and keep track of a number. They tasked me with thinking how to do this within Articulate Storyline. Articulate Storyline Storyline Scores.
eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms
MAY 11, 2016
Digitec, Instructional Designer, Jennifer Ritter wrote a blog about this recently explaining, “I now realize that I was raised with game-based learning. Andragogy- Periodically you’ll see this word in blogs on course creation from instructional designers debating the best practices for teaching content and encouraging retention. Courses in an LMS usually fall into this category.
Who is the Blended Learner?
B Online Learning
APRIL 10, 2016
This is the second blog in a series that looks at the learning principles behind blended learning, the needs of the audience and how these are determined, the technologies available and combining all these aspects together. The needs of the learner are paramount when developing a single course, an entire curriculum or a blended training program, as […].
Gamification Blog Book Tour, Week Four Stops and Week Two Recap
The Learning Circuits
MAY 6, 2012
The Gamification of Learning and Instruction blog book tour has been a lot of fun, with interesting comments and exciting dialogues and some in-person stops. Next, the tour stopped by the Word of Mouth Blog , sponsored by Articulate. Here are the stops for week four and a recap of week three. You can read the review here. The meeting was a lot of fun. So we did a little switch.
8 eLearning Quiz Design Tips
APRIL 1, 2016
You probably didn’t picture something like this: Well, that’s the quiz eLearning great, Jackie Van Nice , designed for an Articulate Heroes Weekly Challenge on Spelling Bees and Interactive Vocabulary Quizzes. You may not know it, but most of the good quiz authoring tools (Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, Lectora Inspire, etc) give you total control over your quiz design.
Articulate Storyline Variables – Text Variables
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
One of the best parts of Articulate Storyline that really makes it so flexible is the ability to use variables. Variables have been around for awhile in programming so it is nothing new but Articulate has made it easy for your average Joe to be able to use and create variables. These types of variables store different types of values. I am going to talk about each of them in different blog posts and show different examples but for this blog I am going to talk about Text variables. want to first start out by creating a new project in Articulate Storyline.
What Makes Blended Learning Work
B Online Learning
MARCH 9, 2016
This blog series looks at the learning principles behind blended learning, the needs of the audience and how these are determined, the technologies available and combining all these aspects together. The term blended learning has been bandied about for just about as long as I can remember during my 20 odd years in the training and […].
This Week in mLearning Podcast – A Review of Articulate Storyline [Episode 5]
MAY 14, 2012
Pebble is a customizable e-paper watch, promoted by Kickstarter , a funding platform. 2- Articulate Storyline: killer features and performance limitations. 3- Articulate Community. 4- Articulate Storyline´s mobile story and challenges for the future (SCORM support, security, etc). 5- Articulate Storyline compared with Adobe Captivate. 6- Apps of the week: Wolfenstein 3D (free game) and Zite (personalized magazine). Welcome episode #5 of our new podcast entitled “ This Week in mLearning. ” In case you missed previous episodes, you can find them HERE. Send to Kindle.
Avoid Confusion: Hide the SumTotal LMS Player Controls Using Articulate Storyline 2
JUNE 30, 2016
recenly worked on a e-learning course developed using the rapid authoring tool, Articulate Storyline and published it to SumTotal LMS. So in this blog post, I’m going to share how you can hide the navigation elements at top of the course provided by the SumTotal LMS. 1. Now your course will be free of the Navigation bar on top of the Articulate course.
The Four Stages of Learning
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
Check out this blog post on how education and marketing must work together in eLearning). Issues can arise when you combine unconscious competence learners with unconscious incompetence learners because neither of them can articulate the skill. 5) Fifth stage. I recently had an interesting conversation about life and how life lessons occur in stages. Ignorance is no longer bliss.
The Top 11 Tools for Mobile eLearning Development
FEBRUARY 19, 2014
Articulate Storyline : Articulate’s popular course authoring program allows you to publish training content as wither a native iOS app for iPads, or, using HTML5, as a web-app as well. It also integrates with Tin-Can API enabled LMSs. If you’re not getting into the mobile game with your training and eLearning initiatives, you’re falling behind. Tools for Web-Based eLearning Apps.
6 Reasons Why Responsive Design Makes sense as the Future of e-Learning and m-Learning Design
MARCH 4, 2015
via 10 Things Adobe gets Right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8 [Review] | The mLearning Revolution Blog. Take for example Articulate Storyline 2 which does not support Responsive Design and Adobe Captivate 8, which does. In Articulate Storyline, things are not so simple. 2014 " The mLearning Revolution Blog ". How many devices do you own? Here’s another one.
“I’m sorry, what do you mean by that?” – a blog about verbal communication skills
OCTOBER 1, 2012
If Darwin had articulated his theory of natural selection in words that only a minority of people understood, would it have been able to knock ‘Creationism’ off the top spot as the explanation of the origin of man? Blog Darwin Das Kapital Ezra Pound Hayek Instructional design Karl Marx verbal communication skillsI was at a party the other day which involved meeting and speaking to lots of people I hadn’t met before. One of the guests, a tall unshaven man holding a plate full of buffet food, introduced himself and asked me what I did. My motivations are rather obtuse.”.
Updated E-Leaning Authoring Tools Comparison
JUNE 24, 2014
You can learn more about my thoughts on Captivate 8’s responsive design and geolocation features in my recent ATD Learning Technologies blog post. Uncategorized 508 Adobe Captivate analysis articulate Articulate Storyline Articulate Studio authoring tools captivate design development e-learning e-learning design eLearning lectora mobile resources Notable Changes.