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30+ Ideas for eLearning Portfolio Samples

Experiencing eLearning

What if you can’t use any samples of your existing work due to confidentiality or security requirements? For example, the Instructional Designer or eLearning Developer demo in my portfolio is based on an activity I originally created for a health care client. For many people, the best solution is creating new content from scratch. Create handouts in PowerPoint.

eLearning Example – Make Compliance Courses Engaging


One of the ways I become a better eLearning designer is by finding good examples and trying to replicate the elements I like. Recently, my friend Brooke Schepker from Yukon Learning shared a sample course. View the sample course. Yukon was bold in selecting a compliance course as an example and kudos to them for showing us a better approach. Well done!

Creating PDF Forms

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Whether you are creating a form from scratch or updating an existing one, I bet I can show you a few things you didn't know about PDF forms. Creating a New PDF Form. Regardless of which application you use to create the initial document, you can make it into a form in Adobe Acrobat. Keep in mind that if you can print a document, you can usually create a PDF. 

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Sample branching scenario + cool tool

Making Change

The links you create determine the path that the learner takes through the records. Here’s the flowchart view, which Twine automatically creates as you link your scenes (click for a bigger image): Twine offers some advantages over other ways to write scenarios. Use simple codes to keep track of variables or limit learners’ choices (not shown in the sample scenario).

4 Smart Ways to Create mLearning

This high-energy session looks at four smart approaches for creating effective mobile learning. Learn about different examples of mobile learning and which authoring tool is right for you We drill down on important aspects of successful mobile learning authoring, including responsive design, device orientation, use of video, and delivering and tracking mobile learning.

3 Adobe Captivate E-learning Examples

CommLab India

Over the years, it has not only maintained its strength of creating seamless software training simulations, but has also evolved as a full fledged and powerful e-learning rapid authoring tool with the ability to create amazing interactive, scenario-based, guided, and other e-learning courses. Let’s see a few sample e-learning courses developed by CommLab India using this very tool.

Not All Micro-Learning is Created Equal

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single piece of micro-learning content, for example, might be a short video that’s just a few minutes long and contain a few key points or tips on single topic. Videos, for example, in the 60 to 90 second range are consumed, but are so short that little content can be successfully conveyed. The average successful podcast, for example, is 22 minutes long.

PowerPoint: Create an Infographic

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by AJ George  If you need to create an Infographic, there are better programs than PowerPoint that you could use. In the example below I want to have the arrow shape start on this slide and seamlessly continue onto the next slide when I collage them together.  From the top of the screen, click the  Create New Collage  tool. Opt for a Simple Background.

4 Steps to Creating a Portfolio of your eLearning Projects


This post provides four quick steps on how to create a winning eLearning portfolio. Authoring Tool eLearning tools training eLearning projects eLearning samples online samples training projects If you already have a portfolio, use these steps to update it. Your next eLearning opportunity may hinge on an updated winning portfolio! 1. Locate all [.].

Training Plan Template

Plans Are Hard, So Ask Questions Create a training plan… go! Examples: • All new employees • Customer Service Representatives • Inside Salespeople • Outside Salespeople • Employees with a tenure greater than one year Whatever your roles are, record them in the first column of the Training. As an example, let’s look at a Customer Service Representative with the. What should be.

How to Create eLearning Using PowerPoint

Association eLearning

Having a solid foundation in PowerPoint is a must when using rapid content authoring tools to create online learning. To create interactive and attractive online courses, you just need to know how to utilize the advanced capabilities available to you. Here are some Do’s and Don’ts for creating engaging eLearning courses entirely with PowerPoint: Do. Example. Don’t.

Seven musts for creating effective elearning

Challenge to Learn

Many new eLearning authors create eLearning with a presentation (PowerPoint) mindset. But creating a course is very different from creating a presentation. This article contains seven tips that will help you to create more engaging and effective eLearning modules. Based on your course goal, you can create one or more (learning) objectives. This is the wrong way.

4 Excellent Examples of E-learning Courses

CommLab India

In this blog, I would like to share 4 inspiring e-learning courses that’ll help you come up with good ideas to create memorable learning experiences. 1. Well, movie-based learning will help you grab learners’ attention as it creates a deeper neural connection with the content. Scores, count-downs, levels, challenges, sound effects that create a gaming feel. Why we like it!

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5 Good E-learning Examples Created Using Lectora Inspire

CommLab India

The rapid authoring tool is power-packed with various features that make e-learning development easy and efficient. 1 Let us now look at 5 examples of online courses developed using Lectora Inspire. 1. This e-learning module, a fine example of the gamified online course development capabilities of Lectora Inspire 16, engages learners very effectively. Sales Process 1. Word Scramble 2.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

And for good reason as it has many advantages:  It offers a breadth of course topics, relevant to many, and readily available.  It also creates a common language across the organization, and it improves on-the- job performance—all at a cost more reasonable than custom elearning.  OTS courseware relieves overburdened trainers and human resource managers of. For example, you might schedule.

Cool Interactive Video Example for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Earlier I shared a nice example of a gamified elearning course. Today I’d like to share a really neat example of an interactive video scenario. This This example comes via the fine folks at SpongeUk who do some really cool work and said I can share it. View the Interactive Video Example. believe that was the case with this example. SOLD OUT. Register here.

Learning Analytics: A great boost for creating Learner Centric eLearning


This term has been creating a lot of buzz for the past few years. This in turn can help in creating a ‘learner centric’ learning experience and environment. For example, the incapability of learning platforms to capture learning experiences, accurately and meaningfully is one big hindrance. I am sure you already know about ‘analytics’. Well, yes. How does it work for eLearning?

Secret to Creating Self-Motivated Learners

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It can also be a great way to collect examples. When was the last time you got excited about learning something new? Maybe it was the first time you said something in another language or played a song on a musical instrument. Why was this experience exciting? Your learners’ interest in your association’s educational offerings works the same way. Offer what they want. Get them involved.

Scenario example: Chainsaw training!

Making Change

More scenario examples. I’ve set up a scenario design headquarters on my site. In that section, you’ll find more scenario examples , along with a research summary, a link to all scenario posts, and some tips on using Twine , the free editor I used to create the scenario in this post. What’s the best way to teach people to cut down a tree? Spoiler alert!

Workbook: Gamification and Your Enterprise Learning Strategy

within a classroom: examples that we’re all familiar with include flight simulators, or survival. Gamified systems are created in such a way as to capitalize on people’s intrinsic desire to. Because it’s fun, it creates less resistance. Example 2: Ethicon (a J&J company) was looking for a way to increase employee product knowledge to drive sales. Introduction.3 engaging.

How To Create Engaging ELearning


Creating online courses today is easy. Creating effective and engaging elearning content is a little more difficult. If you are unsure on how to create more engaging courses for your elearning program, then the infographic below (created by TalentLMS ) briefly outlines best-practice methodology. ELearning courses that engage the learner are often the most effective.

How To: Creating the Mindflash Example Course


Many customers have reached out to Mindflash recently asking how we created our Mindflash Example Courses so we decided to put together a blog post to share the steps we followed. This article will walk you through the best tools to use and the best practices to follow in order to create the best video and audio for your online course. Voice Overs and Screen Captures. Zoom H4n.

How to create efficient quizzes?


This engages the attention and creates reflection throughout the lesson. In that case this should be known to the student , so it doesn’t create pressure but curiosity. Example of an inappropriate question – first and second option are too similar. Example of feedback given after the student completed the question. Students shouldn’t only be listeners. Feedback?

How to Create Engaging Video-based eLearning

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An example of this concept in action would be: when television shows ask viewers a multiple choice question before cutting to a commercial break. For example, a medical association could record a screencast of the mouse pointing to different parts of an organ to explain the human anatomy. Another example is showing a walk-through of computer software used for systems training.

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Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program

is often wide: creating better management. can you do with the tools you have to create a. LEARN DISCUSS PROGRESS PRACTICE REVIEW STRUCTURE OF A PROFICIENCY JOURNEY 6 312-846-6656 Let’s look at an example. creating around improving feedback. LEARN: TAKE TRAINING: We’ve created some great learning. practical case studies and examples.

Learn to create infographics like a boss!

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

You will also get started with a very cool free tool for creating infographics online: Piktochart.   Bring with you: examples, ideas, and some creative juice! Anybody who wants to understand how to use and create attention-grabbing infographics. Infographics with Piktochart: Quick Start. An effective infographic has the power to inform, impress, and influence. As learning tools, infographics can support learning transfer and retention. On top of all that, they are FUN to concoct! You will be introduced to some infographics that work well--and some that do not.

Check Out This Gamified E-Learning Example

Rapid eLearning

Gamified E-Learning Example. Key Points of Gamified E-Learning Example. Created custom navigation rather than use the default player. Timer based interactivity to create a sense of urgency. One of the best ways to build better elearning is by looking at different examples , deconstruct them, and then apply what you learn to your own courses. Progress indicators.

How to Create an Interactive Image Template

Rapid eLearning

Interactive Image Example. Here are some tutorials that walk through how I created the zoom in and out effect in this elearning template. Tutorial 2: Create the zoom in and out effect (this is the main tutorial). As a bonus, I used the same image to create a free PowerPoint template. Create additional slides in the template and add the characters. Updated agenda.

How to Create Animated.GIFs for Free

Rapid eLearning

Sometimes, it’s easier to create animated.gifs. And here’s an easy way to create them for free. Create Animated.GIFs for Free with Screen2Gif. It’s created by Nicke Manarin , so be sure to give him props or send him a few bucks for his efforts. Play Around with Quality and Recording Size When Creating Animated.GIFs. They’re easy to create.

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Microlearning Whitepaper: Small Bites, Big Impact

But this doesn’t mean that microlearning is simply about creating 1-minute videos or putting. created equal. Supports multiple content formats to suit various learning needs It should also support microlearning content of various types, including video, Tin Can, SCORM, text or images; which allows you to leverage existing content and create new. Axonify creates a continuous.

Creating Effective Job Aids – Common Mistakes to avoid


As corporate training and eLearning is turning shorter and practical, the importance of job aids to supplement learning is getting highlighted. L & D teams are now emphasizing on creating a coherent learning environment for their employees, by using job aids to complement the courses. Here are a few common mistakes that can, and should be avoided when creating job aids. 1.

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Active Learning in the Online Classroom: Examples and Ideas

eLearning Acupuncture

It engages learners into activities that help them clarify, investigate, apply, create and integrate knowledge. Someone recently told me that they heard of an approach where all the boring content delivery lecture material is put online so that more active learning can take place in the classroom. They then asked me if this was the best approach for online learning?

5 Easy Steps to Creating Interactive Simulations in Storyline 2

eLearning Brothers

For that reason, today, we’re going to provide five easy steps to help you create engaging, interactive simulations using Storyline 2. You can then choose one of the two pre-formatted ratios mentioned above, or you can create a custom size. In Storyline, there are four basic options from which to select when creating your simulation: Video on a single slide. View mode steps.

3 Vital Steps For Creating Storyline Game Zen Part II

eLearning Brothers

There are many different ways to track and present the amount of tries someone has (or doesn’t have); it is really up to your imagination and the time you are willing to spend creating it. will be walking you through the method to create a simple attempt tracker and how it can be integrated into your Storyline game. In this example, I am giving them three chances.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

little emphasis on creating an environment in which. She finds some great articles and even some free elearning to help her gain a deeper understanding of SMART and get exposure to a number of cases and examples. Now, what Sue did in our example scenario wasn’t. create their own journey to proficiency, we can create. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR.

Five Tips for Creating Effective Learning Videos

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As a former instructional designer, I’m very intrigued by this notion and I’m happy to share with you… Five Tips for Creating Effective Learning Videos. This adds character and authenticity to your content, it allows you to create a personal bond with your viewers and also amplifies you as a recongizable brand.**. What advice do you have for creating more engaging videos?

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