Library Overview: Medical Images
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
Now you can get in on the action because we have a treasure trove of medical stock assets in our library to add to your collection. To that end, we have high definition images of most of the major human organs, each from various different angles. The post Library Overview: Medical Images appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Someone needs to train all those newbies, right?
The Definition of Great Lectora Templates
MARCH 10, 2016
Become a member today and find these and other handy tools for streamlined eLearning in our Lectora template library , which is built directly into the Lectora Inspire interface. The post The Definition of Great Lectora Templates appeared first on eLearning Brothers. eLearning eLearning Template Library Featured Lectora Resources Products/Services ResourcesFlash Cards.
New Drag and Drop Templates Added to Adobe Captivate 9 Assets Library
JUNE 28, 2016
It provides an opportunity for your learner to visually make associations about everything from terms and definitions to steps in a process. Guest Blog by: Thomas Reyes-Cairo, Community Manager at eLearning Brothers The drag and drop interaction is often a stalwart staple of standard eLearning courses everywhere. And why wouldn’t it be? We think Adobe […]. How do I.
4 Captivate Templates to Improve Your Orientation Course
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
Click on the image to view the template in the library. Click on the image to view the template in the library. It’s definitely good for new employees to know who they can go to for questions and who are the founders and/or executives they might see walking around the building. Click on the image to view the template in the library. Company History.
4 Revealing Articulate Storyline Templates
JANUARY 18, 2016
The click-and-reveal interaction is a tool used frequently throughout eLearning courses and is a very common Articulate Storyline template found in our library. Click to view this template in the library! This simple, but useful, template is a great way to sort and store terms and definitions that you need a learner to understand prior to completion of a course.
Bringing the Great Outdoors into Your eLearning
MARCH 1, 2016
If you want to experience a warrior-like feeling akin to scaling El Capitan without a safety line (not recommended), but want to do so in style, try one of our many eLearning templates (definitely recommended). eLearning eLearning Template Library Featured Instructional Design Resources Products/Services ResourcesBut I digress. Tent stakes. Glamping. TWO TWIN BEDS! Preparedness.
Fill in the Gap with PowerPoint Graphics
MARCH 8, 2016
Click on the image to see this template in the library! Click on the image to see this template in the library! Click on the image to see this template in the library! Well this is definitely the graphic for that. Take a look and see how our PowerPoint Graphic Library can help you fill in the gap in your eLearning needs! But what about what’s in the middle?
3 New Captivate Knowledge Checks to Put Into Action
JUNE 13, 2016
Simply drop each word tile to its corresponding definition and voilà! Adobe Captivate Resources eLearning eLearning Template Library Featured Products/Services ResourcesOne handy utility of Adobe Captivate is the option to include shared actions. Simply Drag and Drop. blue and teal beauty! This is a simple drag and drop interaction to test your learners’ vocabularies.
Incorporate Lectora Course Starters into Your eLearning
APRIL 21, 2016
The old adage “time is money” definitely still rings true in this day and age. Click on the image to view this template in the library! Click on the image to view this template in the library! Click on the image to view this template in the library! eLearning eLearning Template Library Featured Lectora Resources Products/Services Resourcesright away.
Ah, Wilderness: Outdoorsy Lectora Templates
JULY 7, 2016
The Tent Dragger harnesses the power of the learner’s inner camper and asks them to drag tent shapes from their label to a corresponding definition. eLearning eLearning Template Library Featured Lectora Resources Products/Services ResourcesThere’s something primal in all of us that occasionally craves to get back to our roots and leave civilization behind for a while.
The Responsive Course Design Storyboard Kit
DECEMBER 7, 2015
eLearning eLearning Template Library Featured Lectora Resources Products/Services ResourcesAs you may or may not know, Lectora Online has recently released with a new Responsive Course Design feature built in. This feature will be coming to the next release of Lectora Inspire, as well. That’s where this free Responsive Course Design Storyboard Kit from Trivantis comes into play.
Social Networking – Library or Coffee Shop? Part I
JULY 27, 2009
There are numerous other reasons, but this issue of time, cost and complexity constraint is definitely a primary motivator. tools generally requires a much more “hands off” approach when it comes to crafting participant’s online learning environments and I often use the analogy of the library versus the coffee shop to explain it to other faculty. So, what does Web 2.0 Have Web 2.0
QR Codes: The nuts and bolts #QRCode #edtech #ukedchat
Dont Waste Your Time
JANUARY 17, 2011
In my first post about the codes - – I quoted this definition of a QR Code: “A QR Code is a matrix code (or two-dimensional bar code) created by Japanese corporation Denso-Wave in 1994.” QR Codes Android eBook iPhone Lecture Library Marketing Presentation QR Code Smart Phone TechnologyWhen I got over the initial “huh? What is a QR Code? Source: Wikipedia.
Learning Objects: A Practical Definition (By Rory McGreal)
JULY 23, 2007
Metadata makes it possible to select and integrate relevant learning experiences from a relatively small library of learning objects. Rory McGreal provides a rationale to relate variations in terminology into a single practical definition of Learning Objects. Link to article "Learning objects make it unnecessary to have thousands of iterations of the same teaching point. Reusable learning objects permit lessons to be generated and customized for specific groups or even for individuals. instructional design
Learning Objects: A Practical Definition (By Rory McGreal)
JULY 23, 2007
Metadata makes it possible to select and integrate relevant learning experiences from a relatively small library of learning objects. Rory McGreal provides a rationale to relate variations in terminology into a single practical definition of Learning Objects. Link to article "Learning objects make it unnecessary to have thousands of iterations of the same teaching point. Reusable learning objects permit lessons to be generated and customized for specific groups or even for individuals.
100 Twitter accounts for Philomaths (Lovers of Learning)
JULY 17, 2016
Internet Archive : @internetarchive digital library offering access to millions of free books, movies, and audio files, plus an archive of 450+ billion web pages. Library of Congress : @librarycongress World’s largest library. The British Library : @britishlibrary Keep up to date with all the news from the British Library. Wikipedia). Nostalgia.
Microlearning: Fab or Fad?
MARCH 18, 2015
The term hasn’t yet made its way into dictionaries, so a crowd-sourced definition seems appropriate, and Wikipedia’s has apparently been copied to a number of other places: Microlearning deals with relatively small learning units and short-term learning activities. Microlearning is definitely fab, and not a fad. Microlearning fits modern work styles. Thanks for reading!
3 ways of creating video-based online learning: An e-learning perspective
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
This client’s chosen training medium had always been the classroom environment, which is definitely a strong platform to impart communication skills because it provides opportunities for close social and inter-personal interactions. However, it also has some definite shortcomings – primarily low retention rates and lesser reach. Short video-based learning nuggets. Animated videos.
How We Learn – Capitalize On Knowing
JUNE 28, 2016
While, others must spend days scrutinizing a tidbit of information to determine its worth, write the virtual book, and shelf it in the library stacks in their mind. Also, the practice may aid in the process, but memorizing definitions for a quiz is most likely not going to yield long-term results. Convey teachings in a manner that doesn’t sound like a dictionary definition.
Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016
APRIL 12, 2016
Yes, I check out books from the library and read them. I also acquire and read them on my iPad, such as Jane’s great Modern Workplace Learning. In my queue is Jane Bozarth’s Show Your Work. . Omnigraffle is as always my diagramming tool, and it’s definitely a way I express and refine my thinking. It’s that time again: Jane Hart is running her 2016 (and 10th!) Top 100 Tools for Learning poll. She’s now asking that you categorize them as Education, Training & Performance Support, and/or Personal Learning & Productivity.
Creating avenues for On-Demand Learning in the Modern Workplace
MARCH 10, 2014
Off-the-Shelf Content Libraries. The Off-the-Shelf Content Libraries offer organizations ready access to high-quality, vetted and verified content, which is available in a variety of flexible formats to suit the learner. The training budget should take into account the cost of buying courses from the libraries from time to time – as per the needs of the learners.
Alternate Reality Games: a model for engagement?
JULY 14, 2016
That’s a very brief definition, but this video sums it up a lot better. To give it its most cynical definition, an ARG is essentially a publicity stunt – but even this definition doesn’t quite fit as one of the common factors of all ARGs is that they aren’t publicised. It takes a lot of work to create an effective training programme. Does that sound like you? In Conclusion….
How Microsoft Can Be A Digital Learning Powerhouse With It’s Lynda.com Acquisition
JULY 6, 2016
It’s definitely not Microsoft’s first foray into online learning, but it might be one of its most useful; especially when you consider that Microsoft is already the most significant source of certifications on LinkedIn today. While Microsoft may not have acquired LinkedIn solely for eLearning purposes, it will definitely be part of the strategy going forward. billion in 2015.
Illustration vs photography for elearning
JULY 14, 2016
Stock images Most stock image libraries include photos and illustrations. Unfortunately, finding exactly the right image from a stock library can be difficult and time-consuming. There are no definite answers to the question, “Which medium is better for my elearning?” Choosing a visual style for your elearning often comes down to illustrations versus photography.
Decisions, Decisions: To Buy, Build or Partner for Learning
JULY 13, 2016
Within this category, vendors offer general content libraries, specialized and technical content, or branded content based on a popular methodology or best-selling book. Defining what kind of learning the internal team can offer allows that team to become experts and to deliver the best of what’s possible within those definitions. When Buying Works. Tanner. When Building Works.
Current state of Gamification in the LMS Market
JUNE 29, 2015
86% wanted badges – within that, nearly 45% wanted a built-in badge library. They want more than the usual three – a built-in badge library to start with (at least 25 badges min.). 202 vendors have three gamification features – definitely an improvement from 2014. third factor is consumer knowledge – they ask for gamification, and clearly know what it is – at least in basic form of a leaderboard, badges, points, not necessarily the actual definition of it. . Built-in badge library (no-brainier). But you continue to try. Uh, oh.
The 5 Tech Developments Changing The LMS
JANUARY 20, 2016
LMSes have traditionally done a poor job of making a curated library of content available at the point of need. Few answers, but definitely a lot of talk.) No one’s positive how peer-to-peer learning will eventually work best, but one thing is certain: it is jarring for digital natives to go from a radically open arena of Likes and upvotes to an LMS that keeps them in solitary confinement.
Seven Ways to Use the iPad for Workplace Learning
FEBRUARY 9, 2010
High Def Video Libraries – High definition video is already a big part of our lives – YouTube, Vimeo and others support HD, having a handheld device the size of an iPad that’s capable of rendering HD video is special indeed. Workplaces can create their own HD video libraries. Video is effective for learning; customized high definition, anytime video will have a greater idea. 6. The ability to draw directly with your fingers versus a stylus or mouse is a definite plus for the iPad. 7. The iPad is here. How do you save and transfer documents to the iPad?
Smart Companies Support Informal Learning
OCTOBER 29, 2012
According to The eLearning Guild Research Library , studies show informal learning as a proportion of all workplace learning at more than 50% to 80%, and research shows that many workers say that informal workplace learning is far more important to them than workplace training programs. If they do they are likely to kill it. How can we define informal learning? Source: [link].
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine)
MARCH 26, 2008
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Top Ten AntiSpyware Apps from CNET | Main | Semi-Daily Quote/Lyric/Words of Others » March 26, 2008 "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine) ( LINK ) "This article investigates the use of social software applications indigital library environments. It examines the use of blogging softwareas an interface to digital library content stored in a separaterepository. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us
Top 7 Internet Tools to Brainstorm Ideas for Your MOOC
Your Training Edge
DECEMBER 7, 2015
Definitely worth checking out, based on the impressive list of names alone. Also partners with the British Library and the British Museum. 2. MindMeister. MOOCs are definitely the future. But, for the time being, let’s focus on why MOOCs are so effective and how you can use them to your advantage. Easier said than done, because great ideas don’t exactly grow on trees.
The Promise Of 3D Learning
AUGUST 10, 2011
Off-the-cuff, I think there are some definite reasons this is happening: System cost/cost of development – It isn’t budget friendly to implement a ‘behind the firewall’ system that allows for collaborative 3D. First, because the hardware till just a few years ago wasn’t very good at rendering 3D without the use of specialized hardware and drivers (graphic accelerator + GL library).
A Recipe for Explaining eLearning During Thanksgiving
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
Well, it’s definitely a New Digital World. I’m pulled in so many directions, I’d SNAP like a wishbone if it weren’t for a cornucopia of new tools eLearning tools that speed up my design and development process, and make my final products more engaging.”. Take the opportunity this holiday to use this recipe for explaining eLearning during thanksgiving. Good luck! YOU: “I don’t know.
Interactivity in e-Learning – Do you need to go up a level?
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
But games or experiential learning, will definitely cost you a more than a bit! These interactivities are simple, not difficult to develop and definitely take up the interest level of the learner by several notches. readymade template library of interesting mini games is best suited for clients who have limited budgets but want the e-content to be engaging.
Closed Captions in Online Videos
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
The ADA does not definitively say whether or not captions are needed for videos hosted online, but really: how could it? In 2010, Netflix was presented with a class action lawsuit for failing to providing captions for their entire library of videos. Closed Captioning, in terms of compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) , has become a hot topic. Give it a try today!
E-learning Tools: A Developer’s Review of Adobe Captivate 7
MARCH 19, 2014
Developers can also take advantage of an extensive library of pre-made interactions and templates. library of customizable interactivities, currently including 26 different types, which are all editable using the built-in Visual Editor. Captivate 7 includes a library of customizable interactivities. library of photo characters with a variety of poses is included. 3.
"Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine)
MARCH 26, 2008
This article investigates the use of social software applications in digital library environments. It examines the use of blogging software as an interface to digital library content stored in a separate repository. ( LINK ). The article concludes with a review of positive and negative outcomes from this approach and makes recommendations for further research