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Library Overview: Medical Images

eLearning Brothers

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

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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

Adobe Captivate

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

eLearning Brothers

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

eLearning Brothers

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

eLearning Brothers

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.

The Newly Released Lectora Crossword Puzzle Game

eLearning Brothers

Whether you’re on a plane looking at the in-flight magazine trying to solve for 7 Across or sitting in the comfort of your recliner solving for 21 Down as you bask in the warmth of a nice autumn fire, crosswords provide a fun opportunity to test terms and definitions. Click on the image to view this template in the library!

Fill in the Gap with PowerPoint Graphics

eLearning Brothers

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

eLearning Brothers

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

eLearning Brothers

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

eLearning Brothers

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

eLearning Brothers

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

Electronic Papyrus

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

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)

ZaidLearn

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)

ZaidLearn

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.

Microlearning: Fab or Fad?

Tom Spiglanin

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

G-Cube

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.

100 Twitter accounts for Philomaths (Lovers of Learning)

Jane Hart

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.

How We Learn – Capitalize On Knowing

Gyrus

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

Clark Quinn

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.

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Bullying at Work: EEOC Won’t Take It Anymore

ej4 eLearning

By its definition, harassment can include ethnic, racial, age, disability, color, religion, pregnancy, and gender-identity harassment. If you would like to see some innovative ways to present compliance and harassment issues to employees, ask for a free trial and checkout our video library for courses on harassment. The term “workplace harassment” often conjures images of 1950s-style gender-based pestering where men made women feel uncomfortable and powerless through comments and touch that would not fly in today’s workplace – “Mad Men” style. Supreme Court.

Creating avenues for On-Demand Learning in the Modern Workplace

G-Cube

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.

How Microsoft Can Be A Digital Learning Powerhouse With It’s Lynda.com Acquisition

eLearningMind

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.

Current state of Gamification in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

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.

Seven Ways to Use the iPad for Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

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?

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The 5 Tech Developments Changing The LMS

Grovo

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.

Alternate Reality Games: a model for engagement?

Growth Engineering

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….

Illustration vs photography for elearning

Sponge UK

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

CLO Magazine

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.

Smart Companies Support Informal Learning

eFront

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)

Mark Oehlert

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

Development: The Link between IT and Productivity

CLO Magazine

Using third party vendors to manage continuing IT education often provides access to a library of resources plus specialized tools to organize and manage a team’s training progress. In the IT business world, time is money — and money wasted due to lost productivity is one of the most common challenges companies face today. Those numbers likely have increased since then.

Top 7 Internet Tools to Brainstorm Ideas for Your MOOC

Your Training Edge

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

Upside Learning

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).

Interactivity in e-Learning – Do you need to go up a level?

G-Cube

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.

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A Recipe for Explaining eLearning During Thanksgiving

eLearning Brothers

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.