New E-Learning Rankings: Authoring Tools
FEBRUARY 14, 2013
SCORM and assessment tool. #4 Courselab - Hey I am still a big fan of this product. Articulate authoring tools dominKnow e-learning e-learning vendors education HTML5 m-learning mobile learning rapid content authoring tool SCORM TinCan Courselab dominKnow Claro e-learning authoring tools e-learning tools Epic rapid content authoring toolsEveryone loves lists. 100% independent.
Summer Course Authoring Tool Rankings – Top Ten
JUNE 11, 2013
Five is the magic number – I think that is how the song goes but if not, no worries, I just created my own version. #5 Courselab. Articulate authoring tools Captivate dominKnow e-learning Articulate Storyline authoring tool rankings Courselab Curtr dominKnow Claro easygenerator ITYstudio Luminosity Studio Tin Can API Training Bricks ZebraZapps Why you may ask? Design effects.
Ghost Edition – Top 10 Authoring Tools for 2013
OCTOBER 30, 2013
Pleasant dreams. #7 Courselab. Learning 24/7 Tagged: 2013 authoring tools of the year , bricklayer , Captivate , Claro , course authoring tools , Courselab , GoAnimate , quicklessons , rapid content authoring tools , Storyline , Zenler studio. 2013 authoring tools Awards rapid content authoring tool 2013 authoring tools of the year bricklayer Captivate Claro course authoring tools Courselab GoAnimate quicklessons rapid content authoring tools Storyline Zenler studio Welcome to my yearly Halloween Edition. This year we will focus on the top ten authoring tools for 2013.
CourseLab (100% Free e-learning authoring tool?)
AUGUST 12, 2007
CourseLab got me excited first (due to its easy-to-use authoring environment) and the super claim posted on its home page " 100% FREE e-learning authoring tool! Although, CourseLab might argue it is not deception or against the law to state that the authoring tool is 100% , it could make it a bit more obvious that you need to pay if you really want to get the juicy stuff (Extras).
My Top 10 Tools for Learning 2011
SEPTEMBER 5, 2011
9/10 - In 2007 I also listed two course creation tools on my list – PointeCast Publisher and CourseLab. I don’t create content in this format anymore, so they are not on my 2011 list. So what does my Top 10 Tools for Learning 2011 look like? Well I’ve already mentioned four of them: Google Reader. WordPress. Skype. Google Docs. Please do share them here.
Best of the Best: Content Authoring Tools
NOVEMBER 14, 2011
The Top 3 (drum roll and shouts are encouraged). #3 – CourseLab - This is for the free version. While traditionally best of the best are announced in December, I decided why wait. I mean it is not like something is going to change in just a few weeks for any such product. Before I get to the list, people always want to know how do I decide what constitutes the best of the best. Here are my criteria. Innovation – if the product doesn’t offer some innovative features, then they are stale. If they are stale – seriously do you deserve to the best? An additional note.
JANUARY 5, 2011
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. Enjoy! You can create a quiz app to assess your employees knowledge.
The OER Workshop at OUM!
MARCH 3, 2013
I am really looking forward to facilitating a 2-day workshop on Open Educational Resources (OER) at Open University Malaysia (OUM) from 5-6 March, 2013. Insya-Allah, everyone participating can benefit from it in one way or the other. What am I looking most forward to? Really tough questions and perceived impossible learning scenarios from great minds at OUM. Let's OER! Thanks!) OER (Prof.
Top 11 to 20 Authoring Tools for 2013
OCTOBER 20, 2013
Courselab Pro version. Most – okay nearly all – final ranking lists appear in December, but here at E-Learning 24/7, it is all about breaking the boundaries. It is all about doing something that others do not do – we all know that the readers of this blog – are trend setters! desktop authoring tool that provides a wealth of features and additional software. SCORM.
Top 5 e-Learning books for beginners
JANUARY 10, 2011
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 and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning
JANUARY 16, 2011
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 !
Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning
DECEMBER 12, 2010
News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 12/12/2010 Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning What I really like about the e-Learning community is that the most e-Learning professionals have a great passion of sharing their knowledge. 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 will go to you (your full name and a link to your profile, business, etc will be added). Thanks!
OER Talk at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)!
JULY 6, 2012
WizIQ (web conferencing) Create Cartoons, Movies & Animations: Xtranormal Go Animate Toondoo Desktop Authoring Tools: Courselab Exe Use your iPad to Create OER On-The-Fly: Educreations Explain Everything Social Media Tools and tips 200+ Learning Tools Just in Time Training To You (JiT2U) on Social media and Web 2.0 It explores how we can find, reuse, remix, create and share OER.
Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning
OCTOBER 24, 2010
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.
ZaidLearn: A Free Learning Tool for Every Learning Problem?
JUNE 13, 2008
eXe & CourseLab Alternative to Microsoft Office? skip to main | skip to sidebar. Wednesday, April 2. Free Learning Tool for Every Learning Problem? 101 Free Learning Tools OpenCourseWare and Open Educational Resources Free EduGames Printer-Friendly Version Lets explore the idea that there is at least one excellent free learning tool (or site) for every learning problem, need or issue!
Free e-Learning books
NOVEMBER 14, 2010
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.
DECEMBER 5, 2010
News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 12/05/2010 e-Learning Glossaries Think about e-Learning. Learning applications and processes are constantly changing and evolving, and the e-Learning community has members all over the world. These two facts make communication and common understanding of e-Learning issues hard to follow. It is important that e-Learning professionals, researchers, experts, and learners have a common basis in order to communicate effectively. wibiya widget Simple template.
Times are changing – trends in the content authoring tool market
JULY 20, 2011
Courselab – The best free open source product on the market. As the rapid content authoring market continues to grow, new features and capabilities are equally growing. For the most part, that is a great thing, but as you are about to read, some are not. There are 124 authoring tools in my latest directory, of which 30 are SaaS or a combination of desktop and SaaS – which really what is the point of that? Trend 1. Slow growth of SaaS. Desktop: Software is installed on your hard drive of your computer and you work on your computer. Google Docs – ever heard of em?
Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.
OCTOBER 31, 2010
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.
Exploring OER, MOOCs & The Future of Learning at UUM!
MARCH 20, 2013
Looking forward to facilitate a 1-day OER and MOOC workshop at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) on the 25th March, 2013. It will also be interesting to discover how UUM is approaching these 16 learning trends , especially OER and MOOCs. Insya-Allah, my 1-day workshop will enlighten participants and trigger new ideas at UUM on how to transform learning and education further. OER (Prof.
3 Ways to Spice up Linear Navigation in Elearning
The Learning Generalist
MARCH 5, 2010
Remember that you have some free options for linear elearning, in the form of the following tools: ExeLearning -to create HTML based elearning Udutu - the free, yet full-fledged authoring tool Xerte and CourseLab 5 ways to make linear navigation more interesting View more presentations from Cathy Moore. Who doesn't want to create engaging elearning? So without further ado, let's get going.
The OER 101 Workshop at USM (Round 2)!
JUNE 19, 2012
WizIQ (web conferencing) Create Cartoons, Movies & Animations: Xtranormal Go Animate Toondoo Desktop Authoring Tools: Courselab Exe Use your iPad to Create OER On-The-Fly: Educreations Explain Everything Social Media Tools and tips 200+ Learning Tools Just in Time Training To You (JiT2U) on Social media and Web 2.0 Virtual University of Pakistan Iran? OER Risk Management Calculator 3.
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. 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 informative e-Learning community on Twitter
NOVEMBER 28, 2010
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.
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. encourage you to click on the links below and read the posts you find that match your interests and needs. By doing so, you will: Keep yourself up-to- date with the new software, technologies, and trends relative to corporate e-learning and e-learning in general. Learn from the experts! Thanks.
Being Thankful: E-Learning Thoughts
NOVEMBER 23, 2011
CourseLab – one of my top 10 RCATs and FREE. Here in the states, it is nearly Thanksgiving. time to get together, relax and over gorge on food – whatever it might be. You watch a couple of football games, normally including the lousy Lions (not this year, though) and grumble to yourself whether you should eat that last piece of pumpkin pie or not (I always eat it). It is also a time to be thankful. Thus, it makes only sense to present my list of “thanks” from an e-learning perspective. Whoever you are – Thank you! High Five Thanks. Thanks Again. Nothing.
Facebook for e-Learning
NOVEMBER 7, 2010
News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/07/2010 Facebook for e-Learning Facebook objective is " to help you connect and share with the people in your life ". 50% of Facebooks active users log on to Facebook in any given day. Average user is connected to 80 community pages, groups and events. Thanks.
Award for all awards
OCTOBER 3, 2011
its FREE) – CourseLab. Everyone likes to win awards. They are great to announce to your fellow competitors, general public and potential customers. The problem I have is when there are so many awards it becomes hard to distinguish, which solution is truly award worthy. For some organizations that hand out awards the plethora of categories is at the heart of the matter, especially when each category offers a #1, #2 and #3 or gold, silver and bronze. Organizations that hand out awards. huge kudos to Thinking Cap, who has a wonderful list of organizations that hand out awards.
5 things you (perhaps) don't know about eFront
SEPTEMBER 22, 2010
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
The OER Workshop at IMU!
NOVEMBER 21, 2012
THE OER WORKSHOP This 2-day workshop will be conducted at the International Medical University (IMU) from 22 – 23 November , 2012. It will empower you with the necessary skills to find, reuse, remix and create Open Educational Resources (OER) for your courses. In the final session, we will discuss how to move forward with OER at our institutions. Find OER and OCW using a variety of search tools.
Course Content Authoring Tools – Open Source (Free)
JUNE 7, 2010
CourseLab - E-learning authoring tool that offers programming-free WYSIWYG environment for creating very nice interactive e-learning content which can be published on the Internet, Learning Management Systems (LMS), ADL SCORM 2004 CERTIFIED. Below is a list of course authoring tools – think “rapid e-learning authoring software. The list is followed by free open source software that mimics and can even beat – IMO some of its more well known competitors – that you might use when building your WBT. All software below is free. Rapid E-Learning Course Software.
The OER 101 Workshop at USM II
AUGUST 24, 2012
WizIQ (web conferencing) Create Cartoons, Movies & Animations: Xtranormal Go Animate Toondoo Desktop Authoring Tools: Courselab Exe Use your iPad to Create OER On-The-Fly: Educreations Explain Everything Social Media Tools and tips 200+ Learning Tools Just in Time Training To You (JiT2U) on Social media and Web 2.0 OER 101 WORKSHOP This 2-day workshop will be conducted at Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) from 27th – 28th August , 2012. It provides an introduction to the understanding of Open Educational Resources (OER), and how OER can be found, reused, remixed and created.
Keeping Up - April's Big Question
APRIL 2, 2010
April's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help. For me it is a blog community and following many experts on Twitter. Not only am I often made aware of new tools, but also get opinions, tips, and examples of their use. You can never keep up with it all, but access to many experts who are also finding and sharing the lastest tech tools make it much less daunting.
Rapid Content Authoring Tools: Market, Mayhem and Reality
AUGUST 19, 2010
CourseLab – ADL SCORM certified, no less. As the evolution of e-learning continues, the rapid content authoring tools (RCAT) market follows suit. This is a growing market with new vendors showing up, but at the same time, others disappearing. While the assumption would be that all the products are alike, or that fee based tools are superior to their free counterparts, nothing could be farther than the truth. Sure, there are quite a few RCATs, fee based that are very impressive, there are an equal number that are unimpressive or bewildering. Is it PowerPoint converted to Flash?