7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures
JUNE 14, 2016
Create engaging educational videos with no hassle or specific training? Check out 7 tips for creating video lectures on how to put together text, visuals and audio for the ultimate video lecturing experience. Creating video lectures these days is a piece of cake. The post 7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Audio tips.
3 Key Things to do for Creating Engaging eLearning – Part 3
MAY 31, 2016
This is the last post in the series on ‘3 Key Things to do for Creating Engaging eLearning’ In previous posts I talked about Purpose and Motivation (here are part 1 and part 2). Upside Learning Creating Engaging eLearning Engaging eLearningIn this post I would like to talk about Interactivity. think Interactivity is the most hyped element in eLearning. It […].
Seven musts for creating effective elearning
Challenge to Learn
FEBRUARY 1, 2016
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.
PowerPoint: Create an Infographic
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
SEPTEMBER 29, 2012
by AJ George If you need to create an Infographic, there are better programs than PowerPoint that you could use. From the top of the screen, click the Create New Collage tool. Photoshop would be a good choice, or maybe Fireworks. That being said, PowerPoint is likely on your office computer right now. First you'll need to design your infographic.
4 Smart Ways to Create mLearning
This high-energy session looks at four smart approaches for creating effective mobile learning. 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. Learn about different examples of mobile learning and which authoring tool is right for you
How To Create Successful Infographics?
JULY 27, 2014
However, creating an infographic is not a random process. You must have a clear objective as to why you are going to create this infographic. Create your infographic. Now that you’re ready to go, just set about creating the infographic. Infographics, as the name suggests- is information conveyed in the form of graphical images. But learning is inevitable. But boom!
Tool For Creating Educational Games
OCTOBER 13, 2015
Gaming is proving to be a successful way to help learners grasp new concepts, but how do you actually create games with an intent to learning? What about games for elearning when you don’t have a budget to hire a developer to create a custom game? Seriously, in five minutes you could be creating your game that has learning-based objectives. But what about games?
Easygenerator launches free tool for creating learning objectives
Challenge to Learn
JANUARY 28, 2015
At Easygenerator (the e-learning software company) we not only try to deliver a state of the art e-learning authoring tool, but we also try to help people in creating better and more effective e-learning as well. We do free Q&A session, have online courses on how to create proper e-learning and now we have the Learning Objective maker. Learning objective maker.
Tips for Creating Scenario Based Learning
MARCH 31, 2015
These ‘scenarios’ or ‘situations’ are created to mimic typical, real experiences that a given employee would have on a day of his/her job. However, for that to happen, instructional designers must be able to create scenarios that are a relevant and successful blend of the different factors that can trigger such critical thinking and decision making. Write down the learning outcome.
Create Engaging Multi-Device ELearning
JUNE 20, 2016
When you create an elearning course it needs to be accessible from a variety of devices. As you create your course content you should be continually testing across these different devices. Remember, there is not “one best way” for creating engaging content. The first of these is pretty self-explanatory. You could use gamification methods. Various kinds of media.
3 Key Things to do for Creating Engaging eLearning – Part 2
MAY 19, 2016
This is part 2 of a 3 part blog series on creating engaging eLearning. eLearning Creating Engaging eLearning Engaging eLearningIn part 1 , I talked of Purpose. In this part I’ll be discussing about Motivation. If you have spent time watching kids, you must have observed that most things fascinate them. They have a high level of curiosity that drives […].
How to Create eLearning Using PowerPoint
APRIL 24, 2014
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. Include interactivity.
Storyboarding for eLearning
Storyboarding is a very important step for creating eLearning courses. But don’t you feel it’s a waste of time to start creating the courses from scratch and copy-paste text and other objects from the storyboard to the eLearning tool for course development
3 Key Things to do for Creating Engaging eLearning – Part 1
MAY 4, 2016
And more importantly how do you go about creating eLearning that is not […]. eLearning Creating Engaging eLearning Engaging eLearningEngaging eLearning! Now, that’s a term that’s quite pervasive these days. Every custom eLearning development vendor claims to make engaging eLearning. But do we know what engaging eLearning really is? What attributes it needs to exhibit to qualify for being engaging eLearning?
How To Create Engaging ELearning
JUNE 19, 2015
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.
Creating Engaging Online Learning
JULY 15, 2013
Online learning comes in two general forms: synchronous and asynchronous. Synchronous online learning happens when several individuals (learners) are communicating or interacting with each other at the same time. This often happens online with a webinar. An online chat room [.]. eLearning PowerPoint rapid learning raptivity
Tips for Creating Better ELearning
JUNE 4, 2014
Truth is, creating effective elearning can all be traced back to one thing: learner engagement. Any instructional designer will tell you that they are always looking for ways to make their elearning more effective. There is a lot of theory out there regarding the best ways to accomplish this, often times making the entire process seem rather complicated. Reference: DigitalChalk.
Learning Analytics: A great boost for creating Learner Centric eLearning
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
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. Instructional designers and eLearning course creators can derive meaning from complex data and take relevant actions to create more effective learning experiences, by making judicious use of learning analytics. Well, yes.
Just-in-place learning for a Mobile Workforce
Adobe eLearning Evangelist, to learn how to create location-aware courses. Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh, Sr. You will learn how to utilize the GPS capabilities of mobile devices to deliver timely, location-aware content to learners using Adobe Captivate 8
Tips for Creating Good E-learning Content
FEBRUARY 28, 2015
Let us now look at a few points that could help you create better eLearning content. This helps you create a highly organized and motivated content there by enabling your students to benefit better and to gain a complete learning experience. we can hope to create better and easily understandable content. Looks matter; more so when it comes to creating eLearning content.
Creating a Course Community
JUNE 29, 2015
How To Create an Online Community. As I’ve mentioned already, forums are a great (and easy) way to create an online community around your course offering. Regardless of what you use to create your course community, do understand that it takes time and extra effort to implement. Taking an online course can be a little lonely. There are other options as well. elearning
3 Vital Steps for Creating Storyline Game Zen Part 1
JUNE 16, 2016
The first step to creating and keeping track of the score of a game is to make a new number variable called Total. The next step is to create another number variable equal to 0. The post 3 Vital Steps for Creating Storyline Game Zen Part 1 appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Even in Storyline, the idea of building a well-rounded game can be very daunting. Simple!
Secret to Creating Self-Motivated Learners
JUNE 5, 2014
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? Chances are it was something you wanted to learn and you started off with small, but meaningful learning goals that were great personal achievements. Offer what they want. Tweet This!
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. Seven Simple Secrets to. You’re.
Create a Branching Scenario in Microsoft PowerPoint
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
FEBRUARY 22, 2016
They're also fairly easy to create! If you're going to create something akin to the Choose Your Own Adventure book series of yesteryear (hopefully, with a lot less untimely demises), you should get your charting skills ready. Ensure that each path you've created yields the expected outcome. Storyboard it Out. Think of it like this. The Don't worry!
How to create efficient quizzes?
DECEMBER 6, 2013
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. Students shouldn’t only be listeners. They should also interact with learning content. Quiz is one of the possible interactions that gives great results for long-term knowledge. Where does the quiz belong?
Creating Smarter Closed Captions in Articulate Storyline
MARCH 11, 2016
Variables to Create. Create A Trigger for Your First Caption. Create a layer for your layout, calling it whatever you feel fits. With your CC layer still selected, create a text object to facilitate your CC text variable. trigger on the base layer that you will create next will tell the layout to automatically show the CC layer if it finds that ToggleCC = True.
7 Ways to Create Engaging eLearning Using Articulate Storyline
B Online Learning
JUNE 9, 2015
Take a look at these suggestions to create engaging eLearning from the Articulate community. 1. Personalise the Learning Experience A really simple but effective way to personalise the learning experience and engage learners is to capture a learner’s name, then reference their name as they progress through the course. In Articulate Storyline this is achieved […].
Evaluating Training - Capturing the Benefits Aspects of ROI
At the management level, the responsibility is to create the opportunities for. Evaluating Training – Capturing the Benefits Aspect of ROI. Training evaluation is necessary and, in many ways, critical to the success of a business. But because. short term priorities always seem to take precedence, it is typically something we plan to do better in. After all, we’ve managed pretty well up to.
Creating an e-learning strategy that works
APRIL 21, 2015
When you create your budget – create a forecast of three years. . The Conversation. A: “We need to have online learning” B: “Huh? ” A: “I was told we must have e-learning. I’m not really sure what it is, but I know it is popular, so we must have it” B: “Okay, what should I look for?” ” A: “We need a LMS. So look for that. And we want it launched as soon as possible.” ” B: “Ok.” But just looking for a LMS while definitely needed, shouldn’t be your first step. Education? Strategy.
Creating Immersive Learning Solutions for Industrial Technical Training
JULY 22, 2015
By that we mean the delivery of an output that can create or leave an ever-lasting impact on the customer. For, understanding technical concepts can work wonders in creating a powerful and relevant customer engagement…. Create and standardize templates and style guides which can be leveraged to provide consistent output and deliverables to the customer. Let’s come to water.
Learning and Working on the Web
OCTOBER 27, 2015
Recently, Tanmay Vor a created a visual description of learning and leadership, based on an article by Kenneth Mikkelsen and me. When we create content and publish it in an open form, we invite opportunities to further contextualize it, seeing it from different perspectives. The network enables us to co-create new context and add meaning. Here is Tanmay’s infographic.
3 Vital Steps For Creating Storyline Game Zen Part II
JUNE 23, 2016
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. Attempt Tracker. In this example, I am giving them three chances.
Workbook: Gamification and Your Enterprise Learning Strategy
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. When gamifi cation is used to create team-learning activities, it fosters social interac- tion and creates a sense of belonging and importance to the team and the organization. create a vibrant, forward-thinking corporate culture.
Creating Engaging Multi-device eLearning (Infographic)
JUNE 2, 2016
eLearning Creating Engaging Multi-device eLearning Creating Engaging Multi-device eLearning Infographic Engaging eLearning InfographicWhat’s the deal about engagement anyways? Isn’t eLearning supposed to be something that the learners opt for themselves? So, does engagement even matter? “The most profound words will remain unread unless you can keep the learner engaged. You can’t see their eyes to know if they got it so … say it, show it, write […].
How to Create Engaging Video-based eLearning
MAY 8, 2014
For more tips on creating effective, straightforward eLearning that learners will love, I suggest reading our recent blog post, Simplify Your Learning: 5 Tips for Slimming Down. 5) Incorporate B-roll. “B-roll” is the supplemental or alternative footage intercut with the main feature or A-roll. Visuals are processed 60,000 times faster in the brain than text. Share this on Facebook.
Creating Effective Job Aids – Common Mistakes to avoid
AUGUST 20, 2015
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.
eLearning: Create Icons Instantly with Iconion
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
AUGUST 1, 2014
by AJ Walther Previously I shared some tips for creating your own great looking flat design eLearning. Creating your own icons from scratch is also not terribly difficult. tool for quickly creating and customizing icons for use in eLearning. recurring trend in flat design is the use of simplified icons in lieu of detailed drawings, images, or photos.
New research explores the common myths and realities around the 70:20:10 learning model
online to create best practices and share. Creating firm foundations 25. on creating well-aligned, relevant and timely formal learning interventions than those who. It needed to create a culture of continuous. the responsibility and pressure to create opportunities for development. create the conditions for behaviour change, not to ‘drive it’.”. In-Focus.
Tips For Creating Courses Quickly
JUNE 8, 2015
Wouldn’t it be great to have an unlimited amount of time to create your courses? As such, it is important to know some strategies to speed-up that allows us to create effective courses in a timely fashion. The tips below are particularly useful if you are creating online courses and are under a time-crunch. Unfortunately, this is almost never a possibility.
How to Create a Leaderboard for eLearning with Google
JANUARY 19, 2016
Learning objectives and how to create them
Challenge to Learn
MARCH 28, 2014
When you want to create a really bad learning experience, this is the way to do it: Don’t think about your learners. In the new web edition o f easygenerator you can’t create any content or questions without creating a learning objective first. The idea is that we help people in this way to create better courses. Add a few images (has to look good). Learnin
E-Learning Measurement: Creating an eCycle of Continuous Improvement
MARCH 3, 2016
By Guest Blogger, Will Thalheimer , PhD/ @willworklearn. When we build e-learning, our goal is to help our learners learn and perform better. But what about us as e-learning professionals, shouldn’t we be learning too? Shouldn’t we learn how to perform better in our roles as creators of learning? We should. Obviously! But we don’t!
7 Secrets for Measuring Training Program ROI with People Analytics
driver to the massive influx of SAAS businesses cropping up, all of which create usable data as. All of this data is relevant to the individuals who create it, and People. These systems allow organizations to handle the 3 V’s of Big Data: Volume (there is lots of data), Velocity (data is being created at a very high rate) and Variety (the. 7 Secrets for. Measuring. obstacle.
Year One: 3 Lessons Learned For Creating Engaging eLearning
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
There are many ingredients for success in eLearning development and one of the most important… The post Year One: 3 Lessons Learned For Creating Engaging eLearning appeared first on Dashe & Thomson. I’ve been doing instructional design work for a little over a year, immersed happily in the world of drag-and-drops and click-and-reveals.
How To Create eLearning That Sticks With You
JUNE 30, 2015
When the brain is given information more than once, and in multiple contexts, that information is tied to multiple areas of the brain, creating a firmer anchor in one’s memory. If you have any other ideas how to create eLearning that sticks, please let us know in the comments below. The post How To Create eLearning That Sticks With You appeared first on eLearning Brothers.