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Integrate Your E-Learning with Google Docs

Integrated Learnings

In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to embed a survey created in Google Docs into a Lectora project. You can learn how to create a Google Survey in Google Docs Help section (creating forms from spreadsheets) or simply search for "How to create a Google Survey". Get the embed code from Google Docs. You now have integrated Lectora with Google Docs. New: Loading.

Adobe RoboHelp: Importing Google Docs

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Willam van Weelden,  COTP     As more companies make the move to Google products ( over 5 million and counting ), more content is created with  Google Docs. This is understandable as Google Docs allows people to simultaneously work on documents and see each other's edits in real time. Importing Google Docs into RoboHelp. html, zipped).

INFOGRAPHIC: Microsoft Word vs Google Docs vs LibreOffice


Each sporting different features, benefits, and drawbacks, Microsoft Word , Google Docs , and LibreOffice are all contenders for the document software in your office and personal life. This is the second post in our new Head to Head series, where we compare and contrast a variety of topics! Don''t miss eLearning Versus mLearning and be sure to check back next week for another post!

Head to Head: INFOGRAPHIC: Microsoft Word vs Google Docs vs LibreOffice


Each sporting different features, benefits, and drawbacks, Microsoft Word , Google Docs , and LibreOffice are all contenders for the document software in your office and personal life. This is the second post in our new Head to Head series, where we compare and contrast a variety of topics! There are some tools that every business, no matter the industry or size, cannot live without.

eBooks with Adobe RoboHelp: Fix the "Remove DOC Type" Error

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel      I write and produce all of the print versions of my "skills & drills" workbooks in Adobe FrameMaker. When it comes to creating digital versions of my books, I take the FrameMaker content into Adobe RoboHelp and then generate both ePubs and MOBI outputs. The whole process of going from FrameMaker to RoboHelp to eBook takes just a few moments. I've written about the workflow previously.   Normally my eBooks generate without issue. link]. September 2, 2015 1:05:34 PM EDT. -. Remove the DOCTYPE. Check finished with warnings or errors!

Course Review Tracking Template

Experiencing eLearning

I use Google Docs when I can for reviews because multiple reviewers can all see each others comments. However, if Google Docs isn’t allowed in an organization or it’s important to get independent feedback from each reviewer, I use Excel instead. e-Learning Instructional Design e-learning Google Docs instructionaldesign project management

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Teacher voice 1: Neil Jarrett

Learning with e's

Collaborative work through tools such as Google Docs. blogging education Google Docs. Last year I celebrated 40 years in educational technology and tracked some of the history of this relatively new discipline. This year I'm celebrating 20 years as a teacher educator, all of it at Plymouth Institute of Education. 1) What made you decide to become a teacher? What/who inspired you?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Google Docs

Learning Visions

Monday, June 18, 2007 Google Docs I played around a bit with Google Docs this weekend. Well, I actually worked with Google Docs this weekend. Inspired by recent posts from Harold Jarche and another one today from Wild Apricot on using Google Docs in nonprofits (thanks to Michele Martin for the link). Now I see that you can publish a Google Doc right to my blog, so Im going to try that now. I dont see in Google Docs a way to do this. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. It was lovely. eLearnin.

Here are Three Free Apps that May Come in Handy

Rapid eLearning

Help with Google Docs. We use Google Docs here at Articulate. If you use Google Docs, then you know that when working on projects, you don’t just have one Google Doc. Instead, like dandelions they grow exponentially, and you end up with dozens of Google Docs. Some people create a master document with links to all of the other docs. Learning Solutions.

What we've been reading?


Recently we've met and been talking with Veronica Yan, PhD, who is a cognitive psychologist currently working in post-doc positions at USC and UCLA--including the Bjork Learning and Forgetting Lab. We meet some great people, and learn a lot through our work here at Ontuitive. Dr. Yan has also agreed to be a panelist for us at the FocusOn Learning conference in June.

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mLearning Presentations using Google Docs

mLearning Trends

A RT from Tim Martin at the Elearning Guild brought my attention to a blog posting by Wesley Fryer at Stormchasers about his use of Google Presentation -- part of the free cloud-based Google Docs service -- as a means of distributing mobile learning content to his ecosystem. Having used Google Docs for various business purposes in the past, I thought I'd give this use case another look and confirm for myself what others seemed so interesting in retweeting to the rest of the #mlearning followers. Playback of the content and rending of the images works perfectly fine.

EdTech Tools and Apps For Creating Knowledge-Based Content

InSync Training

I use the standard tools and apps including Microsoft Office Suite , Google Docs , Open Office , Adobe Acrobat , InDesign , and Framemaker. We opened this series by introducing six technology toolbox compartments that are used in blended learning to provide content, develop interaction, and perform assessment. EdTech Tools and Apps for Creating Documents.

Learnlets » Game Design Docs Example

Clark Quinn

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Learnlets » Game Design Docs Example

Clark Quinn

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Education Conferences June to December 2014

eLearn Hub

Here is the downloadable conference list (doc). Posted in Conferences Interesting Stuff. The following is a list of education conferences, taking place worldwide, for the the second half of 2014, June – December and beyond. This is an excellent resource put together by Clayton R Wright and freely shared with all communities. Thank you Clayton. Here is the full […].

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6 Great Project Management Tools for Custom eLearning Development

eLearning Brothers

Google Docs – We use Google Spreadsheets for project reviews. We are often asked what project management tools we use for our Custom eLearning Development. To answer that, we made a list of six tools that we find most helpful: 1. DropBox – DropBox is where we collect and store project information, source files, development files, etc. Chat and video services are both available.

MadCap Flare: Plenty of Style

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

He also has years of experience with other authoring tools like RoboHelp and Doc-To-Help and some now defunct tools like ForeHelp. by Neil Perlin. MadCap Flare  has some of the most powerful style features in the online authoring world. However,  However, working with styles can seem confusing due to some seemingly odd behavior.    What’s going on? The result?

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Google Classroom – Should You Use It?


Everything from Google Docs, to Gmail, and chat – the only missing component was one unified name and place for these features. As we all know, Google is a force in many different facets of our daily lives. It only makes sense that they also have their involvement within education. Most notably, the Google Classroom program. This evolution of Google makes sense. online learning

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Market Day at Sineu, Mallorca

Jay Cross

Doc Searles. “Markets are relationships.” Just Jay Psychology Thriving

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How to Create a Leaderboard for eLearning with Google

eLearning Brothers

I know a lot of you use Google Docs every day. You may not realize that Google allows users to develop add-ons and applications on top of Docs using Google Apps Script (GAS). GAS looks a lot like JavaScript and it hooks into Google Docs to enable you to create all sorts of new tools. “Gamification.” But where to begin? It is not enough just to add a game to your course.

Why cloud authoring tools are the best tools for eLearning


For example, Google Docs) Everything is online and you just need to log in to get started with your work. Many cloud authoring tools like Google Docs , QuoDeck , etc. Let’s start by understanding, what exactly is ‘Cloud Authoring’! Cloud authoring is ‘internet based authoring’. In other words, one can access these tools using their web browser. They are free! Most of them). are free.

Top Ten Tools for Learning 2014

Experiencing eLearning

Google Docs is where I keep track of my time spent on projects , create quick drafts, and other tasks. Jane Hart is collecting her eighth annual list of top tools for learning. You can vote for your top tools until September 19, 2014. I haven’t done my list in a few years, but you can see my past lists from 2011 , 2009 , 2008 , and 2007. Personal Learning. WordPress is my blog host.

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What Every Teacher Needs to Know About Google in the Classroom

DigitalChalk eLearning

After making a full Google Docs integration this year in my history classroom, I will never go back,” wrote Nate Green, an educator and blogger with Students can see homework in the stream and create and edit it within Google docs. Pick and choose which products you want to use, from Google Docs to Google Earth. Here are some of the most valuable Google products: Google Docs. The Google Docs product makes it easy to read, edit, and grade your students’ work. Google just might change the way you teach—in a good way. Google Earth. Blogger.

Looking Back at Wikis - My Early Days of DevLearn - and 2015

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Google docs is the best current example. Nobody really talks about wikis any more. I think the closest most people get to a wiki these days is wikipedia. Bummer. They were my absolute favorite new tech back in the day. The genius of the wiki was it''s edit-ability. Of course today, everything is sharable and editable by multiple people. Ho hum. I still dream of an old-fashioned wiki circa

The #twistedpair list

Learning with e's

The #twistedpair blogging challenge asks you to put together an unlikely pairing of characters - these can be historical, contemporary or fictional - and write about the connection they have (however tenuous) and how it relates to teaching and learning. Here is the original challenge. You can use any of the pairings listed there or create a strange pair of your own. Join in! Unported License.

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Imagining the internet. It’s what futurists do.

Jay Cross

VInt Cerf, Jerry Michalski, Ben Schneiderman, Hal Varian, Howard Rheingold, Tiffany Shlain, Stowe Boyd, JP Rangaswami, John Markoff, danah boyd, Doc Searles, and more. The 2014 Survey: Impacts of AI and robotics by 2025. A very good read. Opinions from all the hot shots. Heaven only knows what comes after the service economy but it won’t be mass unemployment.

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ID and e-Learning Links (3/16/14)

Experiencing eLearning

Lifehacker’s list of add ons for Google Docs and Sheets. UberConference adds an audio conference call to a Google Doc so you can talk while collaborating. The Best Add-Ons for Google Drive. HelloFax lets you fax documents (HelloSign lets you sign them). There’s also an option to track changes like in Word. tags: google. The Manifesto | Serious eLearning Manifesto. Principles for “serious elearning” tags: elearning instructionaldesign. Provide Realistic Practice. Enlist Authentic Contexts. Provide Realistic Consequences. Review My eLearning.

Curation – Piste Bashing the Internet


We’ve been asking people to post their thoughts on this Google Doc around curation in learning ahead of our next event Curate? Create Debate! Craig Taylor left a comment and he got me thinking (he has a habit of doing that)… Most … Read more › blog

What’s up with Google Glass – infographic

eLearn Hub

Interesting Stuff Distance Learning Google Docs learning tools Online Learning Posted in Interesting Stuff Google Glass is hanging around on the periphery about to become mainstream. How could it help education? What is Google Glass? Wearable technology. Wrap around frames (like glasses) with a microchip that allows you to see information like a pop up screen directly in front of you. No computer screens. Google Glass recognises […] The post What’s up with Google Glass – infographic appeared first on eLearning Conferences 2013.

Making Videos – Collaboratively!

Visual Lounge

Share docs/presentation in Google Hangout (GHO). ?You The two smaller ones show both you and your partner’s docs that you’re sharing. When you click on one of the smaller windows underneath that doc will appear in the big screen on top. Both you and your partner will share your docs/presentations. Click on track four; Click on crop; Resize to your doc.

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Top 6 Corporate Learning Management Systems!

Your Training Edge

You can display your PDF, PowerPoint or DOC files for the employees’ edification, as well as videos that directly speak to viewers. Corporate training has taken leaps and bound in the past few decades. Online training is now the new measure which most employers choose when polishing up their new employees. Some of the best Learning Management Systems have been detailed below: Wiziq. Docebo.

eFront in Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013


In this year’s list, Twitter retains its no 1 position – now for the 5 th year running – then comes Google Drive/Docs at #2. Thank you to all our clients and users who voted for us! The Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013 list (released 30 September 2013) was compiled from the votes of over 500 education and workplace learning professionals from 48 countries.

How to use PowerPoint, Word or PDF files in Easygenerator


Upload your document to a webservice like Google docs or Slideshare. It contains info on how to upload your PowerPoint into Easygenerator and how to use Google Docs and Slideshare in order to get your documents into Easygenerator. It is (not yet) possible to upload your document directly in Easygenerator (we are working on that). Both services are free. And that is it.

Adobe FrameMaker 10: Auto Spell Check

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

I encourage my students to continue writing and editing in Word for the same reasons, before importing their docs into FrameMaker.   I have a couple of authors who send me docs with straight quotes. The good news is that the new Adobe FrameMaker 10 offers Auto Spell Check, and with it, those beloved red (and green) squiggles.   How will this change your workflow? 

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