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The nature of e-learning in Australia

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This post is written by Ryan Tracey. The young nation of Australia has a rich history in e-learning. They say necessity is the mother of invention, and so in 1951 the School of the Air was launched to educate children dispersed across the outback. From Kalgoorlie in the west to the aptly named Longreach in the east, school students in remote communities received their instruction over the radio.

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The nature of e-learning in Australia

Spark Your Interest

This post is written by Ryan Tracey. The young nation of Australia has a rich history in e-learning. They say necessity is the mother of invention, and so in 1951 the School of the Air was launched to educate children dispersed across the outback. From Kalgoorlie in the west to the aptly named Longreach in the east, school students in remote communities received their instruction over the radio.

TechSmith Camtasia Studio 8: Timeline Groups

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel    I've been developing eLearning lessons in TechSmith Camtasia for years. One of the biggest drawbacks to using the tool was the inability to group Timeline objects. That shortcoming has been addressed in version 8 of the Studio. Creating a group is simple. On Right-click the selected objects and choose  Group. Looking to learn Camtasia quickly?

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Going Global series: Exploring “Oz” with Ryan Tracey

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One of the things that is really compelling in today’s environment is connecting with peers around the world. I reached out to some of my twitter network to explore the idea of doing some guest posts with those outside North America. I was delighted when Ryan Tracey accepted my request. He has written some of my favorite e-learning posts, such as: A Defence of the Next Button. Everyone is a SME. How to revamp your learning model. Who is Ryan? Ryan has worked in corporate e-learning for over a decade, following several years in the higher education market. He shares great insights.

The New Leadership & Stoos

Jay Cross

One year ago, twenty management thinkers and agile software gurus met on a mountain top in Stoos, Switzerland, to assess and find alternatives to obsolete leadership practices. We concluded with this communiqu é : Reflecting on leadership in organizations today, we find ourselves in a bit of a mess. There has to be a better way. Join us. It’s free. Stoos Connect schedule. Find us on LinkedIn.

Going Global series: Exploring “Oz” with Ryan Tracey

Spark Your Interest

One of the things that is really compelling in today’s environment is connecting with peers around the world. I reached out to some of my twitter network to explore the idea of doing some guest posts with those outside North America. I was delighted when Ryan Tracey accepted my request. He has written some of my favorite e-learning posts, such as: A Defence of the Next Button. Everyone is a SME. How to revamp your learning model. Who is Ryan? Ryan has worked in corporate e-learning for over a decade, following several years in the higher education market. He shares great insights.

Undoing Hollywood (How I Learned to Love Teaching High School Media)

Visual Lounge

Guest post by high school media production teacher, Jay Miles. Not long ago, I found myself in a solid position, professionally. I was teaching media production at a local college and working for two major cable networks. I had a short commute, steady income and great coworkers. I was shooting freelance projects, traveling to exciting cities and meeting interesting people in my field. Yeah, right.

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Congratulations to the winners!

Adobe Captivate

Yesterday during our Captivate training session, we announced the results for Adobe Presenter Knowledge Sharing Contest. Thanks to Anita Horsley, Joe Ganci, and Nancy Rayes for judging the contest entries. Here are the winning entries: First prize goes to Dave Dunbar for his video on Using Xtranormal for Education to Engage Your Students! Dave has [.].

What Gets Rewarded Gets Done

The Peformance Improvement

To be successful, organizations must align their reward structure with their intended goals. Eduardo Porter, in a New York Times article titled, When Public Outperforms Private in Services , writes: The success or failure of an organization often depends on whether it can clearly identify its goals and align the interests of managers and employees to serve them.

3 Critical Insights from the 2013 ASTD State of the Industry Report

OpenSesame

An important part of planning for the new year is assessing what’s worked and what hasn’t in the past. The American Society for Training & Development’s 2012 State of the Industry report is a valuable resource for doing just that. Looking at trends will help you decide where to focus your efforts in 2013 in order to have the greatest impact on your business.

TOKYO TRIVIA!

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World Star Hip Hop Honey and Sin City dancer Tokyo (@iiLuvTokyo) aka "Sherane" will be stopping by "The Reveal" on Monday!!! Whoever answers the questions correctly will win an autographed calendar that she is

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Download one of the most popular game templates from eLearning Brothers with a look and feel exclusively made for eLearning Learning subscribers! eLearning Brothers creates awesome templates and assets to help you look like an eLearning Rockstar!

Who is the most beautiful?

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Rakuten Indonesia Toko Online Murah Jepang 2013

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Rakuten.co.id: Toko online murah, serba ada Barang unik Jepang adalah tempat shopping internet yang akan menjadi bahasan utama tulisan saya agar sekiranya dapat memberikan informasi berita terbaru awal tahun 2013

English Test Online

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A theatre is a place where people entertain the audience. The people, who perform, called actors and actresses, act in plays on a stage. A stage can be raised platform, or it can be part of the floor in a room, either in the centre

Quiz: How well do you know MLK?

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Martin Luther King once said, ?Life's Life's most persistent and urgent question is: 'What are you doing for others?'? '? As we commemorate MLK's legacy on Jan. 21, many individuals and groups are following the president's call to

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.

Business disaster quiz

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Disaster can be man-made or caused by the unruly hand of Mother Nature. If your business is going to survive the unexpected, insurance is one way to help protect it against loss and get back on your feet. However, not all

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WHATS SOME THING THAT HAS SHORT TEETH

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