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15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

Last week I asked if you had thought about mEnabling your eLearning for iPads (mEnabling, is what we are calling the process of getting your existing eLearning to run on iPads and other tablets) but didn’t really tell you how? Storyline publishes to three different formats: Flash, HTML5, and iOS for iPad, delivering rich multimedia and interactivity for tablet learning. Claro.

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iPad or iFad?

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Now, ten years on, more and more schools are finding the resources to offer their students a laptop each, and some schools are trail blazing by providing iPads for each of their learners. One such school, Cedars School of Excellence, in Greenock, Scotland has discovered that providing an iPad for each of its children has many benefits. Image source iPad or iFad?

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Seven Ways to Use the iPad for Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

The iPad is here. Here at Upside our camp is divided, there are iPad lovers and there are iPad baiters. So given that I’m not a lover or baiter of Apple, I’m trying to take an objective view of what the iPad might be able to do for workplace learning. Some or all of these may seem evident, it remains to be seen how successful the iPad will be, and how it will actually end up being used in the workplace. I see 7 ways in which the iPad will (or should I say may) be used in workplace learning. How do you save and transfer documents to the iPad?

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13 Tips for Recording Your iPhone, iPad, or iPod

Visual Lounge

If the content you’re recording has its own audio—like the sound effects in a game—you will want to unmute your device so it is captured. If you’re recording a game that has both background music and sound effects you should turn off music within the game settings. Recording in a clothes closet is also effective. Prepare your iOS device. Clean up clutter. Use music.

Introducing the TalentLMS’ App for iPhone & iPad

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It also turns TalentLMS into an effective tool for delivering offline learning, micro-learning and micro-certifications. The mobile app is compatible with both iPhone and iPad devices running IOS 8+. The iPad version is specially crafted for that type of device and not simply a scaled-up iPhone version. The mobile app does not try to be everything the web-app is. Assessments.

Designing eLearning for iPads – Webinar Recording and Q&A

Upside Learning

Finally, here’s everything you wanted to know about eLearning on iPads… and asked! Q 3.Can you give advice on training people to use tablets effectively in the workplace? – What do we need to teach people in order for them to learn how to use iPads in general? The tablet is a format and the iPad is one too! How to make animation work on iPads?

Net worth of the iPad

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Much interest was shown in yesterday's post iPad or iFad? It focused on whether schools should provide iPads for all their students. The main objection against one iPad per child projects is that there is little evidence to show that the new devices actually improve learning gain. They reported that they made personal learning gains by working faster and getting more done.

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iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

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Home > Single Source , Standards > iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning March 25th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I was on Nigel Paine’s blog on Friday when I saw and commented on his post The Mash-up Begins. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Of course not! Learn more about Dawn here. and CSS

4 Tech Trends Can Help You Design More Effective E-Learning

ATD Learning Technologies

One of the most effect ways VR technology is being applied to e-learning is to teach high-risk tasks in the form of simulations. A student can take a course from his iPad on a beach in Bali while his classmate completes and uploads her midterm essay from an airport in New York. There are now more mobile devices than people on the planet. People can learn anywhere, anytime they want.

Training: Effective Planning for your eLearning Courses

Adobe Captivate

Captivate Captivate 5 captivate training Design Ease of use eLearning eLearning Suite 2 eSeminar Events HTML5 iPad LMS rapid elearning rapid elearning authoring tools User InterfaceWhen: Thursday, May 24, 2012 12:00 AM – 3:00 PM US/Pacific Description: Join Kirsten Rourke, Adobe Captivate Expert and Trainer along with Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaising to discuss the essentials during the planning process for your elearning courses. During the session, we will discuss how Storyboarding, planning for assets and navigation is very important to minimize [.].

The 3 mindsets of m-learning

E-Learning Provocateur

Given the speed and cost effectiveness of producing online courses in-house these days, combined with the availability of content repositories in most organisations, I would be inclined to save the time and expense of building an app – unless it exploited the mobility of the device. One of my most popular posts of last year was M-Learning’s dirty little secrets.

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Upside Learning

Yes, we have covered it all from QR codes in education to replacing smartboards with iPads. Can Your iPad Replace Your SmartBoard? Then, can an iPad replace the smartboard and help cut down on cost? Quick List Of iPad Resources For The Classroom. Here’s a quick list of iPad resources specially meant for classroom study. You can dig into our previous lists here.

4 Ways to entice the Unwilling Learner: Solutions for effective learning

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Utilizing more than one platform of learning is a sure-shot way of increasing the effectiveness of training. In addition to a web-based platform of content delivery, we also developed separate apps for iPad and iPhone users. ‘Human beings are born to learn and learning is what they are better at than any other species’. So then, is the unwilling learner a myth? e-Learning New Ideas

How Will the iPad Change Interactive Learning?

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Now the iPad shows a ray of hope. inch multi-touch screen, the iPad is supposed to revolutionize the way we surf the internet, watch television and movies, read books and newspapers. As learning professionals we will need to design learning applications that effectively exploit the new capabilities iPad offers. Sporting a 9.7 Can it revolutionize the way we learn?

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5 Tips to Make Your Fire Safety Training Effective with Microlearning

CommLab India

As a training manager, if you implement microlearning systematically in your fire safety training, it will bring the intended effectiveness. To make fire safety training effective, you need to divide the training material into ‘Need to know’ and ‘Nice to know’ content. This will help employees access the training on desktops, laptops, iPads, and even mobiles. What will you do?

The hidden audience effect

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Speakers included Derek Robertson, Steve Dale, James Langley, Chris Mayoh and Julian Wood, who presented variously on games based learning, e-safeguarding, embedding the iPad across the curriculum, the use of QR codes and mobile devices in education, and how to engage readers with digital texts. What both projects have in common is their capitalisation on the 'hidden audience' effect.

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The iPad Is Not A Slam Dunk, Not Without Us by Dr Allison Rossett

Learning Solutions Magazine

Should we be wary of the effects of abundant choices? On the heels of the iPad 2 introduction, a leader offers some thoughts on the role of design in guiding the always-connected revolution. Unintended consequences can result even from apparent advances in technology. Future Trends Instructional Design Mobile Learning

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

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Top five tips for creating effective interactions - Spicy Learning , June 14, 2010 Interactions pose a dilemma to all instructional designers. While they can be fun, visually exciting and effective, they can also require a lot of development and be difficult to create. It’s worth taking the time to get your approach to interactions right because they’re key to making e-learning effective. Designing e-learning for IMPACT - Lars is Learning , June 7, 2010 Creating an engaging, effective e-learning experience can be a daunting task. iPad (43). June 2010. &#.

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Upside Learning

It’s no secret that effective learning cannot be achieved without a robust strategy. And not a very effective one at that. 7 iPad Habits of Highly Effective Remote Workers. The use of the iPad by mobile workers is on the rise, and that brings with it both boons and challenges for worker productivity. Infographic: iPad Usage In The UK. Know more here.

Mindflash FocusAssist Now Available on Computers and iPads

Mindflash

In online training, one of the most challenging things for trainers is knowing whether their training courses are engaging and effective. We launched FocusAssist in Beta for the iPad back in August, 2013 in attempt to find a solution to this problem. Having great animations, videos, and quizzes doesn’t necessarily mean that a trainee is engaged into the course.

All hail the electronic calf

E-Learning Provocateur

The iPad in particular is heralded by some as the panacea of education. The iPad can do anything and everyone owns one, so you would be a luddite not to use it, either as a teacher or as a student. Don’t believe the hype - The ultra effective marketing campaign by the Apple folks would have you believe that the iPhone is the most popular smartphone in the world. Rejoice!

The New Microsoft Surface Tablet and the Rear-view Mirror Effect [Mobile]

mLearning Revolution

This became known as the rear-view mirror effect. And I saw this effect again yesterday as I watched Microsoft unveiled their upcoming Tablet called Surface. I admire the fact that in designing and manufacturing a Tablet, Microsoft chose not to “copycat” the iPad and instead took a chance with a bold new approach to Tablet computing. Very powerful stuff indeed.

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Upside Learning

So what is the deal with iPad 2 that had led to a mania of sorts? More on tips and tricks that will help you get the most out of your iPad, digital story telling and the future of the tablet. Speaking of the iPad, the growth of mobile devices has led to an increase in social and informal learning. Know how you can evaluate this new form of learning effectively.

The Simplest Way to Create e-Learning Content for the iPad

Trivantis

The Simplest Way to Create e-Learning Content for the iPad. Save a huge amount of time with the new Lectora® iPad Development Guide – a guide that walks you through the best ways to create e-Learning content on the iPad. You’ll find tips and answers to all your questions for developing effective iPad content including: Page sizing. Create iPad e-Learning Content.

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Upside Learning

And, how could we possibly end this post without mentioning the iPad? The hard reality is that organizations are not implementing effective eLearning as much as we think. This post reveals some secret formulas for effective eLearning. The Complete List of iPad Tips, Tricks, and Tutorials. The Apple iPad is an amazing tablet, that goes without say. iPad 2.0:

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While all you creative geniuses can learn some of the great iPad tools for graphic designers. This article lists and explains 3 ways in which you can do so effectively. Productive iPad Apps for Graphic Designers. Compilation of great iPad tools for Graphic Designers. Who doesn’t like to know about the future? Who wouldn’t want to know about the future predictions?

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Upside Learning

This is not to say that informal learning would act as a replacement to the formal mode of learning, but it is the synergy between these both that produces effective growth. Here’s Why I’m Waiting For The iPad 3. The iPad 2 is very nice, but if you already have an iPad, it’s not a must-have upgrade. You can dig into our previous lists here. Know how.

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Upside Learning

The second generation of the iPad is here. iPad 2, with its multitude of features and functionalities (a notch higher than its parent), is a boon for tech-hungry classrooms. But before you jump on the iPad bandwagon, it is imperative to lay the foundation for effective implementation at your school. How the iPad 2 Will Revolutionize Education. Time for TED. Yikes!

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This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft Surface, iPad Mini, Play Testing Learning Games

Bottom-Line Performance

How do you think Surface will stack up against the iPad for businesses? The iPad or Windows RT Dilemma. Topic 2: How will the smaller screen size of the iPad Mini affect mobile learning? The iPad mini is widely expected to be announced on October 23rd. Do you think the iPad mini’s slightly smaller profile brings any potential benefits to mobile learning?

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Upside Learning

iPad takes centre stage once again as it gains increasing foothold in education, with educators touting it as one of the must-have technologies and students preferring it over hardcover books. What do Students Think of Using iPads in Class? It’s almost a year since the iPad was first released. A Day in the Life of the iPad Class. Read the results here.

The Rise and Fall of 3D Learning – Lessons from Real Implementations

Learning Cafe

Citing the example of Apple’s failure with Newton tablet 20 years ago, but the terrific success of iPad and Samsung Galaxy tabs enjoy today, he makes the point that Time and Technology have a great impact on the success of an idea. Effective Learning 3D Learning Learning Lessons Learned Simulations Virtual LearningBut that’s where it stopped. and others not so obvious.

eTraining: Giving effective Feedbacks through Advanced Quizzing options in Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Thursday, April 4th, 2013, 8am-9am Description: Giving effective feedback to the learners is very important in the learning process, and Adobe Captivate makes this easier through Advanced Answer options. Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh when they take you through a journey of feedback options for the Question Slides in Adobe Captivate. Register here. Conferences and events eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I.

Training: Transitioning from eLearning to mLearning

Adobe Captivate

Topic: Transitioning from eLearning to mLearning Date and time: Wednesday, May 9, 2012 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Josh Cavalier, popularly known as Captain Captivate, along with Pooja Jaisingh and Vish as talk about how mLearning fits into the overall instructional strategy and how you can effectively use mobile devices for learning [.]. eLearning HTML5 HTML5 Converter iPad iPhone mLearn mLearning Mobile Apps rapid elearning TransitioneLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Adobe Captivate 5.5

Disruptive activism

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Think of the Apple iPad and other similar touch screen devices introduced in the last year and consider how they have begun to impact upon the world of learning. Think farther back to see the far reaching effects of the Social Web on learning. It's about finding new ways to do things that are more effective and more fit for purpose. But just what is disruptive activism?