Formative Assessments in E-Learning
MAY 27, 2015
Broadly speaking, there are two main kinds of assessments – formative and summative. The goal of formative assessment is to inform the student about his performanceon a continuous basis, whereas the goal of summative assessment is to summarize performance at the end of a course.Both are explained in a comparative table below: Formative assessment. Summative assessment. Email *.
Understanding Image File Formats
JANUARY 19, 2016
But, which image file formats do you need? Other more advanced image editors (such as Adobe Photoshop) offer additional formats like.psd,psb,bmp,eps,raw, to name a few. The main difference between all of these image formats comes down to two things: compression and compatibility. The most popular lossless image formats are.tiff and.png. Proprietary Formats.
Formative vs. Summative Assessment
DECEMBER 15, 2015
Most assessment strategies fall into one of two categories: formative or summative. Formative assessment involves activities that measure and provide feedback during the learning process. Examples of Formative & Summative Assessment. Formative assessment examples include: Providing verbal or written summaries. Assessments are critical to program success. assessment
Formatting Tips for Voice Over Scripts
NOVEMBER 18, 2014
We’ll end up with a better end product. A few formatting guidelines can make our scripts clearer and easier to use. Formatting Tips. Table Format. Dialog Format. Table Format. I don’t use a table format for my scripts, but Jill explains that it can be helpful (although she doesn’t consider it necessary). Dialog Format. Screen Names.
Give Your Service Technicians An Edge With Online Training Formats
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
The market for consumer electronics is growing at a rapid rate. Competition is intense with companies vying with each other to sell the best products to consumers. Apart from features and value for money, customers demand efficient after-sales service. This is possible only if service technicians are trained well and their knowledge is reinforced continually through on-the – job training.
How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?
OCTOBER 18, 2011
Cook raised an interesting question at the Instructional Design and eLearning Professionals' Group " How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?" Several professionals in the Learning industry want to convert their f2f courses into an eLearning format. In my opinion, they have convert their traditional courses to an electronic format. Joan T.
Formatting Fantastic Course Descriptions and Learning Objectives
AUGUST 16, 2016
For a concise formatting overview, our guideline is attached below. . . You’ve invested in making a quality elearning course and you want learners to love it. Crafting the perfect descriptions and learning objectives will help you showcase your product to future learners. Don’t miss your chance to market it properly by lacking in writing skills. Create great first impressions to increase sales and usage of your course by following this detailed guide below. . DESCRIPTIONS. Also, avoid abbreviations since they can mean various things to different people and across industries.
Formative and Summative Assessments in an Online Classroom
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
Two types of assessment, formative and summative, come into play within instruction, and each type has its place in the online as well as the physical classroom. Shared. Assessment is a key tool in the learning and teaching process. Read more ». Learning
Video Formatting for Online Learning
FEBRUARY 20, 2014
When putting your videos online, there are so many different format options to consider. Compressing and formatting your video recordings include resolution, bit rate, and frame rate. Format. We’ve listed everything out for you, hopefully, making it a bit easier for you to understand and follow. *A few common file types for video recordings are.MOV,MP4,AVI,WMV. Bit Rate.
Convert Captivate Quizzes to HTML5 Format
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
NOVEMBER 15, 2011
According to Adobe, "With HTML5 Converter, you can easily convert Adobe Captivate generated SWF to HTML5 format and repurpose your countless hours of interactive trainings for mobile devices that do not support Flash content." In September, Adobe made the HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate available on Adobe Labs. " Adobe said "We received a lot of positive feedback from customers who were looking for an HTML5 solution and tons of requests for supporting more objects and functionalities, from which quiz and LMS support topped the charts." Learn more here.
Blend Learning Formats to Train Your Medical Reps Effectively – Part 1
DECEMBER 1, 2016
The task of a medical rep is tough. He needs to convince prospective clients i.e., doctors, who are knowledgeable about drugs and their clinical application than himself, about the benefits of his products. So, how can pharmaceutical salespeople “promote” their products to medical practitioners? Well, they need to be as knowledgeable as the physicians themselves.
Preparing #Sketchnotes for Format, Flow, and Materials.
SEPTEMBER 20, 2013
You may be saying to yourself, “Self, isn’t preparing and format the same thing?” Format in this context is more about how your sketchonte reads rather than the physical shape and size. Posted in Sketchnotes This next step in the Sketchnote School series is a continuation from last week about preparing to sketchnote. Well, yes…sort of. We’ll look […]. Sketchnotes
Blend Learning Formats to Train Your Medical Reps Effectively – Part 2
DECEMBER 8, 2016
Welcome to the final post of the two blog series, Blend Learning Formats to Train Your Medical Reps Effectively. Companies use a blend of instructor-led and technology-enabled learning formats to train their representatives on interacting with physicians. Today, we will see how medical reps can be trained on pharmacokinetics and interactions with physicians.
Online Learning VS Traditional Formats: The Big 4 Benefits of eLearning
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
But how do traditional and online learning formats actually differ , and what can you expect from a transition to eLearning? This format is highly favorable for adult learners who juggle work and home , and enjoy the flexibility of submitting their opinions online. eLearning presents a ton of advantages over traditional formats of training.
Microlearning Video on Shoestring – Script Formatting
DECEMBER 11, 2014
Part 2 in the Microlearning Video on a Shoestring series, an examination of how to format a video script, the four key elements you will likely need, and the importance of format (especially for dialogue, anything read aloud by actors or voice over talent) to know how your video will progress when created. advocate using the standard screenplay format. for interior, EXT.
Five Questions to Ask Before Choosing an eLearning Format by Pamela S. Hogle
Learning Solutions Magazine
SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
information in an appropriate format and using an appropriate means of delivery can make it more accessible and therefore. Ask yourself these five questions before choosing an eLearning format. What’s the best way to provide training? Learning occurs in a variety of situations and for different purposes. Delivering. more useful to employees. Design Strategies Getting Started Training Strategies
Development Corner: Image Formats
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
Let's review the three most common image formats and why/when to use them. " It is one of the most popular formats used on the web and in eLearning. So if you are editing an image in Photoshop, always save it as the native format first, which is a PSD (Photoshop Document). In the Save As dialog box in Photoshop, choose "Photoshop" as the file format.
The Future Role of Learning & Development
APRIL 22, 2016
Blogging Engagement Enterprise Events Learning Post Formats User Experience corporate training engagement enterprise learning learning mLevel trainingI’ve just returned from the ASU GSV Summit this week in San Diego, CA. The summit is THE event for Education Technology companies, practitioners, and investors. This year 3500 people from all over the world converged in lovely San Diego to discuss (and envision) the next major transformational innovations in EdTech. At the broadest level, there seems to be a bifurcation in the types of learning employees are engaging in today.
Snagit for Google Chrome Update – text formatting, annotation changes, and bug fixes
FEBRUARY 4, 2014
Today, we’ve updated our tools with lots of annotation goodness, including variable text size and text formatting, rotatable rectangle and ellipse tools, as well as some bug fixes. Text formatting updates in action. New text formatting options are available in the slide-out menu next to the “T” text tool. Don’t have Snagit for Chrome yet? It’s free!
Formative and Summative Assessments
MARCH 3, 2016
There are two types of assessment — formative and summative. Formative. The goal of formative assessments is to provide students ongoing feedback during instruction. Formative assessments are sometimes called assessments for learning, since these are geared towards the students. Instructional Design assessment formative summativeSummative.
How is mobile format of learning evolving?
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
How to make learning seamless, integrated, and inclusive is a common challenge faced by organizations globally. But, who, among employees, would not take pride in getting the “more productive” tag at the workplace? That’s what the universally popular device – smartphone, is able to achieve! On average, 59% of workers in the US work 50 hours and more a week. Just in time learning. Informal learning.
Tin Can API: A Must for Blended Learning
APRIL 10, 2015
Learning in the 21 st century has become all-pervasive, transcending physical boundaries of a classroom-and- instructor based format. Blended Learning A Must for Blended Learning instructor based format learning management system Learning Record Store LMS Tin Can API: A Must for Blended Learning The new era recognizes the importance of informal learning as much as formal learning.
TechSmith Camtasia: Multiple Object Formatting Made Easy
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
This week I want to show you an easy way to ensure objects used in a project are formatted consistently. The formatting of the callouts in Track 2 are identical so they're fine. Notice that each of the callouts is formatted differently. All of the callouts in Track 1 are now formatted consistently. by Kevin Siegel When developing eLearning, one important goal is to ensure consistency from object to object. In addition, unless you're a top-notch designer you should use just a few fonts and a limited color palette.
Convert Your Cool Captivate Quizzes to HTML5 Format!
NOVEMBER 10, 2011
With HTML5 Converter, you can easily convert Adobe Captivate generated SWF to HTML5 format and repurpose your countless hours of interactive trainings for mobile devices that do not support Flash content. In September, we made the HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate available on Adobe Labs. We received a lot of positive feedback from customers who were [.]. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5 Assessment HTML5 iPad iPhone Quiz rapid elearning test
Why Your Existing E-Learning is Failing, and How MOOCs Can Help
Your Training Edge
AUGUST 12, 2014
The MOOC format allows employees to move fluidly throughout each course, spending more time on the content they need and skipping or testing out of what they already know. They use summative rather than formative assessments. But while traditional e-learning may offer improvements over instructor-led training, from a learners perspective, it still leaves much to be desired.
4 Best Online Training Formats for Service Technicians [Infographic]
OCTOBER 5, 2016
With advancements in technology, products are becoming increasingly complex. To retain their competitive edge, it has become mandatory for manufacturing organizations to provide add-on services along with their products. small technical error can prove costly to the company, especially if it produces heavy equipment. So the traditional training methods may not be suitable any more. Wondered how?
What It Takes to Have a Healthy Learning Environment in Your Organization
MAY 19, 2014
Let’s take a look at the contemporary currency of the different formats of learning that are typically deployed at organizations: Instructor-led classroom training : This format is still viable, still effective and will endure. sumptuous spread of cerebral and endorphin-inducing fare, the subtext was learning, learning and more learning. Is there scope for co-existence?
E-learning Development: Selecting the Right Audio, Video, and Image Format
JUNE 22, 2016
When developing an eLearning course using rapid authoring tools, you should know which format is supported by the tool to import audio files, videos, and images. The formats prescribed in the blog are followed when the courses are published to PCs, mobiles and iPads, but when publishing your courses to CDs and PCs (offline), you have the liberty to use the format of your choice. .
How to respond to learning-style believers
JUNE 9, 2015
Instructional design client management format choice media choice“What do you mean, I shouldn’t accommodate people’s learning styles? You can’t tell me people don’t learn differently! I see it in the classroom all the time!” ” Maybe you’ve heard that from a classroom presenter (I have). And add lots of drag-and-drops for the kinesthetic people.”
3 ways to save gobs of time when designing training
SEPTEMBER 8, 2014
Instructional design client management format choice media choice Everyone wants it yesterday. So how can we deliver on time? Here are three possibly bizarre ideas. 1. Don’t design training. Does the client just want everyone to be “aware” of the hamster sharing policy? They’re experts in this stuff. 2. Design super-targeted training. ”). What do you think?
Step 2: Preparing #Sketchnotes for Format, Flow, and Materials
SEPTEMBER 20, 2013
You may be saying to yourself, “Self, isn’t preparing and format the same thing?” Format in this context is more about how your sketchonte reads rather than the physical shape and size. We’ll look at format as it relates to paper choice and sketchbook sizes in the materials section later in this post. The format? Common Formats. Well, yes…sort of. All rows.
“Learning should be fun!” But what’s “fun?”
SEPTEMBER 2, 2013
Instructional design format choice motivation We hear it all the time: “Learning should be fun!” ” Here’s how it’s often interpreted: “Let’s use a Jeopardy-style game for the quiz.” ” “Let’s have them explore a haunted museum, clicking on silly things to learn about data privacy.” Then why do we do it? ” hormone.
Tips for webinars or virtual training
JANUARY 8, 2014
If it’s in Word or another easily edited format, they can take notes right in the handout. Instructional design format choice media choice motivation “What works for webinars?” Here’s what’s left on my list. My main recommendation: Include many, many thought-provoking questions for people to answer in the chat. How do you think we should solve it?”
12 cool ways to use scenarios
SEPTEMBER 29, 2013
Scenario design branching scenarios format choice scenarios Decision-making scenarios aren’t just for elearning. Here are 12 ideas for other ways you can use branched scenarios to help people practice solving problems. First, some vocabulary. ” The stem and options for a new decision, such as, “What should you do?” ” followed by three or four actions. Go for it!