Integrate Your E-Learning with Google Docs
APRIL 25, 2010
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. by Jonathan Shoaf. Original: Loading.
Adobe RoboHelp: Importing Google Docs
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
DECEMBER 13, 2016
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.
INFOGRAPHIC: Microsoft Word vs Google Docs vs LibreOffice
OCTOBER 13, 2014
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
OCTOBER 13, 2014
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.
Teacher voice 1: Neil Jarrett
Learning with e's
MARCH 6, 2017
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?
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Google Docs
JUNE 18, 2007
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. I took some work home without having to lug my laptop. It was lovely. eLearnin.
Here are Three Free Apps that May Come in Handy
MARCH 1, 2016
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. This creates a link and title for the link. And it’s free.
mLearning Presentations using Google Docs
JANUARY 4, 2010
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. There's no tracking of who accessed the content and when.
EdTech Tools and Apps For Creating Knowledge-Based Content
JANUARY 19, 2017
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.
6 Great Project Management Tools for Custom eLearning Development
MARCH 5, 2014
Google Docs – We use Google Spreadsheets for project reviews. Google spreadsheets are great for collecting SME feedback all in one place. 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. Chat and video services are both available.
Google Classroom – Should You Use It?
AUGUST 28, 2014
As we all know, Google is a force in many different facets of our daily lives. From a formal standpoint, Google scrapped their course builder program in favor of partnering with edX , but they still have other tools that are being leveraged across classrooms big and small. Most notably, the Google Classroom program. This evolution of Google makes sense. online learning
Looking Back at Wikis - My Early Days of DevLearn - and 2015
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
DECEMBER 30, 2014
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
What Every Teacher Needs to Know About Google in the Classroom
DECEMBER 18, 2014
Google just might change the way you teach—in a good way. 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 edSocialMedia.com. Here’s what you need to know about using Google in the classroom. Students can see homework in the stream and create and edit it within Google docs. These are just a few of the most valuable features every teacher needs to know about Google Classroom. If Google Classroom seems overwhelming, don’t worry. Google Earth.
Top Ten Tools for Learning 2014
AUGUST 26, 2014
Feedly is my RSS reader of choice since the demise of Google Reader. Google Search is one of the first places I go when I need to learn something specific or am researching courses and clients. 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.
Why cloud authoring tools are the best tools for eLearning
AUGUST 3, 2016
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! are free.
ID and e-Learning Links (3/16/14)
MARCH 16, 2014
The Best Add-Ons for Google Drive. 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. tags: google. HelloFax lets you fax documents (HelloSign lets you sign them). There’s also an option to track changes like in Word. The Manifesto | Serious eLearning Manifesto. Principles for “serious elearning” tags: elearning instructionaldesign. Provide Realistic Practice. Enlist Authentic Contexts. Provide Realistic Consequences.
What’s up with Google Glass – infographic
AUGUST 27, 2013
Posted in Interesting Stuff Google Glass is hanging around on the periphery about to become mainstream. What is Google Glass? Google Glass recognises […] The post What’s up with Google Glass – infographic appeared first on www.elearnhub.org. Interesting Stuff Distance Learning Google Docs learning tools Online Learning How could it help education? 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.
How to Create a Leaderboard for eLearning with Google
JANUARY 19, 2016
Curation – Piste Bashing the Internet
SEPTEMBER 29, 2012
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
How to use PowerPoint, Word or PDF files in Easygenerator
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
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.
What’s Your Learning Tool Stack?
JUNE 14, 2016
Instead, I coordinate with one group with Slack, a couple others with Skype and email, and am using Google Docs and email with another. I woke up this morning thinking about the tools we use at various levels. Yeah, my life is exciting ;). Seriously, this is important, as the tools we use and provide through the organization impact the effectiveness with which people can work.
Stop Using Dropbox to Share Your Courses & Try This Instead
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
This is similar to the action Google took last month to disable webpage sharing via the Google Docs service. In fact, we have close to 4,000 weekly challenge entries in our weekly elearning challenges ; and at least 20% are shared via Google Drive or Dropbox. You need to stop sharing your elearning courses and portfolios using Dropbox’s public folder. Maybe more.
My Top Ten Tools for Learning 2009
APRIL 30, 2009
Google Reader is my main tool for personal learning right now, as it’s the hub where everything I read comes in. Diigo is the tool I use to collect all the interesting sites I find through Google Reader and elsewhere. Google Docs is where I do most of my collaboration with SMEs. I’m updating my Top Ten Tools for Learning for Jane Hart’s Top 100 list.
TCC09: Creating a Culture of Learning
APRIL 15, 2009
Google Docs. They have used Google Docs for student feedback with comments–avoids the emailing back and forth. They would like more administrators to start using it to model for teachers–maybe with Google spreadsheets with teachers for fundraising. Google Forms. Used a Google Form to share resources at the end–get everyone to participate. Tags: Higher Ed K-12 Learning Communities Tools Wikis Google Docs Google Forms online portfolios Skype TCC09 tcc2009 Liveblogged notes from the TCC online conference.
Learning Activities that Matter
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
Shared and collaborate on findings using google docs. It is time to move away from just movement…to learning activities that matter. We have all been there, done that…a well-intentioned trainer has you up playing musical chairs for apparently no other reason than to create movement. Sure, we want people to stay awake and remain focused. Why does this matter? Cha, cha, cha.
Snagit for Google Chrome Keeps on GIF’ing
JULY 23, 2014
We were GIFen no clues and it’s still a little bit of a secret but the wonderful Kelly Rush , Product Owner of TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome , has asked me to GIF some ideas on the feature. What also happens is that the freshly cooked GIF is automatically saved to the TechSmith folder on Google Drive. Snagit with Google Docs. Snagit with Google Sheets.
Tips to Terminate Typos
MARCH 30, 2015
Google Docs. Google Docs also offers a spelling and grammar check, though more basic than that of Word. A red squiggle will display under words that Google Docs does not recognize. Editing your own work can be challenging. You know what you intended to say or type, and without active focus of your attention, your eyes may speed over errors. Getting a friend or colleague or editor to proofread your work is great—but not always an option. Below are some strategies to help ensure that your text-based content is the best it can be. Read it later. Focus.
Top Ten Tools for Learning 2011
OCTOBER 23, 2011
Google Reader is still my main tool for personal learning. Google Search has never been on my list before, but it really should have been. Google is one of the first places I go when I need to learn something specific. I use Google Scholar search, blog search, or other advanced options as needed. Google Docs is where I keep track of my time spent on projects, create quick drafts, and other tasks. This is the fifth year that Jane Hart has been collecting lists of top tools for learning. I have contributed my lists in 2007 , 2008 , and 2009.
Connect LearnDash To 300+ Apps!
APRIL 1, 2015
Track all failed quiz attempts for a specific course in a Google Doc. Today’s add-on release marks a very exciting time for everyone using LearnDash – especially those of you who have ever wanted to connect LearnDash to third party applications that you may use personally, or for your business. Zapier Add-On. Add-On Features. when a certain quiz is passed). How It Works.
Collaboration, Communication, and Cooperation
NOVEMBER 15, 2016
On a recent #lrnchat , a colleague shared how she was collaborating on presentations using Google Slides. And I’ve done much important work with others using Google Docs and Sheets. In thinking about the Coherent Organization , the original proposal from my colleague Harold Jarche was that were two key attitudes: collaboration and cooperation. What do you think?
The Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 list is revealed
OCTOBER 1, 2012
The top tool for the 4 th year running is Twitter, with both YouTube (2 nd ) and Google Docs (aka Google Drive) (3 rd ) retaining their places for the 3 rd year in succession. Once again the list is dominated by free online social tools. But, in general, my analysis suggests that whereas education is embracing social technologies, corporates still have a long way to go.
Low-Cost Test and Quiz Tool Comparison
AUGUST 31, 2010
He helped me pull together the following evaluation of a few different solutions: ClassMarker Quia ProProfs Google Docs Forms Creator, and Quibblo. Google Docs Forms Google Docs has a built-in Form document type that allows the creation of a set of questions. This can be an interesting quiz / test tool especially if you already use Google docs. I’ve recently been working with Sameer Bhatia the CEO of ProProfs as I was going through an evaluation of various online tools that support easy, fast, low-cost testing and quiz tools. Grading Yes.
Here comes the SAMR
Learning with e's
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
One low level example of augmentation would be the use of Google Docs to not only manipulate and save text (a wordprocessor can do this), but also to share a document with others so that collaborative writing is possible, in both synchronous and asynchronous modes (something a standard wordprocessor cannot do). Unported License. Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e''s.
Social Media Policy?
JULY 1, 2015
Other social media tools I use for specific things include Yammer, Skype, and of course dedicated tools like Google Docs of various sorts, Doodle, and more. I’m not a big user of Google Plus, but if IFTTT did have that as a recipe, I would post there too. So what’s your social media policy? It’s not something you should do lightly, or haphazardly, it seems to me. In fact, such a policy really is part of your personal knowledge mastery. Let’s do this by platform. Facebook, is for me, the place I be me. Clark Quinn, not Quinnovation. right). And do.