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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.

Using a Learning Management System to Gather Good Ideas

Absorb LMS

Here are some ways to do this: Include a task after a lesson that invites the learner to submit improvements via a wiki, Google Doc, or other online editor. Or, for each course related to an internal process, add as a resource a link to an online, editable document to which learners can contribute. How did this happen? Apparently, You can read about this here  and here.

Using a Learning Management System to Gather Good Ideas

Absorb LMS

Here are some ways to do this: Include a task after a lesson that invites the learner to submit improvements via a wiki, Google Doc, or other online editor. Or, for each course related to an internal process, add as a resource a link to an online, editable document to which learners can contribute. How did this happen? Apparently, You can read about this here  and here.

Course Review Tracking Template

Experiencing eLearning

How do you track revision comments in your e-learning or online courses? After I have gotten the feedback, I make the columns visible to add my comments and questions. I use Google Docs when I can for reviews because multiple reviewers can all see each others comments. Learning Instructional Design e-learning Google Docs instructionaldesign project management

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Why cloud authoring tools are the best tools for eLearning

QuoDeck

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!

What’s up with Google Glass – infographic

eLearn Hub

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. Related posts: How to use Glogster (graphic blogs) in an online course. What is SCORM & how do I use it to create a free online quiz? Interesting Stuff Distance Learning Google Docs learning tools Online Learning How could it help education? Wearable technology.

A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

Those who aren’t are either offering native apps with online/offline synch or performing the shell game via the mobile web browser and calling it mobile learning. Online/Offline Synch. I am quite amazed at the number of vendors who really have zero idea on what the terminology of online/offline synchronization. Google Calendar. I love the end of the year. On Fire.

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TCC09: Creating a Culture of Learning

Experiencing eLearning

Full Title: Creating a Culture of Learning – Modeling a Vision for Technology Use in an Online Environment to Impact the Use of Technology in the K-12 System. Liveblogged notes from the TCC online conference. Summary: “This session will share ideas of how to create a culture of learning in an online class at the university level so that it will impact the vision and use of technology at the K-12 level. Creating an online learning environment that utilizes differentiated strategies to meet the needs of a diverse student population will be addressed.&#. Skype.

Review Cycles: Questions to Ask and Online Collaboration

E-learning Uncovered

Online Draft. Or can it live in an online spreadsheet or wiki that anyone can see or update at any time? Most of our clients like the idea of using a spreadsheet to track open issues and questions, like the one we posted here as a resource to our E-Learning Uncovered: From Concept to Execution book.  We prefer putting this type of spreadsheet in Google Docs.  Some companies block Google Docs.   We’ve used SharePoint in those cases.  The post Review Cycles: Questions to Ask and Online Collaboration appeared first on E-Learning Uncovered

Tips to Terminate Typos

360 Training

Google Docs. Google Docs also offers a spelling and grammar check, though more basic than that of Word. To use it, click Tools , then click Spelling. A red squiggle will display under words that Google Docs does not recognize. Text that is clean and free from spelling and grammatical errors gives your online course a polished, professional feel—well worth the effort it takes to ensure it. Editing your own work can be challenging. Getting a friend or colleague or editor to proofread your work is great—but not always an option. Read it later.

The Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 list is revealed

Jane Hart

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 now for the complete 2012 Top 100 Tools list. Enjoy! Top Tools for Learning 2012 from Jane Hart. Top Tools 2012

How Micro-Learning Boosts “At the Moment Performance” - Tip #114

Vignettes Learning

Now, how many times in an average day do you check something online? What is your instant reaction? [ ] Write an explanation and email it back. [ ] Find a link and send it to the person. [ ] Tell the person to use keywords and search online. How many times have you used Google Docs because it is faster to exchange ideas and comment at the same time? Link to Youtube.

25 eLearning tools you need to have

LearnUpon

Aside from learning management systems, there are now all kinds of nifty online apps that can help you to organize your work, research trends, create course content, network with peers, and communicate with learners. Tool:  Google Drive. What it does:  Google Drive is our favorite form of cloud storage at LearnUpon. Tool:  Google Calendar. Tool:  Google Docs.

Low-Cost Test and Quiz Tool Comparison

Tony Karrer

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. 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.

Blogging to Build Your Business

Experiencing eLearning

I recently gave a presentation to the Online Network of Independent Learning Professionals about blogging to build your business. Now I have my business in one place and my blog in another, which splits my online identity. collect them all in a simple (albeit messy) Google Doc as the ideas come to me. Mistakes I Made. Blogging Platforms. Every business needs a website.

eLearning Startup Opportunities

Tony Karrer

Should we all be taking online courses from the very best we can access? How does a local university with a limited brand compare to an online degree from a much bigger brand? Or compare to someone who aggregates content from various online sources? My daughter last year took an online summer school course taught by her high school teacher. This already is available.

The Top 5 Free Learning Management Platforms

CommLab India

CourseSites is an online tool and primarily caters to the needs of individual corporate trainers. Some of the key strengths of this learning platform are: Seamless integration with Google Docs. Jim is the L&D manager of a large multinational company. However, the number of training programs planned for the year has been increased by 10%. Jim is in a fix. MOODLE. Sakai.

How To Use E-Learning For Compliance Training

eFront

Since technology has made access to information a lot easier, you can put your compliance training materials online for any of your employees to access. There are several free programs such as Google Docs or Dropbox where you can place these materials. This is why compliance training is necessary so that one doesn’t violate company policy (or even worse, the law).

Jane Hart’s Top 100 Learning Tools

Jay Cross

These won’t be on my submission to Jane, because for purposes of the survey: A learning tool is any software or online tool or service that you use either for your own personal or professional learning or for teaching or training. Google. really enjoy using Google to search images. store all my files online, in Dropbox, Google Docs, and iCloud. Books.

Vintage Is In: 5 Old Skills You Still Need

OpenSesame

Communication might have moved online, but email will never compare to the good old fashioned phone call. Technology can be wrong: Microsoft Office and Google docs won’t always be able to catch your mistakes. Interpersonal skills ( https://www.opensesame.com/online-training-courses/business-skills/communication-skills?from=typeahead This is woefully untrue.

Unlocked: The OpenSesame Blog's Greatest Hits of 2014

OpenSesame

Head to Head: INFOGRAPHIC: Microsoft Word vs Google Docs vs LibreOffice. This one from our popular Head to Head Series stirred up some controversy over the “best” word processing program.are you team LibreOffice, Google Docs, or Microsoft Word?  . As we wrap up 2014, we’ve been spending time looking back on the year and how far we’ve come. By: Dana Rosen.  . OpenSesame

Lynda.com Online Training Library Review

The eLearning Coach

There’s nothing like sitting in a coffee shop with your laptop, sipping java and eating pastries (only the healthy ones) and learning how to use Captivate or Final Cut Pro with lynda’s excellent online software tutorials. Post from: The eLearning Coach Lynda.com Online Training Library Review. The Best Features. There’s a lot to like about lynda.com. Tweet This!

What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

The ability to connect with like minded people, converse with them in a quick and easy way, ask ad hoc questions, and exchange ideas, thoughts and experiences, is what draws people into Twitter – not as part of an online course or for  formal training – but simply as a place to network with like-minded individuals, and to learn from them constantly, sometimes even without realising it.

Using Social Media for Learning: Tools & Practices #BHsocialmedia

Learning Visions

edmodo (originally developed for teachers and schools – includes grading features social go – sharing features, including video, blogging and works with Wordpress allow microblogging, profiles, groups, messaging, questions, polls, tagging, search Public social networks: Facebook LinkedIn Ning Yahoo Groups Google groups Some of these have member control and private groups Facebook the most accessed site in 2010! 1/8 minutes online is spent on FB! Tom Werner, Chief Research Officer, Brandon Hall [link] LMSs are adding social features – including RSS feeds, peer ratings of content.

Sharpest tools in the box

Learning with e's

It may be worth something in a few years time, mainly as a museum piece. 7) Google. Many of the Google suite of tools have become quite important in my working day. Google Docs is great for sharing and collaborating on documents, and Google Scholar is good for keeping up with citations, publications and metrics. The secret of the programme is in its simplicity.

How to Encourage Social Learning within Your Organization

Origin Learning

Be it socio-political conflicts in countries, online campaigns to create awareness about a disease outbreak, raising funds for calamity struck people or learning to do every day stuff- the social media is now playing a crucial role in our lives. Consider Google for example, it constantly tops charts when it comes to providing the best work culture for employees.

Vote for the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013

eFront

learning tool is a software tool or online tool or service. vote for Google will be a vote for Google Search, so if you want to vote for other Google tools, you will need to name them individually, e.g. Google Docs/Drive, Google Scholar, Google Maps, etc. A vote for Google Apps will be for the badged collection of Google Apps for Business or Education,  not a generic term for all Google applications. Below is an extract from the original post  on the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies blog. How to vote.

5 types of software needed for a remote workforce

InsiderHub

Again, some companies can rely on free versions, like Google Docs, while some others use paid versions of Dropbox or other platforms with more features. 3. Business business software cloud storage online meeting project management remote work remote workforce web conferencing Workplace going remote? Here are 5 types of software you need to excel as a remote organization: 1.

5 ways to make your LMS work for you

Sponge UK

Administering a modern LMS is as easy as using any other web application, like Evernote or Google Docs. Introduce these elements to your LMS to make sure your learners see what they expect from a useful online platform. Learning management systems (LMS) are evolving.  It’s time to rethink how they can work for you. Your LMS is how your learners interact with your learning.

Some Tools for Social Learning and How they Help Learning

Kapp Notes

Online mentoring. Google Docs. Here is a table with some tools for social learning, short description of the tool, the best use for social learning for the tool and some examples. Web 2.0 Definition of the tool. Best Use of Tool. Examples. wiki is a self-organizing knowledge web site.  A wiki is a discussion. Wiki software allows users to create, edit and link web pages easily. Wiki software is often used to create collaborative websites. Collaborative sharing and commenting on information. group can all edit the same document. Older versions are archived. Wikipedia. Blogs.

SMAC and the Shift in Learning Paradigm

Origin Learning

Organizations that encourage online discussions to happen, not only are able to engage their learners as active participants, but are also seen in a more positive light by employees for not curbing something that is now an essential part of their lifestyle. Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud (SMAC) are the four pillars which are driving business innovation worldwide. MOBILE. ANALYTICS.

Wonderful Ways To Celebrate Poetry In April and Throughout The Year!

Visual Lounge

Last year, Mrs. P Skyped with our kindergarteners for a little poetry slam , our second graders created a collaborative “Choose Kind” poem with friends in Vermont using Padlet and “In Our Desks” with friends in Georgia using a Google Doc, and the first annual Poetry Summit with our 5th graders and others across the country and in Canada. In April, we celebrate Poetry Month.

Microsoft Project for the Thrifty Project Manager: 3 Free (or Almost-Free) Alternatives

Social Learning

Naturally, I wouldn’t recommend using an inferior product just to save money, but with so many wonderful options available online, “cheap” doesn’t have to be a by-word for low-quality. For teams that are not able to meet in person frequently, a good online collaboration tool can be absolutely essential. Most people would cite Google Docs as the best free tool in this category, but the requirement that everyone must have a Google account can cause unnecessary headaches (it always amazes me how many people still don’t have one!). 

1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

Office suites.  3- Google Docs/Drive   87- OpenOffice. Wiki.  30- Wikispaces  32- Google Sites  88- PB Works. 3. Public social networks.  1- Twitter  9- Facebook  17- Google+  23- LinkedIn. Collaboration platforms.  45- SharePoint  55- Google Apps.  7. BROWSERS, READERS & DASHBOARDS.   Web browsers.  35- Google Chrome   65- Firefox and addons.