eLearning: Interactive vs. Engaging
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JUNE 15, 2016
by Sally Cox People love to talk about how they want their eLearning courses to be interactive, but to be really effective eLearning, it has to do more than just interact with the learner; it has to engage them. Just adding a simple button is interactive, but it's not engaging the learner. No learning here! Therefore, I engaged them.
E-Learning Interaction Building Tools Comparison
MAY 9, 2016
An eLearning course looks incomplete without interactions. Interactions help in making the course engaging and collaborative. We are excited to bring out the first ever Interaction Building Tools Comparison. We are confident that this comparison sheet will be a boon for eLearning course creators and Instructional Designers in choosing the right interaction building tool.
FEBRUARY 6, 2012
The Advantages of Interactivity. There are many advantages of having learners interact with the subject matter they are learning. Studies, as well as common sense, indicate that interactivity helps the learner retain information as well as increasing the learner’s willingness to spend time with the material. In fact, Michael Grahame Moore editor of the American Journal of Distance Education, writes that interactivity between a learner and the content is “the defining characteristic of education. Horton  writes, “Interactivity boosts learning. Karen Mantyla.
Education Industry Experts build interactivity into eLearning - Their Experience
MARCH 17, 2016
“My learners prefer using PDF - adding Raptivity interactions to PDF makes it an interactive PDF! Recently, four leading experts from education industry came together to share their experience of working with Raptivity for creating learning interactions. They shared how Raptivity has helped them deliver interactive learning content for their learners.
Steps to make your Flash courses mobile compatible
the interactivities that were adopted for eLearning. Create advanced and interactive templates. Create 5-10 interactive templates which you can reuse in all. Best suited for rapid development with highly engaging, animated and interactive courses. Best suited for less interactive courses. to create high level interactivities or animations. to Html5. on PCs.
Augmenting Authoring Tools using Interactions
AUGUST 19, 2013
Authoring Tool eLearning eLearning tools Instructional Design interactive learning mLearning rapid learning raptivity Tracking Technologies No one wants to take time and trouble, using their expertise, to produce something that’s not as effective as it should be. This is just as true of online learning designers and developers as it is of anyone. Since adding [.].
Integrating HTML Interactions into a Camtasia Course
MAY 3, 2016
Looking for a quick way to add a game, interactive diagram, or clickable chart to your Camtasia project? Currently, Camtasia Studio doesn’t offer an inline HTML 5 integration, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t use a well-built interaction in your Camtasia course. The HTML 5 interaction I used in the video was really easy to make using the eLearning Brothers Interaction Builder.
Develop HTML5 interactions with enhanced Raptivity 6.6
OCTOBER 13, 2011
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How to Build Real-World Learning Interactions
JULY 19, 2016
Creating great interactive learning experiences requires a few core building blocks: relevant content, pull versus push, and real-world decisions. With Learning Interactions: What is the Learner’s Real World Like? They need to see how the content fits into their world, the interactions they have, and the decisions they need to make. And who are they interacting with?
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
eliminated and interactions are driven by efficacy rather than gimmick. events where people are actually interacting face to face. interacting with the concepts and applying them in their real jobs as soon as possible. Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success. By Megan Torrance, CEO TorranceLearning. capital. of learners. busy trainers? You’re. goals. groups.
Interactive Video Made Easy
APRIL 12, 2016
Rapid E-Learning Makes Interactive Video Easy. When I looked at what he was doing, I asked why he didn’t just use Engage’s media interaction since it was easy enough to insert the video and required no programming. Click here to see an example of an Engage interaction with video. Here are a couple of easy ways to use interactive video for your online training.
5 Simple and Effective eLearning Interactions
OCTOBER 8, 2013
The interactivity, of course. Besides the obvious benefits of reduced costs and a virtual training environment, eLearning allows learners to practice new skills and concepts safely through a variety of interactions. The resulting list of five eLearning interactions is a great starting point for structuring content that really helps change attitudes and behaviors. Scenarios.
Creating eLearning interactions gets more Flexible
AUGUST 25, 2011
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Making PowerPoint Interactive
JUNE 5, 2013
Making PowerPoint interactive is to make your slides do what you want, allowing yourselves to go from slide to slide almost like going from one room to another in your home – and setting your slides in a way that [.]. Education Software eLearning eLearning Software eLearning tools Free webinar interactive learning mLearning PowerPoint rapid learning raptivity
How the right tech tools for your team can power your sales enablement strategy
and interactive exercises. interaction and coaching - and experiential learning, or learning that happens. increases interaction and motivation in learning, which can provide a far more. How to create and drive success. with sales enablement ENABLING. SALES AT SCALE Copyright © 2016 Docebo - All rights reserved. Event-based training alone does not work. What is the right LMS?
Creating interactivities in e-Learning: 10 ways to challenge and engage your Learner
APRIL 15, 2014
Interactivities built within e-learning can effectively provide relief as well as challenge the learners to think and apply assimilated learning. There are many types of interactivities that can be built in an e-course. There are various ways that a story can be utilized to create an engaging interactive exercise within an e-course. Interactive spreadsheets.
How Essential are Learning Interactions to eLearning?
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
In a face-to-face training, the instructor/trainer interacts directly with learners and ensures that they are tied up in the course. think, interactivity and interactions can play an important role there. Interactivity is said to create a meaningful interchange between the learner and the course, through which active learning takes place. Interactions are very important.
Free Articulate Storyline Template Interaction
OCTOBER 10, 2014
You even can choose how you want your users to interact with the template because we give you the source files. The post Free Articulate Storyline Template Interaction appeared first on eLearning Brothers. We loved this Articulate Storyline Template so much we decided to make it free for anyone to download. Yes, I said FREE! This template is based on a conversational scenario.
How to supercharge your elearning scenario with interactive video
MARCH 16, 2016
Interactive video is becoming easier to create, but ensuring it’s a good match for your learning objectives can still a challenge. This post will show you how to give your elearning scenarios a more engaging twist by using interactive video to enhance storytelling. But interactive video allows a higher level of realism and puts the learner in control of the story.
New Brandon Hall Group report forecasts major shift in 2016 online learning trends
the first interaction an employee has. © 2016 Brandon Hall Group. Licensed for Distribution by Docebo. Research Summary 2016 Learning Technology Study: Summary of Top Findings The technology employed to deliver Learning and Development has grown increasingly varied and complex. The cloud, social tools, mobile technologies, and other advances have created a host of opportunities for. forward.
Ten tips to build interactivity
MARCH 28, 2013
Interactivity is a key component in the learning process. While it’s relatively easy for a teacher in a classroom to interact with the learners and, by ‘reading’ the situation, involve them in the learning process in the most effective ways, [.]. eLearning interactive learning mLearning rapid learning
Lectora Interactions to Add to Your Tab
JULY 21, 2016
If you have an eLearning course containing lots of textual info, one handy way to save space is to use a tabbed interaction. Having a wealth of tabbed Lectora interactions in our template library alone, we’d like to show off a few of our favorites. Our Scratch tabbed interaction is simple, yet interesting. Process Cycle 2 is a useful tabbed interaction for those cases.
Webinar: Interactivity and Engagement using Hotspots in Camtasia
JULY 11, 2016
Video is a super powerful tool, and TechSmith’s Camtasia has the abilities to make videos interactive by using hotspots. hosted a joint webinar last week with Jason Valade from TechSmith where we went over the basics for hotspots and interaction. Much of the time is taken up answering questions that opened up important topics such as where interactive videos can be published.
How to Create Interactive eLearning Simulations in 3 Steps
JULY 22, 2016
iSpring TalkMaster is a simple yet powerful tool which allows everyone to build a realistic conversation simulation based on a branching scenario and assess core interaction skills. Fruitful interaction with a customer can build on the success achieved in a virtual learning experience. A linear narrative structure is becoming less popular in literature, cinematography, and eLearning.
New research explores the common myths and realities around the 70:20:10 learning model
Can you capture SME or learner interactions (e.g. In-Focus. Report. February 2016 Authored by Charles Jennings, Laura Overton & Dr Genny Dixon. Supported by. www.towardsmaturity.org/in-focus/2016/702010. 70+20+10=100. The Evidence Behind. the Numbers In-Focus: 70+20+10=100. Towards Maturity CIC Ltd. 2016 Page | 2. About this research. . . . in learning and development and 1,600 learners.
10 Interaction Design Books
The eLearning Coach
JULY 15, 2015
Interaction design involves more than just clicking or tapping on an object. As our tools and devices allow […] Post from: The eLearning Coach 10 Interaction Design Books. Reviews
Making eLearning Interactive and Fun
AUGUST 27, 2012
Learning is fun and engaging when we have Raptivity interactions embedded in the lessons. This goes without saying that you can add magic to your course content provided you know the knick-knack of this rapid interactivity tool – Raptivity. Community Education Software eLearning tools ElNet Free webinar interactive learning mLearning rapid learning raptivity Australian e-learning industry content and technology vendors ElNet Webinar Series free webinar mLearning enthusiasts Q&A session teachersTo [.].
Augmented Reality – Making Paper Interactive
JULY 31, 2012
Second, to let users interact with 3D models of (this sort of thing has great applications in engineering and technology courseware) and third, links to videos of products in action. Clients who already use paper-based materials for distribution or in an instructor-led environment often ask us how we can enhance the learning experience for participants. Ever browsed through an Ikea catalog?
Free Download: Lectora Interaction
JULY 14, 2015
Wendy Miller created a character dialogue interaction with two characters that you can download to use in your own course. Download this character dialogue interaction in the Trivantis Community now. Download Interaction. The post Free Download: Lectora Interaction appeared first on Trivantis e-Learning. Need to create a scenario in your Lectora® eLearning course?
6 Tips for Providing Value to the Modern Corporate Learner
interactions with others. on the team can dynamically interact, regardless of their location. brief highly-interactive activities that. 6 Tips for Providing Value to the Modern Corporate Learner Enable Continuous. Learning Think outside the box. and expand training. options beyond formal. learning. anytime, anywhere, and from any device. Fully Embrace. for L&D holds that.
Deepen Learner Engagement with Interactive Videos
APRIL 4, 2016
What are Interactive Videos? We thought we’d give you a rather deeper insight into the bearing of interactive videos Mr. Manager. To start with, interactive video is a type of digital video that enables enhanced user interaction by the addition of immersive interactive elements such as images, elaborating text, links and quizzes, fill in the blanks etc.
JUNE 9, 2015
When learners interact in an online course, active learning takes place. eLearning interactivity is the actual “thought process interchange” between learners and eLearning tools through which engagement and active learning takes place. Integrating interactions in the content is the key step in the eLearning design process. This step enables learning that is meaningful, recalled easily, as well as evaluated through interactive assessments. Interactive tools are also the only means to connect and collaborate with fellow learners and mentors.
Role of Interactivity in eLearning
MAY 24, 2016
This is where interactive eLearning comes into play. Not only has eLearning interactivity been proven to activate long-term memory, but it also improves attention, promotes motivation, and enhances knowledge retention. eLearning interactions may include simple multiple-choice and true/false quizzes, real-life scenarios with thought-provoking questions, simulations, stories, drag-and-drop interactions, and interactive games that expand learners’ understanding of course material through trial and error. Here are some key benefits of eLearning interactions.
Tip of the week:Use Raptivity Interaction Guide to know everything about an interaction model
MARCH 15, 2016
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E-Learning Tutorial: Easy Way to Make an Image Interactive
APRIL 5, 2016
Here’s an easy way to turn a single image into an interactive image. This tip comes in handy if you use collage images for interactive stories or have a great illustration but no way to break it into separate pieces. needed a separate image for each character to create my interaction. Now you have an interactive image built from a single image. Register here.
Engagement Analytics – The New Frontier in Interactive Learning
FEBRUARY 1, 2016
The purpose of adding interactivity to eLearning has been two-fold, improved learner engagement and better learning outcomes. And, this very need demands further channelization of interactive learning analytics. Alternatively, knowing which interactivity is working great and returning high-end results? Behold and make way for Engagement Analytics in eLearning.
Helpful Tip: Interactive Video in Adobe Captivate 8
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
Before we discuss interactive video in Adobe Captivate 8, we need to discuss a little bit about HTML5 video. Interactive video is why! How to Develop Interactive Video in Adobe Captivate 8. If you are at all familiar with Adobe Captivate 8 and know how to place various interactive elements on the state, then this process is simple. Guest blog post by Erik Lord.
Mobile learning and blended interaction
Learning with e's
OCTOBER 18, 2013
Moore once wrote about three types of interaction. Learners interact, he said, with content, with their teachers and with each other. Other theorists subsequently expanded on this interactional triumvirate. Leslie Moller later suggested a fourth kind of interaction - interaction with the interface. What is also inevitable, is intrapersonal interaction.
Use Interactive Video for Better Learning Outcomes
Voice of Clarity
FEBRUARY 23, 2015
Another way is to make your videos interactive. What is interactive video? Simply put, interactive video offers collaborative tools that flip the viewer’s position from passive observer to active participant. But interactive video is more than just a fun use of technology, or a tool created to simply buy more of a viewer’s limited attention span. Why should you use it?