Don’t do this when designing e-Learning Modules: A Primer
DECEMBER 6, 2015
When I asked him why, he replied: I dislike the their templates. They encourage unskilled and untrained people to believe that with this magical tool and templates, they can create useful content. Poor Practices, a PowerPoint: Jennifer Ritter’s post and PowerPoint over at digitec interactive puts the worst practices in module development into practice. Not Enough Time?
Bundle Up in Argyle with Lectora Templates
NOVEMBER 7, 2016
With rustic browns, off-whites and blues our Argyle templates take a weathered, yet classy approach to the argyle style, paired beautifully with sans serif fonts and clean modern icons. Use the tabbed interaction to navigate through multiple pages of information, contained in one simple module. To find these and other great Lectora templates, check out our Template Library today!
Fill in the Blank with These Captivate Templates
JULY 21, 2016
That’s the strength of a text entry eLearning module: it requires recall with minimal prompting, making positive that the learner knows their stuff backwards and forwards. This week we’d like to take a look at some simple text entry templates available for Adobe Captivate. Click on the image to view the template in the library! Ordered Lists. Prioritizing.
Over 30 Free PowerPoint & E-Learning Templates
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
To help you out, I compiled an assortment of free templates that you may have missed the past few weeks. There are 16 free PowerPoint templates and 15 free Storyline templates. And if you’re on that side of the planet where summer’s long gone, you can still take advantage of the free templates. Free PowerPoint Templates. Punchy Tab Template.
Quality Control process for E-Learning
Here are a few examples of standards for elearning courses: Use the organization’s approved template and color schemes (Developers may. customize template layouts as needed). Use photographs instead of clipart and cartoons. Do not match the words on the slide with the voiceover. Tools and templates. Quality Control Template for E-Learning Modules. PROCESS.
Ah, Wilderness: Outdoorsy Lectora Templates
JULY 7, 2016
In the spirit of reconnecting with Mother Nature, today we’d like to feature a few of our favorite Lectora templates that showcase the beauty of the wilderness or otherwise incorporate rugged and outdoorsy elements. The Safety Slider is a handy module that allows learners to scroll through several pages of content in one compact module. Fishing Game. Safety Slider. .
The Definition of Great Lectora Templates
MARCH 10, 2016
The capabilities of Lectora as an authoring tool have allowed us to make some really cool templates that do just that. Now you can do that digitally with our flash card template. Our glossary template is a handy mechanism for incorporating such a thing into your course. Use this alphabetized click-and-reveal module to explain any and all terms that might confuse the learner.
Fulfill Your eLearning Destiny with Captivate Templates
JANUARY 20, 2016
Today we’re looking at a set of Captivate 9 templates called Destiny , which follow a beautiful aquamarine color scheme reminiscent of the typical scrubs you might see on a doctor or nurse, contrasted by a vivid red that recalls medical imagery for obvious reasons. Remember, if you’re a Captivate 9 user, all of these templates are integrated into the software. You
Here’s a Free Avatar Template & Tutorial
MAY 24, 2016
This way when I need to build a module or template, I can find assets drawn in the same style. Here are some things that work for an elearning template: Avatar : the circled avatar is a common design treatment. And to make things easier, here’s a free template. Free PowerPoint & E-Learning Templates. Free PowerPoint template. Free Downloads.
Free E-Learning & PowerPoint Template
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
Many of you requested a template based on the example so here it is. Working with Templates. One of the challenges when using a pre-defined template is that it tends to look good with real content. And then when you get the blank template it doesn’t seem to feel the same. In Storyline, I can create one slide with hovers for each module. Free Storyline 2 template.
Keeping Tabs on Lectora Interaction Templates
FEBRUARY 12, 2016
In a show of beautiful design, we have a large number of templates—especially for Lectora—that make use of digital tabs which allow you to turn one module into many different slides. Do you have an illustration or module that needs to stay in view while learners scroll through a few subtopics? Check out a few of our favorite click-and-reveal Lectora templates below.
A Fresh Choice of Captivate Templates
MARCH 31, 2016
Take a look at the over 300 eLearning templates we provide in the Assets section of Adobe Captivate 9, of course! Out of the over 40 different layout templates, we wanted to highlight a Fresh one just for you that has a few additional Captivate templates to match it. Click on the image to see this template in the library! These layout templates make it easy.
Why You Should Create Microlearning Modules in Articulate Storyline
AUGUST 25, 2016
Articulate Storyline offers built-in templates that help you create visually rich microlearning courses with ease. Imagine you’re eating a pizza all by yourself; you have the first slice, then the second, third, fourth and you’re full! You still have a few more slices left but your tummy is full. Well, this is how your employees feel when they take an hour long e-learning course.
Here’s a Free New Hire Orientation Course Template
MAY 11, 2015
I’m working on some practice content for an upcoming workshop and decided to share the template that is part of the workshop activities. Because the main image looks like an organizational overview, I think the template works great for a new hire orientation module. See the New Hire Orientation Template in Action. Download the Free New Hire Orientation Template.
Consider Rapid E-learning to Custom Online Training Module in Minimum Time
NOVEMBER 20, 2016
What is your best option when it comes to developing a custom online training module in minimum time? On the one hand, it refers to the software and process used to create eLearning content and courses quickly, and on the other to learning delivered in short, quick electronic-based modules. The interactivities too are easy to design using these simulated templates. Benefits.
When to Bring Your Association’s Continuing Education Online
FEBRUARY 13, 2014
But sometimes it’s worthwhile to focus significant resources on developing a very customized continuing education (CE) module. This might end up being an app for mobile devices, an online self-study module with quizzes and games built in, or an online course with significant resources invested such as broadcasting live video. They then developed that into a customized CE module, which also came up in the search results along with the code of ethics itself. 2. The following is a guest post from Moira Edwards, President and Consultant at Ellipsis Partners. Tweet This!
4 Mobile Lectora Templates for Responsive Course Design
APRIL 15, 2016
Many of the Lectora templates in our library have an interesting feature: responsive design. Trivia is one of our most popular quiz templates across all platforms. Now, the Trivia template is able to adjust to mobile platforms. This click-to-reveal tabbed interaction allows the learner to view more information within one module. Trivia. Executive. Download one today!
Online Community Training Case Study
APRIL 18, 2012
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Safely Integrate These Five Captivate Templates
MARCH 3, 2016
We here at eLearning Brothers have a wide selection of Captivate templates to use as a backdrop for your next safety course. With a perforated steel background and yellow/black safety stripe accents, our safety templates have a tough-as-nails industrial feel that behooves a safety-conscious environment. This is a handy way to turn one module into several slides of information.
Win Big with Lectora Game Show Templates
MAY 31, 2016
Our popular Game Show template has received a makeover for Lectora! Along with the classic version of the template, Game Show now also fits seamlessly into the “ Scratch ” theme of templates, bringing a modern touch to an old favorite. Game Show can be used by individual learners as a self-contained module but is also popular as a large-group classroom game.
How to Create an Interactive PowerPoint Elearning Module
SEPTEMBER 11, 2012
In addition, the download can be used as a template. Feel free to replace the content with your own if you need a quick interactive module. In this template I have two layouts. In this template, I added the image of the four people on the master slide. In a recent post we looked at ways to build interactive elearning even if using PowerPoint to build the courses.
Customizing Training Modules Made Easy With Articulate Storyline – Part I
OCTOBER 14, 2016
Ever since rapid authoring tools were introduced to the e-learning industry, developing online training modules has become an easy task for e-learning professionals. They made training development a matter of days rather than months, eliminating many painful aspects such as the headache of writing complex codes for interactivities and designing different templates for every project.
Going About Your Business Lectora Templates
APRIL 4, 2016
Today we want to highlight six engaging Lectora templates that will make your course look like the height of professionalism. Though that may sound a little boring on paper, but this template makes it work through the use of background images, which add texture, and diagonal slices through the grid of modules instead of horizontal, creating a sense of movement and perspective.
Pin Down Your eLearning with Cork Board Captivate Templates
JUNE 6, 2016
Today we’d like to highlight a few Captivate templates that imitate the experience of using a cork board. This module allows learners to sort a pile of information into two distinct categories. Or you might use this template to quiz learners on the rules of your workplace, separating each label into “Dos” and “Don’ts” respectively.
Course Review Tracking Template
JULY 15, 2015
Most of the time, I use a spreadsheet based on the revision tracking template below. My spreadsheet includes a formula to automatically add the page title once reviewers enter the module and page number. If you use continuous numbering throughout the course, you can also probably use a simpler formula than this template. That makes it easier for reviewers.
Here’s a Free E-Learning Template Made with Free Icons
NOVEMBER 24, 2014
One of the challenges I pose in our workshops is to create an elearning template using free resources like some of the free images and free icons you find online. Free Icons for Your E-Learning Template. Create an E-Learning Template Using Free Icons. My Example of an E-Learning Template Using Free Icons. PowerPoint starter template. Icons8. laticon. Find Icons.
Customizing Training Modules Made Easy With Articulate Storyline – Part II
OCTOBER 18, 2016
In my previous blog, we have seen how Articulate Storyline helps customize online training modules according to your requirements. We have also seen a few built-in features of Storyline such as interactivities, templates, quizzes, and the Player that, despite being fully functional, can be customized if needed. In this blog, we will see a few example customizations with the steps.
Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning
DECEMBER 12, 2010
News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 12/12/2010 Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning What I really like about the e-Learning community is that the most e-Learning professionals have a great passion of sharing their knowledge. The least that I can do is to share with you a list of Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning ! Feel free to use these storyboard templates for your projects. Your storyboard template format could be either Word or PowerPoint. Thanks! Excellent post!
The Agile Elearning Design Manual - Think Small (Iterations, Action Maps, Storyboards, and Mini-Modules)
The Learning Generalist
JUNE 22, 2009
The end of an iteration marks the opportunity to showcase working elearning to the customer, seek feedback and to potentially release the module(s) to learners. How many training modules does your client/ internal customer want this project to span? What's the framework you'll use to build your modules? Can we reduce flab in our analysis and design phase? What's the Inception?
Free White Paper: Migrating to an eLearning Infrastructure
JANUARY 15, 2015
If you want to download this Free White Paper, we invite you to get a Free eLearning Templates account. Curriculum, courses, modules, etc. This document evolved into a 10-page White Paper that is available for download with a Free eLearning Templates account. Are you just starting your journey into eLearning? Free White Paper on eLearning Infrastructure. Course completion?
Over 40 Rapid E-Learning Posts with Free PowerPoint Templates & E-Learning Assets
NOVEMBER 5, 2012
Because it was so popular I decided to make another post that highlights all the ones that include free PowerPoint templates or other free assets. Be sure to take advantage of the free templates & assets in the elearning community , too. As always, you can use these templates as you wish. The Secret to Creating Your Own PowerPoint Templates for E-Learning. Tidbits.
Here’s a Bucketful of Free Office Themed E-Learning Templates & Media Assets
AUGUST 14, 2012
With that said, sometimes you can get away with a pre-built template. good example is with office-themed templates. Here are some free office-themed templates and assets. New Multi-Layout Overhead Office Template. Here’s a free PowerPoint template that features 10 layout options and also comes with a Quizmaker file. Office template: download. Clipboard.
Adobe Captivate 7 Templates
JUNE 7, 2013
We are pleased to inform you that our Captivate Templates are now compatible with Adobe Captivate 7. We’ve made a few updates so be sure to download the latest version of the templates from the template library. Add more interactivity to your courses with drag-and-drop modules. Generate reusable advanced action templates. . Adobe Captivate Layout Themes.
Best E-Learning Posts of 2015
DECEMBER 29, 2015
We also have all sorts of great elearning examples and weekly challenge modules to view. We all love free stuff so here’s a list of all the 2015 blog posts with free assets, applications, and templates. Simple Interactive Scenario Template. New Hire Orientation Template. Interactive Conversation Template. Circle Lift Presentation Template.
Real learning – let’s not confuse it with completing templated exercises
Performance Learning Productivity
JUNE 18, 2010
Learning professionals spend a significant amount of their time (maybe even the majority) designing and delivering content and then evaluating completions and short-term memory outputs from structured mandatory and compliance training modules and courses. like Kate a lot. We’ve known each other for a number of years. State of Confusion Firstly, let’s clear something up. The Right Place?
Best PowerPoint Tutorials for E-learning
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
Here Are Two Cool PowerPoint Tips When Building Templates. Over 30 Free PowerPoint & E-Learning Templates. PowerPoint E-Learning Tips & A Free Template. Here’s How to Create Your Own E-Learning Template in PowerPoint. How to Create an Interactive PowerPoint Elearning Module. More Than 100 PowerPoint Tutorials & a Free Template. SOLD OUT.