Top 7 places to find free photography. The holy grail of free images
SEPTEMBER 6, 2015
Posted in Uncategorized. Sick of searching to find free images or photography to use on your website or e-learning course just to find a hidden charge? Here is a go-to list of the best places that exist right now (Sept 2015) for finding free photography and images online. Image licenses?
What does ‘Creative Commons’ mean?
AUGUST 27, 2015
Posted in Course Development Interesting Stuff Uncategorized. You want to use an image or media from a website and it says it is licensed under ‘Creative Commons’ What does ‘Creative Commons’ mean?
Does flipped learning work with elearning – YES IT DOES!
AUGUST 15, 2015
Posted in Uncategorized. Flipped learning is almost exactly what is sounds like; the classroom is ‘flipped’ The idea is to make it all about the student – student centered learning. Yes, this does work for elearning!
How to use video animation in elearning
SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
Posted in Course Tools Software Uncategorized. Video animation is becoming extremely popular in elearning. Animation grabs the learners attention and visually stimulates teaching.
Building a Business Case for Customer Training
Looking to expand your customer training program? Your executive team will likely have some concerns. Download this guide to learn how to prove the value of training and tackle objections head-on.
To MOOC or not to MOOC – Infographic
FEBRUARY 15, 2014
Posted in Interesting Stuff. Check out this infographic running us through an easy to understand breakdown of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses). To MOOC or not to MOOC? I recommend finding a course you’re interested in and signing up.
The best and easiest to use totally free mobile learning apps
JANUARY 11, 2014
Posted in Interesting Stuff Tools. This post first appeared on Lost in Technology. There are thousands of apps you can use for education. Here are the best totally FREE mobile learning apps that can be used on both Android and Mac mobile platforms.
How long should the elearning video be for my amazing online course?
JUNE 27, 2015
Posted in Uncategorized. Making a video for your online course? Here’s some quick tips about how long your elearning video should be and how to structure the video for your online course. The number one top tip for elearning video is to make it short and snappy.
Presenters Podium – practice your talking technique
OCTOBER 26, 2014
Posted in Tools. Scared or nervous about making that big presentation? Never presented anything before? Now you can practice online using Presenters Podium as part of your course structure. Presenters Podium gives people the ability to go online, practice a presentation and get peer evaluations.
Take Charge of your eLearning environment
Learn how to maximize the impact of your learning by aligning to the goals of your organization, how to establish a learning culture with gamification including leaderboards and badges. Discover a learning content management system that is both powerful and easy to configure and manage.
World Academy – Unique Online Education Platform
MARCH 5, 2015
Posted in Interesting Stuff Uncategorized. PRESS RELEASE World Academy.tv announces Launch of Unique Online Education Platform With access to high impact practical short courses for professional development Australia, Sydney: World Academy.tv is facilitating online education for professional development in the 21st Century. As the new leader in the field of online education platforms, World Academy partners with qualified and renowned […].
eLearning Conferences June to December 2015 and BEYOND
MAY 24, 2015
Posted in Uncategorized. Yes, it’s here! This is an extensive list of eLearning Conferences June to December 2015. This list covers different countries, topics and venues. Have a look through there is something for everyone.
Gamification Used to Enhance eLearning
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
Posted in Tools Uncategorized. Here’s some tips on how to use hardware in the gamification of elearning. Thanks to Maria Miller for the great article. The gamification of elearning has become increasingly popular, with game elements used to encourage and motivate students of all ages.
check it out – Simformer – gamified simulated elearning!
DECEMBER 15, 2015
Posted in Uncategorized Interesting Stuff Course Tools. Integrated gamified learning tools are a massive step forward in the ‘next best thing’ for elearning.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.
5 Simple Rules for Smarter Adult Learners – infographic
AUGUST 18, 2015
Posted in Course Support. Are you developing an online course for adult learners? Have you thought about adult learner needs? Adult learners are a fast growing market, if you want your online course to be successful you need to cater for adult learners.
Help, GIMP isn’t working! Here’s what to do…
AUGUST 23, 2015
Posted in Image Tools Tools Uncategorized. You’re in the middle of an amazing edit on an image and suddenly nothing seems to to working. Here’s the top 4 tips to get GIMP working perfectly again. The most important thing to remember is to always be saving. SAVE YOUR WORK.
The importance of places to connect in an online course
SEPTEMBER 28, 2014
Posted in Course Support Interesting Stuff. Not sure about adding a place for learners to connect in an online course? What about a forum or a shared space?
Education Conferences June to December 2014
MAY 17, 2014
Posted in Conferences Interesting Stuff. The following is a list of education conferences, taking place worldwide, for the the second half of 2014, June – December and beyond. This is an excellent resource put together by Clayton R Wright and freely shared with all communities. Thank you Clayton.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
Navigating the ever-changing world of eLearning can be a challenge, but many people are finding a way to manage it, as well as a clear path forward. With Learning Insights, you can develop an even clearer sense of purpose, taking your vision to reality.
How to know an online course is a good online course?
SEPTEMBER 6, 2014
Posted in Interesting Stuff. Have you ever wondered if a course is really a good online course? Ever looked at a course and thought the price and the promise are too good to be true? How do you know if an online course that you are paying for is really worth the money.
Top places to find free music
MARCH 15, 2014
Posted in Course Tools Tools. Where do you go to find good free music to use online? Music can be the one element that is difficult to find. Have a look through the sites below to find the perfect free music to use on your project.
The Best K-12 Online Tools for Learning in 2015
DECEMBER 13, 2014
Posted in Course Tools Interesting Stuff Tools. Learning at home can be more fun than students and parents assume. There are many families that opt for homeschooling, but you don’t have to fall in that category in order to use effective learning tools.
Best Grammar, Editing and Proofreading Tools Everybody Should Know About
AUGUST 31, 2016
Posted in Course Tools Tools. Here are the SIX BEST EDITING AND PROOFREADING TOOLS that you need right now. Having trouble with grammar or struggling with how to write a sentence? Check out these tools below. Thank you to Veronica Hunt for writing this article for eLearn Hub.
[New eBook] The 3 Stages of Customer Training Development
Want to expand your training efforts? You’ll often see success by starting small and growing your program in a sustainable way. Download the eBook to learn more.
How to best respond to an online discussion
AUGUST 3, 2014
Posted in Course Development Course Support. Whether it’s a conversation on your own website or a discussion to which you have contributed here are some best practices for responding to and fostering a healthy online discussion. Make sure to monitor the conversations regularly.
Top Four Tools for Collaborative Writing
SEPTEMBER 12, 2015
Posted in Interesting Stuff Uncategorized. Modern technology has changed the way we do, well, just about anything. It has permeated every pore of our lives, for better or worse. Writing is no exception.
‘The Sleeper’ – Active Learning
AUGUST 29, 2015
Posted in Uncategorized. Have you ever had a student who was ‘The Sleeper’, someone who would fall asleep in your class? Perhaps you’re the person falling asleep. This is a great analogy for engaging students in active learning, and, can be emulated for online learning activities.
Conferences January to June 2016 – EduTech and Education
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
Posted in Uncategorized. Below is an almost complete listing of all conferences connected with education and technology. This is a global listing and includes workshops, presentations, TED style talks and much much more. There are also conferences towards the end of 2015 and past June 2016.
The complete eLearning journey
As an eLearning designer wouldn’t it be great if you could take charge of your eLearning environment right from storyboarding your ideas to generating responsive eLearning courses to being able to effectively deploy and track your learners’ performance?
Education and Technology Conferences June to December 2013
MAY 24, 2013
Posted in Interesting Stuff The following is a list of educational technology and other related conferences for the second half of 2013. These education conferences are taking place all around the world so have a good look through for something that interests you and is close by. Conferences are great ways to meet people and chat about […] The post Education and Technology Conferences June to December 2013 appeared first on www.elearnhub.org.
The History of Distance Learning and the LMS
MAY 4, 2015
Posted in Interesting Stuff Uncategorized. Author: Ashok Sharma […]. The post The History of Distance Learning and the LMS appeared first on eLearn Hub.
The Ultimate Guide for e-Learners on Home Workplace Organization
AUGUST 12, 2015
Posted in Interesting Stuff Uncategorized. The fact is, e-leaning demands self-organization. Being online students, we should concentrate on time-management and productivity, as they are among key factors of our learning success.
Active and Passive Online Learning
APRIL 4, 2015
Posted in Course Development Course Support Uncategorized. Just because your course is online doesn’t mean that learners simply sit and watch a video. Yes, the lecture hall style of online learning is out and fun, interactive, meet other cool people and remember the point of learning is IN.
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
Wanted: A better way to develop front-line managers! It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies. Download this guide to gain key insights into why so many programs fall short and learn 4 key principles for designing an effective solution.
Do you want to be a design hero?
MARCH 7, 2015
Posted in Interesting Stuff. Who will be the next World Academy Design Hero? World Academy Marketing Design Contest March 7, 2015 Deadline: March 14, 2015 World Academy is pleased to announce its first marketing design contest.