Spring CAC 2007: ESP Systems

Kapp Notes

If they are effective in e-learning, they will be effective with thier product. ESP Systems create an innovative system to help servers and bus-people in a resturant know when customers want their check or want to clear the table.

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PowerPoint 2007: Converting Presentations to Movies

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

You can add transitions or effects as needed.)   From the Finish Movie category, select Save to my computer. by AJ George. I am frequently asked if it is possible to convert PowerPoint presentations into movies that can be shared on websites such as YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook.

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PowerPoint 2007: Adding Voiceover Narration to Presentations Converted to Movies

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Last week I detailed how to turn a PowerPoint 2007 presentation into a movie that could be uploaded to popular video sharing sites like YouTube.  by AJ George.

PowerPoint 2007 & 2010: How to Turn an Image Into An Animated Puzzle

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Click the more arrow on the last animation effect and choose  Timing.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

BusinessWire (2007) writes, “…nearly 60% of front-line. Board, “Shifting an effective manager to an effective. So how effective are your managers at leading and. effective training and support. the Corporate Executive Board, “Shifting an effective manager to.

Parts of the Stove: Simple Tools for Effective E-Learning

Kapp Notes

Here is a short "e-learning program" I developed called Parts of the Stove. The purpose was to show how you can use a digital camera, PowerPoint animation and a tool like Adobe's Breeze (which now has another name.) It is a little old but still shows the power of such tools.

Writing & Grammar: Can I Change the Appearance of Balloons in Word 2007?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Are you an eLearning developer who has been tasked with creating an effective voiceover script? If so, consider attending my Writing Effective eLearning Voiceover Scripts class. by Jennie Ruby. Short answer: yes.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Guild Demo Fest: Sun MicroSystems

Learning Visions

Thursday, December 06, 2007 eLearning Guild Demo Fest: Sun MicroSystems The eLearning Guild hosted a webinar this afternoon featuring the winners of The eLearning DemoFest which took place at the DevLearn Conference & Expo on November 7, 2007.

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PowerPoint 2007 & 2010: How to Turn an Image Into An Animated Puzzle, Part II

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

   Click the more arrow on the last animation effect and choose  Timing. I see this effect being really nice in conjunction with a team photo to show how everyone is a part of the bigger picture, but I'm sure there are many other applicable uses for it.

Thoughts about 2006 and Predictions for 2007

Kapp Notes

What are the biggest challenges for you/us as head into 2007? What are your predictions for 2007? What do you see as the biggest challenges for 2007? that is professional and personnel) What are your predictions for 2007?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Learning Styles as Fortune Telling

Learning Visions

Monday, May 21, 2007 Learning Styles as Fortune Telling My research into understanding the role of learning styles in e-Learning continues. Program control gave better results during initial learning, while learner control was more effective at alter stages." (p.

Second Life as a Learning Tool

Tony Karrer

Over Spring Break 2007, my family including my kids (ages 12, 10 and 7) came with me to Boston (where I was speaking). Found via Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development A great introduction to using Second Life as a teaching / learning tool.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Reflections from Adaptive Paths UX Week 2007

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « A foot in both worlds.working on a MacBook | Main | Facebook on iPhone (Inside Facebook) » August 25, 2007 Reflections from Adaptive Paths UX Week 2007 I had a little time now to digest all that I heard at the user experience/design conference named UX Week 2007 and put on by Adaptive Path.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Objection to Learning Objectives

Learning Visions

I called this one out as one of the top things I learned about learning in 2007. I sat in on a couple of Michael Allens sessions at ASTD 2007 and when he advised us to spare our learners from learning objectives, it really surprised me.

Get People Moving.have them play a Video Game

Kapp Notes

One of the main complaints about video games are that they encourage obesity and inactivity.that's not always the case. With the sometimes-sedentary senior citizens,video games are actually getting them moving.

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Yale's Online Course Initiative

Kapp Notes

The concept is great and the use of many different media to provide content is going to be effective, you can listen to a lecture, watch the video or read a transcript.

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Metaverse Links

Kapp Notes

The class is focused on designing effective instruction in a 3D world. Lately, I've been tuned into the metaverse since I am teaching a class called "Learning in 3D" starting on July 9 using Second Life and ProtoSphere (how cool is my job?)

Walk a Mile in My Shoes: Games Let You Do That

Kapp Notes

One extremely effective way of doing that is to "walk a mile in the other person's shoes" in other words.experience life as the other person does. Part of learning is expanding your mind and understanding different perspectives or points of view.

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Out and About: Upcoming Online Presentations

Kapp Notes

Among the other speakers at the event is Phil Charron of Performance Development Group (PDG) who's presentation is titled Failure Is Not a Dirty Word: Strategies to Effectively Use Failure in ILS So come join us. __ Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide

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Learning Circuits Big Question: Avoiding Death by PowerPoint

Kapp Notes

The presentation shows animated examples and how I converted some traditional slides into slides that are much more effective. This month the Learning Circuits Blog Big Question is about PowerPoint. The question: PowerPoint: What is Appropriate? When and Why?

Design: Boo

Kapp Notes

The technology is not 3D but is very effective. The design is simple but effective and allows the learner to explore and compare and constrast on his or her own. __ Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide

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MP3s for Everyone

Kapp Notes

So the cost of using a MP3 Player with images is comparable if not MORE cost effective than textbooks. Why more cost effective?

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Learning Through Reality-based Video Games

Kapp Notes

Here are three reality-based video games.what can they teach us about creating effective learning events?

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CAC Teams: A New Day

Kapp Notes

The 3-D environment will closely represent the real-world work environment, allowing the learners to effectively identify potential problems and respond to them accordingly. __ Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide

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Get Together at Conferences - F2F Still Matters

Tony Karrer

Kathy then tells us: The most underrated benefit of the face-to-face effect of conferences is INSPIRATION. Just yesterday, I posted about Conference Preparation and I'm preparing for a couple of conferences so I definitely looked back at: Be an Insanely Great Professional Conference Attendee.

Learning Circuits April Big Question: Are We There Yet

Kapp Notes

Another unfortunate side effect, was that my car now had dozens of sheets of paper scattered about. The Learning Circuit's Blog question for this month is " ILT and Off-The-Shelf Vendors, What Should they Do ?"

Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: Fun with Learning

Kapp Notes

The reason podcasting is so powerful and can be an effective tool for learning is that a mentor or a colleague can speak directly to you as you listen to the podcast.

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Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: Learning to Spell

Kapp Notes

The application has built in repetition designed to teach facts which is an effective learning strategy. Learning to spell in elementary school can be a drag, it is all rote memorization. Writing the words over and over again so you can learn them for the test.

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Design: A Friendly Human/Computer Interface

Kapp Notes

For more information and ideas on creating an effective learner/computer interface, check out the Jack Principles created by the makers of You Don't Know Jack , the folks over at Jellyvision.

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Design: Creating Good Questions

Kapp Notes

I think creating effective questions is one of the most important elements of good e-learning. One of the most important elements of good instructional design is creating good questions, even if you are doing rapid e-learning.

School House Rock, School of Rock

Kapp Notes

Another person that knew how to conduct effective training is guitarist Dewey Finn (played by Jack Black) in the movie School of Rock. Remember School House Rock?

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Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: Attending an ISTE Meeting in SL

Kapp Notes

Also, when people got "bored" they would stand or even fly or jump.interesting, never had that in an actual classroom (flying that is) One thing I think that should happen once a meeting starts is that protocols are created for making the meeting effective.

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Big Question for January - Quality vs. Speed

Tony Karrer

In reality, there are many different ways we could make our expenditure and each one would have a different cost and effect on performance. The Big Question on the LCB for January is: What are the trade offs between quality learning programs and rapid e-learning and how do you decide?

Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: Virtual Real Estate for Sale

Kapp Notes

We are incredibly effective learners (humans that is) we can learn from books, each other, observation or even from a good story.however, as instructional designers our job is to make that process more efficient and effective.

Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: Hot Shot Business “Simulation�

Kapp Notes

The game is created in a cartoonish environment but is really effective at conveying the basic fundamentals of running a business. Want to run your own business? Need to learn business basics?

What Clients Really Want

Tony Karrer

But for know recognize that when you start with a client, you need to do a quick assessment of what they really wants: Do they really care about effectiveness: changing behavior and driving business results? Of course, they want it to be effective!

Implementing Learning Interactions Using 3D Metaphors and Ideas from Virtual Worlds

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

In this post, I present some thoughts on how to effectively use 3D metaphors and virtual worlds to enrich content presentation with little effort. Sounds exciting? Read on. 3D Objects for Content Navigation This sound different from navigation based on the ubiquitous Next and Previous buttons, right? Usually, navigation in courses is linear or guided. However, when the information is non-sequential, the learner needs a choice to freely navigate through the content.