Examples and Samples of Game Design Documents

Kapp Notes

These samples will give you some ideas. Chris Taylor Game Design Document Sample : As the web site says, "for all of you who have ever wondered what they look like or need one for your own personal game project, check out Dungeon Siege creator Chris Taylor's example" Example Blank Design Document : This one is simple and too the point, not much detail but it will get you stared.

Likert-Type Scales: Examples, Samples and Information

Kapp Notes

If you are doing a formative or summative evaluation of instruction or doing a needs assessment or a program evaluation, sooner or later you are going to need a Likert-type scale. You also may have a question about using odd or even numbers in the Likert-Type Scale, here is some insight on that. Here are several types of scales that you might find handy.

ASAE 2010 Annual: Leaders of Communities of Practice

Web Courseworks

about how to maintain a "member-focused print/electronic strategy,” and go over examples of methods that have proven successful in the publishing industry. Tags: ASAE 2010 Associations are the hub of activity for "communities of practice.” Communities of practice are voluntary.

Learning Technologies 2010 – Day 2 Recap

Upside Learning

After having a great first day at the Learning Technologies 2010 I was looking forward to an exciting second day. He used Intel’s example to drive this point home. Source: Predictions for Corporate Learning & Training 2010 by Bersin.

eLearning Guild’s 2010 Salary Report

Learning Visions

In case you missed this, the eLearning Guild has recently released the 2010 Salary and Compensation Report (United States) by Temple Smolen, culled from data provided by eLearning Guild members.

PowerPoint 2010: Secret Passageways, Part I

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The Home tab, for example, is H. by AJ George. When you work with PowerPoint frequently, every little tip could help improve your productivity time.

PowerPoint 2010: Using the Shape Union & Subtract Tools for eLearning

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Over the last two weeks I've introduced PowerPoint 2010's Shape Union and Shape Subtract tools. Now I'd like to give a quick example of how you could incorporate this into your eLearning projects made with PowerPoint. by AJ George.

PowerPoint 2007 & 2010: How to Extract Audio & Images from a Presentation, Part II

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The problem with that method is that it only works on files created in PowerPoint 2007 or 2010. This week I will show you an alternate way to do this in both PowerPoint 2007 and 2010. Here is a workaround for saving your presentation as an HTML file in PowerPoint 2010.

Mike Myatt's Top 31 Leadership Blogs for 2010

The Peformance Improvement

Lead By Example. If you’re like me, you appreciate seeing someone else’s “top list” for a topic of interest. It helps me sort through the thousands of blogs that I don’t have time to read. Mike Myatt gives us some help on the topic of leadership with his list of Top leadership blogs.

Reflections on ISPI 2010

Clark Quinn

Given the small sample, I reckon you should determine for yourself. Early in the year, I gave a presentation online to the Massachusetts chapter of ISPI (the international society for performance improvement), and they rewarded me with a membership. A nice gesture, I figured, but little more (only a continent away). To my benefit, I was very wrong.

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Text-to-Speech Examples

Tony Karrer

Javed Alam pointed me to a couple of Text-to-Speech eLearning Examples, so I thought I’d capture a few of the examples here. I would welcome pointers to additional examples! Example #1 - Introduction to Venice - Qwiki uses Text-to-Speech in really interesting ways.

2010 Predictions for Learning and Technology at eLearn Mag

Kapp Notes

Predictions for 2010 Check of the predications and add your own! Virtual Immersive Environments (VIEs) for corporate use will gain additional traction in 2010 with some major announcements concerning integration with more traditional enterprisewide software systems such as MS SharePoint. VIEs will begin to pull out of the trough toward the fourth quarter of 2010 as productive uses of these worlds begin to be exploited.

PowerPoint 2010: Paste Linking

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Let's say, for example, that you have been sent an Excel spreadsheet for your PowerPoint presentation with the first and second quarter earnings. by AJ George.

September 2010 Monthly Roundup: 7 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

Also includes a few examples of Workplace Learning (Performance Support) Apps. In continuation to our series of monthly roundup posts, here is a collection of our top 7 posts for September, each accompanied by a quick brief. Will Mobile Apps Change Training Forever?

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

October 2010 did not disappoint! 4 Free Tools to Help Get Your PowerPoint from Good to Great , October 21, 2010 Continuing the recent trend of PowerPoint in the news , I stumbled upon an article in USA Today that provided some tips and advice for designing more engaging presentations. Open Source eLearning Tools , October 13, 2010 I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. October 25, 2010 Open for use?

August 2010 Monthly Roundup: 10 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

An interesting TED video by Seth Priebatsch about the four game dynamics (with respective examples) which bear serious implications for designers and developers of learning.

Branching Scenario An Example

Upside Learning

Tags: eLearning eLearning Development Branching Scenario Connect with Haji Kamal Elearning Example Instructional Design Scenarios and Stories

My Top 10 'Learning' books from 2010

Sticky Learning

The book mixes things up with a series of illuminating examples of great speeches and great communicators - not all of them expected, they range from Steve Jobs and Martin Luther King Jr to Mozart and Alfred Hitchcock.

Webinars In April 2010

The eLearning Coach

Date: April 19, 2010. Date: April 20, 2010. Date: April 20, 2010. Post from: The eLearning Coach Webinars In April 2010. It looks like there will be some great webinars related to instructional design and development in April.

Smartfailing the vintage future

E-Learning Provocateur

A little while ago, Ben Betts blogged about a wonderful book called 2010: Living in the Future , which was written by Geoffrey Hoyle back in 1972. More examples. In each of the above examples, contemporary practice prejudiced the futurist’s expectations of future practice.

More Examples of Correlation Without Causation

The Peformance Improvement

For example, having a best friend at work correlates highly with an overall measure of employee engagement (according to Gallup Inc.),

10 Ways To Learn In 2010

The eLearning Coach

For example, I just searched for ‘elearning’ (I know I’m boring) and got directed to a great discussion about how to help learners get the most from eLearning. Post from: The eLearning Coach 10 Ways To Learn In 2010. There are so many cool ways to learn online now.

2010 in Review Part 2: My 10 favourite resources in 2010

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact 2010 in Review Part 1: Top 10 C4LPT resources Happy Christmas! 2010 in Review Part 2: My 10 favourite resources in 2010 On December 22, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart In this the second part of my Review of 2010 I am going to present my 10 favourite resources that I have posted on my Pick of the Day (JPOD) and Social Media for Working and Learning (SMWL) blogs this year. 

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. Examples and Samples of Game Design Documents - Kapp Notes , September 15, 2010 Here is a collection of several game design documents and information about game design documents. These samples will give you some ideas. 10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010 We all need inspiration at times. 2010). Examples. CLICK HERE to register for PLENK 2010.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

May 2010. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010 Instructional design is not only seen as a core competency for learning and development/training specialists, but it’s a huge industry, too. A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010 For some time now, I’ve seen a growing negativity toward LMS solutions by a pretty wide group folks in our space. will take Sana EasyGenerator as an example.

No Next Button - Some Examples

eLearning Cyclops

Here are some examples of courses without next buttons, or at least in a few cases very minimal use of next buttons. As I have written in the past, I have an aversion to "next" buttons.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

July 2010. Educational Games for the Classroom - Kapp Notes , July 19, 2010 Here is a list of educational games that can be used to teach kids during the school year or over the summer break. Education As We Know It Is Finished - Lars is Learning , July 14, 2010 So says Clayton M.

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PowerPoint 2010: Create Your Own Gauges

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

For my example I'm going to use  Typos in 2012 Issues  to demonstrate an acceptable versus unacceptable range of typos in one year for a publication. by AJ George  Want to create a speedometer-like gauge for your PowerPoint or eLearning deck?

2010 in Review Part 4: Top 100 articles of 2010

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact 2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging The Year of Social Media 2010 Infographic 2010 in Review Part 4: Top 100 articles of 2010 On December 29, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart At the end of 2008 and 2009 I produced a list of my favourite 100 articles during the year. 

2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging

Jane Hart

2010 in Review Part 4: Top 100 articles of 2010 2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging On December 28, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart During 2010 I used my two blogs (Jane's Pick of the Day and Social Media for Working and Learning ) to reflect on the impact of social media on learning,  the changing shape of workplace learning, as well as my own use of social media for professional use. 

Examples of Big Impact from Technology

The Learning Circuits

A few years ago, we asked a big question Where are the Examples of eLearning ? It resulted in finding some good examples such as: Elearning samples and eLearning Examples. The October Big Question is: Examples of Big Impact from Technology?

AITD 2010 – spreading good intentions

Janet Clarey

I’m just back from the 2010 Australian Institute of Training and Development (AITD) Conference in Sydney. Titled E-Learning 2010 , mine contained examples of e-learning courses along with a demonstration of a “2.0″ in·ten·tion, n. Pronunciation: in-?ten(t)-sh?n.

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PowerPoint 2010: Perfecting the Motion Path

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In the example below, I want the hand to come up from off of the slide and look as though it is pushing the text "Meet Jackson" up on the screen. For this example I am using a simple Line motion path. by AJ George.

PowerPoint 2010: Creating a Spinning Animation

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

To illustrate, let's say you made a clock, and it looks like the example below. Select the item you want to spin from its base, the minute hand in this example. by AJ George. Have you ever tried to use PowerPoint to create a spinning animation (such as the ticking hands of a clock)?

PowerPoint 2010: Turn Off Picture Compression

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

For example, if the focus of your presentation is a collection of photographs, the loss of quality due to the compression is problematic.  by AJ George  You may not realize it but PowerPoint is lowering the quality of the images in your presentations.

PowerPoint 2010: Create a New Color Palette

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The color application will appear in the Sample image to the right. by AJ George. Do you create a lot of presentations that use the same colors? Are you tired of having to go into old presentations to grab the colors? Creating a custom color palette is just the solution.

PowerPoint 2010: Animating a Venn Diagram

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

To depict the similarities and differences of these topics, you might create a diagram like the example below.  Using the image above as an example, let's say you want the whole Venn diagram to appear. by AJ George. A typical Venn diagram has two or more related topics.