ISTE 2013 Presenter Profiles: Rob Zdrojewski

Visual Lounge

We’re SO excited for ISTE 2013 ! What will you be presenting at ISTE 2013? I combine that with a learning management platform like Edmodo to help me keep track of student progress. The post ISTE 2013 Presenter Profiles: Rob Zdrojewski appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

An Alternate Route to Learning

CLO Magazine

The program fast-tracks workers toward being globally ready and helps spread soft skills and creative thinking back into the local culture, creating a virtuous cycle that may one day eliminate the need for such a program. The company brings people from around the world to open events designed to introduce alternative points of view and inspire creative perspectives beyond their employee base. Traditional education is not always the best path to knowledge.

Creating interactive and engaging e-content: Experiences with Articulate Storyline


Alternatively, there are also a variety of ready-made theme-based templates available that can be utilized.

Breathing life into Employee Development Trainings – An e-learning perspective


The ALT (Alternate Text) images were incorporated. The client wanted to incorporate the option for the learner to switch to either of the modes in between without losing progress tracking of course.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

How it’s Viewed7 Tips and Tricks to Make Your Pages Interactive8 The Sky’s the Limit with the Cloud9 Translate Your Learning into Hundreds of Languages10 Track and Analyze Exactly how. are switching between devices, alternating between. Track and Analyze Exactly.

Learning 2013 Recap: Hillary Clinton, Broadway Stars and Trekkies, Oh My!


Earlier this week, I had the privilege of attending Elliott Masie’s Learning 2013 conference in Orlando, Florida. The Masie Center has a reputation for quality events with a bit of a dramatic flair, and Learning 2013 did not disappoint.

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Easygenerator Adds TinCan Support, a New Editor, More HTML Question Types and Course Templates.


TinCan is the new Scorm standard (link) that allows you to track and trace learning experiences from anywhere. You can now for example create mobile courses and still be able to track the results and TinCan will open up more opportunities in the future. We have released version 8.5


How MOOCs Are Used in Workplace Training

Your Training Edge

The alliance is also working on an alternative credentialing system for the free online courses. All of the courses are eligible for verified certificates through the Signature Track program. Copyright 2013 Bryant Nielson.

Writing & Grammar: So Many Commas, So Little Time

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Alternative answers are brought to you by David Zimmerle. New songs include the following tracks : " Coins for the Canopy " , " Ice Room Graffiti " , and " The Figurine " Carol Ansorge also asked whether it is really okay to introduce a bullet list with no colon. by Jennie Ruby. Are you guilty of overusing commas? If so, you're not alone.

5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget

Association eLearning

Ideally you want this mini course to live within your association’s LMS, so you can track who has taken the course and set up an automated email campaign to encourage them to purchase the course. Simple, create an alternate version of your course that includes just a quick taste of your content. MOWAA and Digitec Interactive Partner to Deliver LMS to Nutrition Professionals - July 23, 2013. 5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget - June 20, 2013.

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Are You Riding the Waves or the Ripples? Tracking Learning Trends

Vignettes Learning

The alternative approach: “Thought and Action are One” (learn and apply, learning by doing) gained popularity. Without presenting an alternative way of writing content, SMEs will cling to these traditonal methods.

Thinking Context in the Design Process

Clark Quinn

Here we’re beginning to talk Alternate Reality Game. (And For you too, or where am I going off track?

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CAS eLearning Portal for CME

Association eLearning

To overcome these challenges, CAS began researching alternative solutions. The Knowledge Direct® Med LMS is a comprehensive system for authoring content, registering learners (including through eCommerce), content delivery, testing, tracking, reporting, and issuing certificates.

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Top 100 Tools for Learning in 2014


Last year we covered the top 100 tools for learning in 2013 to help you achieve your goals. trackthisforme - A data-lovers dream, this site can track anything you want—from your mood, to how many licks it takes to get to the center of a Tootsie Roll pop.

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Digital assignments: How shall we grade them?

Learning with e's

Many of the modules I teach at my university deal with alternative methods of learning and teaching, and focus a great deal on new and emerging technologies. Over the next few academic years I predict that submitting assignments in alternative digital formats will become the norm.

Top 5 Talking Points from 2013 #LSCon

Unicorn Training

In the second of a two-part blog reflecting on Learning Solutions Conference and Expo 2013 Unicorn CEO, Peter Phillips, looks at the five hottest conference issues - mobile, Tin Can, authoring tools, what's next for the LMS and could websites be the new LMSs? For our industry, as XAPI goes beyond SCORM tracking of eLearning to the potential tracking and reporting on a wide range of learning activities, so “Anna watched a video, read an article, attended a seminar, commented on a blog” etc.

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8(ish) Apps for Summer Travel Plans

Visual Lounge

It lists alternatives to fast food so you can have better options, and it’s really cool!” – Emily Veit, Graphic Design Intern. Google My Tracks ( Android ). It’s intended as a health/fitness app, but it can track road trips just fine.

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Making Videos – Collaboratively!

Visual Lounge

Right-click on track. Drag both down one track so there aren’t any empty tracks below them. Copy the video track three times (so there are a total of four video tracks and one audio track). Right-click on next empty track above and paste.

A quiet invasion

Learning with e's

Alternatively they can celebrate that learners are adept enough at using their personal technologies to make learning easier and more productive for themselves. This image shows students taking notes. Whenever I show this image, I see many people in my audiences nodding in recognition.

Karl Kapp – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators (Part 1)


We need to have mobile enabled content that doesn’t require tracking by the LMS and we have to get rid of the notion that if learning isn’t tracked it’s not formal or not valuable. I see learning like that; we will always have traditional classrooms and we’ll have mobile learning, flipped classrooms, learning via alternative reality, learning via an apprenticeship. The data side of gamification (tracking, monitoring and measuring) will provide a powerful tool.

Creativity unleashed!

Learning with e's

There are always some great answers in the workshops, such as: ''students are quiet and focused'', ''they lose track of time'', or ''they surprise me with great ideas or solutions''. Heidi asks: ''We say we want creativity, but how do we model alternatives and value diversity in practice?''

Making The Jump Into eLearning

ICS Learning

The system will perform all of the management, tracking, reporting, and administrative functionality. The e-Learning industry has developed several specifications of its own whose goal is to allow courseware to be “plugged” into any LMS so that it can be properly launched and tracked. The alternative option would then be to outsource the development to a vendor that specializes in e-Learning development.

The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program

ICS Learning

Metrics are measurable performance parameters that can be used as feedback to evaluate the training results, to help refine the implementation strategy and to keep the training initiatives on track. Keeping your training solution in this framework will allow you to keep the big picture in mind and will help you keep the project on track. More traditional video conferencing systems have been available for many years and provide a convenient alternative to face-to-face meetings.

Three Benefits of Quizzes in e-Learning


One way to do this, besides just telling people, is to use alternative quiz types, like sequencing and labeling. Of course, we want to know whether people learned something, and most of you will want to track and report that people learned something.

Can PeopleCloud support learning in all its contexts?

Clive on Learning

On-demand On-demand learning occurs at the point of need PeopleCloud provides an alternative, social intranet where knowledge can be shared in the form of content, news feeds or through social interaction, both synchronous (chat and live meetings) and asynchronous (forums and groups). There's also a facility to track down an expert. Last week I posted that Formal learning doesn't need to be all that formal.

The Rise of Executive Coaching

CLO Magazine

Learning and development professional Susannah Baldwin has been satisfied with her track record of late. ” But coaching is not as much an alternative to executive education as it is a supplement. Executive coaching has shaken off its remedial reputation to become a dominant development medium for top brass. Here’s how learning leaders can maximize its value. One of her students, a senior director, was recently promoted.

Dilemma of author-educators migrating to story-based eLearning design

Vignettes Learning

Tracking Learning Trends , I wrote: “In the 18th century, education, learning and training have focused on thought or knowledge retention. The alternative approach: ''Thought and Action are One’ (learn and apply, learning by doing) gained popularity.

Is the Future of Learning Bite-Sized?

CLO Magazine

Another example: 80 percent of listeners’ time is spent on 20 percent of the tracks on their music player. It would therefore be wise for learning leaders to develop their organization’s learning portfolio along similar principles — by offering a finely tuned menu or, alternatively, a mechanism that allows people to navigate an offer effectively and drive a better return on investment for their business.

Evidence Is Essential in Leadership Development

CLO Magazine

You have been selected for our leadership development track. What are alternatives that extend, stretch and integrate the content over months or years in a leader’s new role? Provide proof that leadership development programs have an impact. Move from agendas that are comfortable and familiar — and don’t be afraid of change. Good news, Sarah.

How to Fuel Innovation

CLO Magazine

Instead, they seek alternatives. It is a breakthrough that will begin to allow organizations to accomplish what has never really been feasible before — tracking non-structured learning experiences and linking them to performance.” Innovative learning organizations can merge business and people information to provide diverse, consumable learning within the context of daily work and use technology to support real-time collaboration.

Virtual (Learning) Reality

CLO Magazine

Content can also be more organized and tracked. The findings indicated that professional trainers feel that virtual learning alternatives are just as effective as traditional training methods — some 60 percent of the respondents said that virtual training retention is better than or as good as in-person training retention. In-person learning should remain a significant part of any development program, but virtual learning is slowly becoming the new normal.

Innovation Requires Stopping

CLO Magazine

We discuss increasing our ability to add more applications, collaborative techniques or other new approaches to create, deliver or track learning, but when do we stop some of our current methods to make room for innovation? Example: Replace the promotion-based residential program with an alternative approach using stretch assignments and coaching. Putting an end to programs could start a new wave of business success. How stopping breaks the ritual nature of learning programs.

Improve Quality of Life With Virtual Learning

CLO Magazine

In 2009, given the economic downturn, the group’s management began to experiment with alternatives to costly and time-consuming live meetings. Sodexo also uses the platform to track and report learner activity. Designed to involve the organization’s 4,500 U.S.-based

Keep Tuition Assistance Costs in Check

CLO Magazine

Further, these alternatives can create viable pathways to credit while reducing the overall price tag and debt to employers and employees. The following strategies can help employers leverage the benefits of these alternatives: Examine corporate policy to ensure inclusion of alternative methods in tuition assistance programs and advancement policies. Communicate and promote the advantages for alternative methods to employees.

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Survey: Nearly Half of Workers Don’t Negotiate Job Offers

CLO Magazine

If unable to meet the job candidate''s salary requirements, a majority of employers are willing to provide alternative benefits. About one-third of employers keep track of what competitors pay comparable employees via job postings (33 percent) or market average reports (34 percent), but many (35 percent) don''t factor in external compensation at all. Moreover, age and gender are also factors in a person’s likelihood to negotiate a job offer, according to a new survey.