Learning Reflections (part one) – The Ups and Downs of DevLearn: Holly MacDonald

Learning Rebels

We hop from one learning event to the next, from one learning development program to another, and from one elearning storyboard to the next in line, without pause to reflect on the work we have created or have participated in.

Trends in Learning: What’s Latest!

Origin Learning

Combining Open Source and commercially supported word, the “no vendor lock” LMSs are round the corner where, under a commercial license and support, the vendor opens the code for the client, which paves way for greater flexibility and continuity for the organizations using them.

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Digital Badges for Educational Achievement

Web Courseworks

Mozilla’s Open Badges project is working to solve that problem, making it easy for anyone to issue, earn and display badges across the web through a shared technical infrastructure. From Mozilla’s Open Badges wiki page. Is my badging program needed?

On the MOOC Horizon: Tin Can API

Your Training Edge

They allow organizations to track and mine training data on a large scale to improve training results, discover relationships between variables, customize training programs, and predict training effectiveness. Now we can determine the effectiveness of our training programs and measure ROI.”.

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Why Moodle Is Becoming Irrelevant

LearnDash

For many organizations today, Moodle is the cornerstone of their learning program. Since Moodle is open-source, there are themes that are available as well. From Moodle, they launch courses, administer quizzes, manage users, and much more.

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The Top 11 Tools for Mobile eLearning Development

G-Cube

Articulate Storyline : Articulate’s popular course authoring program allows you to publish training content as wither a native iOS app for iPads, or, using HTML5, as a web-app as well.

3 Critical LMS Selection Questions

LearnDash

If your main objective is a robust online training program, then you can bypass the options that boast a ton of live event management features. Other open source solutions (such as Moodle) allow you to customize as needed too, albeit a bit more labor-intensive.

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Megatrends in MOOCs: #3 Updating the Competency-Based Training Model

Your Training Edge

colleges and universities are not adequately preparing students for the workforce, and although 89 percent believe corporate apprenticeships or training programs could be a solution, more than 4 in 10 said that cost was a major impediment to developing in-house training programs.

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eLearning Art and Design Tips: Using GIMPShop Repeatable Textures

eLearning Brothers

How are you going to open up the image and edit the vector file? There are plenty of open source alternatives out there to help your eLearning art and design. GIMPshop Open Source Software. It’s an open source program that replicates lots of Photoshop’s features.

How to Record Voice Overs for eLearning (Part 1)

eLearning Brothers

If you are familiar with Adobe’s Creative Suite then Audition would be a good program to use to record and edit your voice overs. There are a lot of open source options out there as well, including Audacity, Reaper, and NCH Software.

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Latest Eight #LMS #Trends

eLearning 24-7

Having the hotel’s frequent awards program card gets you free internet. People who still think open source LMSs are the best route to go rather than a commercial system . Part of this frightening attitude is the believe that open source systems and in most cases they are using Moodle is free and easy to use. . The trend within this trend is an increase of Moodle and other open source platforms on the corporate side. .

Key Factors in MOOC Success, Part 1

Your Training Edge

Although true MOOCs are open for anyone to take, it’s still essential to keep the target audience in mind when designing the courses. Udacity learned this lesson the hard way in its pilot program with San Jose State University that took place earlier this year. The pilot program, which involved basic math courses, was run for two semesters. In the summer, the pilot program ran again, this time with a more “traditional” MOOC audience (i.e.,

Top 100 Tools for Learning in 2014

OpenSesame

As there are few repeats, we encourage you to take advantage of ALL the tools we’ve mentioned in your personal and professional pursuits for 2014. universities, Coursera offers MOOCs or massive open online courses for free. We are big fans of online tools here at OpenSesame.

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Gearing up for Learning Solutions March 17-21 #LSCon

Learning Visions

The fact that it snowed this week and my yard remains a frozen tundra makes next week''s journey to sunny Orlando for the eLearning Guild''s Learning Solutions 2014 conference all the sweeter. Here''s what I''m up to while I''m there: Monday I''m running my third edition of The Accidental Instructional Designer full day pre-con Certificate Program from 8:30-4:30. I''ll be talking about Adapt , the new open source responsive eLearning authoring tool.

DevCorner: Seam Carving for Content-Aware Image Re-Sizing

TechSmith Camtasia

I wanted to implement a proof-of-concept program using vanilla C++ and an open source image library ( png++ , a C++ implementation of libpng ). With dynamic programming, I would begin with the second row and add the minimum energy of the 8-connected pixels above.

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The Current Top 5 Highest-Rated Learning Management Systems (LMS)

InsiderHub

Learning Management Systems (LMS), are systems, usually web or cloud-based, used to create a learning environment by administering, documenting, tracking, reporting, and delivering electronic education (also known as e-learning), or training programs.

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DevCorner: Outside the Eye – Where App Innovation and Creativity Meet

TechSmith Camtasia

It allows you to open a web page or document with chords and lyrics on your phone and record yourself with the camera or microphone as you play through the song. It was inspired by the Windows program SK Jukebox. I have been writing programs since High School.

Using jQuery and Lectora to Customize Your e-Learning Courses: Part 4

Trivantis

Let’s start with the Image Magnifier, an open-source script by Mark Rolich. Now let’s open a text editor and add the script to the “run_magnifier()” function to our my_functions.js You can also download the source files.

Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning

Learnnovators

What are some of the interesting stories and use cases where learning designers have already implemented this successfully in their learning programs? The technology behind QR Codes is available as open source. Use this in new employee orientation programs to help the new employee understand the job details of the other employees. Integrating QR Codes into your learning programs can help ensure learner engagement and motivation.

SumTotal vs. Moodle vs. Inquisiq: One Non-Profit’s Quest for the Best LMS

Inquisiq

The institute pioneered the Patient Navigation program to reduce disparities in access to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. A large part of their mission includes an intensive training program that teaches the Harold P. The program also provides certification; successful completion of the training results in the award and subsequent tracking of certificates. HP Freeman had been using the SumTotal Learning Management System to deliver and manage the training program.

SumTotal vs. Moodle vs. Inquisiq R3: One Non-Profit’s Quest for the Best New LMS

Inquisiq

The institute pioneered the Patient Navigation program to reduce disparities in access to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. A large part of their mission includes an intensive training program that teaches the Harold P. The program also provides certification; successful completion of the training results in the award and subsequent tracking of certificates. HP Freeman had been using the SumTotal Learning Management System to deliver and manage the training program.

SumTotal vs. Moodle vs. Inquisiq R3: One Non-Profit’s Quest for the Best New LMS

Inquisiq

The institute pioneered the Patient Navigation program to reduce disparities in access to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. A large part of their mission includes an intensive training program that teaches the Harold P. The program also provides certification; successful completion of the training results in the award and subsequent tracking of certificates. HP Freeman had been using the SumTotal Learning Management System to deliver and manage the training program.

How badges can benefit members and promote member engagement within your professional association

Web Courseworks

One of the new advances EDUCAUSE has implemented is a digital badging program to reward members and users who attend annual conferences and events and complete selected training programs. In 2014 EDUCAUSE launched a digital badging program, offering the opportunity to earn badges in five different categories aligning with professional development and community involvement. 2014).

When to use #Gamification

Kapp Notes

a sneak peak of my 2014 Gamification Fieldbook). Skill Building—If you want to learn how to use the Ruby on Rails, an open source web application framework for the Ruby programming language, you could sit down with a manual and plow through pages of text or you could program a web site for Zombie meet ups. It builds programming skills as a person earns points, badges and completes a story about creating a product for Zombies.

How badges can benefit members and promote member engagement within your professional association

Web Courseworks

One of the new advances EDUCAUSE has implemented is a digital badging program to reward members and users who attend annual conferences and events and complete selected training programs. In 2014 EDUCAUSE launched a digital badging program, offering the opportunity to earn badges in five different categories aligning with professional development and community involvement. 2014).

Talented Learning’s Greatest Hits – 2019 Edition

Talented Learning

2 Why Corporations Choose Open Source Learning Systems – with Brian Carlson. And they’re definitely telling us that open source learning platform s like Moodle and Totara are wildly popular, compared to commercial solutions.

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2020 LMS Trends: An Analyst’s Extended Enterprise Learning Predictions

Talented Learning

Way back in early 2014, I noted that extended enterprise training professionals are a hybrid breed. 10) Open Source Gains Legitimacy in Extended Enterprise Learning. Over the years, open source has become associated with strength in the academic LMS space. New year.

Sahana Chattopadhyay – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Sahana appeared in the list of Top Ten e-Learning Movers and Shakers for the Asia Pacific region for four consecutive years from 2011 to 2014, topping the APAC list in 2014, and appeared in the top ten of the Global list.

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MOOCs In Workplace Learning – Part 1: Some Points To Consider

Learnnovators

MOOCs, on the other hand, although designed with a primary target audience in mind will be open to anyone and everyone in the organization. They will be “open” but only within the organization unless the organization chooses to make it public for specific reasons.

Blockchain voting for shareholders as well as Elected Officials

Your Training Edge

Until the codes are made open-sources, there should not be any electronic voting machine, critics say. Enabling the private businesses to count votes with the secret programs is only stupid and also anti-democratic. Is blockchain going to be introduced in voting and election?

Blockchain voting for shareholders as well as Elected Officials

Your Training Edge

Until the codes are made open-sources, there should not be any electronic voting machine, critics say. Enabling the private businesses to count votes with the secret programs is only stupid and also anti-democratic. Is blockchain going to be introduced in voting and election?

Recognizing training success with digital badges

Matrix

This has been the norm for corporate training as well – I have personally spent a lot of time personalizing, printing out and laminating diplomas for trainees whether they were for a new-entry program or a more elaborate learning path. Open Badges 1.0

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

Learnnovators

“You don’t program Watson; you work with Watson” Here is a fascinating video on what Watson can do. “In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack.

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eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-14, 2012 Open Content Licensing for Educators (#OCL4Ed), organized by the OER Foundation, offered online. link] December 4-6, 2012 International Symposium on Open, Distance, and e-Learning (ISODEL), Bali, Indonesia. Clayton R.

Podcast 29: Growing an Online Training Business – With the Co-Founder of DataCamp

Talented Learning

When I was looking for startup opportunities in 2014, my co-founder was teaching statistics at university. And coincidentally, that was the year of the MOOC ( massively open online course ), with platforms like edX and Coursera getting a lot of traction.