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The difference between UI and UX

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Recently the image below came up on my LinkedIn feed and thought it was a simple way of explaining the difference between UI and UX "The difference between UI and UX". eLearning UI UX

Introduction to xAPI in under 5 minutes [Video]

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Continuing on with sharing resources created in a recent course I completed on edX, here is a short video introducing xAPI in under 5 minutes. eLearning xAPI Experience API video

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xAPI in a nutshell – Infographic

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Recently I’ve been completing the edX course on a Micro Masters in Instructional Design and Technology As I work through the modules I’ll start sharing "xAPI in a nutshell – Infographic". eLearning xAPI Expirence API Infographic Tin-Can API xAPI-Based

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Where to find out more about xAPI

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As I often go searching for articles and examples on xAPI (Experience API or Tin-Can API), I figured others may benefit from a list of resources that may also help you getting to grips with xAPI. eLearning xAPI edutech Experience API

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6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

How to hide the Player Next and Previous buttons on Storyline 360

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Recently I was presented with a tricky issue. When returning to graded Question slide that had already been submitted, the Player buttons Next and Previous were still showing. eLearning eLearning Tools Tips Articulate Articulate 360 Storyline Storyline 360 Tips and Tricks

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99 JavaScript ideas to make your eLearning Pop()

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Recently I came across this article on LinkedIn and wanted to share with the greater eLearning community. Zsolt Olah has created a fantastic resource that "99 JavaScript ideas to make your eLearning Pop()". Apps and Tools for eLearning eLearning eLearning Tools Articulate Articulate 360 Storyline

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What got me into elearning

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Recently, an interesting conversation came up with my colleagues about how we got into elearning. This prompted me to share my experience of how a simple video changed my career trajectory. eLearning career Network

Introduction to xAPI and using a Learning Record Store LRS [Video]

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Continuing on with sharing resources created in a recent course I completed on edX, here is a short video introducing how the Learning Record Store (LRS) "Introduction to xAPI and using a Learning Record Store LRS [Video]". Tips xAPI Experience API Learning Record Store LRS

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How VR Headsets Will Impact Learning

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Let's face it, Virtual Reality is really cool, and most educators agree that at one level or another it could be beneficial to student engagement or take us back to the days when field trips were easier and less of a legal hassle. eLearning eLearning Tools AR eLearning Industry Virtual Reality VR

A New Segmentation Model for Customer Onboarding

A great customer onboarding program is a proactive and meaningful way to make a lasting impact on customer engagement, retention, and expansion. In this eBook, Skilljar will show you a new framework for building a customer onboarding program, including how to segment users and drive long-term value and retention through education.

Digitally literate and being digitally fluent are two different things

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I read recently a very interesting article on [link] about Digital Fluency vs Digital Literacy by Clint Lalonde. Why this was so interesting to me "Digitally literate and being digitally fluent are two different things". Adult Learning eLearning digital fluency digital literacy

Improve Employee Performance With Virtual Reality Training (VR)

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Virtual Reality training (VR) can make new hires feel confident in their roles, mitigate stress in high-risk positions, or even enhance customer service. Let’s explore "Improve Employee Performance With Virtual Reality Training (VR)". Adult Learning eLearning AR eLearning Industry Virtual Reality VR

eLearning, xAPI and Data Driven Design

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As I delve more in to the world of xAPI and gain a higher level of understand as well as it’s full potential, Data Driven Learning Design, based on Data Driven Body Language has crept into many of my searches.

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Dissect an xAPI Statement

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Understanding how the Experience API (xAPI sometimes known as Tin-Can API) is structured is the first hurdle to knowing just how flexible and powerful the xAPI can be. If you consider this: you have a Learning Management System (LMS) as part of your Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) and you want to know WHAT, WHERE, WHEN … Continue reading "Dissect an xAPI Statement". eLearning xAPI Experience API Learning Analytics

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Knowing what you need from an eLearning authoring tool can be hard, especially when there are so many options on the market. gomo’s new ebook aims to save you time and hassle by identifying 12 must-have authoring tool features.

The Learning and Performance Institute Capability Map

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After listening to a The Good Practice Podcast on What Makes a good Learning Leader, a discussion was had on the Learning & Performance Institute (LPI) Capability Map. The tool aims to provide a global view of the skills needed to deliver modern workplace learning and development. As a Learning and Development professional, I’d recommend anyone working in the L&D industry to take a look. It’s free for individual usage.

Who’s tweeting at H5P Conference 2018

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Thought we’d put together a little flash card content type to show Scott Huntley how we can play with H5P. So, let’s see if you know who’s doing some tweeting, and then go and say hello! eLearning H5P Conference

Using #H5P in #Captivate

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Recently I’ve been developing templates and eLearning courses in Captivate 2017 and wondered if it was possible to embed a H5P component into a page. Turns out you can and it’s pretty easy.

Swapping Face-To-Face Learning For eLearning

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Original Article [link] Swapping Face-To-Face Learning For eLearning? Enjoy These 4 Benefits Traditionally, corporate companies have favored face-to-face learning (Instructor-Led Training or classroom training) for training their staff.

There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Your search for the perfect candidate has resulted in zero perfectly skilled applicants. What’s going on? Enter… the skills gap. This report, ‘The Employment Skills Gap and What To Do About It,' breaks down the issue with solutions you can apply now.

Curious about xAPI and how it can change your approach to learning?

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I came across this article shared via LinkedIn from Guroo Producer and wanted to share. It’s a brilliant article and tool for understanding what xAPI is and how it works. Have a look a look below, or click here to visit the site. eLearning xAPI xAPI-Based

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xAPI Explained in Infographs

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As I look at bringing in xAPI to where I work, I’ve received a few questions on what is xAPI and why is it better than SCORM? I went to build my own infograph to make it easier to explain, but why reinvent the wheel!

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Data Driven Learning Design

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Recently I came across a fantastic eBook on Data Driven Learning Design by Lori -Niles-Hofmann [twitter] that you should really have a read of if you do any form of Learning and Development.

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AR / VR in eLearning

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Recently I came across this article on eLearning Industry that talks about AR and VR in the eLearning space. However, in spite of all the benefits, eLearning also poses a plethora of challenges which Virtual Reality (VR) aims to solve. VR brings with it a realm of simulations and real-life knowledge that makes retaining content and applying concepts in daily life easy. This article resonates with me as I look to bring this type of technology into my current work place.

Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

Google Books now has Discovering Adult Learning with technology

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It’s taken a little while, but my books are finally up on Google Books! Free as always, follow the links below to add them to your library, rate them or share – thank you! Discovering Adult Learning With Technology The Seven Year Education Itch.

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Embed #H5P in Moodle

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The recent release of the H5P plugin for Moodle ([link] now allows for the embedding of H5P into HTML within an iFrame. Many people in the Moodle community have been asking for the ability to embed H5P content in different parts of Moodle and I am pleased to announce it is now possible!

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Embed #H5P in Moodle

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The recent release of the H5P plugin for Moodle ([link] now allows for the embedding of H5P into HTML within an iFrame. Many people in the Moodle community have been asking for the ability to embed H5P content in different parts of Moodle and I am pleased to announce it is now possible!

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Choosing The Best eLearning Template

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Whilst I’m knee-deep in a new project developing new eLearning templates with Captivate, I found this article useful and pertinent to what I was doing! Choosing or even developing your eLearning Template is a crucial step in any eLearning project.

Monetizing Customer Education: Free, Fee, and Everything In Between

Some of the best customer education programs monetize customer training to help offset program costs, fuel new initiatives, and enable additional investment in your programs. In this webinar, Skilljar will discuss the free-to-fee continuum and share best practices for developing a pricing and packaging strategy for your education offers.

Tips For Giving And Receiving eLearning Feedback

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Came across this brilliant article by Melissa Milloway, MSIT that’s well worth a read on receiving eLearning feedback. link]. Adult Learning eLearning eLearning Tools eLearning Industry Feedback

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Planning eLearning Projects

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It is said that if you fail to plan, then you plan to fail. So how exactly do you plan a successful eLearning project from day one? eLearning is a complex process. Online learners can chat with an online instructor by text or video call, but mostly it’s just them and the computer.

Adding 360 AR to Storyline 360

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My new role has allowed me to venture past Captivate and enter the world of Articulate 360 and in particular, Storyline. I’m enjoying the change and have to say, Storyline is miles ahead of Captivate. I wanted to demonstrate (as well as figure out) how 360 AR can be added to Storyline, and turns out […]. 360 Video eLearning eLearning Tools 360 360 Camera Articulate Articulate 360 Marzipano Storyline

50 Instructional Design Acronyms You Need To Know

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This is a great resource for those wanting to get into Instructional Design or even those already in the industry. Was a few in here I hadn’t heard of before! Check it out at 50 Instructional Design Acronyms You Need To Know. eLearning Acronyms eLearning Industry instructional designer

The Definitive Guide to Customer Education Metrics

As you build and scale your customer education program, the right data can help you identify patterns, make evidence-based decisions, and adapt strategy to meet business goals. In this eBook, Skilljar will share the data and metrics best practices that have helped their customers meet program goals and communicate business impact.