Sound Effects in E-learning: Top 8 Sample Music Sites

CommLab India

Freesound.org : They aim to create a huge collaborative database of audio snippets, samples, recordings, and so on, and all sounds fall under a Creative Commons license. The tracks are organized by mood or emotion such as lonely, mellow, serious, sweet, energetic, and so on.

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Off the rails?

Learning with e's

There is no deviation from the track (unless there is a disaster and there is a derailment - trains run on the rails), and generally there is a prescribed timetable that dictates the schedule of arrivals and departures of all trains in the network.

Testing times

Learning with e's

I wrote some time ago about some of the alternative ways we can track pupil progress without testing. Photo by Wecometolearn on Flickr Testing times by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

LMS and Learning Tracking Still Struggling While LMS solutions continue to get better, more powerful, more diverse, I continue to find myself searching for just the right solution for particular needs. I was also struggling for clients who needed very simple learning tracking but with some customizations. See Failure of Creative Commons Licenses and Creative Commons Use in For-Profit Company eLearning?

Royalty Free Music for eLearning

eFront

All tracks have full music clearance ready for instant buy out. Find a track you like and use it forever at no extra cost. Danosongs run by Dan O’Connor and has his creative commons free royalty free music for production site.

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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.

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. Photo by Lori Cullen A quiet invasion by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

When the dam breaks.

Learning with e's

Open access journals (and there are several alternative funding models that support these) are the best way to address these problems. Moreover, many governments apportion research money to institutions who have the best track record of publications in the said journals.

Offline Publishing and Viewing Options with Articulate Storyline®

SweetRush

A LMS is typically a remotely-hosted system that requires an Internet connection to launch and track the content. Player customizations, such as background color, color schemes, or alternative fonts will be reverted to default.

Fair measures

Learning with e's

There's an alternative. APP is good for tracking progress of individuals over time and it also helps teachers to diagnose a pupil's learning issues and deficits early and to make intervention as required. Many forms of assessment have been tried in schools.

Creativity unleashed!

Learning with e's

It''s a workshop about how to promote creativity in learning, and as you might imagine, I get the audience involved in lots of activities, exercises and games and give them some fun challenges and problems to solve. Is music I don''t like creative?

Tips to Help You as a Self-Employed Professional

Adobe Captivate

This is his work, he is the legal copyright holder of this work and yet many professionals think that because it is on the internet that it is creative commons image for all to use. 10 Ways to Stay Safe & Legal as a Self-Employed Professional.

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The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 2

TalentLMS

In smaller organizations, where fewer people are responsible for all aspects of the training program, including budgeting, Excel can help you track down training-related expenses, course effectiveness (e.g.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

Because (1) LMSs in corporations are primarily used to track stuff (IMHO) so until open source is truly able to slice and dice data (often custom reports) for executives they won't replace commercial LMSs. (2) I'm fairly certain that google analytics could crawl a moodle install and reveal some amazing tracking measurements. I've seen some very impressive uses of google analytics as a measurement/tracking tool for web-based training.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Hey! Editors of "Educational Researcher".Get a FREAKING CLUE!!!!!

Mark Oehlert

Why not license this work under Creative Commons ? The alternative is that this is it.we e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Anybody Out There Attend AERA?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Audio in eLearning: When Rough Around the Edges is Better

Learning Visions

I dont have the specifics and Ill try to track him down to find out more because the results were fascinating. In the context of Audio in eLearning and having the expert speak in the course, I'd like to mention our product Speech-Over (www.speechover.com) as a possible alternative to the other approaches. Cammy at Learning Solutions #ls2010 Audio Interview with Will Thalheimer on Common Des.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Real World, SecondLife and FaceBook/MySpace

Learning Visions

Elearning on cellphones and PDAs is still pretty experimental and there are huge challenges with user progress tracking, content synchronisation and getting the instructional model right. For an area in which demand is so high, m-learning technical progress and standardisation seems painfully slow, particularly around issues like progress tracking and content synchronisation for PDA and cellphone.