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eLearning: Add Some Character to Your Lessons

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The good news is that both Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate offer some awesome, and most importantly, free Characters--out of the box. Let's take a look at the Character features in both programs.

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No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Pract.us

We find the best articles for helping you create a robust training program that gets results. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. This article makes an excellent point I’ve rarely seen articulated elsewhere.

6 Lessons from the Trenches of Digital Learning Game Design at #ASTDTK14

Bottom-Line Performance

When we started, we found lots of books and articles on game design – but not much on learning game design. Here is a summary of six lessons we’ve learned. You can embed games into course authoring tools such as Lectora or Articulate Storyline.

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My first stab at a custom Articulate Community Player | LearnNuggets

NuggetHead

Just about that time, I came across Dave Mozealous ’ blog titled “ How I created a custom Articulate Presenter skin in less than an hour. First thought that came to mind was, “Yeah right, unless you’re a seasoned pro at programming!”

Top Tips to Guarantee a Successful eLearning Program Launch (Part 2)

Litmos

As I discussed in Part 1 of this blog series , I presented a webinar with Litmos recently that outlined my top ten tips to guarantee a successful eLearning program launch. Most learning designers will create a module and the lesson structure within the eLearning course itself.

Pathway to Excellence through eLearning Programs

TalentLMS

What major factors and key roles need to be considered when creating learning and development programs (L&D) that lead to excellence? In this article, we’ll share with you the primary factors and stakeholders that enable an organization to achieve excellence.

2018: This Year in Learning– 109 Curated L&D Articles from 2018

The Learning Dispatch

Below are our recommended learning and development articles from the past 12 months, including thought-provoking or simply fun articles related to the field.Did you have a favorite L&D post from 2017? Recommended Learning and Development Articles from Our Senior Learning Architect.

eLearning: Become a Pedagogical Agent

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Jennie Ruby  If you've taken any of our  Adobe Captivate, Adobe Presenter, or Articulate Storyline classes , you are probably aware that these programs provide a selection of screen characters--cut-out pictures of professional actors in business, medical, or business-casual clothing posed as if they are talking to you.   Put Your Picture into the Lesson.  Here is one article to get you started:  Using Bitstrips Characters.

Welcome to the Rise of eLearnings!

AXIOM Learning Solutions

Articulate Rise might be the thing you are looking for. Articulate Rise is an innovative tool that creates a great eLearning for optimal display on any device, and that happens to be very easy to use. www.community.articulate.com/articles.

Joe Ganci – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Joe holds a degree in Computer Science, and writes books and articles about eLearning. Tool vendors that allow for social collaboration to be built into eLearning lessons, thereby giving learners the ability to converse with each other, build teams, and collaborate on projects, help to establish a lifelong pattern of continuous learning. At home, we can watch a TV program, pause it, and then continue watching it in a different room or on our mobile devices on another day.

eLearning: Creating Accessible Content, Part 2

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Anita Horsley      In the first article in this series, I discussed the  definitions for Section 508 , the amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, which requires all Federal agencies (typically schools and government institutions) to make information technology accessible to people with disabilities. However, the more challenging component to eLearning is keeping the lesson interactive.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Online Schooling for the K-12 Set

Learning Visions

This hasnt gotten onto my radar before -- Im not sure if there are any state-funded online programs in Massachusetts. All the projects provided standalone, asynchronous lessons. The less-fascinating lessons were mostly HTML text and static images. The more fun lessons were completely original Flash, highly interactive, with humor not only allowed but encouraged. In both modes, the lessons were designed to meet very specific academic standards.

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3 Stupidly Simple Ways to Profit from E-Learning

LearnDash

Let me explain, you could create a three lesson course on how to create killer Articulate Storyline templates in 10 minutes or less (nobody has time for template creation, but they do have 10 minutes). Let’s face it, everybody knows something, right?

7 Executive Training Tips That Will Make Your Management Amazing

Continu

Many companies don’t see a great return on their training and development, and the cause is usually that the company’s strategy, values, and articulated goals aren’t aligned with the trainings. Michael Beer, Magnus Finnström, and Derek Schrader lay out the problem in great detail in their HBR article “ Why Leadership Training Fails—and What to Do About It.” It’s a great read that’s essential before starting your executive training program.

What is an eLearning Authoring Tool? What is the Best eLearning Authoring Software?

Pinlearn

In this article, we will learn everything about these software solutions and understand how an authoring tool works in eLearning. After reading this article you will have a clear view of which authoring tool(s) to buy for your set of requirements. Learner Interactions: Inbuilt learner interactions to make eLearning lessons more engaging. Branch-Aware quiz: Tutor can program the courses to conduct assessment quizzes after each module. .

Cues that You Need an Image Instead of Text

Integrated Learnings

As a text-oriented person myself -- someone who finishes reading an article's text and then goes back to view the tables and charts -- translating text into images does not come naturally for me. After drafting a lesson, I've developed the habit of scrolling back through it in search of opportunities to replace text with something more visually appealing (e.g., If you use Articulate for rapid eLearning development, their Engage add-on includes several diagram-oriented interactions.

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Best Customer Education Blogs: 25 Must-Reads for Learning Professionals

Talented Learning

While not exhaustive, the following list also showcases multiple topics, including slice-of-life cases that demonstrate lessons learned from companies with customer training programs. This article offers insight into just how big the challenge is.

The 6 hottest learning trends for 2018 – Part 3: App-based learning

Limestone Learning

A few weeks ago we highlighted an interesting article on the 6 hottest learning trends for 2018. Not only can mobile learning form the backbone of a training program; it’s also great for supplemental learning. " Woman, Girl, Young, Mobile Phone " by Silvia is Public Domain.

The 6 Benefits of ePortfolios and How To Create Them

eFront

In this article, we’ll talk about training ePortfolios, their purposes and their benefits to the eLearner. As demand for eLearning programs in corporations grows, so does the need to manage the achieved knowledge. Reflect on the lessons learned.

Everything You Need to Know About Choosing a Learning Management System

Geenio

Thanks to this, there’s no shortage of articles with titles like “The XX Best Learning Management Systems”, “XX Tips to Choose the Best Learning Management System”, “How to Choose the Right LMS” or “Recommendations on choosing an LMS”.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

Articulate Storyline. Articulate storyline another top authoring tool and more suitable for newer designers for its ease of use. Also, you can add sound comments, a record of your voice, give more detailed directions, and manage the number of students who are watching your video lessons. Finally, you have the ability to enfuse your video lessons to websites and icons accompanied with links. Most elearning courses nowadays include video lessons.

Learning Resolutions: Get Better as the Boss and the Wild and Crazy Guy

OpenSesame

It’s really not a New Year’s Resolution per se, because I think it’s the kind of thing we have to keep reminding ourselves over and over again, but we’ll stick with it for this article anyway.

Tips for Small L&D Departments: An Interview with Emily Wood

Convergence Training

This article is an interview (in text and video format–scroll to the bottom for the video version) with Emily Wood, who is her own “elearning department of one” at a non-profit based in Portland, Oregon.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Im a (K)nitwit!

Learning Visions

These two resources came to mind: For more on the spacing effect, be sure to read this 2006 article by Lars Hyland: Less Learning More Often. Dan Roddy recently shared a link to a great article on tips for writing in a more conversational tone.

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Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

10 Free Audio Programs to Use for E-Learning - Rapid eLearning Blog , June 1, 2010 I’m no audio engineer. Introduction to Social Networking - Learning and Working on the Web , June 21, 2010 As our Work Literacy Ning site (2008) is in danger of getting bumped off the Net due to Ning’s new pricing policy , I will post some of the key articles here so we don’t lose them. Anatomy of an eLearning Lesson: Nine Events of Instruction - Integrated Learnings , June 24, 2010 By Shelley A.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Learning Visions

The book builds on the 4C/ID model described in the 2002 article that John Curry linked to. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, February 15, 2008 Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Disruptive Technologies and the Future of Learning & Development

Convergence Training

And second, if you’re the kind of person who’d rather watch and listen to the interview than read the transcription, just scroll on down to the bottom of this article to watch the video version.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Without trust, employees become what Judy Bardwick, in her article titled “The High Cost of Mistrust,&# calls actively disengaged. think the timing feels right for integrating television programming with web-browsing. I’ve included an outline of my lesson plan for the introductory synchronous session and would love your feedback. Great Tips from Articulate! Check out his Articulate videos. Want to spice up your Articulate courses?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers

Learning Visions

I come from an old-school approach: I sort of understand the technology, but I leave the graphics and programming expertise to others. The programming skills should be left to the programmers. This article focused more on what instructional designers should not be (lone gunmen).

These 3 Tips Can Change Your Compliance E-Learning Forever - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

Thanks for the the well-written article. But I’m wondering if it’s possible to build this strategy into a non-linear course structure if that structure is developed in Articulate. Could you share how you would set up what you’re talking about in Articulate (or if you’ve already discussed it somewhere, could you point me to it)? We’re doing a series for Articulate Users in the Word of Mouth blog. The Rapid Elearning Blog.

How Do You Communicate with Your E-Learners? - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

Because of this you can assess the learner’s understanding and your ability to communicate the lesson and then make any adjustments on the fly. The good thing is that there are quick and easy ways to build branching scenarios without spending a lot of time programming. Oddly, although I analyze my audience extensively and watch my language and sentence structure in order to avoid being misunderstood, I never looked at it quite as Tom presented in this article.

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

Vignettes Learning

As an example, designers and developers are frustrated that subject matter experts throw PowerPoint files and linear and page turning lessons unto their laps (remnant of the “thought first – action later” practice). See Micro-Learning Conference and Marcia Conner’s article.

List of e-Learning Job Descriptions

Vignettes Learning

Reviews the Company's programs of teaching and learning to assess their potential for on-line delivery and advise appropriate managers on which areas of the curriculum can be re-designed/enhanced using ILT and e-Learning. · Reviews and tests new and revised curriculum offerings from other team members, providing feedback and suggestions for improvement; contributes to new curriculum or program ideas. Assists with curricular development and program delivery.

Escape from Compliance Training Jail - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

Needless to say, they have many certification and annual refresher training programs. Great article. I hope your follow-up articles will include recommendations of easy-to-use tools for valid and efficient testing, and tracking of tests/training in the absence of a full-blown LMS. Thank you for the excellent article. The truths that you explain in the article should hold for students in K-12 and university level. Tom you have the greatest articles!