Workforce Tests That Match Your Learning Objectives: The Issue of Fidelity

Convergence Training

Maybe you’re doing it with an e-learning authoring tool , such as the ones from Articulate, Adobe, or Lectora. Or maybe you’re doing it with quizmaking tool built into your learning management system (LMS). In this article, we’re going to give you tips about something related to test creation that learning experts call fidelity (no, not THAT fidelity–this is not a notably juice blog post despite the wedding ring image above).

Effective Storyboarding

Integrated Learnings

I recently attended a webinar presented by Trivantis, the company that owns the eLearning development software Lectora , on effective storyboarding. In this article, I intend to share some of the highlights of that webinar. However, if you want to build your storyboard or your course directly in Lectora, you can use the Notes function to place notes on each page. Integrated Learning Services, Inc. By Dean Hawkinson.

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Everything You Need to Know About Why Customizable Courseware Rocks

eLearning Brothers

But on the off chance that you HAVEN’T heard all about our new and amazing Customizable Courseware and you want to know all about it, then the following articles are for you! Learn to Make A Deal with This New Soft Skills Training. “We Webinar: Using Lectora to Personalize Your Customizable Courseware. “In In [this] webinar our master developer, Andrew Vass, demonstrated rebranding Customizable Courseware in Lectora to meet your specific learning goals…”.

Principles for Creating a Successful Virtual Reality Learning Experience

Kapp Notes

In a recent article 3 Instructional Design Strategies For Virtual Reality Learning , I discussed three (among many) instructional design strategies for VR: Conceptual Orienteering, Critical Incident and Operational Application. In this article, I step back and look at seven fundamental principles that need to be designed into any VR experience. You’ll notice that all of these principles are included in the three instructional strategies mentioned in the above article.

Is Your Design Really “Responsive?”

eLearning Brothers

In May 2010, Ethan Marcotte coined the term “Responsive Web Design” (RWD) in an article he wrote for A List Apart where he suggested using a fluid grid system to enable webpages to “respond” to the device viewport. Cons: Can be difficult and time-consuming to control how pages “flow” and how content displays, development environment not as “visual” as we’ve become accustomed to, learning curve, “newer” option in eLearning tools—more prone to bugs and growing pains.

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Is Your Design Really “Responsive?”

eLearning Brothers

In May 2010, Ethan Marcotte coined the term “Responsive Web Design” (RWD) in an article he wrote for A List Apart where he suggested using a fluid grid system to enable webpages to “respond” to the device viewport. Cons: Can be difficult and time-consuming to control how pages “flow” and how content displays, development environment not as “visual” as we’ve become accustomed to, learning curve, “newer” option in eLearning tools—more prone to bugs and growing pains.

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THE DUMMIES GUIDE TO DEVELOPING ONLINE LEARNING

Spark Your Interest

Then developing online learning or an e-learning course might be your solution. And how do you know that developing online learning is the right solution for you? Our Dummies Guide to Developing Online Learning starts with what is e-learning. Then it explains the advantages of online learning. Also, it discusses the types of online learning and what makes great e-learning. What is E-learning or Online Learning? Learning Models.

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eLearning Basics: Can You Make Your Own eLearning Courses?

Convergence Training

In our ongoing “eLearning Basics” series of articles, we’re going to address the question of where you can get elearning courses from. Let us know if you’ve got other questions you’d like us to answer in future “eLearning Basics” articles, feel free to download our Blended Learning Strategies guide at the bottom of this article, and contact us if we can help you with off-the-shelf or custom-made elearning courses for workforce training.

Persuasive e-Learning: How to Win Over Your Learners

Trivantis

Convincing your learners they want to take your e-Learning course is an art, much like the art of persuasion. There’s a lot we can learn from studying persuasion skills and techniques. In the article “The 21 Principles of Persuasion,” Forbes lists 21 lessons on persuading people. Don’t trick or force your learners into completing your e-Learning course. The post Persuasive e-Learning: How to Win Over Your Learners appeared first on.

9 Elearning Authoring Tools: Comparison and Review

Elucidat

New technologies are changing the way learning is delivered. In this article, Steve Penfold reviews nine leading elearning authoring tools. Whether you’re looking to produce really simple content or more sophisticated learning experiences. The template library, a suite of interactions, WYSIWYG interface and the ability to apply existing styles to new projects makes creating high quality learning something you can do with ease. Powerful learning analytics dashboard.

6 Tips to Use Your Personal Interests and Experiences in e-Learning Course Design

Trivantis

To create truly remarkable e-Learning courses that emotionally connect with your learners and help to relate to the subject matter, it’s often beneficial to incorporate your personal interests and experiences in e-Learning course design. In this article, I’ll discuss the many ways that you can take full advantage of the information you have already gathered thanks to your hobbies, personal interests and experiences. In many respects, e-Learning is a labor of love.

What Is “Online Learning” And How to Do It Quickly and Easily During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Convergence Training

In this article, we’re going to give you some general guidelines for transitioning your instructor-led training (ILT) online, give you a better idea of what online training is, and also link you to some additional articles we’ve created that will help you develop the different types of online learning we’ll explain in this article. Consider Blended Learning Approaches. Julie Dirksen’s book Design for How People Learn.

Keynote Resources from #LUC2017

Kapp Notes

The Lectora 2017 Users Conference promises to be an exciting and engaging event. Challenge : As the game-based learning expert James Paul Gee has said, good games give players a set of challenging problems and let them solve those problems until they can do it automatically. They must learn something new and integrate into their old mastery. Start learning with a challenge: something that is difficult, that requires deep thinking, and that cannot be achieved by guessing.

Any e-learning professional

CommLab India

The way e-learning has transformed the distribution of information is truly remarkable. From A-Z, the e-learning industry has a language all its own. In this article, I am listing the various terms involved in a successful e-learning. Here is my A-Z of e-learning. A – Adult Learning Principles. Part of being an effective educator involves understanding how adults learn best –Steven Lieb. B – Blended Learning .

Less Time? Less Money? Think ELearning Authoring Tools

CommLab India

In this case, it is e-learning or online training. In other words, e-learning authoring tools provide you a framework to collate all your learning objects – text, graphics, videos, and other multimedia elements into an instructionally sound format that is interactive and engaging to learners. All these form the raw material for developing your e-learning course. Most popular ones are Articulate 360, Lectora Inspire, and Adobe Captivate.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Dr. Kevin Gumienny is our senior learning architect and leads Microassist’s instructional design team. He frequently shares about accessible elearning development through our Learning Dispatch blog and newsletter. We already ensure that elearning is available on multiple platforms, including learning management systems and mobile; we focus on learning and performance (not just learning and development); we align training outcomes with business goals.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

We already ensure that elearning is available on multiple platforms, including learning management systems and mobile; we focus on learning and performance (not just learning and development); we align training outcomes with business goals. Training content developed using rapid authoring tools, such as Articulate Storyline, Trivantis Lectora, and Adobe Captivate, and (often) provided as a click-though, packaged course. And some, like Lectora and SoftChalk (PDF, 2.7

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Tony Karrer

Top 2008 Posts based on Read Counts: 100 eLearning Articles and White Papers Free - Web 2.0 for Learning Professionals Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008 Test SCORM Courses with an LMS Request for Proposal (RFP) Samples Training Method Trends Corporate Learning Long Tail and Attention Crisis SCORM Test Web 2.0 Applications in Learning (24) Free - Web 2.0 for Learning Professionals (20) Tools Used (18) Learning 2.0 for Learning Professionals.

eLearning Costs : eLearning Technology

Tony Karrer

eLearning Technology Tony Karrers eLearning Blog on e-Learning Trends eLearning 2.0 The course will be developed using a Lectora-style system that produces what is essentially an HTML/javascript page turner. In many cases, there can be significant work to design that kind of learning experience. What Training Costs Part I: Converting Content from ILT to WBT How long does it take to create learning? I think the hour of learning does cloud the debate on pricing.

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

Convergence Training

Learning and development professionals, including elearning developers, have to wear many hats. But it’s even more true for L&D/eLearning professionals who work in small learning development departments. 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. Learning Management Systems.