GOANIMATE: Character-Based eLearning Made Easy

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  I’ve been working more and more on ways to integrate GoAnimate with more traditional eLearning lessons and content. For example, I wanted to add a human, interpersonal touch to an Excel lesson.     Now, it’s one thing to simply embed a video into an Adobe Captivate slide as a stand-alone, and then go on with a standard Captivate lesson in the next segment. But I wanted a tighter relationship between the video and the Excel software simulation lesson.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

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All these articles talk about the importance of usability testing, learnability testing for e-learning courses. 22 Social Learning Strategy Questions to Answer Before Your Next Lesson - Learning Putty , July 1, 2010 As an industry we are so excited about informal learning and even more so about the smaller facet of social learning that we are too quick to jump on the bandwagon and call what we do “Social Learning&# (note the capitalization). Best of eLearning Learning.

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GOANIMATE: Character-Based eLearning Made Easy

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  I’ve been working more and more on ways to integrate GoAnimate with more traditional eLearning lessons and content. For example, I wanted to add a human, interpersonal touch to an Excel lesson.     Now, it’s one thing to simply embed a video into an Adobe Captivate slide as a stand-alone, and then go on with a standard Captivate lesson in the next segment. But I wanted a tighter relationship between the video and the Excel software simulation lesson.

ADOBE CAPTIVATE & GOANIMATE: Sharing Voices Is Quick and Easy

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In an earlier article, I described how I created an eLearning lesson that has GoAnimate characters discussing some spreadsheet problems. At a certain point, the lesson zooms in on a character’s computer screen, and suddenly a software simulation starts in Adobe Captivate. The voice of one of the screen characters becomes the voice who is guiding my learner through the spreadsheet lesson. by Jennie Ruby, CTT, COTP.

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Simple Screencast Production Tips for Better E-Learning

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This makes sense since a large part of e-learning is predicated on learning new software. You don’t need to explain everything in the software or everything you can do with it. What are people supposed to do with the software? Give them real-life challenges and how the software meets them. However, use the activities to reinforce a previous lesson as you introduce new skills. Why Use Storyline for Software Simulations?

How Effective are Video-Based Training Courses?

TOPYX LMS

The Huffington Post’s article Research Confirms Video Improves Learning Results says , “On the student side of things, video may be the best way to improve learning styles, especially when it comes to remembering key facts and figures. Psychology Today’s article Video vs. Text: The Brain Perspective , written by Liraz Margalit, unpacks this subject. Software simulations. Most companies constantly develop new software applications.

How to Choose the Best Instructional Design Tools: 9 Things to Consider

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Whether you’re a novice or seasoned instructional designer (ID), you need specialized software to build engaging and compelling courses. In this article, we’ve compiled a list of the most important factors to consider when choosing software for creating online courses , but before we get there, let’s see what kinds of ID tools you might need. ID software is just about authoring, isn’t it? Potential vendors: MindMeister, InVision, G Suite Project management software.

9 Elearning Authoring Tools: Comparison and Review

Elucidat

In this article, Steve Penfold reviews nine leading elearning authoring tools. Good for screen recording and simulations. Check out our full article about Adobe Captivate. Reasonably powerful show me/try me/test me software simulation elearning capability. Want to learn more about software like Articulate Storyline? See our full article on Storyline here. Good for screen capture and simulations.