See What’s New In Version 2.4!

LearnDash

Today we are happy to let you know that LearnDash Version 2.4 So without further ado, let’s get to some of the new features you can expect in this version! Version 2.4 So many of you have requested this and we are excited to let you know that in version 2.4

Check Out The Features In Version 2.3!

LearnDash

One of the first items you will notice with this new version is that the front-end profile has been updated to include some additional quiz information. These view permissions are restricted to the LearnDash course, lesson, topic, and quiz pages.

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From version 3.6 to version 3.6.6

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 8/24/2010 From version 3.6 to version 3.6.6 Version 3.6 to version 3.6.6

A Lesson Plan for eLearning

Coffee and Design

Thanks @hjarche for sharing @AnnaMuoio ‘s 2000 @FastCompany article @Cisco ‘s Quick Study: A #LessonPlan for #eLearning [link]. A version of this article appeared in the October 2000 issue of Fast Company magazine written by @AnnaMuoio. A Lesson Plan for eLearning.

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eLearning: Add Some Character to Your Lessons

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

While Characters have been around for several years in Captivate, and in both versions of Storyline, the images below are taken from the most recent versions of both programs, Captivate version 8; Storyline version 2.

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L&D lessons from learning games research

Sponge UK

Hays set out to find evidence of the effectiveness of learning games by analysing articles on the practice. In 2005 he looked at 105 articles on learning games on behalf of the Naval Air Warfare Center Trainings Systems Division.

Best articles on Working Smarter, April 2012

Jay Cross

Here’s a version of the text of a submission I just made to BoingBong through their “Submitterator”). Flip this lesson! GEORGE SIEMENS. APRIL 19, 2012. Remaking education in the image of our desires. The current generation of students will witness the remaking of our education system.

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Comic Books and eLearning: Lessons from Scott McCloud’s “Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art”

Convergence Training

And in that article, we promised to follow up with a second article that focuses on the classic book Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art by Scott McCloud. This, my friend, is that second article. Because that’s the whole point of this article.

Discover the Secrets that Make the Story-Based Lesson Tick

Vignettes Learning

According to Bridget Murray in her article "What Makes Mental Time Travel Possible?," "Memory allows us to mentally travel backward in time as well as into the future. From the start to the end of the lesson, this has to be the tie and glue that leads the learners to engagement.

eCombat: Lessons from the Interactive Battlefields of Afghanistan

Vignettes Learning

Spencer Ackerman features Vanguard of Valor, an interactive teaching tool built to instruct the mid-career officers who pass through the Army’s Combined Arms Center, about the lessons accumulated from years of hard-fought war in Afghanistan. Our Belief.

Viral Chick-fil-A Video Points Out 1 Critical Lesson Every Organization Must Remember

Learnloft

” While she had me and I am sure you laughing, she then delivered a message that should make Dan Cathy and the leadership team at Chick-fil-A proud and is a lesson for all businesses restaurant or not. A version of this article originally appeared on Inc.com.

One Lesson You Can Learn From Jordan Spieth to Be Successful

Learnloft

Take a lesson from Spieth and this week’s Follow My Lead Podcast Guest Former North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory: “If Not You, Then Who?” ” A version of this article originally appeared on Inc.com. Jordan Spieth is on the verge of making golf history.

3 Flawless Leadership Lessons You MUST Learn from Chick-fil-A

Learnloft

Here are 3 terrific leadership lessons you can learn from Chick-fil-A: Make People The Priority. A version of this article originally appeared on Inc.com. I have always been enamored with companies that blatantly outperform the competition. I marvel in everything from their CEO’s decision making, habits of their leadership team, marketing, strategy, all the way down to their execution.

With 1 Sentence John McCain Taught 3 Lessons For You to Remember About Leadership

Learnloft

A version of this article originally appeared on Inc.com. There are those who speak about leadership and then, there are those who are leaders. John McCain is the latter. Surviving nearly six years as a Vietnam Prisoner of War, this great American hero went on to serve as Senator of Arizona. Despite his unsuccessful run for President in 2008, McCain’s achievements amounted to plenty. On Saturday, August 26th, 2018, he lost his battle with Brain Cancer at the age of 81.

One Great Leadership Lesson From Two CEO’s with Massively Results

Learnloft

Once you know these things, then and only then can you create a personal development plan filled with opportunities to help them become the best versions of themselves. It’s my hope the next $300M or $186 million payday is for you, because you’ve used these three lessons — and are getting great results because of a highly engaged workforce. This article originally appeared on Inc.com.

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7 Leadership Lessons You Don’t Want to Learn the Hard Way

Learnloft

” A version of this article originally appeared on Inc.com. Everybody loves to focus on the things you must do to be a great leader. While there is nothing inherently wrong with this approach, it’s often our weaknesses or things we don’t know that end up hurting us the most. Out of all the information out there in the world, there are things you know (<1%) and things you know you don’t know (max 5%).

Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3

eFront

which has just been released by the way) introduces a shift from a Lesson-centric to a Course-centric eFront. We anticipate that the transition will be completed on the next few incremental versions. When you create a course you can decide if a lesson is in shared or unique mode.

Learning from Experimentation

Clark Quinn

In fact, celebrate the lesson learned, regardless of success! Thus, the lesson extracted from learning from experimentation is quickly discerned. You also need to have time to extract the lesson! It could be papers, articles, blog posts, videos, podcasts, webinars, what have you.

Taking Your Training Business Global

rapidLD

A number of our customers have chosen, whether based on their product or services or other reasons, to deploy English-only content, while others have developed different language versions of their content. ArticlesTaking Your Training Business Global.

6 Principles of Effective Online Training that Will Surprise You

Mindflash

In this article from the eLearning Guild, Ruth Clark describes six principles of eLearning that is effective. Lesson: Add relevant visuals to your slides. Lesson: Place descriptive text close to the graphics it describes. . Lesson: Narrate screens with audio.

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Adobe Captivate & eLearning: Screen Reader Best Practices

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I'd like to follow up that article with information about screen readers. Screen readers are programs designed to allow visually impaired learners to navigate through a website or eLearning lesson by reading the content aloud. For instance, there's a section in the article that deals with compatible applications, something that is often overlooked. The best ones work well with newer versions of Microsoft Office, especially Word and Excel. by Kevin Siegel.

Adobe Captivate 6: Best Practices for Working with Screen Readers

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I'd like to follow up that article with information about screen readers. Screen readers are programs designed to allow visually impaired learners to navigate through a website or eLearning lesson by reading the content out loud. For instance, if you're someone who is in the market for a screen reader, there's a section in the article that deals with compatible applications, something that is often overlooked.

The Top 5 Learning Analytics

Your Training Edge

This article highlights why learning analytics are important as well as the top 5 learning analytics being used across the industries. If you have already tried any of these, share your experience by commenting on this article. [1] [link]. Learning analytics is everywhere nowadays.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Dimdim has an open source version so developers can integrate it with other software. In terms of promoting learning, employees could use blogs to write first-hand accounts of case studies, lessons learned, project debriefings, travel tips and cultural customs.

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.

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY: Stay Current or Perish

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Without turning this article into a lecture or a history lesson, you need only look back 10 years and compare the technologies then to what’s available today. He has served CompTIA as an A+ Subject Matter Expert for several versions of the A+ examination. by Kevin Smith, COTP. Not that many years ago, computer technicians were limited to being just that: computer technicians.

Adobe Captivate: System Date Variables

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In fact, there are more than 70 Captivate System Variables in Captivate version 8. This week I'm beginning a series of articles that will take you through Captivate's System Variables, one group at a time.

14 Badge Ideas to Engage and Motivate Learners

LearnDash

I can see awarding this to learners who finish a course within a certain period of time, or who complete a certain number of lessons in a day. Offer a badge for exploring the library and reading/downloading articles. Scholar: For completing a lesson. This is an easy badge to level up as the learner completes more lessons. After you earn the regular badge, you can level them up to earn silver and gold versions.

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Lynda.com Online Training Library Review

The eLearning Coach

Even though many courses are several hours long, they are organized into short lesson segments. A particular lesson might only last five minutes. You can usually test drive a few lessons for free. Tags: RECENT ARTICLES REVIEWS SOFTWARE REVIEWS

Thursday’s Trending eLearning Topic: Variables

Trivantis

You may have noticed that Wendy Miller, our Lead Content Developer, has been sharing an ongoing series of blog articles—and they’re all about variables! Here are a few more articles from the blog on variables.

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY: Stay Current or Perish

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Without turning this article into a lecture or a history lesson, you need only look back 10 years and compare the technologies then to what’s available today. He has served CompTIA as an A+ Subject Matter Expert for several versions of the A+ examination. by Kevin Smith, COTP. Not that many years ago, computer technicians were limited to being just that: computer technicians.

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY: Stay Current or Perish

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Without turning this article into a lecture or a history lesson, you need only look back 10 years and compare the technologies then to what’s available today. He has served CompTIA as an A+ Subject Matter Expert for several versions of the A+ examination. by Kevin Smith, COTP. Not that many years ago, computer technicians were limited to being just that: computer technicians.

What Can the E-Learning Industry Learn from Omnichannel?

LearnDash

But, insofar as learners can engage with the course across these platforms, content should be accessible and in-sync with the lesson plan. The learner heads to work, but wants to review a lesson during their lunch break. Their earlier sign-in makes it easier for them to integrate with the learning group on Facebook, where they connect with other learners and share interesting articles to the group. Omnichannel e-learning is the next logical step from blended learning.

Essay Questions and Assignment Points!

LearnDash

In this version (2.2), you now have the option to administer essay (free form text) questions in your quizzes, giving you a total of 8 possible question types available in LearnDash. You can filter by status (Graded versus Not Graded), as well as the course and lesson of the essay.

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How to Transcribe Text into PowerPoint & E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

All they have are published versions of the course and need to convert to HTML5. The new version of PowerPoint has a dictate feature. It’s not quite as fast or accurate as the solutions above, but it makes up for it by recording right into the Storyline slide or Rise lesson.