How to Write Good Assessment Questions
MARCH 23, 2016
Your association can have the best course in the world, but if the assessments or knowledge checks aren’t written well they can make the whole thing fall apart. This is true whether you’re making an eLearning assessment or writing questions for a traditional in-classroom test.
3 Engaging Samples of Gamified E-learning Developed in 2016
DECEMBER 27, 2016
In this blog, we will highlight three gamified samples developed this year. Another way to garner learner involvement is through gamified assessments. eLearning Design game based learning gamified e-learning samples
3 Articulate Storyline E-learning Samples
OCTOBER 28, 2016
In this blog, we will explore the features that have made this tool a favorite of developers and discuss some sample e-learning courses developed using the articulate storyline tool. Design effective assessments. Scenario-based assessments, question banks, and quizzes can be created.
Likert-Type Scales: Examples, Samples and Information
SEPTEMBER 13, 2010
If you are doing a formative or summative evaluation of instruction or doing a needs assessment or a program evaluation, sooner or later you are going to need a Likert-type scale. You also may have a question about using odd or even numbers in the Likert-Type Scale, here is some insight on that. Here are several types of scales that you might find handy.
Instructional Design: The Process – Part 2
NOVEMBER 25, 2016
Before diving head-on into creating a training, a need analysis is required to assess the training needs and skill gaps. Recording of Voice Over – Voice samples of the panel of professional artists is selected and the VO for the course is recorded.
The Big Question: How to assess learning initiatives…
MARCH 2, 2011
How do you assess whether your informal learning, social learning, continuous learning, and performance support initiatives have the desired impact or achieve the desired results? We need better approaches for assessing all learning initiatives.
Sample Essay Questions 1-6
APRIL 13, 2017
Short Answer Questions Assessment. Here are 65 deep philosophical questions for you to ponder. Meditation is often useful in helping people to search inside for their own answers and meanings.
Tested to breaking point?
Learning with e's
MAY 9, 2016
I'm not opposed to assessment - it's a vital part of pedagogy, because we need to know how our students are doing, but more importantly, students need to know their own progress, and what to do to improve. anxiety assessment educcation learning pressure SATs testing
Sample AWA Question - The Official GMAT Web Site
APRIL 8, 2017
This sample Analysis of an Argument contains an actual Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) question and answer from a real GMAT exam
5 Quick Tips to Assess an E-learning Vendor in Just 15 minutes
JUNE 24, 2016
Here are five quick tips to assess the right e-learning vendor within a short span of time. To assess the e-learning vendor’s expertise, you can enquire about their project management process and execution. Seek for a Sample Project.
How to Write an English Essay (with Sample Essays
APRIL 12, 2017
French writing assessment - Healthy lifestyle. The candidate has responded well to the prompt to write about although the essay could benefit from having a
Learning Objectives – Your Course GPS
MAY 12, 2015
Learning objectives serve as the basis of the assessment of student mastery of the subject matter. This action must be something you can measure and assess accurately, given the method by which the training will take place. Does the learner need to identify 100% of the errors in a piece of sample text in order to be considered a success? What about the complexity of the writing in that sample text? Good learning objectives are LINKED with the ASSESSMENTS in the course.
ESL,Essay Writing,Sample Essay - My English Writing
APRIL 9, 2017
3 TerTiary essay WriTing Essays are a common form of assessment in many tertiary-level disciplines. The ability to construct good essays involves
Best Practices for Improving Online Courses Using Student Feedback
FEBRUARY 8, 2017
To maximize the clarity of student feedback, ask for specific quantitative responses (“Rate this course’s quality from 1 to 5”) as well as qualitative verbal inputs (“What 3 improvements would you suggest for the sample exercises, and why?”)
Admiring the Problem of Moving to a Performance Paradigm
Living in Learning
JANUARY 15, 2014
Perfect example; we do this by sampling different innovative approaches to Training and expecting results different from what Training and all its past and even most recent innovations can deliver. AGILE EPSS Learning @ the Point of Work Learning Ecosystems Learning Readiness Assessment Performer Support Sustained Capability learning ecosystem learning readiness moments of need performance paradigm performance support
3 Adobe Captivate E-learning Examples
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
Let’s see a few sample e-learning courses developed by CommLab India using this very tool. Click the image to view a sample e-learning course on software application training.). Click the image to view a sample e-learning course on Pharmacokinetics Training.).
5 Steps to Scripting Great Microlearning Videos
JUNE 23, 2016
You should be able to ask just a single assessment question to verify whether your learner has got it. One of the best ways to do this is to start with the assessment question. Here's the assessment. Or better yet, use a sample group of your audience to see which content is more effective at reaching your learning objective. Check out a Sample microTuneUp if you want to see microlearning in action. Video is used all over the place for educational content.
4 Things You Must Ask an ERP Training Consultant Before Signing the Deal
JULY 12, 2016
Sample Courses. You also need to ask for sample courses that are close to what you’re looking for from the prospective training partner. These sample courses would showcase the quality of output they are capable of developing.
2011 Social-Media Measurement Survey (for Workplace Learning Field)
Will at Work Learning
MARCH 8, 2011
Also, this is not the kind of survey that needs good representative sampling, so feel free to share this far and wide. Learning Evaluation & Assessment Learning Measurement Your Input RequestedSocial Media is hot, but it is not clear how well we are measuring social media. A couple of years ago I wrote an article for the eLearning Guild about measuring social media. But it's not clear that we've got this nailed yet.
Bloom’s Taxonomy and Learning Games
MARCH 15, 2017
Use Bloom’s Taxonomy to help you craft your objectives and accurately assess what level of cognitive skill learners need to use to produce your goal. Sample Verbs for Learning Objectives at This Level (Barton 1997).
Three Ways to Rapidly Assess Needs
FEBRUARY 7, 2013
Needs assessment doesn’t have to be a drawn-out, months-long process Accelerated needs assessment and diagnosis tools can help learning leaders make everyday decisions. • Select a small sample of individuals to interview. Here are three ways to do so. Conduct short, limited conversations rather than lengthy surveys. • Ask probing questions to uncover what is happening in the business that needs to be addressed.
The student will become the master! But how? Adapting the Feynman 3-Step Mastery Technique to Online Learning
APRIL 5, 2017
When teachers and learners want to convey information quickly there’s always a temptation to rely on definitions and a sampling of big picture ideas to help the learner hit the ground running. Another way is to track what learners get wrong in their knowledge checks or assessments.
How Gagné’s Nine Events of Instruction Can Make Your Online Courses Better
DECEMBER 28, 2016
For example: Use mid-point assessments, incorporate interactive quizzes, require responses to queries before moving on, and facilitate inter-student collaboration through group activities/projects. Assess Learners’ Performance. See a sample overview page created in CourseArc here.
Choosing an E-learning Vendor? Review this Checklist First
OCTOBER 11, 2016
Past work: Ask for samples, demos of past e-learning courses, especially those related to your industry, executed by the vendor. Can you provide samples? Ask the vendor to provide a few samples of their work –final course samples.
A Conversation with Danny Stefanic of LearnBrite
JUNE 8, 2015
Kapp: What is ‘groundbreaking’ about your recently announced VR student training and assessment program. With LearnBrite‘s technology the teacher can go even deeper in the student’s assessment. They can assess the students character, personality and levels of empathy.
ID Badges: My Experience with TIfPI’s Certification
AUGUST 5, 2015
TIfPI uses 9 standards to measure and rate ID work samples. Assesses Performance : Evaluate what the learner does within the learning environment using a specific set of criteria as the measure or standard for the learner’s progress.
5 Things to Consider in Gamification Design
ATD Learning Technologies
JANUARY 8, 2017
Use a diagnostic tool or interviews to assess the personal motivation of your players. Ideally you will develop personas by using a diagnostic tool for the analysis of personal motivation, or at least conduct motivational interviews with a sampling of your learners.
Is Your Vendor Qualified to Convert ILT Material to E-learning?
DECEMBER 5, 2016
Willingness to share references and provide sample courses.
The nature of e-learning in Australia
Spark Your Interest
JANUARY 18, 2013
The sample size is too small to make statistically significant observations, which is most obviously demonstrated by the zero result for virtual worlds. This post is written by Ryan Tracey. The young nation of Australia has a rich history in e-learning.
Checkpoints That’ll Keep Your Outsourcing Fears at Bay
AUGUST 5, 2016
Ask for samples: Address this concern by asking the vendor to develop a sample prototype based on your requirements. This will not only help you assess their quality but also showcase how well they understand your requirements.
6 Ways to Add Sizzle to Your Classroom
JANUARY 30, 2015
Assess Yourself. Last but certainly not least, have the class assess you. At the end of day one have the class assess your skills as their facilitator. ” Here is a sample of the Learning Rebels Day One Assessment: .
5 time-saving tips for your next learner survey
AUGUST 3, 2016
There’s even a list of sample questions to help make your life easier. They can help you assess what people have actually learned, particularly if combined with pre-elearning surveys and other assessments. It uses four levels to assess the value of training to an organisation.
How to Evaluate Your Online Training Course
JANUARY 7, 2014
Evaluation allows you to assess how effective your e-Learning course is, how it’s benefiting your organization and what you need to change to get better results next time. Here are a few sample questions to get started: What did you learn from this e-Learning course?
How to Create Clear Learning Objectives
MAY 14, 2014
Courses are supposed to have learning objectives, competencies should be related to them, quiz questions should assess how well they’ve been met, and more. Everything, including assessments, should tie back to one or more of the learning objectives. I’m looking forward to seeing your sample learning objectives. The phrase “learning objectives” gets thrown around a lot in discussions about training and development.