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Top 10 eLearning Resources You May Not Have Thought Of

eLearning Brothers

The upswing of the eLearning industry is showing no signs of slowing down. An increased number of educators, organizations, institutions, and individuals of various industries are creating online courses that enable them to grow as professionals and gain more knowledge. Audacity.

How to Design Evergreen eLearning Content

CourseArc

Here’s a quick 3-step guide to adding text labels to audio files in Audacity.). You can also use a similar approach with case studies, use cases, or course exercises that may be used across multiple industries.

6 Essential Tools for Creating an Awesome Online Course

TalentLMS

Camtasia is an industry favorite screencast software with all of the previously-mentioned features. To improve audio quality when using these programs, you could consider a piece of audio editing software like Audacity. You think you have what it takes to create an online course, huh?

A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

Pelesys – but the m-learning platform – available only for aviation industry. Audio editing – still no match to Audacity, a free program. I love the end of the year. It enables you to look back and see the triumphs, the disappointments, the good and the bad.

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E-Learning Screen recording and video solutions – Should b simple, so why isn’t it?

eLearning 24-7

The ability to record audio in real time or post time makes a lot of sense and eliminates the need for using Audacity (albeit it is a wonderful and free product). There is something wrong when a free and open source product like Audacity can do it, yet a product that costs hundreds of dollars cannot. Screen capturing and recording software is evolving in our industry. At one time screen recording software (including capturing) was a simple endeavor.

The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 1

TalentLMS

Other capable options include Ulysses (OS X) and Page Four (Windows), while a whole cottage industry of text-editors has been created around the Markdown text format, that’s very easy to learn and lets you totally focus on your content.

How to Successfully Add Music to Your Videos

Visual Lounge

These tips could also easily be applied in free audio editing software such as Audacity. As the original founder of the company, Mike has been involved in the radio industry since he turned 13! Guest Post by Mike Russell, Creative Director at Music Radio Creative.

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Authoring Tool Market – What I am seeing

eLearning 24-7

Because the industry as a whole is a lemming, I expect more vendors to come on board. Audacity which is free – destroys it. This is the best time to let the industry know what you want to see going forward. The magic 8 ball is a fun item to use. Sure, you have the same probability of forecasting by tossing a penny in the air, but for some folks the magic 8 ball is a soothsayer. For my forecasts, the magic 8 ball does not apply.

How To: Creating the Mindflash Example Course

Mindflash

It is commonly used in the professional recording industry for capturing vocal performances as well as instruments in the studio. To help narrow down the field, here are my top 3 choices: Audacity: Free.

mLearning Content Types - Level 6: Rich Media

mLearning Trends

Typically the Content Creation Team will either source the appropriate media file, or create it from scratch using a variety of industry standard tools such as Audacity for podcasts or Apple’s Final Cut Pro for videos.

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How To: Creating the Mindflash Example Course

Mindflash

It is commonly used in the professional recording industry for capturing vocal performances as well as instruments in the studio. To help narrow down the field, here are my top 3 choices: Audacity: Free.

When your LMS BFF is no longer

eLearning 24-7

Just as in any industry there are people who lie or as we say “misrepresented” their product. I know there are plenty of people who say, they are new to the industry and systems and have no idea on what to ask – which is fair, but there are some things you can ask and should know, if you did some due diligence on your part. One of biggest increases I see in the industry is the lack of due diligence on the part of the buyer. I’ve been there.

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Time for Change: MOOCs and Learning Technology

CLO Magazine

The MOOC industry began with a strong focus on excellent content and the delivery of a complete and integrated learning environment. Already, EdX, Coursera and Audacity have corporate development teams and are looking at content relationships with large companies. Massive open online courses are transforming learning technology. During the past year we’ve all seen the explosive growth of massive open online courses, or MOOCs, produced by organizations such as EdX and Coursera.

Top 10 Cost-Saving Tips from the Latest eLearning Guild Report

Trivantis

e-Learning developers and industry professionals are eager to share their tips, tools and ideas on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. The eLearning Guild recently released a great eBook full of helpful cost-saving tips for e-Learning development called <em>The eLearning Guild’s 75 Tips to Reduce eLearning Costs. </em>The </em>The Snap!

Learning by Creating: Turning Bloom’s on Its Head

Visual Lounge

I believe the clash between the old, industrial model and the savvy students of the 21st century is a big part of the problem we are facing. Guest post by Library Media Specialist, David Phillips. If you attended a university educator prep program, you’ve likely seen Bloom’s Revised Taxonomy.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 4th Annual Innovations in e-Learning Symposium (June 3,4,5)

Mark Oehlert

Audacity 101: Hands-On Audio Editing* * Collaboration in a Virtual World Each workshop is a half-day. Participants attending the Audacity 101:Hands-On Audio Editing workshop must bring a laptop computer with wireless internet capability. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Look! A teacher using stories to teach! Main | Two Huge Losses: Gary Gygax and Arthur C.

Award Nominee Reveals His eLearning Authoring Toolkit [Guest Post]

eLearning Weekly

Larry Ober has been nominated as Best eLearning Designer in the Maestro eLearning Awards , dubbed the OSCARS of the eLearning industry. I’ve also used Audacity , a free audio creation and editing tool, as well as various video encoding and editing tools. They’re collaborating with industry consultants and vendors to launch the Maestro eLearning Awards.

Free, now with added capitalisation

Learning Rocks

Even Audacity, where the quality of output is indistinguishable from paid for alternatives, is still not the tool of choice with pros. At the same time, our industry is in the thrall of FOSS software - the most obvious of which is Moodle. I've just trawled through the working and reworking of ideas spawned by Chris Anderson's book Free. It got a big response from the likes of Malcolm Gladwell and Seth Godin and on it went. I lost quite a bit of time in there.

Free, now with added capitalisation

Learning Rocks

Even Audacity, where the quality of output is indistinguishable from paid for alternatives, is still not the tool of choice with pros. At the same time, our industry is in the thrall of FOSS software - the most obvious of which is Moodle. I've just trawled through the working and reworking of ideas spawned by Chris Anderson's book Free. It got a big response from the likes of Malcolm Gladwell and Seth Godin and on it went. I lost quite a bit of time in there.

What Tools Should We Learn?

NuggetHead

However, most of the people I know in this industry are on small teams and many are one-person show development houses. It’s a good idea to stay on top of that industries direction too.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

Audacity. I don’t usually get into industry stuff, but I also think that the gender pay gap is an interesting topic from a learning point of view. Best of eLearning Learning. June 2010. Another great month for eLearning content.