The dawn of a new generation

E-Learning Provocateur

To explore the practicalities of user-generated content, the Learning Cafe sponsored a webinar entitled Learner Generated Learning Content – Possibilities, mechanics and chaos? And if they used a tool like Audacity, they could easily cut and edit the audio file as they see fit.

eLearning: When Should You Record Your Voiceover Audio?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel      Adding voiceover audio to eLearning enhances the learner experience. In fact, home-grown audio works fine provided the audio doesn't contain loud, annoying, distracting background noise, or the narrator has a very thick accent that hinders learner comprehension.

Maximizing Retention In E-Learning – Part 3

Edmego Learning

Otherwise you are all over the place in your curriculum development and your learners will see no flow to the competency structure. Now is the time to write not from your perspective necessarily but from the perspective of the learner. What engages your learners?

LearnTrends Audacity and More - Best of eLearning Learning September 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Characteristics of Adult Learners - The eLearning Coach , September 28, 2009. What to take into account when developing online courses for learners in low resource settings - Ignatia Webs , September 24, 2009. Let the Learners Hold the Spoon - Bozarthzone , September 23, 2009. Audacity (12). Podcasting for E-Learning – Tour of Audacity’s User Interface , September 4, 2009. Podcasting for E-Learning: Recording with Audacity , September 9, 2009.

Help! What software tool should I use to record audio?

360 Training

Audacity One of the most popular free tools is Audacity, which is available for download for Windows, Mac OS X, GNU/Linux, in a variety of languages. Audio can add a great deal to the quality of your course.

Finding the Muddiest Point of your eLearning Course

TalentLMS

If the muddiest point of your course is not determined, your learners may lag behind and more often, drop out. To retain and engage your learners, integrate an activity that helps uncover the muddiest point of the course (so far). Use Audacity to edit the sound.

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

TalentLMS

When it comes to audio editors the general consensus is clear: whether you’re on the Windows, Linux or Mac, Audacity is the tool you should first opt for. Steinberg’s WaveLab and Adobe’s Audition ) but Audacity is both free (can’t beat that) and full featured enough.

How to Use an E-learning Company to Develop Training Assets

CommLab India

Being self-paced, it factors the limitations of independent learners and the constraints under which they learn. They are structured in a formal way keeping in mind the needs of learners, their learning styles and preferences.

E-Learning: 7 Simple Tips to Do More with a Limited Budget

CommLab India

For example, You can use ‘Audacity’, the free tool, for audio editing in online courses. This will also reduce the learners’ efforts in finding the important information in the course. The free software ‘Audacity’ for audio editing is available.

When your LMS BFF is no longer

eLearning 24-7

Hate is a strong word, and many consumers (clients) rarely say it out loud, but if your system isn’t doing what you were promised and the calls from your learners are coming in OR worse they aren’t using it because of these issues – you are mad. I know of vendors who have the audacity to tell people they have awesome support, but tell me privately they know it is poor. I’ve been there.

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Product Review: Articulate Storyline

eLearning 24-7

“Upload your content to a web server, you just give your learners a link to the story.htm file” – This is to view the course in HTML5 on your iPad. Now if you want to download it for offline viewing on an iPad series device: To do so, you (whomever that may be) allow your learners to download the course. As a result, I recorded in Audacity and then used various plugins to enhance it, including the changing of tempo and pitch.

Training 2015 Conference: eLearning Maker Faire Resources

Kapp Notes

Next: Please download Audacity and create a short introductory script as an audio file. Download Audacity here. As you can see, I am an animated character who can move an interact with the learner in a variety of manners.

Setting the Mood: Top Tips for Adding Stock Music to Your E-Learning

E-learning Uncovered

Don’t add music – especially throughout the whole course – to try to convince learners that they’re having fun when the course itself could put an actuary to sleep. For example, when looking for music for the ID Challenge promo, I knew that I wanted something to make the learners feel like heroes. Just as it can create a powerful experience for learners, it seems to hold the same sway on stakeholders who hold the purse strings… even ones who want things done as cheaply as possible.

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Over 75 Free Rapid E-Learning Resources

Rapid eLearning

Audacity : free open source audio recording and editing software. Copyblogger : the site is focused on writing for blogs but the ideas work for elearning courses, too; especially when it comes to creating learner-centric content.

DevLearn 2011 – Notes from One ID Challenge and HTML5 Authoring Tool Review

E-learning Uncovered

Because of the dry material involved, the importance of attaining an extremely high level of skill, and the unfamiliarity with elearning on the part of the learners, I went gangbusters on addressing learner motivation.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

20 Facts You Must Know About Working Memory - The eLearning Coach , June 2, 2010 Without adapting learning experiences to the learner’s cognitive architecture, instructional design is hit or miss. Audacity. Tomi Ahonen comes in with a grey mob-reminding hat and starts with a joke on the age of a mobile learner based on sms-capacity. Best of eLearning Learning. June 2010. Another great month for eLearning content.

A Dozen Handpicked E-Learning Resources

Rapid eLearning

Audio production: Audacity , Myna , and Levelator. Create a simple navigation panel that lets your learners jump to the information they need. It’s hard to believe that we’re approaching the last quarter of 2010. This year seems to have flown by.

What’s in Your Technology-Enabled Learning Toolbox?

Your Training Edge

Performance-based courses do teach performance, and their goal is to change learner behavior. Audacity. And remember — to meet the needs of today’s learners, your LMS must be 100% mobile. Learner motivation and engagement.

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

Trivantis

by Lectora® <a href=”[link] e-Learning software</a> team collected our favorite money-saving tips with a few pointers of our own: <ol> <li><strong>Divide courses by skill level</strong> Find the skills of your learners, divide your course by levels or modules and only require completion of each section based upon experience or skill.</li>

Quick and Dirty Video Production

eLearning Weekly

You can see that this is a simple yet highly effective way to get a message across to your users / learners. It’s now much more conceivable to create videos to help communicate concepts to our learners, rather than using typical eLearning consisting of bullet points, static text, and images. Audacity can be used for editing audio.

DevLearn 2011 – Notes from My Presentations

E-learning Uncovered

Because of the dry material involved, the importance of attaining an extremely high level of skill, and the unfamiliarity with elearning on the part of the learners, I went gangbusters on addressing learner motivation.

Breakthrough eLearning: eLearning That Doesnt Break the Bank

Breakthrough eLearning

Audacity) Bravo to Fox and Kineo!

My 10 Ten Tools for Learning

Learning Rocks

Audacity (Creating) Easy to use. It is the best IT support tool I have found to help me as the "IT guy" supporting learners on a two year online programme we run. I've been giving this some consideration lately as I've found myself populating and repopulating a couple of machines at home and work with all that I require to keep me happy. So, here they are: 1.

My 10 Ten Tools for Learning

Learning Rocks

Audacity (Creating) Easy to use. It is the best IT support tool I have found to help me as the "IT guy" supporting learners on a two year online programme we run. I've been giving this some consideration lately as I've found myself populating and repopulating a couple of machines at home and work with all that I require to keep me happy. So, here they are: 1.

What Tools Should We Learn?

NuggetHead

There are a wide variety of Audio and Video editing tools available, so it’s a good idea to be familiar with the more popular ones like Audacity , Adobe Soundbooth , and SoundForge for Audio.

The Art of Voice Overs – Part 1

Edmego Learning

A learner can absolutely read through an e-learning course but that only engages the eyes. Audacity. Audacity is a great recording software tool. The Art of Voice Overs – Part 1. Voice overs are a major aid in learning retention.