eLearning Software for Blended Learning

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This blog is the continuation for this series on the how’s and why’s of developing and delivering a good blended learning experience for the learner. This one looks at the second platform for the delivery of your blended course, the eLearning development software. In a nutshell the eLearning development software you use needs two things – it needs to be flexible and it needs to be functionally robust.

ATD Presentation – How to Develop World-Class E-Learning

Capytech

ATD Presentation – How to Develop World-Class E-learning. One of the highlights of the show was being able to talk about a topic I’m very passionate about, e-learning. Who has ever been disappointed by the quality of E-learning?

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Top eLearning Content Providers For Blended Learning 2019

Dan Keckan

A brand new list of Top eLearning Content Providers for Blended Learning 2019. Through a variety of means of researching the market, we compiled a list of some high-end players who can no longer be ignored when it comes to blended learning. From the strategies they profess to the content they produce, the candidates on the following list contribute immensely to the eLearning field in professionalizing the industry.

What is Blended Learning, and Why is it Important?

ej4 eLearning

Most trainers and teachers have heard of blended learning. Perhaps you yourself have tried to incorporate it into your training programs. Once one understands what blended learning really is, it becomes a lot easier to see its benefits, and to recognize vendors that are actually offering true value, as opposed to a buzzword. In a corporate setting, blended learning has several benefits: It provides a more personalized training experience.

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Elearning development tools: only Adobe? Over the last ten years or so, major elearning developers have preferred to use tools like Flash, Authorware and Director from Adobe (earlier Macromedia). In recent years, with the inclusion of various features in Flash and the vast installation base of Flash Player amongst internet users, Flash has become be first choice for eLearning development and delivery over web. Using Silverlight/Expression Blend.

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Elearning development tools: only Adobe? Over the last ten years or so, major elearning developers have preferred to use tools like Flash, Authorware and Director from Adobe (earlier Macromedia). In recent years, with the inclusion of various features in Flash and the vast installation base of Flash Player amongst internet users, Flash has become be first choice for eLearning development and delivery over web. Using Silverlight/Expression Blend.

Blended Learning: What It Is, Why It Matters & How to Apply

learnWorlds

Blended learning is an educational approach that combines both traditional ways of teaching (e.g., If you are an educator interested in getting to know more about blended learning, you have come to the right place. What is Blended Learning in the Classroom?

[Free Webinar #2!] Convert Classroom Training to Blended Learning Using Your Creativity and Adobe Technology

Adobe Captivate

Register for free with eLearning Industry. If you just can’t get enough of blended learning, come to my keynote session at ATD’s New England Area Conference on March 29. Convert Classroom Training To Blended Learning Using Your Creativity & Adobe Technology. Blended learning is a common buzz phrase in L&D, and it’s one that deserves attention. I recently did a webinar on this topic.

Basketball Ireland adopts blended learning approach by implementing Learning Pool’s LMS

Learning Pool

Learning Pool, the Derry-based elearning solutions provider, is delighted to announce the recent partnership with Basketball Ireland which sees them launch “Helpside”, a blended learning approach to training with the use of Learning Pool’s Learning Management System (LMS). .

[Free Webinar!] Convert Classroom Training To Blended Learning Using Your Creativity & Adobe Technology

Adobe Captivate

If you subscribe to the Learning Thursday blog series, you may have figured out from a recent article that I like blended learning. Blending learning allows us to deliver an experience that is tailored to students’ learning styles and preferences. I’ll facilitate a free virtual session about blended learning on April 2 at 9AM Pacific. You can register with our host, eLearning Industry.

E-learning In Automobile Industry – New Report

Upside Learning

Last week Towards Maturity published its latest report on e-learning adoption, utilization & effects in the European automobile industry. I remember attending a large number of classroom training sessions and video based training using VHS players which at the time were the only technology assisted learning at that time –between 1997 & 2000. Barriers to learning technologies adoption in the sector is still the ICT infrastructure and access.

Part III : Where Are You with Your Blended Learning Strategy?

CraneMorley

Thank you for joining us on our third part of our 4 part blog series on the different type of Blended Learning strategies, and how you could begin strategizing or implementing these blended learning strategies into your training plans. Before the spread of the internet in the early 2000s, there was the essential blend of instructor-led (ILT) training and self-paced “training in a box.” The essential blend was knowledge/skills.

Part III : Where Are You with Your Blended Learning Strategy?

CraneMorley

Thank you for joining us on our third part of our 4 part blog series on the different type of Blended Learning strategies, and how you could begin strategizing or implementing these blended learning strategies into your training plans. Before the spread of the internet in the early 2000s, there was the essential blend of instructor-led (ILT) training and self-paced “training in a box.” The essential blend was knowledge/skills.

Part II : Where Are You with Your Blended Learning Strategy?

CraneMorley

Thank you for joining us on our second part of our 4 part blog series on which we examine a different type of Blended Learning strategies, and how you could start strategizing or implement these ideas onto your current training plans. In this second post, we are going to look at tactics that can be immediately deployed to improve your blended learning strategy. Micro-learning – as RLO (re-usable learning objects). Micro-learning Learning and RLO.

What Can March Madness Teach Us About Blended Learning? | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS What Can March Madness Teach Us About Blended Learning? by Paul on March 23, 2011 in Classroom Learning , Video , blended learning Opening weekend of March Madness is over. Boise State Film Room We also had the privilege to witness blended learning at work. Rob Mueller: Great post on using games as a training device.

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Gamification – A Diminishing E-learning Trend?

CommLab India

Mention the word ‘gamification’ and it evokes different reactions from the different people inhabiting the e-learning universe. For L&D professionals, it might be the trend they want to catch up with in their training; for instructional designers, it is a question of how and where to put it in the course; for the management, it is the ROI for the inputs – monetary and otherwise – that go into adding this element in the course.

Discovering Adobe InDesign for eLearning

Integrated Learnings

If you have been developing eLearning for any period of time, you have probably used several of Adobe’s applications to create engaging and interactive courses. You can create and edit images for your eLearning using Adobe PhotoShop and Illustrator. Adobe InDesign is a tool for creating those things that partner with your eLearning courses, such as resource guides or job aids.You can make them interactive for web deployment and include elements such as Flash files, videos or links.

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Check Out This Gamified E-Learning Example

Rapid eLearning

They were showcasing a nice gamified course they built as part of the training program for facility management. They used a lot of the core building blocks for interactive elearning. The course is part of a blended program where it’s combined with live facilitated training. Gamified E-Learning Example. Key Points of Gamified E-Learning Example. Created custom navigation rather than use the default player. Want to learn more?

6 tips to find the right tech tools for your blended learning course

LearnUpon

This is a guest post by Christopher Pappas, founder of The eLearning Industry’s Network – the largest online community of professionals involved in the eLearning Industry. Christopher holds an MBA and an MEd (Learning Design) from BGSU. Amongst other things, Christopher is an eLearning Blogger, EduTechpreneur, eLearning Analyst, Speaker and Social Media Addict. The tech tool you choose for blended learning should be user-friendly and flexible.

HR and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

“What is this e-learning thing?” ” “Someone in HR has to be on the committee” “As the XX (senior exec) of HR, I must have final say for XXX (whatever e-learning item or items) since it will impact employees” “I’ll just sign it” (and the contract is not itemized). And what are the challenges that face HR and/or HRIS when it comes to e-learning. Compliance Training. E-Learning 24/7.

eLearning Development: 4 Tech Considerations When Using Videos

Upside Learning

With increasing bandwidths and better compression techniques available, use of videos in Flash platform based eLearning courses is on the rise. Flash player 8 and later have option of letting user view Flash content in true full screen. Related posts: HTML 5 and eLearning Development How Can Adobe BrowserLab Help in eLearning Development? eLearning Development: What’s new in Flash CS4?

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Creating Games for Learning: Strategies for Learning in a ‘Different’ Way

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Game-based Learning (GBL) has been making a strong foray into the world of corporate training in the past few years. They are interactive – drawing out even the most reluctant learner to experience, do and learn. But can this medium be really effective for learning, a medium which predominantly caters to entertainment? Sure, serious games or learning games too need to engage the learner, but that cannot be the only objective of a serious game. Learning by doing.

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Free E-Learning Template: Timeline & Process Interaction

Rapid eLearning

Here’s a free elearning template I created for a recent workshop. Free E-Learning Template Example. Download the free elearning template here. Key Learning Points. In this example, I matched the top part of the screen to the player color so it looks like the header blends into the player. Download the fully revised, free 63-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro Upcoming E-Learning Events.

25 Tools to Create Training Videos That Engage Learners

TalentLMS

Video drives learning. But in the age of TikTok and Instagram, where the average user consumes around 60 videos on a daily basis , the pressure to create training videos that are relevant and keep learners’ engagement is high. The training platform that users consistently rank #1.

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Lesson II, Part I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player.

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Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags articulate , eLearning Lesson II, Part I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player by Kevin on July 13th, 2010 In this lesson, we’re going to learn how to build the graphics for the skin of your player. The ‘skin’ of the player is all the look & feel pieces and parts of the final player. The basic layout of the player graphics are in place.

Healthcare Training Challenges? Turn to Custom E-Learning

CommLab India

This continuous progress in research and technology indicates that training is crucial if the industry players have to gain a competitive edge. E-learning is the solution to meet the training challenges in the healthcare industry. Besides, e-learning is flexible, it can be customized to meet the demands of different learning styles and offers the learners convenience to access the learning anytime and anywhere. Blended Learning.

JOE GANCI – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

Joseph Ganci is President of eLearningJoe, LLC, a custom learning company located outside Washington. Since 1983, he has been involved in every aspect of multimedia and learning development. Joe holds a degree in Computer Science, and writes books and articles about eLearning. He is widely considered a guru for his expertise in eLearning development, and consults with clients worldwide. As such, a lot of money and time are being wasted on creating inferior eLearning.

Top eLearning Development Companies for Enterprises & SMBs

Hurix Digital

As enterprises and small and medium businesses (SMBs) need to train their employees on their unique products and services, they have to increasingly rely on eLearning solutions that align with their business goals. Enterprises need custom-developed eLearning solutions that project their brand, culture and values, while enabling them to meet their learning and development needs. Learning Pool. InfoPro Learning. Obsidian Learning.

Thoughts on Blended Learning

eLearning Weekly

Clive Shepherd has three great posts about blended learning over on his blog (see the links at the bottom of this post). Clive gives us a well-needed closer examination of how we define and prescribe blended learning. In the past, I remember using the term and concept to help get management away from the idea of only using instructor-led training. This at least opened their eyes to consider using online courses, virtual classroom training, etc.

Game-based Learning for Corporate Training: A Promising Trend for Today & Tomorrow – Part 2

G-Cube

When serious games are aligned with diversified training needs, learning can be immense fun. These help to reinforce overall workplace training experience with a better understanding of the content. A completely fun-filled game-based training strategy aids the workforce to effectively learn , apply their skills at the workplace and compete with their peers. Undoubtedly, games in e-learning have proven to be more fun and engaging to the core.

The State of E-Learning in the Medical Device Industry

Webanywhere

With this being said; the innate necessity for e-learning has become crucial to the expansion, and learning strategies bring both understanding and ease in terms of knowledge and the sharing of it, within its vast framework of operation. The next generation of e-learning is here. New eLearning Solutions. Delivering knowledge effectively and with efficiency is a solution that enables the deliverance of knowledge through purposeful e-sharing.

Blended learning for management development

Clive on Learning

Thanks to Ron Orme for bringing to my attention Learning at work: e-learning evolution or revolution? , There are so many interesting elements in this report that I'm going to quote it liberally: "Work-based experiential learning is the most dominant mode of management and leadership learning. 92% cited this as their most common learning experience and 53% as the most effective."

So what is blended learning?

Clive on Learning

For some time now I have been unhappy with my own working definition of blended learning: A blended learning solution is an intervention that seeks to optimise effectiveness and efficiency by combining a number of different learning media. By 'learning media' I mean the channels through which learners interact with content, peers and tutors. Blending social contexts enhances effectiveness.

Best Practices to Consider While Branding E-learning Courses

CommLab India

Developing an eLearning course which has your company branding will help build your brand and make it well known. Including your logo and contact information are two easy ways to incorporate your branding in your eLearning, but there are some other ways as well to incorporate company branding in e-Learning courses. Player Optimization. Another way to add branding to your eLearning course is by customizing your Player.

Learning System Buyer’s Guide

eLearning 24-7

The problem today is when you surf the web, you see all these guides written by content marketers, not experts in L&D or training or learning systems or even e-learning. Always check out the learning system, ask the right questions (which is in this guide), drill them.

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eLearning Trends In 2019: How To Use Them To Enhance Your Learning Strategy

QuoDeck

At this time of the year, you look out for trends that can enhance your training delivery. In this article, I share the eLearning Trends in 2019 you can use to enhance, measure, and maximize the impact and returns on your learning strategies. eLearning Trends In 2019 You Can Use To Enhance Your Learning Strategy. As I began my exercise to predict eLearning Trends in 2019, the fourth one in this series, I took a step back to see why anyone seeks upcoming trends.

Multi Tenant LMS – When you need an ‘Extended Enterprise’ e-learning Platform!

Paradiso

Even the mid-sized and smaller organizations can use it and cash in a considerably higher ROI on their training initiatives. It provides blended learning support for tenants. By using a multi tenant LMS, training activities can be set up for companies. The activities allow the users to book places at training events or managers to book places by proxy to these events. A multi tenant lms enables the different training franchises to not be visible to each other.

Training and Education for Millennials through Gamification

Your Training Edge

Also characterized as the net generation, the Millennials are demanding more challenging types of training that they are able to relate to and many companies are embracing the process of gamification to entice this generation into their workforce. Fantasy Election 2012 ( [link] ) allowed players to build a fantasy ‘dream team’ of candidates and to compete against others in a virtual league, social media was utilized as a measure of engagement.

Opportunities at Limestone Learning: Instructional designer, elearning specialist and elearning LMS specialist

Limestone Learning

We’re always looking to expand our network of contract elearning course authors , too! We are looking to work with team players who are: Positive Enthusiastic Flexible Creative Committed Detail-oriented Does this sounds like you?

A Step-by-Step Guide to Publish and Host your E-learning on an LMS

CommLab India

You have developed a fantastic e-learning. Hosting courses developed using e-learning authoring tools on a Learning Management System (LMS) is the most preferred option, because you can: Track learning progress. Click the LMS tab to publish your e-learning course to an LMS. Now most tools offer HTML5 output option in publishing so that your e-learning is compatible with mobile devices. Learning Technology LMS