Online Academy Helps to Keep Lectures Where They Belong: Out of.
MARCH 21, 2011
This YouTube-based learning environment was founded in 2004 by former Boston hedge-fund manager Salman Khan, and today contains more than 2,200 lectures on more than 100 topics (mostly math related). Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this!
Designing eLearning for Schema Theory
MAY 30, 2012
So, it can also be effective to prompt learners to relate information to other personal experiences; the idea is to prime the schema for new content. Boston : Pearson Allyn and Bacon. This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. Instructional Design Recall eLearning Blog Workplace Learning Learning Theory Cognitive TheoryBy Shelley A. Gable.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Jott This Blog
MARCH 25, 2008
Tuesday, March 25, 2008 Jott This Blog I havent had so much time lately to blog, as this project Im working on has been quite grueling. I find my best time for thinking up excellent blog entries is late at night when Im lying in bed. Practice safe blogging while driving!
Here’s How an E-Learning Portfolio Builds Your Skills
APRIL 25, 2017
Most likely you’re reading blog posts, articles, and books. I recommend adding a blog to your portfolio and then doing a quick write up of your learning experiences. Same thing when you read an article or blog post. Boston: July 18 & 19.
7 Ways to Create Characters for Your Online Training Courses
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
Teaches the basics of his sketching ideas. In a recent post I needed some characters that matched the characters David used in his blog post on a weekly challenge. Community Blog Posts & Tutorials. October 21 & 22 : Boston, MA.
eLearning Conferences 2012
NOVEMBER 17, 2011
link] December 4-5, 2011 Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Symposium on Computer Human Interaction for Management of Information Technology , Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Clayton R.
eLearning Conferences 2013
NOVEMBER 13, 2012
link] December 1-5, 2012 Learning Forward Conference, (Learning Forward is the new name for the National Staff Development Council, NSDC), Boston, Massachusetts, USA. link] January 3-6, 2013 Modern Language Association (MLA) Annual Convention, 128 th , Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Blog of the Week
DECEMBER 10, 2007
Monday, December 10, 2007 Blog of the Week Ego boost alert for this Bean: Donald Taylor has cited Learning Visions as Blog of the Week 13. I always appreciate your perspectives and willingness to put forward your ideas as they are forming. Your blog is awesome and you know I love your sense of humor and willingness to just say things. Blog Book Tour: Learning in 3D #lrn3d Allison Rossett: ELearning Isn’t What You Think It.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Blogging & Boundaries in the Professional Sphere
MARCH 29, 2007
Thursday, March 29, 2007 Blogging & Boundaries in the Professional Sphere Karyn Romeis recent post echoed stuff thats been rolling around in my mind about blogging, professionalism, sharing, confidentiality, roles, boundaries, etc. So first -- why have I started blogging about e-Learning with, not a vengence, but at least with some passion? Why am I blogging about e-Learning, and not about my kids or gardening? I am blogging as an individual.
3 Ways to Make Your E-Learning Course Look Like a Comic Book
JUNE 19, 2012
To keep it simple we’ll use PowerPoint, but the ideas should work regardless of the tool you use. If you’re looking for layout ideas, the first place to look is at comic books. Here’s an example I shared in this blog post on using Clip Art to create your elearning template.
9 Time Saving Tips When Building Courses
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
Feel free to share your ideas by clicking on the comments link. Community Blog Posts & Tutorials. October 21 & 22 : Boston, MA. At a recent workshop I was chatting with someone about simple ways to speed up course design.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Buzzing Blogging Hive
JUNE 22, 2007
Friday, June 22, 2007 The Buzzing Blogging Hive This morning I had the pleasure to chat live with Brent Schlenker and Allison Anderson in one of Brents occasional " talk casts ". Early in the conversation Brent asked us about our blogging experiences. And I started reading more blogs.
Client Review for Translations: Setting Expectations
OCTOBER 16, 2014
It’s a good idea to make sure those are being conveyed correctly. For more information on handling your translation projects, check out Nick’s blog post, Tips for E-Learning Translation. Oct 21 – 22 | E-Learning Heroes Roadshow | Boston, MA.
How to Create Interactive E-Learning
MAY 1, 2012
Tips: Talk to your potential audience and let them share ideas on how they’d use the content. Their ideas are a good resource for scenarios. Often we fail, but the process of reflecting on an idea and then testing it is how we learn, whether we’re right or not.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: 31 Days to a Better Blog: Days 4, 5, 6, 7, & 8
AUGUST 7, 2007
Tuesday, August 07, 2007 31 Days to a Better Blog: Days 4, 5, 6, 7, & 8 This whole 31 Days to a Better Blog exercise is proving harder to stay on top of than I had even imagined. Well, I didnt even have an About This Blog Page. One of you -- my two old timers -- will be getting an email from me thanking you for sticking with me and adding value to my blog content. Day 7: Plan a Weeks Worth of Blog Posts. Im not trying to make money off this blog.
How Google’s Designers Can Help You Build Better E-Learning
MARCH 13, 2012
I’ve worked on projects where after a few meetings we ended up with three or four decent ideas instead of one good one. The team would split into different camps and support different ideas. In Google’s example, they were able to coordinate some of their design ideas.
One more time: what's the difference between a blog and a wiki?
Clive on Learning
APRIL 13, 2007
Here in Boston I attended Brent Schenkler's excellent talk on blogs v wikis. She said she wasn't at allclear about the difference between a blog and a wiki. Here's how I tried to explain it: A blog is a personal space for expressing subjective opinion. It could be regarded as analogous to working memory , where you toss ideas around and, if you're lucky, test them against your peers through a process of dialogue.
How Can Infographics Produce Better E-Learning Courses?
MARCH 27, 2012
They may even inspire some template and layout ideas. Let infographics inspire some ideas. That’ll give you some practice playing with layout ideas and colors. I’m doing a full-day elearning workshop and looking forward to meeting the blog readers in the UK.
Accidents Do Happen
The Learning Circuits
JUNE 4, 2012
When I was first getting my ID passion on, it was all about the blogging community and man-oh-man did I connect to a lot of great people through blogging. For blogs of interest, be sure to check out the eLearning Learning blog feed aggregator ( [link] ). Do you have a mentor you can bounce ideas off of or who can gently steer you into new areas of learning? Would love to hear your ideas and inspirations in the comments here—and/or find me on Twitter!
One Learning Designer's Look Back at 2012
JANUARY 2, 2013
While I still work out of my home office in the Boston area, our office in downtown Chicago now boasts a full host of project managers, instructional designers, ace graphic artists, top notch developers, our Totara LMS support team, as well as marketing and support personnel.
Tom Crawford: Design for Mobile The Ups and Downs of the Small Screen #devlearn @vizchef
NOVEMBER 6, 2011
My live blogged notes from Tom Crawford, @vizchef, @viznetwork session at DevLearn November 3, 2011 in Las Vegas. Go to The Boston Globe website – the website resizes; images resizes or disappear depending on the device used.
Quinn-Thalheimer: Tools, ADDIE, and Limitations on Design
DECEMBER 23, 2014
A few months back, the esteemed Dr. Will Thalheimer encouraged me to join him in a blog dialog, and we posted the first one on who L&D had responsibility to. First, just to be precise—because that’s what us research pedants do—if this fear and loathing stayed in Vegas, it might be okay, but as we’ve commiserated before, it’s also in Orlando, San Francisco, Chicago, Boston, San Antonio, Alexandria, and Saratoga Springs. Or, here’s another idea.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: 31 Days: Days 26, 27, 28
SEPTEMBER 17, 2007
Monday, September 17, 2007 31 Days: Days 26, 27, 28 Im cleaning house and trying to to finish up with the 31 Days to Building a Better Blog Challenge. Although the challenge officially ended in August, the community is alive and well and coming up with new challenges and ideas.
eLearning Conferences 2011
NOVEMBER 11, 2010
link] December 5-8, 2010 Big Ideas Fest , 2 nd conference focused on innovation in education, Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Half Moon Bay, California, USA. sponsored by the Forum on Education Abroad, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Are You Qualified to Build E-Learning Courses?
MAY 15, 2012
You get the idea. I’m doing a full-day elearning workshop and looking forward to meeting the blog readers in the UK. September 27: Boston, MA ( ADAPT ).
5 PowerPoint E-Learning Tips & A Free Template
APRIL 17, 2012
I like to do these templates because they help bring out a few ideas. Ideas to Inspire Your Creativity. As a habit, I like to review website designs for ideas. I’ve shared many templates and illustration ideas over the past few years. September 27: Boston, MA ( ADAPT ).
Top 100 Tools for Learning in 2015
DECEMBER 9, 2014
Feedly — Collect all your favorite blogs, newsites and more in a central location. Plus, drag images from the web into Marqueed to create image boards and generate ideas. It''s a great way to speed up your creative process, while still allowing everyone their input and ideas.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: When the Content is Really Boring.
JANUARY 7, 2009
So youve got some great ideas on how to make your content more engaging , how to get the learner into the flow. Blog Book Tour: Learning in 3D #lrn3d Allison Rossett: ELearning Isn’t What You Think It.
FAQ: How Do You Manage the Graphics in Your E-Learning Course?
APRIL 24, 2012
Here are a few ideas: Be Consistent in How You Manage Course Files & Assets. You can get more detail in this blog post on organizing your elearning project files. You can learn more in this blog post on unleashing your elearning graphics in PowerPoint 2007.
5 Free PowerPoint E-Learning Templates
JULY 17, 2012
And if you’re challenged for ideas or graphic design skills they also help bring a consistent and clean look to your rapid elearning courses so that you avoid the Frankencourse. September 27: Boston, MA ( ADAPT ). Who doesn’t want free PowerPoint templates?
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Defining an e-Learning Strategy: Planning the Kickoff
JUNE 14, 2007
Thursday, June 14, 2007 Defining an e-Learning Strategy: Planning the Kickoff In the spirit of building a Community of Practice -- sharing ideas and processes -- I thought Id try and share what I can of a current project.
Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning
eLearning Learning Posts
JULY 7, 2010
Conference in Boston - Adventures in Corporate Education , June 17, 2010 This week I attended the Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston. 10 Free Audio Programs to Use for E-Learning - Rapid eLearning Blog , June 1, 2010 I’m no audio engineer. Fraught Decisions - Usable Learning , June 22, 2010 The last post (on the pay gap in e-Learning ) was a bit of a digression in terms of topics for this blog, but it kind of wasn’t at the same time. think that’s a great idea.
Congratulations to the finalists of the 2016 Moxie Awards!
MAY 17, 2016
Chicago’s tech scene is absolutely ablaze: we’ve got established tech trailblazers showing no signs of slowing down, and an ocean of newcomers whose ideas are prime to disrupt, discover, and redefine what’s capable with technology. Recap from: Built In Chicago News Article. 14 winners.
Want E-Learning Success? Make Sure Your Learners Are Dressed For It!
APRIL 1, 2012
We immediately began to prototype some ideas that we think will push our industry forward. I’m doing a full-day elearning workshop and looking forward to meeting the blog readers in the UK. September 27: Boston, MA ( ADAPT ).