Tools To Make You Drool – Video Training Toys For IDs

Dashe & Thomson

The post Tools To Make You Drool – Video Training Toys For IDs appeared first on Social Learning Blog. In my last post I examined several characteristics that make for hi-quality learning videos – [link] In this post, I take a look at some of the latest tools available to Instructional Designers to make their video efforts come to life. Captivate 6 from Adobe - - makes producing and distributing video easier than ever. IDs [.]

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Toys, table-tops and the virtuous cycle of experiential learning

Spicy Learning

Watching a toddler negotiate obstacles is fascinating, especially the ‘toy under the table’ scenario. Running full pelt, all the focus is on their favourite toy, not the height of the table … BANG! Blog Instructional design

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Whose Sandpit and Whose Toys?

Learning with e's

Whose toys? No doubt several people will blog about the event, and I may even Twitter some of my own comments during the day, if I can find space to draw breath. We're all set for the Plymouth e-Learning Conference tomorrow at the University of Plymouth.

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The Web is a Bottomless Toy Chest

Web Tools for Learners

I make things even more intense by following people who suggest really interesting web toys. If you teach or train, or just like to play on the web, you should check out her blog, and subscribe to it. Another of my current people to follow 'cause they give really neat toys – whoops, I mean URLs – away, is Steve Rubel – [link] – Twice he mentioned Posterous.

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The Advantages of Knowledge Sharing

Dashe & Thomson

One of the hardest lessons to learn growing up is how to share… how to share your toys, your candy, and maybe your room with a sibling. The post The Advantages of Knowledge Sharing appeared first on Social Learning Blog.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Learning from Observation

Learning Visions

Wednesday, March 14, 2007 Learning from Observation This post, from the Eide Neurolearning Blog got me thinking about motivation in e-learning. A study is cited in which researchers looked at brain activity while subjects learned how to build a structure with Tinker Toys. Blog Book Tour: Learning in 3D #lrn3d Allison Rossett: ELearning Isn’t What You Think It. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

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The Pursuit of Happiness Begins in the Brain


Sooner or later, you will run into someone with a better toy, and you feel unhappy about your purchase. Even very young children will experience the joy of sharing a treat or a toy with a friend. LearningToGo BlogAre you happy?

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Informal Learning Blog » The business environment of informal learning

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Scarcity or Abundance – It’s Your Choice


When a toy becomes so popular that stores can’t keep enough supply to meet demand, parents sometimes do crazy things. You may not be able to give your kid the hottest toy right now, but you can give him an abundant supply of your love. LearningToGo Blog

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BLOG - More Tales From The BIBA Conference Floor (Part 2)

Unicorn Training

This year, it was a Roman Villa, and I toyed briefly with the idea of coming away from the conference with a centurion.

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eLearning Guild Research: Blog and Survey

Mark Oehlert

I also wanted to call attention to two items - first is the Guild's Research Blog - curently manned by the Director of Reseearch himself - Steve Wexler. I'd also encourage you to follow and comment on Steve's blog.

Putting the moo into mooc

E-Learning Provocateur

In order to meet all of these criteria, I have created an artefact comprising four images that relate to key concepts covered by my blogs, whilst giving a nod to the king of pop art, Andy Warhol.

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Behind the Scenes: Jay Shuster on The Creative Process at PIXAR #trgconf

Learning Visions

These are my live-blogged notes from the second day keynote session at Training 2016 , happening this week in Orlando. Toy collections at Pixar are like a status symbol. Do your homework.” – go to Toys R Us and buy a ton of toys. Forgive any typos or incoherencies. Behind the Scenes: Jay Shuster on The Creative Process at PIXAR #trgconf The story is central to Pixar.

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Deconstructing Design V: Sliders and Lego

eLearning Alchemy

Deconstructing Design (DD) is a blog series dedicated to reviewing an instructional design challenge, output, or experience. Here’s one of the blogs we used. Rotating a toy perfectly in place for the purpose of photography is incredibly difficult. Length: 1010 words.

2011: A writer’s odyssey

E-Learning Provocateur

2011 was a big year of writing for me, with 2 self-published books and over 40 blog posts. My books are available on Amazon , and I have listed the year’s blog posts below for your convenience. • Toying with emotion. • I’m a Best Australian Blogs nominee! blogging writing award book books conference content development e-books e-learning ebooks informal learning m-learning mlearning mobile learning social media

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: The Blog Book Tour - Week Two

Mark Oehlert

» September 18, 2007 Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: The Blog Book Tour - Week Two So the pressure is on. Everyone knows that Week Two, Stop Two is clearly the most critical stop on a blog book tour. ;-) I am following some great bloggers like Tom King , Tony ODriscoll , and Cammy Bean. (as

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2011: A writer’s odyssey

E-Learning Provocateur

2011 was a big year of writing for me, with 2 self-published books and over 40 blog posts. My books are available on Amazon , and I have listed the year’s blog posts below for your convenience. • Toying with emotion. • I’m a Best Australian Blogs nominee!

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5 Golden Rules of Creating Course Content


Like kittens we will typically just go find another toy to play with as soon as we get bored with the current one. Blog Business Featured post Best practices course authoring engaging course development tips and tricks training best practices

Creativity and Innovation in Training


It’s designed to help both teams and individuals get out of their “rivers of thinking” (day-to-day expertise which may be preventing true innovation) and help participants tackle challenges from a fresh perspective, using tools (referred to as “toys”) they have never used before.


Marcia Conner

You have been microsharing and networking since you first asked to be carried and your toys were made of wood. Originally published at “Twitterbursts: It’s not about the tools, it’s all about the tools” on Fast Company’s Learn At All Levels blog by Marcia Conner.

How You Can Engage Your Millennial Workforce – Tips And Learning Strategies That Work

Adobe Captivate

While Baby Boomers or people from the Gen X group would have played with He-Man action figures or Barbie dolls as children, most Millennials would have had gaming consoles, computers, and mobile phones as toys back in their childhood. Blog eLearning millennial workforce millennials

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Adobe Captivate (2017 Release) : Smart, Fast & Incredibly Flexible

Adobe Captivate

Asset Libraries are the toy in my cereal box, and Adobe Captivate now comes stocked with more than 75,000 assets that you can use to go nuts with including games, images, characters, templates, themes and more.

Session Notes: Breaking Down Silos @JD_Dillon #TrainingMag

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from the Training 2015 Conference and Expo happening this week in Atlanta. With no toys and no budget. Cuz we didn''t have the toys. Within Confluence, started Project Blogs. Forgive any typos or incoherencies. JD works in the higher-ed space, but is a corporate training guy. He supports the guys who work for Kaplan. JD was at Disney for awhile, AMC entertainment, and 5 years at Kaplan.

When Technology is your Friend: Regaining Control of your Content

Challenge to Learn

Pick easy, user-friendly tools (ideally, tools that require no training) and adopt one new "toy" at a time. Dr. Wildermuth welcomes comments on this blog at

April 2011 Monthly Roundup: 7 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

Mobile Learning seemed to be the flavor of the past month at our blogging stable. Lego is more than just a toy that we grew up with. This blog post links to some such studies that show how multitasking takes a significant toll on the working memory of older individuals.

Cartoon: “Test scores are way up since we started rewarding correct answers with kitten videos.”


One day in my studio I was perusing YouTube for a video to embed in my blog when my 4-year-old daughter skipped in. “Um, OK,&# I said, “but you need to go pick up your toys in the family room first.&#.

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Why Are Quality Checks Important in E-learning?

CommLab India

I will discuss the significance of a quality check, the challenges, and tips to ensure effective quality checks in e-learning courses, in 2-3 blogs. . We will discuss some tips for effective quality checks in my next blog. Top 5 Video Blogs with Hot eLearning Topics (so far)!

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

Our blog post here details how such context sensitive learning could take place. Then Subscribe to this Blog ! . Global mobile data traffic grew 69 percent in 2014 and was nearly 30 times the size of the entire global Internet in 2000.

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Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 8

Upside Learning

Read this article to know why some educators say they are more than just a cool new toy. 15 Fabulous Blogs Should Follow By Game Addictive.

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My elements of style

Jay Cross

Let explain where my blog is coming from. I’ve been blogging for more than a dozen years. My blog is where I think in public. This blog is opinion, not news. On this blog, timeliness trumps dotting the i’s and crossing the t’s. The “b” in blog stands for beta.

Bringing Gamification to the workplace

Spicy Learning

Another example some people may remember are the Tamagotchi toys a few years back which had people waking up at all hours of the day to pick up virtual dog…well you get the idea! Blog Development Technology e-Learning

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Learning to Work, Working to Learn

Learning Visions

Monday, March 16, 2009 Learning to Work, Working to Learn This post is my contribution to this months Work/Learning Blog Carnival hosted by the venerable Dave Ferguson. PowerPoint : Tom Kuhlmans got some great demos and exercises on his Rapid eLearning Blog, like this one on building an eLearning Template in PowerPoint. Nows a good time to go back and thumb through some of my old favorites be they books, blog posts, articles, whatever. Photo credits: Oh boy tinker toys!

Games Can Help You Think Like Your Opponent

Kapp Notes

As I wrote in an blog post at the time. As the article NCAA Football 13: Why This Popular Videogame Is More of a Coach Than a Toy states: Many gamers credit the NCAA Football series with increasing their knowledge and understanding of the sport. Thinking Like Your Opponent.

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4 Simple Tips to Create Irresistible Video-based E-learning

CommLab India

To check out some wonderful online video makers, you can read my blog, 8 Awesome Online Tools to Create Captivating Online Learning Videos. Do you know a whopping 100 million hours of video is watched per day on Facebook ? Breathtaking, isn’t it?

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Designing E-learning and M-learning for PC and Tablets


As we all know, tablets are not just toys for kids, though they do offer a host of game-based learning apps for the young ones. For more detailed information on mobile analysis, check out my colleague Catherine’s blog, “ M-learning: Is It Right for Your Organization? ”.

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The role of AR technology in making learners imagine


If we look closely we will realize that Toy Story is rather boring, because our toys had way better lives and adventures. The post The role of AR technology in making learners imagine appeared first on MATRIX Blog.

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The survival of Higher Education (4): 5 key objectives

Learning with e's

This is a continuation of my short series on the future of higher education, and builds on yesterday''s blog post on why Social Web tools are useful to support student learning.

What are Serious Games? A Follow-up Post

Upside Learning

Soon after I posted These are Not Serious Games on the blog and as a discussion on Linked-In , there was a flurry of comments over a couple of days that quickly covered some thoughts about Serious Games. You can also play with toys, even though they are not games. I think you can also learn a lot from playing with toys.”.

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eLearning Podcasts: Undercast - Overcast - Toolbar

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

I toyed with the idea of a podcast as part of this blog a few years ago. Podcasting has been around for many years now. I think I did 2 or 3 before quitting. It was mostly an experiment in learning to understand what it takes to create a podcast. So, I can tell you from personal experience that it is NOT easy. Those choosing to undertake the creation/production/publication of a podcast have my respect.

Video games in business training? Don’t reject the idea just yet


Today tiny humans begin their formal education at a very early age with the use of colorful cards, skillfully designed toys and the use of those wonderfully lovely nursery rhymes. Don’t reject the idea just yet appeared first on MATRIX Blog.

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