How to Convert Instructor-Led Training in a Virtual World with Shannon Tipton

TechSmith Camtasia

Virtual instructor-led training is becoming more vital than ever. She is the founder of Learning Rebels , has over 15 years experience in corporate learning leadership, and specializes in converting instructor-led training from in-person to virtual environments.

Odessa College Builds Student Success with TechSmith Relay

TechSmith Camtasia

They found what they were looking for in TechSmith Relay. With the combination of faculty-wide training and TechSmith Relay, OC has been able to meet their goals, and boost student retention and completion rates overall. . Since the implementation of TechSmith Relay across the OC campus, 66% of teaching staff have begun using the software to add a video component in their courses, ranging from welcome videos, to rich video lessons, including both screen video and real world video.

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To Flip or Not to Flip Your Classroom

TechSmith Camtasia

This would enable you to shift the focus of classroom time to higher order thinking and application of knowledge. This is not a dream but can be a reality in your classroom. My Classroom. Anyone walking past my classroom would see a chaotic place with students huddled in groups, some students roaming around the class talking with others, and others looking up things on their laptop, tablet, or phone. “I really enjoyed the flipped classroom.

Top Five Ways to Use Screencasting in the Classroom

TechSmith Camtasia

Screencasting is one of the most dynamic tools educators can use to transform their classroom in a dramatic fashion without investing a tremendous amount of time learning a new software piece or app. Please see the wealth of tutorials that make screencasting easily accessible at the TechSmith Tutorial page. The “flipped classroom” model has created a lot of buzz among educators. The post Top Five Ways to Use Screencasting in the Classroom appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

Building a Middle School Flipped Classroom

TechSmith Camtasia

In my ideal classroom I would not spend my time writing lesson plans or grading papers. My Perfect Classroom. In my grand vision of the perfect classroom there would neither be lesson plans nor formal grades. We live in a world where you can order custom designed sneakers and have them delivered to your door in 48 hours or less. I am not quite at the level of fully customizing my classroom for all of my students, but I am closer now than I have ever been.

Teaching the World through Open Learning

TechSmith Camtasia

Michael Busby is working hard to teach the world about geography through open, online learning. The university asked me to take over his world geography class because of my passion for the subject. It worked out so well, I’ve been teaching world geography classes ever since.”. Building a virtual classroom with Camtasia. Michael needed a cost-effective solution that would give students the experience of being in the classroom through online courses.

The Power of Producers for Live Training and Digital Events

TechSmith Camtasia

With the world shifting more into virtual spaces, live events are becoming the order of the day. To speak more on how to own your virtual training space, Kassy LaBorie, the Founder of Kassy LaBorie Consulting, LLC and virtual classroom master trainer, joins The Visual Lounge.

Emerging Technologies for Online Learning 2015 Presenter Profile – Dr. Ulanda Forbess

TechSmith Camtasia

TechSmith is proud to be part of the 8th Annual Emerging Technologies for Online Learning International Symposium 2015 , where educators share ideas and best practices for using the latest technology to transform teaching and learning. Catch the virtual session. Almost the entire class attended, and the students were so excited to be doing something different and contributing, not just sitting in a classroom listening to a lecture.

The Best Way to Add Voice Over to PowerPoint

TechSmith Camtasia

All of those in-person meetings, workshop sessions, employee trainings, classroom lectures, and presentations will almost certainly be remote. But what if your company has employees all over the world? But that all changed with TechSmith Audiate.

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ScreencastCamper Profiles 2013: #ladygeeks Shari Sloane and Katie Regan

TechSmith Camtasia

Get happy: TechSmith’s annual ScreencastCamp is just three weeks away! Katie is passionate about taking risks in technology innovation in the classroom to prepare students for their future and engage all children in learning. Oh, and taking over the world. tools in the classroom. Shari – I’m pretty sure I first heard of “Flipping” the classroom at the November 2011 NYSCATE conference.

Get Started with Online Education Videos

TechSmith Camtasia

Current events have turned the world upside down for many people. Those in the education field have had to switch classrooms and lecture halls for virtual videos and remote teaching for the first time. Editing videos for a classroom presentation.

The Complete Guide to Lecture Capture

TechSmith Camtasia

Lecture capture is the process of recording classroom lectures as videos, and making them available for students to review after the class. Learn More About TechSmith Relay. Scalability to any classroom, complementary suite. Go beyond the classroom.

Digital Learning Day: 2014

TechSmith Camtasia

Thousands of educators take a pledge to open their classroom door and let other educators see how they’re using e-learning, while others try a lesson incorporating technology to increase learning and engagement. One of the highlights of Digital Learning Day is the free, live-streamed virtual conference hosted at the Library of Congress in Washington D.C. They pair students with adults in the community or even in another corner of the world.

Accessanatomy: Making anatomy lessons accessible to all students in higher education

TechSmith Camtasia

Higher education professionals across the globe use TechSmith software to better engage their students online. In a typical classroom, it’s easy to imagine James using objects and diagrams to model physical structures to his anatomy students. After class, James uploads these videos to YouTube or the University’s virtual learning environment for his students to access at any time.

Blended Learning: The Ultimate Guide

TechSmith Camtasia

According to a recent survey, 59% of students are more motivated to learn through blended or hybrid learning than in a fully online course or a flipped classroom setting. TechSmith Knowmia offers tools that make it easy for educators and employers to track performance and comprehension.

Building Online Instructor Presence with Camtasia

TechSmith Camtasia

College students live in a text-heavy world: they read textbooks, annotate articles, and write papers throughout the semester. A video tour of your course is an engaging way to show students how to navigate their virtual classroom. Have you ever noticed that making a silly mistake, telling a dumb joke, or stumbling over a chair in a face-to-face classroom endears you to your students? Today’s guest post is brought to you by Tracy Schaelen.

The Complete Guide to Lecture Capture

TechSmith Camtasia

Lecture capture is the process of recording classroom lectures as videos, and making them available for students to review after the class.”. Lecture capture hardware is an appliance-based platform that is placed physically in a classroom for recording and/or streaming presentations, events, and lectures. Scalability to any classroom, complementary suite. Go beyond the classroom. The post The Complete Guide to Lecture Capture appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

Kern Kelley & Michael Ruffini: ISTE 2015 Presenter Profiles

TechSmith Camtasia

The TechSmith Education team is excited to give you this inside look before the biggest K12 conference of the year begins. Kern Kelley is an Educational Technologist at Regional School Unit #19 in Maine as well as Associate Director for the Maine Virtual Learning Consortium. As younger and younger children gain access to these technologies, teaching students how to maneuver in the world beyond the classroom is vital.

Technology and Education – A Healthy Mishmash that Parents should Value

TechSmith Camtasia

On the contrary, the present day world is taken over by unimagined technology that is known for its lightning fast speed and impressive processing abilities. With a great deal of technology available out there, even a toddler can learn infinite things about the world we live in and that too in an unassisted manner. Content-packed technical gadgets have already begun replacing the traditional backpacks in some parts of the world.

Designing a PowerPoint Screencast Using Camtasia

TechSmith Camtasia

2 Undeniably, screencasting “has opened up… new ways of integrating classroom teaching and net-based learning.” The captured presentation can be published online or used in a traditional classroom setting. This framework can be applied in both a flipped and a traditional classroom. I really understood how this was such an important battle in World War II. This screencast lecture can be related to other battles in World War II”.

Free L&D webinars for February 2021

Limestone Learning

Share your stunning presentations in person, virtually or export your slides for use in other software. It’s a new prospecting world right now and it’s time to refresh your approach and message. PT: Is the Virtual Classroom the Right Answer for a Remote Workforce?

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The Complete Guide to Lecture Capture

TechSmith Camtasia

Lecture capture is the process of recording classroom lectures as videos, and making them available for students to review after the class.”. Lecture capture hardware is an appliance-based platform that is placed physically in a classroom for recording and/or streaming presentations, events, and lectures. Scalability to any classroom, complementary suite. Go beyond the classroom. The post The Complete Guide to Lecture Capture appeared first on TechSmith Blog.

How to Decide the Best Media for Instruction with Betty Dannewitz

TechSmith Camtasia

She is passionate about using innovative technologies such as augmented reality, virtual reality, and even podcasting to deliver instruction. When it comes to the corporate world, Betty’s top instructional media choice is the animated video.

Designing a PowerPoint Screencast Using Camtasia

TechSmith Camtasia

2 Undeniably, screencasting “has opened up… new ways of integrating classroom teaching and net-based learning.” The captured presentation can be published online or used in a traditional classroom setting. This framework has application in both a flipped and a traditional classroom. I really understood how this was such an important battle in World War II. This screencast lecture can be related to other battles in World War II”.

How to Easily Create Powerful Customer Education

Spark Your Interest

Customers want context; they want to know about the product/service as it exists in the real world. And in a world with elaborate marketing tactics, it’s more important than ever before. Unless you plan on scheduling the same Live webinar many times to cover time zones around the world.

Free learning & development webinars for April 2021

Limestone Learning

PT: Building Sales Capabilities in Our New Digital World Until last year, in-person, face-to-face (F2F) training was by far the primary learning modality used to improve sales performance. Ground rules for virtual meetings. PT: Being Virtual — Going from Good to Great!

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Free L&D webinars for March 2021

Limestone Learning

PT: Mindset Matters: How to Improve Your Virtual Facilitation Style There are myriad styles of delivering instructor-led training online. Explore these six delivery styles, identify their strengths and weaknesses, and enhance your approach to virtual facilitation.

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Free learning & development webinars for September 2020

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, September 1, 2020, 12PM – 1PM PT: Successful Implementation of Virtual Management Training How do you ensure installation of learning for your front-line leaders and management team? How might we create better and bolder virtual experiences that inspire and impact our audiences?

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Best of eLearning Learning - First Half of December 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Free-to-Use E-Learning Development 19: Techsmith Jing (Part 3) – Conclusions - The E-Learning Curve , December 8, 2009. Virtual Worlds, Simulations, and Games for Education: A Unifying View - Clark Aldrich , December 12, 2009. Is Classroom Training More Credible than Online Training? LMS in this learner-centered world? Best of eLearning Learning.

LMS, LCMS, Content Authoring: Exploring eLearning Tools

WBT Systems

If you are using tools such as webinars or virtual classrooms, you will need to ensure that the LMS supports delivery of these. There are also other tools that are used widely, such as the iSpring Suite , which is described as a PowerPoint add-on tool, enabling you to develop courses in PowerPoint and then convert them into online courses, or TechSmith Camtasia , which is a popular video editing tool.

2009 Top Ten Tools for Learning Professionals

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It’s a mobile one-stop repository for productivity tools (Google, Evernote); entertainment tools (Pandora radio, Flixster), job aids (the first-aid reference Pocket Aid: even when out of phone range the reference material still works); and fun and games including real-time handheld Scrabble with friends anywhere in the world. From Techsmith. For about US.17/minute I can also call most landlines worldwide from anywhere in the world without racking up extra charges on my cell plan.

Free L&D webinars for September 2019

Limestone Learning

Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 11AM – 12PM PT: How the Workforce Learns 2019 (Free for ATD members) The shift from relying on L&D to self-directed learning has left many organizations wondering about the role of L&D in a worker-driven world. Join Becky Pike Pluth, President and CEO, The Bob Pike Group, to: Discover tips across four distinct concentrations: delivery, design, facilitation and virtual training. “ Branch, tree, leaf ” by günter is licensed by Pixabay.

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Review of #ASTD2014 International Conference and Expo

eLearning 24-7

Estimate 55% e-learning related content, including e-learning vendors and ILT vendors who added a “virtual training” component as part of their offerings. dominKnow Claro (#1), Articulate (Storyline #2 and Studio), Adobe Captivate, Lectora and their other offerings, Ancile, iSpring, Litmos Author, TechSmith, Udutu, Allen Interactions and one other I can’t recall, but they were there. If you attended last week’s show in Washington D.C.,

19 Powerful Ways That Small Businesses Can Benefit From Thinkific

Spark Your Interest

In a short period of time Thinkific has become a powerhouse in the online education world. For example, Techsmith has a great guide on how to make instructional videos. During COVID-19 many people turned to virtual meeting platforms, such as Zoom, to deliver their training.

Free L&D webinars for February 2019

Limestone Learning

Well, the world of learning and development is loving showing you some love, with a bouquet of free webinars on everything from instructional design to performance consulting , plus tons more. Wednesday, February 6, 2019, 9AM – 10AM PT : Turning Smart Devices from a Pain in the A** to Powerful Classroom Learning Tools For years smartphones have been the bane of trainers, but not anymore. Can I save money by presenting some instructor-led classes in a virtual format?

35 Top eLearning Articles and 6 Hot Topics for March

eLearning Learning Posts

Kapp Notes , March 15, 2010 If you missed the Virtual Worlds’ Best Practices in Education Conference , you missed not only a great conference with really good content and presentations, you missed a glimpse into the future of conferences. The conference took place entirely in the virtual immersive environment of Second Life with a venue of presenters from around the world. How to facilitate synchronous learning for real and virtual learners using technology?

Free L&D webinars for November 2019

Limestone Learning

They can be the basis of engaging classroom training, interactive elearning or intuitive resources. These classroom-ready workshop materials will save trainers hundreds of hours of preparation and ensure a polished impression for new and seasoned trainers alike. Engage learners in the classroom (virtual or live) without spending money. “ Rubber Boots, Rain, Autumn ” by Peter Sitte is licensed by Pixabay.

Tech Tuesday Toolbox | Issue #06

Mike Taylor

Lunacy unlocks the Sketch world for those of us working in Window, including reading and saving (!) Lucidspark: A Virtual Whiteboard with Real-Time Collaboration. Visualize ideas and processes with Lucidspark – a virtual whiteboard to collaborate with anyone in real time.

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ELEARNING DEVELOPMENT: Background Music & Copyright

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Over the past few months, I've received more and more calls and emails about the pros and cons of adding background music to eLearning projects (specifically projects created using Adobe Captivate and TechSmith Camtasia). Perhaps you wanted to use it in the classroom, or needed it for your website, or to add to a flash movie, or maybe to jazz up a multimedia project. He has been recognized by Adobe as one of the top trainers world-wide. by Kevin Siegel, COTP.