7 Educational Content Development Strategies for Higher-ed Institutions

Hurix Digital

Due to the influx of social media platforms, user-generated content, and increased mobile access, students have become more empowered than ever. . They need to comprehend students’ goals and needs, and then respond to those with engaging content. Personalize your content.

10 Training Content Development Tools

Ed App

Training content development tools are the stepping stones to creating and designing effective and engaging training materials. Here, creating and designing your training content is easy and hassle-free, thanks to its free authoring tool. Unlock:Learn.

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Creating Collaborative Involvement In e-Lectures

Dan Keckan

Participant contributed content is a lecture preparation approach that involves soliciting portions of content from the participants taking part in the lecture. Collaborative Learning Collaboration In eLearning eLearning Content Development Learner Engagement

Massive Raise by 360Learning Breaks Open Corporate Training: The Creator Economy Arrives

Josh Bersin on Enterprise Learning

This week 360Learning, a fast-growing collaborative learning company, received an astounding $200 Million of investment. Content Development Enterprise Learning Informal Learning 360Learning creator economy

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From E-Learning to We-Learning: SkillSoft InGenius

Josh Bersin on Enterprise Learning

Today the corporate training industry is evolving from ten years of focus on e-learning and blended learning towards a serious and transformational focus on “ we-learning.” ” We named this trend the “formalization of informal learning” and it is now one of the most significant changes taking place in corporate training around the world.

From E-Learning to We-Learning: SkillSoft InGenius

Josh Bersin on Enterprise Learning

Today the corporate training industry is evolving from ten years of focus on e-learning and blended learning towards a serious and transformational focus on “ we-learning.” ” We named this trend the “formalization of informal learning” and it is now one of the most significant changes taking place in corporate training around the world.

Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 2

CourseArc

Step 2: Rapid Development of Online Content . At the core of every course is content. Do you need more time to teach the topic to get students to the same learning outcomes? What learning outcomes are “nice-to-haves” that you can reduce to focus on the“must-have” outcomes?

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Modern Age Interactions for Learner Success

Magic EdTech

The rise of digital learning over a variety of devices has presented learning content developers with an opportunity to make interactive content more interoperable, inclusive, and accessible. Interactive content employs minimal textual content.

Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 2

CourseArc

Step 2: Rapid Development of Online Content . At the core of every course is content. Do you need more time to teach the topic to get students to the same learning outcomes? What learning outcomes are “nice-to-haves” that you can reduce to focus on the“must-have” outcomes?

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4 LMS Features That Were Hot and Now Are Not

Absorb LMS

Apart from a two-year stint selling tropical fish at a local pet shop when I was 16, my entire career has been in learning technology. Fresh out of university, I worked as a content developer and designed and authored hundreds of hours of online courses. As an analyst a decade later, I wrote industry reports about learning management systems, authoring tools, and other technologies. Here are four learning management system features that were hot, and now are not: 1.

What is an Online Learning Community?

Instancy

This article discusses the concept of a ‘learning community’ that goes far beyond the notion of a course or a learning program. Building a learning community can create an ongoing learning environment. A learning community may include many users, playing many roles.

Are you missing this critical step when trying to build workplace knowledge?

Axonify

It’s time we provided this same autonomy to employees as the foundation of our learning and performance strategy. Here are 5 important steps you should take to establish on-demand access to information as the foundation of your learning and performance ecosystem: Establish a single-source repository. Organize content by topic, not role. Again, this assumes that people only need certain information to do their jobs and inhibits collaborative learning.

9 Reasons Why Custom eLearning Solutions Are Better Than Off-the-Shelf Courses

Hurix Digital

It may seem that you have a perfect solution for your eLearning requirements, but keep in mind that when it comes to learning and development, there is no one-size-fits-all solution for organizations. Align Content w ith the Brand and Values. Improve Learning Efficiency.

The Next Generation of SCORM

Learning Developments

I first heard about SCORM when I was working for a software company that created collaborative learning tools for higher education. We were using Microsoft Word to create SCORM compatible content. This was back in 2006 and I remember a lot of folks did not understand the value of converting content to SCORM because it seemed so outdated and there were much more current development projects that needed to get done.

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10 Best eLearning Authoring Tools

ProProfs

You can easily overcome the challenges of rapid course development by adopting an eLearning authoring tool. Discussion & Collaboration. Learning Reports & Analytics. Learning Content Management System. Collaboration & Review. Collaboration.

5 Practical Tips To Maximize Your Gains From Outsourcing Corporate eLearning Development

EI Design

Over the last two decades, organizations have seen tremendous value in outsourcing corporate eLearning development. Maximize Your Gains From Outsourcing Corporate eLearning Development. Outsourcing corporate eLearning development is an established practice and has been there for over two decades now. In this article, I highlight the top 8 benefits for which outsourcing of corporate eLearning development is done. Social or collaborative learning.

10 Tools to Improve Retail Customer Service

Ed App

With the ability to automate certain tasks and provide training and learning resources, they’re handy companions that will contribute to the success of your store. EdApp is an all-in-one mobile learning solution that boasts of a world-class content library with courses created by experts in their fields. Courses can be taken on the go on their smartphones and can even be downloaded for offline learning. Key features: Learning repository. Learning pathways.

Content: Our Beloved Dethroned King

Harbinger Interactive Learning

Bill Gates had written an essay with the titled “Content is King.”. I believe Bill, in his essay, wanted to indicate that the internet will force content to evolve. Let’s have a look at Content vs. Me as the Devil’s Advocate. And anyone who has tried learning will recognize this.

JANE HART – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

ABOUT JANE HART: Jane Hart is the Founder of the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies (C4LPT) – one of the world’s leading websites on learning trends, technologies and tools. She is an international speaker on modern approaches to workplace learning.

Are you missing this critical step when trying to build workplace knowledge?

Axonify

It’s time we provided this same autonomy to employees as the foundation of our learning and performance strategy. Here are 5 important steps you should take to establish on-demand access to information as the foundation of your learning and performance ecosystem: Establish a single-source repository. Organize content by topic, not role. Again, this assumes that people only need certain information to do their jobs and inhibits collaborative learning.

Are you missing this critical step when trying to build workplace knowledge?

Axonify

It’s time we provided this same autonomy to employees as the foundation of our learning and performance strategy. Here are 5 important steps you should take to establish on-demand access to information as the foundation of your learning and performance ecosystem: Establish a single-source repository. Organize content by topic, not role. Again, this assumes that people only need certain information to do their jobs and inhibits collaborative learning.

Role of Technology in Higher Education Curriculum Development

Hurix Digital

Curriculum development is a crucial aspect of making a course valuable to learners. It is the framework that provides the foundation to achieve a larger learning goal through suitable teaching methods, learning strategies and instructional materials.

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Are CPD Offices Maximizing Their CME Software Systems?

EthosCE

Does your LMS only allow for static content development in the form of PDFs? Rather than stick with old static content, you should look to LMS CME software systems that enable you to easily embed multimedia content for dynamic and enjoyable learning that keeps your learners engaged.

Context is King: Excerpts from posts and articles - Part I

ID Reflections

For the paste one week or so, I have been reading up on the importance of context as opposed to content. PKM: our part of the social learning contract Creating good content on a platform that lets users (teachers & learners) add context may be the the real killer application in education. Content developers and institutions have been so concerned with protecting their content that they don’t see where the real value lies.

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5 Practical Tips To Maximize Your Gains From Outsourcing Corporate eLearning Development

Adobe Captivate

Over the last two decades, organizations have seen tremendous value in outsourcing corporate eLearning development. Maximize Your Gains From Outsourcing Corporate eLearning Development. Outsourcing corporate eLearning development is an established practice and has been there for over two decades now. In this article, I highlight the top 8 benefits for which outsourcing of corporate eLearning development is done. Social or collaborative learning.

How to Create and Deliver the Best K-12 Learning Solutions

Hurix Digital

K-12 learning solutions refer to educational content from kindergarten to grade 12. The content is used to teach primary, middle and high school children. In the age of the digital, K-12 learning solutions usually consist of online learning material that is widely used to supplement classroom teaching. There are several benefits of K-12 online learning solutions. How to develop K-12 learning solutions? Content Development.

10 Training Manual Software

Ed App

There are a lot of ways to design training manuals, but the easiest way is to build them using a learning management system as it streamlines the entire process. ProProfs was designed to make the process of developing training manuals a lot easier. Learning path. Content sharing.

Four Heads are Better than One: A Chat about Collaborative.

Xyleme

Home > Social Learning > Four Heads are Better than One: A Chat about Collaborative & Social Learning Four Heads are Better than One: A Chat about Collaborative & Social Learning November 9th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I’m going to gloat a little bit. We consider it a contribution to the learning community so it’s something we take very seriously and dedicate a lot of resources to. Learn more about Dawn here.

Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning

eFront

eFront News from the e-learning frontier 10/17/2010 Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning As an e-Learning consultant I always was fun of open source software. In this post I am not going to talk about open source learning management systems such as eFront [1] but rather dedicated open source "authoring tools". Resources authored in eXe can be exported in IMS Content Package, SCORM 1.2,

Kitaboo College – Enabling Higher Education with Technology

Kitaboo on EdTech

Which means course creators have to create a diverse learning program. In order to make this possible, they need a learning platform that they can explore on their own. A platform that is so engaging that it will compel them to take control of their own learning.

Our Collection of Learning Management Tools

Ed App

We’ve collected the best learning management tools – learn more about them here. Game Based Learning Platforms. Game based learning platforms are designed to increase learner engagement and productivity by incorporating gaming elements into the training strategy.

Who re-uses learning objects?

Clive on Learning

This time, in Re-use Revisted , he wonders whether the idea that learning objects can be reusable is just a myth - sounds good on paper, doesn't work that way in practice. He asks whether anyone else out there ever finds they can re-use their learning objects. The idea behind the concept of learning objects is an elegant one. To make this possible, learning objects had to be self-contained and as context-free as possible. Norman Lamont is frustrated again.

[from gminks] Social Learning Measurement : eLearning Technology

Tony Karrer

eLearning Technology Tony Karrers eLearning Blog on e-Learning Trends eLearning 2.0 Ive recently been more interested in measures around social learning. And, I just saw a post Measuring Networked (or Social) Learning that discusses how we could go about measuring social learning. Learning needs - differences between the learning needs or demand between “formal” and “social” learning (are some skills best learnt formally?), To improve learning.

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SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

Some notes: Polls: Most attending work in L&D with some HR, IT, and learning services providers. Current learning delivery channels primarily ILT classroom and ILT online as well as a fair amount of self-paced e-learning. Goals pretty evenly spread among rapid e-learning (consumption and development), reduce costs, support informal learning, improve productivity. Asked: Do you have a strategy for social media for learning? Develop a strategy.