Interactive: What Does It Really Mean?

Association eLearning

Merriam-Webster ’s online dictionary defines “interactive” as, “involving the actions or input of a user.” So, is eLearning with nothing but a next button interactive? Is a choose your own adventure book interactive? What Interactive Means to Me.

7 Ways To Create Fresh, Interactive Content

eLearning Industry

In this article, we'll discuss interactive content and how to create it in order to achieve more success and make your audience spend more time on your website. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Content Development eLearning Interactivity Interactive eLearning Learners EngagementThis post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Building Community with Content

Blue Sky eLearn

Networking Around Content. Consider these opportunities to build community with your content. Attract interaction by setting the expectation that a new topic will be introduced at a certain time each week. Seed the community and watch the interaction blossom.

6 interactive whiteboard tips

Learning with e's

Photo by David Goehring on Flickr In my last post, entitled Cinderella Technology , I wrote about the tremendous potential of interactive whiteboards (IWBs) and highlighted some of the reasons why it often fails to be realised in school classrooms.

The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

Page 8 7 Hope Isn't a Method Page 20 Contents 5 Crafting Your. content through multiple channels. learning content. 37% 6The Before and After Matter While we tend to focus on the delivery of content, there is. program and getting all stakeholders to interact in.

Tip of the Week: Present text-heavy content in easy ways

Raptivity

Raptivity Interactions Tip of the week using interactive content

Dear Michael, My Content Is Boring

Allen Interactions

Editors Note: some years ago (10,000 in internet years) Allen Interactions produced an e-zine. It may or may not have looked a little like this: Context eLearning

Interactivity

Kapp Notes

The Advantages of Interactivity. There are many advantages of having learners interact with the subject matter they are learning. Studies, as well as common sense, indicate that interactivity helps the learner retain information as well as increasing the learner’s willingness to spend time with the material. Horton [3] writes, “Interactivity boosts learning. People learn faster and develop more positive attitudes when learning is interactive [4].”

Lesson 6. Attention Please! Creating Interactive & Immersive Content

eLearning Industry

Get expert tips on how to grab learners’ attention with interactive content and make effective branching scenarios for your training courses. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Content Development Interactive eLearning Learners Attention Learners EngagementThis post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Interactive: What Does It Really Mean?

Association eLearning

Merriam-Webster ’s online dictionary defines “interactive” as, “involving the actions or input of a user.” So, is eLearning with nothing but a next button interactive? Is a choose your own adventure book interactive? WHAT INTERACTIVE MEANS TO ME.

Creating interactive and engaging e-content: Experiences with Articulate Storyline

G-Cube

The immense popularity and success of technology-aided learning has created the ever-increasing need to develop e-content that effectively engages the learner but all within the constraints of available timelines and budgets. Click to Reveal’ Interactivity. Drag and Drop Interactivity.

Education Industry Experts build interactivity into eLearning - Their Experience

Raptivity

“My learners prefer using PDF - adding Raptivity interactions to PDF makes it an interactive PDF! Recently, four leading experts from education industry came together to share their experience of working with Raptivity for creating learning interactions.

Spice Up a Serious Blog by Making It Interactive

Raptivity

Raptivity team recently received a query from a prospect asking if he could use Raptivity to make his blog post interactive. We have typically seen blogs that are textual or at the most with couple of stock images but never thought of them as an interactive content piece.

eLearning: Interactive vs. Engaging

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Sally Cox    People love to talk about how they want their eLearning courses to be interactive, but to be really effective eLearning, it has to do more than just interact with the learner; it has to engage them. 

4 Common ELearning Interactions

LearnDash

One thing that people like about an elearning course is when it contains various interaction points. This keeps the learner engaged and thinking about the content in different ways. Without interactions the entire experience is boring and arguably ineffective.

Interactivity and the Flipped Classroom

Raptivity

Flipped Classroom, as defined by Wikipedia , is an instructional strategy and a type of blended learning that reverses the traditional learning environment by delivering instructional content, often online, outside of the classroom. So the key ingredient in making a flipped classroom work is to make the lectures more engaging and appealing and the in-class sessions more interactive and interesting. Interactivity will surely get us one step closer towards the bigger goal.

Ten suggestions for interaction-rich virtual classroom sessions

Clive on Learning

And, as a group experience - in itself much less flexible than things that learners do on their own - it simply must be highly interactive. So, forget using web conferencing for delivering content - video, web articles and podcasts are far more practical, flexible and accessible.

Five Interactive Learning Trends That Could Be the Game Changer This Year

Raptivity

Interactivity has taken different forms, growing bigger than ever. Interactive Videos Videos are the de-facto standard of communication today. Interactive videos take this experience a level higher as they transform the traditional video experience from a monologue into a dialogue.

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A framework for content curation

E-Learning Provocateur

It is with this in mind that I have started thinking about a model – or perhaps more accurately, a framework – for content curation. As a framework for content curation, however, I feel the heuristic doesn’t go far enough. This content is new knowledge.

Designing Mobile Learning Content: Getting Started

Origin Learning

Research your target audience – Knowing your audience before designing content and delivery methods is an absolute must. Responsive content development framework to deliver learning to multiple-devices.

Tip of the Week: Present your diagrams in an interactive way

Raptivity

Raptivity Interactions Tip of the week using interactive content

Free Flip Card Interaction

Rapid eLearning

A great way to learn to use the elearning software you have is to create small interactions. A recent challenge was to create a note card interaction. I happened to be working on a note card interaction for a workshop and submitted it to the challenge above.

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 2: Convert and Create Content

Your Training Edge

You’ve taken the time to assess your content, learners, and overall system requirements. The next step is to understand how to build and deliver e-learning content. The conversion takes careful planning and adherence to some general standards on content.

Making eLearning Interactive and Fun

Raptivity

Learning is fun and engaging when we have Raptivity interactions embedded in the lessons. This goes without saying that you can add magic to your course content provided you know the knick-knack of this rapid interactivity tool – Raptivity. To [.].

Tip of the Week: Want to present text-heavy content in a simplified way?

Raptivity

Raptivity Interactions Tip of the week using interactive content

Essentials of Interactive E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

At a recent workshop, we reviewed some of the essentials of interactive e-learning. When building courses there are three main considerations: What content needs to be in the course? This last point is where we consider how the user interacts in the course.

Interactive in the limelight: our 12 tips for great interactive video

Kineo

Interactive video has burst into the limelight – it’s engaging, interesting and has a bit of glitz. And importantly has bags of potential for delivering learning content. But only if you get it right.

A Framework For Content Curation

Learnnovators

It is with this in mind that I have started thinking about a model – or perhaps more accurately, a framework – for content curation. As a framework for content curation, however, I feel the heuristic doesn’t go far enough. This content is new knowledge.

Approaches to Interactivity Building in eLearning

Raptivity

We all know that adding meaningful interactivity into eLearning courses allows learners to participate in the learning process, thus creating an enhanced learning environment. But building interactivities can be challenging if you don’t have the right resources, time, or money. In general, there are two ways to build interactions: 1) use a skill-based team, or 2) use a rapid interactivity builder with your authoring tool. How to build interactions?

Role of Interactivity in eLearning

CourseArc

This is where interactive eLearning comes into play. Not only has eLearning interactivity been proven to activate long-term memory, but it also improves attention, promotes motivation, and enhances knowledge retention. Here are some key benefits of eLearning interactions. Encourage Reflection – Interactivity encourages learners to think about the content by completing exercises, responding to scenarios, and even selecting the most appropriate response to quiz questions.

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Can Rapid Authoring Tools Deliver Responsive and Device Agnostic Content?

Origin Learning

Device agnosticism is a hot topic in the web content development arena. That’s where device agnosticism comes into the picture: writing content that’s suitable for most devices (ideally all devices) and be responsive nevertheless. are all examples of interactive applications.

How Interactive Is Your Learning?

CLO Magazine

Levels of interactivity in learning content are generally not as high as they should be for effective learning, even though modern browsers and new web and mobile technologies offer more potential to create interactive experiences than ever before. The Benefits of Interactivity.

How to Create an Interactive Start Screen

Rapid eLearning

Basically, the screen freezes your interaction with the site until you’re oriented and then lets you continue. Some force the interaction and others allow you to opt-out. How to Create an Interactive Start Screen. Is the content animated?

Creating Engaging Content

Blue Sky eLearn

Bells and whistles will have little effect if you don’t first create engaging content. Identify what problems your target audience is trying to solve and design content as their solution super highway. Build that content bridge. 5 proven ways to punch it up.

Transforming the Digital Landscape with Interactive Mobile Learning Apps

G-Cube

Consequently, it has encouraged organizations to deliver micro content, which is smaller in size and easy to digest and recall. With introduction to latest mobile apps, it has become possible for modern workforce to access online content in the most interactive way. Interactive.

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One Interactivity Builder for Many Authoring Tools

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Of late, some vendors in the e-learning tools industry have started using the word 'interactivity' in a rather loose way. You hear of authoring tools that provide interactivity building features. This leads some users to believe they are getting course authoring and interactivity building in one package! What is important for course designers to understand is that the state-of-the-art in interactivity is further along. Why a separate interactivity tool?

5 Simple and Effective eLearning Interactions

Bottom-Line Performance

The interactivity, of course. Besides the obvious benefits of reduced costs and a virtual training environment, eLearning allows learners to practice new skills and concepts safely through a variety of interactions.

Free Lectora Interaction Template

eLearning Brothers

Take this Lectora Interaction Template out for spin! This Lectora interaction template features 12 bottom tabs and allows you to show unique content when you click on each tab. Video: Updating Visuals in eLB Lectora Interactions.

Content Authoring with Video Interactions

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Content authoring needs to embrace digital video. What is more, Raptivity interactions are easily inserted in the courses and tracked. Trainers have long known the importance of video in all types of training. Digital video has now become so commonplace that nearly everyone knows how to shoot video using a camera or a smart phone, upload it to Youtube and share it with others. It is high time these two trends converged. The newly announced version 8.0