Low-Cost Test and Quiz Tool Comparison

Tony Karrer

I’ve recently been working with Sameer Bhatia the CEO of ProProfs as I was going through an evaluation of various online tools that support easy, fast, low-cost testing and quiz tools. Evaluation Criteria For the specific need I was looking at, I was looking for the following out of a solution: Cost : Is the tool free or very-low cost to use? It has a free and a low-cost version. All quiz results are available in the free version.

Schools turn to eBooks for low cost, convenience and engagement

Aptara

Schools turn to eBooks for low cost, convenience and engagement. The advancement of eBook technology offers school systems exciting opportunities to engage their students in a convenient, cost-effective way. To accommodate the "handful" of students without Internet access at home, Marian College provides PDF versions of the materials. Benefits of eLearning resources Digital educational content offers a number of advantages for schools: Reduced costs.

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Want Good E-learning Translations, Quickly, at Low Cost? Here’s How You Can

CommLab India

Create the “English” template and send it to the translator: Once the English version of the course is developed, prepare a template which contains the text of the course and send it to the translator. CAT software come with built-in memory tools that help ensure consistency in the translation and go a long way in reducing costs. Send the updated version of the translated course for approval : You now need to send the updated course to the proofreader for his approval.

From version 3.6 to version 3.6.6

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 8/24/2010 From version 3.6 to version 3.6.6 With the pace that new versions of eFront are released is easy to not get enough information of improvements and new futures that have been added since the initial version 3.6 Version 3.6 to version 3.6.6

Why Moodle?

eLearning Blender

However, when it comes down to it, Moodle met most of the requirements I had listed out and met those requirements at the lowest cost by a long shot. Once you have your list of contenders narrowed down you can send them your RFP and start testing out their trial versions. Don't make any decisions until you dive in and test out the trial versions of your finalists. Tags: Tools Moodle LMS Low Cost eLearning Why Moodle?

Progress on Management Training Program

eLearning Blender

I went through several trial versions finding something that worked well with MS Office 07. After testing with the trial versions of several different products, I ended purchasing the PPT 2 Flash Converter by Wondershare and so far it has worked well. Months and Months ago I mentioned how I am starting my first larger scale eLearning project in a posting titled Manager Training Program. I am now knee deep in the project and learning a lot along the way.

Proving ROI in Training

eLearning Blender

By doing that I could easily point to the salary of the trainer and the cost of paying our employees to leave the store and sit through training. If we already had an instructor led course that covered this subject it would be easy to calculate the cost of the ILT versus the cost of the eLearning version. I'm sure the cost of eLearning would pale in comparison to rolling out an instructor led course.

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Just in the nick of time!

eLearning Blender

I recently used the demo version of Camtasia to complete a software simulation project and it worked out great. Just as I was looking into purchasing Camtasia Studio by Tech Smith I came across a blog posting on Tony Karrer's eLearning Technology blog just in the nick of time. Tony posted links to free downloads of Snag It and Camtasia. I have been a long time user of Snag It and love it for screen shots. It is very handy for creating software training materials.

Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

We’ve presented some cost-effective options below to help you get started. This method allows the previously developed Flash animations to be reutilized, leading to sizeable cost-savings. Captivate Version 6 offers the option to publish output in HTML, thus providing good support for Tablet devices. So if you have courses already developed in older versions of Captivate, the only things you need to do is import and publish them for HTML via Captivate 6.

LMS License Models: What in the World is Going On?

Talented Learning

“How much does an LMS cost?” ” As an LMS research analyst and vendor selection consultant, I get a version of that question often from both LMS buyers and sellers. The license cost can be front loaded in year 1, grow with you or be contractually consistent over time. Most vendors think they are priced too high or too low and they are right. In follow-on posts we define known pricing tiers in each model and ranges of cost a buyer can expect to pay.

LSDX 2021 Week 2 Highlights

Experiencing eLearning

Low Cost Solutions for Video Production. Last year, I attended an earlier version of this presentation by Diane Elkins and Amy Morrisey. After attending the Learning Solutions Digital Experience (LSDX 2021), I summarized some highlights and new things I learned.

ADL accepts eFront as SCORM 2004 adopter

eFront

and IMS Common Catridge and with version 3.6 You can check eFronts acceptance page on ADLs site at: [link] The process for becoming a SCORM adopter includes submission and validation of the original, unedited Summary and Detailed Test Logs showing the Level of Conformance produced by the latest version of the Conformance Test Suite for the respective SCORM version. ► September (1) 5 things you (perhaps) don't know about eFront ► August (2) From version 3.6

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TEACHING ONLINE: Teachers are Going Online. Corporate Trainers Could Learn from Their Experience

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Other teachers need a low-cost online solution—as many in the business world do as well—and they need it now.   Here are a couple of our favorites, with a quick look at costs, features, and limitations. Here are the details:   Cost:   Free version.   14.99/month version: Meet with up to 100 people, with no time limit.   Free version.   13.50/month version.

Updated Competency-Based Microlearning Series

AthenaOnline

One year after the successful launch of our low-cost, competency-based microlearning video series (Lunch&Learn) we have launched a new version with more precurated competencies and improved mobile support. The new version of the program is called the Athena Bite-Sized Competency Series. An Exciting Update to Our Bite-Sized Learning Series.

The Elusive ROI for Learning Through Technology by Jack Phillips and Patti Phillips

Learning Solutions Magazine

Few would dispute the convenience, low cost, and high efficiency of eLearning. usually less than facilitator-led versions. However, dozens of. ROI studies show the results, in terms of transfer to the job and impact on business results, are. It does not have to be this way. Here is an analysis of the. reasons, and some recommendations that will make a difference in your real-world results. Emerging Topics Management Measurement Professional Development Training Strategies

Non-Profits: 13 Ridiculously Simple Ways To Improve Your On-Demand Learning

Spark Your Interest

Low costs of delivery for you as a non-profit. Cost savings for the learner. As well, having a cost associated with your online learning elevates it in the mind of your learner. They see the cost as a sign that this has a higher value than a free item.

Webinar: How to Rock the New Features in Storyline 3

eLearning Brothers

There are number of free or low-cost options for creating caption or subtitle files. The one I used was a free version called Subtitle Edit. Last Tuesday, I teamed up with fellow eLearning rockstar Bill Milstid to discuss some of the cool new features in Storyline 3. During the course of the webinar a number of questions were asked and answered, but there were also some key ones that weren’t addressed that we’d like to address here: Closed Captions.

What I Learned at LSCon18

Experiencing eLearning

Ann Rollins and Myra Roldan: Low-Cost, High-Impact AR Experiences. The simplified version is Prepare – Learn – Practice – Reflect. Last month, I attended the Learning Solutions 2018 Conference in Orlando. Once again, it was a great experience. I had fun meeting people like Judy Katz, Tracy Parish, Cammy Bean, and Clark Quinn in person who I have known online for years, plus seeing people again from last year.

How To Access Virtual Reality Without A Headset: 3 Alternative Options

Roundtable Learning

These headsets come in at a low price-point ( $7 – $12 a set ), so they can be easily bought in bulk and scaled across an organization. Despite the low cost and ease of use, there are limitations to a cardboard headset. . Access a Mobile Version.

How E-learning for Health Changed After Covid-19

Spark Your Interest

High and rising cost of healthcare. It is quicker and more cost-effective to scale up. Similarly, different language versions are common to include. For example, different versions could be created for patients, employees, or family members.

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eLearning: How to Pick an LMS

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When pricing an LMS, keep in mind that the number of users who will access the LMS will likely affect your licensing costs. If so, what versions? Does the LMS support HTML5 versions of SCORM? Permissions, level of maintenance, and ability to make changes on-the-fly can all affect the cost of LMS implementation and the staff resources required to administer online learning courses.

How to Raise the Price of Your Online Course

LearnDash

Low is not always better: raising your price could help you sell more courses. As they continue to lower the price of their course, they start down a never-ending spiral of high-effort and low returns. You’re about to retire the course in favor of an updated version, and this is your bargain sale. However, many online learners perceive low cost as low quality. Another sign that your course is underpriced is if it costs about the same as other DIY options.

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Confused with learning technologies? Choose your best option

CommLab India

Open-source application: Now a day most organizations both corporate and non-corporate are looking for open-source applications because of onetime cost, quick setup, low cost, user-friendly, and highly customizable. Outsource: You can outsource eLearning development to experts to create high quality courses in lesser time which can save development costs. Lectora provides both desktop and online versions.

LMS eCommerce Solution

Tony Karrer

Users will self-select their role which will take them to the appropriate version of a SCORM course Test at the end, pass or retake Provides certificate for the individual that they can print This all seems like pretty simple stuff right? Related posts: LMS Selection Process Low Cost LMS eLearning Technology. I just got off the phone with someone who has a fairly common need that I've heard before.

Elearning applications

eFront

This is why I created the following list with the Top 10 open source e-Learning projects for 2011 that will help you implement a low cost e-Learning solution. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Google Buzz Labels: android app for learning , bigbluebutton , corporate e-learning blogs , free e-learning , low cost e-learning for small business , low cost e-learning solutions , mlearning , open source e-learning Reactions: 2comments: Alexei said.

How ProProfs became a “Multinational Startup” – Killer Startups interviews founder Sameer Bhatia

ProProfs

Killer Startups, a user driven startups community, recently interviewed ProProfs CEO and founder Sameer Bhatia, who told the story behind ProProfs and how it went from a low-cost quiz making tool to a multinational startup providing comprehensive online tools such as LMS software , online survey software and training software , which help instructors and educators create advanced online training and educational programs.

AI Powered Cloud Based One Touch Conversion for Fast, Accurate Digital Publishing

Magic EdTech

Some may also wish to enrich the digital versions with videos, sound, and other multimedia features. The most effective, cost-efficient option for turning complex print publications into identical digital publications is through the use of AI (artificial intelligence). AI offers a relatively low-cost tool for optimizing content rapidly, reproducing print materials with great accuracy. SMARTouch AI for Fast, Accurate ePublishing and Distribution.

#MlearnCon Recap: Where are we now with mLearning?

Challenge to Learn

There are a whole bunch of practical reasons: complexity, unfamiliarity, unable to gather the resources, resistance of IT and legal departments, security, lack of insight and skills, current (version) of LMS doesn’t support it, lack of budget. But most of all we need to make it possible to create that content and publish it to a mobile app with just one mouse click at low costs. The sun is setting over San José at the evening of the last day of MLearncon.

VR is it on Life Support for L&D?

eLearning 24-7

One company I know who creates VR custom content, charges over 60,000 pounds (around 80K US) for a low tier version. . There are a couple of reasons for this: Cost of Self-Contained headset. Oculus Quest will set you back about $400 USD for the 64GB, and around 500 for the 128GB – which trust me, you will want this version. Their Pro version can easily push into 1,200 USD. Oh, and that isn’t including some of the accessories you might need.

9 Biggest Myths about Digital Publishing finally debunked!

Kitaboo

Digital publishing has witnessed tremendous growth in terms of benefits such as low cost of production and the ability to reach out to a wider audience on a global scale. The content may not look identical to its printed version and digital publishing will deplete its visual appeal.

How to choose an LMS for Compliance Training

Academy of Mine

Using a Learning Management System (LMS) to administer compliance training is a low-cost, efficient way of getting an entire group of people on the same page quickly and safely. Cost effective and repeatable.

New Competency-Based Microlearning Series

AthenaOnline

One year after the successful launch of our low-cost, competency-based microlearning video series (Lunch&Learn) we have launched a new version with more precurated competencies and improved mobile support. The new version of the program is called the Athena Bite-Sized Competency Series. An Exciting Update to Our Bite-Sized Learning Series.

Top 5 Benefits of SCORM in eLearning

ProProfs

With benefits like cost-effectiveness , environment-friendliness, improved retention, and flexibility, the trend of eLearning has taken over the entire world of learning in just a matter of a decade. Many improved SCORM versions came up since then, with SCORM version 1.2 With all its features, it helps increase efficiency by reducing the time and cost required in content creation and its sharing on SCORM-compliant LMS.

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This is When Your Company Needs to Make A Digital Learning Investment

eLearningMind

Luckily, there are a ton of free and low-cost solutions available to give your employees adequate training without spending a ton of investment dollars that have already been spoken for. Your own version of an LMS utilizing networking tools like Slack or Basecamp to deliver content to employees. We get it: when you’re starting out, investing in digital learning might seem like it’s pretty low on the priority list.

How to Fix Amazon Prime Error message?

Learnloft

Basically, Amazon Prime gives you free two-day delivery on many of their most popular items, access to pay-per-download programs, free or low-cost ebooks, and priority customer service when you have any complaints or issues with their services.

Part III : Where Are You with Your Blended Learning Strategy?

CraneMorley

Along came the internet and duplication, packaging and shipping costs gave way to low-cost digital delivery on the internet. For many companies developing simple “page-turner” eLearning courses, the loss of Flash and the addition of authoring tools only lowered costs and shortened development time. Replacing the classic LMS with a more capable version. Part 3 of Part 4.

How to Attract a Loyal Learning Audience, Even on a Tight Budget

Talented Learning

Several decades ago, software companies began offering no-cost access to products for a limited time (or with a limited feature set), hoping to drive more demand for the premium version in the long-run. Many low-cost marketing automation tools and marketing-savvy learning platforms now support specialized packaging, pre-scheduled content subscriptions, coupons, discounts, bundles, branded promotions and more. It doesn’t need to be overly complicated or costly.