A Conversation about New “Agile Courseware” Book

Kapp Notes

I received a notice in my in-box the other day about a new self-published book that discussed the idea of something called Lean-Agile Courseware by Raytheon. If you are interested in a copy of the ebook (and it’s worth reading) you can download a copy of Agile Courseware here it is available in ePub format and it has the following number ISBN 978-0-692-66522-0. Kapp: You’ve just released an eBook called Lean-Agile Courseware, what is the book about?

Gutenberg Technology Adds a Courseware Creator

Gutenberg Technology

Gutenberg Technology (GT) is pleased to announce the expansion of their suite of technology solutions “Courseware Creator”. GT has a long history in helping educators to create and reuse content. GT worked with the French Ministry of Education to meta-tag, create, and distribute the learning bundles for their teachers and students using GT LMS technology. Education eLearning OER GUTENBERG NEWS

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Four Steps for Creating Remarkable eLearning Courseware

Gutenberg Technology

With more and more college courses being offered entirely online, education is finally proceeding into the future. For centuries, education was always presented the same way in college: An instructor in the front of the class with the students listening intently, sometimes in a huge lecture hall with a couple other hundred students. eLearning courseware

Our digital future 10: Cognitive courseware

Learning with 'e's

This is where cognitive courseware comes in. In education, the 'customer' is often an online student. Even before this happens, we will need to see chatbots/cognitive courseware that can actually respond appropriately to the high-level problems students encounter, in both text and voice mode. In the meantime, programmers will continue to refine cognitive courseware, and the research into deep learning and emotional modelling will advance.

Digital Courseware – Definition and its Impact on New Age Learning

Impelsys

Digital Courseware is the electronic learning content used in online learning or elearning, as a learning tool it’s a reality of the modern education system. Built as a software, digital courseware works standalone or is delivered via learning management system or lms. The technology product is slated to change how education is provided in future. This makes digital courseware an important aspect of learning.

HIPAA Compliance Courseware added to EdApp’s editable Content Library

Ed App

Thanks to the contributions of Improvement Sciences, the EdApp platform now hosts the invaluable HIPAA content to help covered entities better educate their workforce on the risks and safeguards for protecting sensitive personal and health information. .

Trend Towards Open Educational Resources and Publishing

Gutenberg Technology

Colleges and universities all over the US are participating in programs that give their students access to open educational resources (OER) in the form of free or very low-cost course materials and tools. eLearning OPEN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES online learning metadata courseware Publishing

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Alizz Islamic Bank partners with Impelsys to enhance digital learning courseware for its employees

Impelsys

a leading technology company providing digital products and services to publishers, education providers and enterprises worldwide has entered into a business partnership with Alizz Islamic Bank, one of Oman’s first full-fledged Islamic banks. Under the partnership, Impelsys will design and create digital learning courseware in multiple banking modules, to be used for corporate learning at the bank. Impelsys Inc.,

Trend Towards Open Educational Resources and Publishing OER

Gutenberg Technology

Colleges and universities all over the US are participating in programs that give their students access to open educational resources (OER) in the form of free or very low-cost course materials and tools. eLearning OPEN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES online learning metadata courseware Publishing

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Earth Day Reflections: What Does Sustainability Mean for the EdTech Industry?

Gutenberg Technology

EdTech Digital Transformation Education eLearning Industry Trends Courseware Higher Education Sustainability Covid-19 CoronavirusCOVID-19 spread around the globe in a matter of months, wreaking particular havoc on our most vulnerable communities.

How Apple Killed Flash for eLearning (and What to do with All That Non-Compatible Courseware)

eLearningMind

But with so many learners using their tablets as educational machines, it could mean that much of your current courseware is effectively DOA if your developer utilized Flash during authoring. Common Sense Options for Outdated Courseware. Still, it’s an option if your courseware is so outdated that an overhaul was in the works anyway. The post How Apple Killed Flash for eLearning (and What to do with All That Non-Compatible Courseware) appeared first on eLearning Mind

Slips, Trips, and Falls: Safety Training Is Here to Catch You

eLearning Brothers

If you want to keep your workers safe, you need to educate them on safety guidelines. That’s where our new Customizable Courseware Safety Training comes in. The best part about this library of fully built safety training courseware? Each Customizable Courseware module includes interactive scenarios, knowledge checks, and more—all customizable! Customizable Courseware includes: Online & Classroom Versions. 5,190 workers were killed on the job in 2016.

5 Considerations Before Choosing an LMS

eLearning Brothers

Some are designed primarily for the education world. The downside of prepackaged courseware is that you are forced into taking it as is, with little to no ability to customize it to your branding needs. Customizable Courseware eLearning Featured Learning Management System Resources Resources customizable courseware lmsIn today’s world of incredible technology, there seems to be a myriad of products for every need.

At a crossroads: the intersection of higher education and corporate training

CLO Magazine

The stark lines between higher education and corporate training in the e-learning space are starting to blur. Now, corporate training and higher education are discovering there are benefits for both sides when they partner to offer cross-training solutions and share content.

Our Journey to Impact – EdApp X UNITAR launch Educate All

Ed App

Today marks a huge milestone in the EdApp journey where we see the launch of the Educate All initiative. Since inception, we have been committed to reshaping corporate education throughout the world and it’s been humbling to have had so many customers join us on that journey.

A Path Forward for Scaling Course Creation in Higher Ed

Gutenberg Technology

Increased competition for students in the post-secondary education market means pedagogical models are evolving with head-spinning velocity and “digital transformation” is the buzz phrase of the day.

Top Higher Education Trends Emerging in the Post-Covid Era

Hurix Digital

Most countries across the world have temporarily closed down educational institutions as a means to arrest the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic has made online education a buzzword. Related Read: K-12 Education in the Post-COVID Era.

How to Build An Alternative Career in Education

Enable Education

Have you ever wondered “ what can I do with a degree in education besides teaching in a classroom? ” Whether you’re thinking about studying education, or you’ve just completed your degree in education, or you’ve been a classroom teacher for a while but are looking for a change, this post is for you. No matter what motivates you to study education, there are some obstacles that you are going to face when you enter the job market.

Awesome Quotes On The Evolving Nature Of Learning

Learnnovators

One topic of discussion that has become popular in recent times amongst all stakeholders is the re-imagining of an education scenario where creativity and innovation hold center stage. In this regard, it is inspiring to see many models (such as SOLE from Sugata Mitra) coming up, which call for a new way of thinking about learning and education. That is not education. Education is where people learn about themselves, their character and their connection with each other.

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Introducing Author Profiles and Ratings, now accessible in our editable content library

Ed App

With the exciting addition of Author Profiles , those who are a part of the Educate All initiative now have the ability to easily highlight your brand’s identity within our editable content library. In addition to Author Profiles, learners now have the ability to rate courseware.

MOOCs In Workplace Learning – Part 1: Some Points To Consider

Learnnovators

Having taken the world of higher education by storm (though not everyone will agree), MOOCs are all set to disrupt/re-invent workplace learning. MOOCs – you can love them or hate them but you can definitely not ignore them. Despite countless stats on MOOC dropout rates, MOOCs are appearing everywhere. And IMHO, we will continue to see this phenomenon rise.

Are MOOCs the Future of Online Education?

Your Training Edge

Every educational institution wants a piece of that pie. The promise of online education: • low costs. Also MIT’s Open Courseware. Harvard Free Courses –Get a free Harvard education. Source: BestCollegesOnline.org. What’s at stake?: $400 400 billion: amount of money spent annually in U.S. on universities . The $400 billion represents: more than the annual revenues of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Twitter combined.

Course Duration and Its Impact on Learner Attention Span

Gutenberg Technology

Education courseware microlearning corporate trainingIn an ideal world, students would step into the classroom with laser-like focus, absorbing hours of information without pause. Take a peek into a college lecture hall and you’ll get a much more realistic picture; amongst the students taking notes and listening intently, you’re guaranteed to find a few dozing off, checking their phones, or zoning out.

MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 5: Skills Learners Need Today

Learnnovators

While the title of the post specifies MOOCs, the skills and mindsets I have explored in the post are, IMHO, required by all to survive and thrive in the digital and connected world. And participating in MOOCs could well be one of the ways to inculcate and hone the skills. I have been writing about MOOCs in the context of workplace learning from different perspectives for some time now. The earlier posts… MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 1: Some Points to Consider.

Education Industry Experts build interactivity into eLearning - Their Experience

Raptivity

Recently, four leading experts from education industry came together to share their experience of working with Raptivity for creating learning interactions. The industry veterans spoke at length how they have leveraged Raptivity in their learning environment to create compelling, enriching courseware. These experiences certainly denote that Raptivity is a preferred tool across all levels of education right from K-12, higher education to leadership training.

Word on the Street: A Time and a Place for eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Does this mean we can just throw technology at education and assume it’s going to work? In fact, our Customizable Courseware includes instructor-led training (ILT) support materials. So, we’ve established that there is indeed a time and a place for eLearning in education. When it comes to technology use in education, ask yourself this… "is the juice worth the squeeze?"

MOOCs In Workplace Learning – Part 2: Designing a MOOC

Learnnovators

As such the term MOOC can be seen as a new educational term. ” ~ Analyzing the Impact of Mobile Access on Learner Interaction in a MOOC. I have replicated the diagram from Foundations of Educational Theory for Online Learning to show the different learner interactions points in a MOOC.

Global wine and spirits leader Pernod Ricard joins Educate All to help empower hospitality industry post-COVID-19

Ed App

As a dedicated group on a mission to increase access to practical, free, and high-quality education, we are thrilled to welcome Pernod Ricard, who has joined Educate All. Take the free courseware on EdApp here.

Webinar: Control Your eLearning Universe with the Master Suite Toolbox

eLearning Brothers

The Training Arcade is a library of fun, mobile-ready, casual games that can be rapidly customized with your content to reinforce educational material, assess knowledge retention, measure overall teaching effectiveness, and improve learning outcomes. Customizable Courseware. Customizable Courseware is a growing catalog of pre-built courses that span many different topics such as professional soft skills, sales techniques, and safety.

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MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 3: Launching a MOOC

Learnnovators

” “ Network learners of the future will have access to formal and informal education of their choice, wherever they are located, whenever they are able to participate… The network learner will be an active participant … learning with and from experts and peers wherever they are located.”

10 Must-Have Features of an Online Education Platform

Kitaboo on EdTech

An online education platform is meant for delivery of educational content to students. This high demand has resulted in the production and availability of many such online education platforms in the market, putting educational institutions in a dilemma. So, here are the must-have features of an online education platform. As instructors are required to design courseware, they must be comfortable in using the platform efficiently.

Give K-12 Teachers What They Want - Learning Objects!

Gutenberg Technology

Since its birth, digital learning has been primarily geared towards and available to students in higher education. Education eLearning coursewareInnovative technology brings new opportunities. As technology has progressed, teachers of all ages have spoken. The consensus? The time is here for K-12 learning objects.

Online Assessment: Highlight the Text Tips & Advantages

Gutenberg Technology

Education eLearning ASSESSMENT online learning metadata courseware PublishingIf you have the right highlighting skills , then you have a gift. Highlighting draws attention to important information in a bunch of text. It is an effective way to pick out critical parts and review it later.

Welcoming Esperanza to the EdApp family, as they deploy our platform to educate in the Dominican Republic

Ed App

We are elated that Esperanza is utilizing the EdApp platform to educate thousands of entrepreneurs that would not otherwise have the means to grow their business. EdApp’s platform is the ideal tool to educate the entrepreneurs in Esperanza’s microfinance program.

Digital Content is Transforming Higher Ed

Gutenberg Technology

As digital content has progressed, education has begun to shift in a big way. This change is most pronounced in the arena of higher education. It’s crucial that both educators and publishers adapt as the course of education carves out a new path. Digital Transformation Education eLearning MOBILE LEARNING INDUSTRY TRENDS online learning courseware PublishingDigital content is nothing new, but the way we’re using it is.

Online Assessment: Highlight the Text Tips & Advantages

Gutenberg Technology

Education eLearning ASSESSMENT online learning metadata courseware PublishingIf you have the right highlighting skills , then you have a gift. Highlighting draws attention to important information in a bunch of text. It is an effective way to pick out critical parts and review it later.

Online Learning for Continuous Medical Education

Impelsys

Continuous medical education is a highly specialized field and it has firmly established disciplines. Rapid development and specialization in medical education have come with a price, the more developed the discipline has become, the more specialized and fragmented the learning content is. Whereas continuous medical education and training in healthcare is a must-have, the traditional modes of delivery of knowledge in the industry have certain limitations.

Online Learning for Continuous Medical Education

Impelsys

Continuous medical education is a highly specialized field and it has firmly established disciplines. Rapid development and specialization in medical education have come with a price, the more developed the discipline has become, the more specialized and fragmented the learning content is. Whereas continuous medical education and training in healthcare is a must-have, the traditional modes of delivery of knowledge in the industry have certain limitations.

Digital Content is Transforming Higher Ed

Gutenberg Technology

As digital content has progressed, education has begun to shift in a big way. This change is most pronounced in the arena of higher education. It’s crucial that both educators and publishers adapt as the course of education carves out a new path. Digital Transformation Education eLearning MOBILE LEARNING INDUSTRY TRENDS online learning courseware PublishingDigital content is nothing new, but the way we’re using it is.

5 Ways to Use Learning Analytics in K-12 Education

Kitaboo on EdTech

Whether it is eLearning or classroom learning, one cannot determine the effectiveness of the education provided, only on the basis of assessment scores. It is time that the education sector also adapts this technique to improve the knowledge delivery and learning process. What is Learning Analytics and Why is it Used in Education? Listed below are 5 Ways to Use Learning Analytics in K-12 Education: 1.