Courseware LMSs – Good or bad for the industry?
JUNE 21, 2016
What if instead of focusing primarly on the LMS, you went courses first from a vendor and in return got the LMS for free. The Courseware LMS Approach – Early days and today. When courseware LMSs first started showing up back in the day, it was just about the courses. . First off, there are vendors out there who pitch they are an LMS when in reality they are a courseware provider that has some type of learning platform. The LMS is tossed in for free.
Free e-Learning books
NOVEMBER 14, 2010
> If you know a free e-Learning book that is not included in the list please I will highly appreciate if you write a comment with a link to that book. -- -- CU Online Handbook - University of Colorado Denver (Update 12/06/2010: suggested by PRL ) Do you currently teach online?
Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013
AUGUST 14, 2013
If you want to learn more about ‘Big Data in Education’, here is a free course from Coursera: • https://www.coursera.org/course/bigdata-edu.
3 Essential Tools to Add Pizzazz to Your eLearning Courseware
FEBRUARY 27, 2014
As free cloud tools become increasingly available online, it seems like the best time to start using these in your eLearning courses. Here are three free ways you can make your learners love your eLearning courses and learn quickly.
Accelerate Your E-Learning Development With Free Lectora Templates
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
Accelerate Your E-learning Development with 10 Free Lectora Templates. And it’s all for free! Start using these free Lectora templates today. Are you feeling e-learning development is a cumbersome process? Is designing interactivities eating up much of your time?
12 Tips to Keep E-learning Translation Costs Under Control
DECEMBER 8, 2016
Download our free e-book: Delivering LOCALIZED training to your GLOBAL workforce. Training Translations eLearning courseware translationE-learning translation ensures effective knowledge transfer to employees of all nationalities and regions.
Free E-Learning Video 32: Managing Change in Organisational Learning
FEBRUARY 22, 2013
Video podcast 32 is the first of a series of five videos exploring the role of change management when implementing a learning technology strategy; such as e-learning courseware, a Learning Management System, webinar, social media or a video platform for performance support.
The Transformative Journey of Corporate MOOCs
OCTOBER 18, 2014
OUR FINDINGS: Data, Analytics and Learning : We’ll start with this free Dual Layer MOOC – called DALMOOC from EdX on ‘Learning Analytics’ designed by a group of experts that includes George Siemens!
Free E-Learning Video 33: An Organisational Perspective to Managing Change in Learning
MARCH 22, 2013
Video podcast 33 is the second in a series of five videos exploring the role of change management when implementing a learning technology strategy; such as e-learning courseware, a Learning Management System, webinar, social media or a video platform for performance support.
Free E-Learning Video 34: A Functional Perspective to Managing Change in Learning
APRIL 19, 2013
Video podcast 34 is the third in a series of five videos exploring the role of change management when implementing a learning technology strategy; such as e-learning courseware, a Learning Management System, webinar, social media or a video platform for performance support.
Free E-Learning Video 35: A Manager’s Perspective to Managing Change in Learning
MAY 17, 2013
Video podcast 35 is the fourth in a series of five videos exploring the role of change management when implementing a learning technology strategy; such as e-learning courseware, a Learning Management System, webinar, social media or a video platform for performance support.
Free E-Learning Video 35: An End User’s Perspective to Managing Change in Learning
JUNE 15, 2013
Video podcast 36 is the fifth and final in a series of videos exploring the role of change management when implementing a learning technology strategy; such as e-learning courseware, a Learning Management System, webinar, social media or a video platform for performance support.
eLearning: xAPI is Geek Free and Ready to Go
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
SEPTEMBER 21, 2016
by Megan Torrance In my previous xAPI article I pointed to the emergence of "geek-free tools and platforms" as the hallmark that xAPI is beginning to achieve main-stream status.
TOP eLearning and Workplace Learning Blogs
APRIL 3, 2011
We support Free eLearning! free elearning resources top workplace blogs top learning blogs tony karrer brandon hall top elearning blogs efront learning blog
Two Software Tools for Creating Simulations
DECEMBER 5, 2011
Try it out for yourself with a free trial demo here. This cross-platform format works with various LMS and courseware applications on the market today. Try it yourself with a free trial demo. Here are two tools that can be used for creating effective and engaging simulations.
Education Industry Experts build interactivity into eLearning - Their Experience
MARCH 17, 2016
The industry veterans spoke at length how they have leveraged Raptivity in their learning environment to create compelling, enriching courseware. Start your free trial now! “My learners prefer using PDF - adding Raptivity interactions to PDF makes it an interactive PDF!
SEPTEMBER 23, 2009
Harold Jarche had a great post If learning was free that raises questions that need to be continually asked by learning and development around the issues of Free. How differentiated is the content that we produce from all of the Free Learning that's otherwise available?
Is eLearning Dead? Is Instructional Design Dying with It?
JANUARY 31, 2017
It is offered for free because they are no longer reporting on self-paced eLearning because of it’s dire condition–the self-paced eLearning downward spiral. Death of Self-Pace eLearning.
eLearning Conferences 2012
DECEMBER 23, 2011
An explanation for the format of the list can be found HERE Follow us on Twitter Join us on Facebook Connect with us on LinkedIn Free eLearning Resources Visit our channel on YouTube Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change ; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. No liability is assumed for any errors that may have been introduced inadvertently during the assembly of this free conference list.
E-Learning Analytics: The ROI for Online Courses
APRIL 7, 2016
The most expensive options are in the $100,000 range, and the least expensive are free. When a company provides a free product, not as a sample, but always and completely free (such as Facebook), then you can be assured that you are the product.
Shocking outcomes from ATD research on Instructional design
Challenge to Learn
MARCH 20, 2015
65% – Courseware authoring tools. You can download the white paper or book at the ATD (The white paper is free for members, $ 19.99
Five LMS Sins
MARCH 8, 2016
Multi-tenant children should always be free. Sin #3 3rd Party Courseware installed into your LMS. My approach – Remove yourself as the Middleperson – In other words, in the above scenario: A is the courseware vendor, B is you, C is the LMS vendor.
eLearning: Is it Time to Jump on the xAPI Bandwagon?
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
AUGUST 22, 2016
Major courseware development tools have varying degrees of basic conformance with xAPI and can send statements to an LRS. xAPI is emerging as a geek-free option for the L&D industry. For initial experimentation and testing, most commercial LRS products offer a free trial option. by Megan Torrance xAPI and the Tin Can Project. it's possible that you've been hearing about these terms for years.
My Own Online Content – MOOC Modified
AUGUST 26, 2014
The Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) is based on the fundamentals of traditional courseware, teaching assistance and the basic principles of connectivism. Take a free trial at www.wizdomcloud.com and post your experiences, comments and suggestions as comments to this blog.
The 18 Essential Steps of a Course Design
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
Feel free to print and paste over your work area for quick reference. 8) Produce Courseware. 12) Beta Review of Courseware. Present tentatively finished courseware to the customer for review.
How to Prepare Your Company for eLearning Training Tools
DECEMBER 15, 2014
Companies that want to use eLearning courseware should take time before purchasing a subscription to think about what they need and how they’ll introduce new training tools. What’s more, the budget you create likely must be approved before you can go ahead and purchase eLearning courseware. Then implement that courseware into your training program in a way that’s easy to use and provides content that’s relevant. .
Top 21 Online Learning Websites You Should Know About
DECEMBER 12, 2016
Are you new to e-learning courseware development? These are the free online sites I have come across which cover a wide variety of topics. Yes, you can now master the glossary of online learning using a simple eBook, for free. Never developed an online learning before?
Synchronous vs. Asynchronous eLearning for Business Training Programs
NOVEMBER 18, 2014
You might share eLearning courseware videos then discuss the content. Employees can watch eLearning courseware content from their desks and work at their own pace. This model also frees up your employees to do other things.
Experiencing E-Learning » Daily Bookmarks 10/29/2009
OCTOBER 29, 2009
Outsourcing E-learning – Risks and Rewards
JULY 21, 2016
Lack of knowledge: Your outsourcing partner may lack adequate knowledge of your industry, company, or the courseware that is being designed. When it comes to the decision to outsource your e-learning projects, there are both rewards and risks associated with it.
Online courses must die!
JULY 7, 2010
Even when L&D professionals consciously integrate interactivity into their online courseware, I usually don’t think it’s all that engaging anyway. The SME is empowered to produce content, which frees you up to apply your own expertise: instructional design.
Information on E-Learning and WCAG 2.0 Compliance in Australia
JULY 27, 2013
From an information perspective, it appears as though there are no direct guidelines or information specific to e-learning courseware and learning design, and no stewardship from Australian e-learning industry bodies. Please feel free to add a comment.
Michael Allen – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators
JANUARY 8, 2015
While no tool provides every desired feature, we’re investing hugely in ZebraZapps to the advantage of our clients for whom we build turnkey courseware as well as all ZebraZapps users. Of course we’d all welcome easier design and greater impact, but if we were doing proper analysis, we’d often find greater benefit from putting more effort into courseware that takes greater advantage of what technology can do. We’ll get smart eventually, and so will our courseware.
Enhance the Productivity of Your Employees with Online Training
NOVEMBER 14, 2016
Online training is custom-made and teaches your employees what they really need at the workplace.Since learning is customized to their needs, they better understand the courseware and it leads to a 60% faster learning curve , compared to classroom training.