Courseware LMSs – Good or bad for the industry?

eLearning 24-7

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.

eLearning Brothers Revamps the Free eLearning Library

eLearning Brothers

We all love free stuff, especially when it can be put to good use! eLearning Brothers has always given and will continue to give out free assets that are beneficial to eLearning developers and presenters alike. We have added a free eBook by the renowned Bill West to our library!

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The ROI of eLearning Templates and Customizable Courseware

eLearning Brothers

eLearning templates, games, Customizable Courseware …when budgets are tight, how do you convince business leaders to fund all the eLearning goodies on your wish list? For more information on our Customizable Courseware, you can visit our website. Customizable Courseware.

Webinar: Using Lectora to Personalize Your Customizable Courseware

eLearning Brothers

Enter our Professional Soft Skills Customizable Courseware Library ! This webinar was the first of a 3-part, hands-on Customizable Courseware rebranding series. To check out a sample module, you can grab one from our free library.

Latest Features of HTML5 Authoring Tools – Storyline3, Captivate 2017, Lectora 17 and Elucidat

Swift eLearning Services

The eLearning authoring tools are playing a huge role in success of eLearning courseware. Amongst many features that have been developed over the years, responsive learning is the stand out feature that has been highly prioritized by almost every HTML5… Authoring Tools eLearning Free eLearning Course HTML5 Swift Authoring tools Elearning eLearning authoring tools eLearning courseware HTML5 authoring tools online modules responsive learning

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Responsive Design Tips for eLearning Courses

eLearning Brothers

So, now that we’ve laid a foundation for this discussion, you’re ready to present the idea of responsive courseware to your team. When moving into the world of responsive courseware, I recommend you follow the same 3-step process you’d use in any eLearning project: Plan, Design and Develop.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

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.

Accelerate Your E-Learning Development With Free Lectora Templates

CommLab India

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?

Webinar: Customizing a Customizable Courseware Scenario in Storyline

eLearning Brothers

Many companies turn to pre-made courseware for their professional soft skills training needs. Enter Customizable Courseware Professional Soft Skills Library from eLearning Brothers. To check out a sample module, you can grab one from our free library: [link].

The Evolving Role of E-Learning in Corporate Training

Learnnovators

We look forward to witnessing major breakthroughs in automated content generation, freeing us from the mundane tasks involved in the development process, and thereby allowing us to focus on the more innovative aspects of learning design. THE QUOTE: “ The future of e-Learning is wide open!

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A Gift For Our Favorite Rockstars

eLearning Brothers

In the spirit of giving we want to say thank you to all members of eLearning Brothers by giving you a: FREE Customizable Courseware lesson of your choice—worth $4,500! . Choose one of our Professional Soft Skills courses for FREE: Business Ethics. Are you ready for the holidays?

3 Essential Tools to Add Pizzazz to Your eLearning Courseware

SHIFT eLearning

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.

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12 Tips to Keep E-learning Translation Costs Under Control

CommLab India

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.

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Free E-Learning Video 32: Managing Change in Organisational Learning

e-Learning Academy

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.

MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 4: Role in Corporate Universities

Learnnovators

While we recognize that the onus has gradually shifted to the employees to keep themselves marketable / employable with updated skills and deep specializations (free agent nation), we also have to be sensitive to the fact that not everyone will know how to go about it. The world has gotten complicated.

MOOCs In Workplace Learning – Part 2: Designing a MOOC

Learnnovators

In most cases, content on the open web are free to use for reference.

Free E-Learning Video 33: An Organisational Perspective to Managing Change in Learning

e-Learning Academy

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.

Reach Explosive Sales Success With the Integrity Sales System

eLearning Brothers

What if we combined a proven effective instructor-led sales training system with our own expertly crafted Customizable Courseware? Free module available now: Build Your Sales Benefit Play. Like all our customizable courseware, this module is interactive and engaging.

The Transformative Journey of Corporate MOOCs

Learnnovators

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 34: A Functional Perspective to Managing Change in Learning

e-Learning Academy

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

e-Learning Academy

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

e-Learning Academy

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.

TOP eLearning and Workplace Learning Blogs

eFront

We support Free eLearning! free elearning resources top workplace blogs top learning blogs tony karrer brandon hall top elearning blogs efront learning blog

eLearning: xAPI is Geek Free and Ready to Go

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

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.

Latest Negative E-Learning Trends

eLearning 24-7

Courseware LMSs showing first and foremost their LMS and then either mentioning afterwards that it is the courses/content you are purchasing or letting the reader figure it out on their own. . If you are attending, feel free to stop by and say hi. . Trends. They will often bare fruit.

Two Software Tools for Creating Simulations

Kapp Notes

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.

Free Learning

Tony Karrer

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?

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Education Industry Experts build interactivity into eLearning - Their Experience

Raptivity

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!

eLearning Conferences 2012

eFront

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.

Shocking outcomes from ATD research on Instructional design

Challenge to Learn

65% – Courseware authoring tools. You can download the white paper or book at the ATD (The white paper is free for members, $ 19.99

State of the E-Learning Industry 2017

eLearning 24-7

3rd party courseware providers (ex: Skillsoft, Wiley). Courseware marketplaces (OpenSesame, udemy, Coursera). 3rd Party Courseware Providers. it is not free). . The days of people going directly to the courseware provider, getting the courses, and then having them either in their LMS or sitting on the courseware providers servers, with behind the scenes LMS appearance, is slowing down. 3rd party courseware marketplaces.

Five LMS Sins

eLearning 24-7

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.

E-Learning Analytics: The ROI for Online Courses

Raptivity

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.

ATD17 Post Review: Rants & Raves Edition

eLearning 24-7

That said if you are curious about the benefits of micro-learning to your business/organization and so forth, and some hot tips from yours truly, sign up for my free webinar happening June 7th. I will be serving free coffee (to me) and water (to my dogs. Atlanta. Home of Coca-Cola.

Is eLearning Dead? Is Instructional Design Dying with It?

Kapp Notes

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.

Corporate LMS Forecasts 2018

eLearning 24-7

3rd party courseware/content providers showing up in your LMS. As previously noted, the majority of the content is not free, that said. More LMS vendors to offer some content/courses for free. I see a lot of yuck, but hey it is free. Anyway, you will see more of it – uh, the free content/courses, and hopefully not the yuck. . Video streaming – although for vendors that offer it, some do it for free, some charge you.

How to Prepare Your Company for eLearning Training Tools

ej4 eLearning

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. .