ASTD Techknowledge Post-Conference Resources

Knowledge Guru

We had a terrific time talking about the power of games for learning at ASTD Techknowledge. Lastly, we referenced a Game Design Document you can download as a sample for creating a Knowledge Guru game. The post ASTD Techknowledge Post-Conference Resources appeared first on.

Captivate at ASTD TechKnowledge 2010

Adobe Captivate

Come prepared to share the current modes of communication between the different entities (author, SME, learner); and collaboratively create a model that can be used in different parts of the learning workflow.

Trending Sources

10 Ways to Bring A Conference Back to Work

The Learning Circuits

Check out her live blogging notes from TechKnowledge 2012 (scroll down to see all of her notes). Backchannel curation refers to researching and gathering all the documentation regarding an event. Here is his curated backchannel of TechKnowledge 2012.

20 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 13

Upside Learning

In design, visual weight is a powerful concept that allows us to create visual hierarchy, symmetry, balance, and harmony in designs. TechKnowledge 2011: Why Learning Professionals Still Have a Lot to Learn. Create iPad Stories with StoryPatch.

#astdTK12: Instructional Design for a Semantic Web

Sudden Insight

By encouraging the inclusion of semantic content in web pages, the semantic web aims at converting the current web of unstructured documents into a “web of data.” ASTD TechKnowledge 2012 Conferences

How to Design An Elearning Course on a Budget

Rapid eLearning

The past few days I’ve been pulling some content together for a couple of workshops I’m doing at the ASTD TechKnowledge conference in San Jose. If you want to use the template, feel free to download the basic PowerPoint file that I used to create the job aid.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 5-6, 2012 Australasian Document Computing Symposium (ADCS), 17 th , Dunedin, New Zealand. link] January 30-February 1, 2013 American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) TechKnowledge , San Jose, California, USA. Clayton R.

Event Recap: Learning Solutions 2015

E-learning Uncovered

In January, Diane and I attended ATD TechKnowledge (check out the recap here ); and most recently, several of us attended the Learning Solutions Conference & Expo the last week in March.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Job Description

Learning Visions

The focus here the last few months has been less on creating custom courses for clients and more on building Templates and Learning Portals (think LMS-lite). Write all the design documents, project plans, change orders, etc. Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID.

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Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Last week I presented a session at ASTD TechKnowledge entitled eLearning 2.0 - Applications and Implications. Method Count Percent Alongside Formal Learning 26 63% Process Information / Training 22 54% Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) / Support Information 18 44% Commonly used resources, URL's to applications, documentation, Contact Information, etc. Honey Pots - Create pages that people are likely to update such as Common Support Issues, FAQ, etc.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: I Heart My Wiki

Learning Visions

I started off cutting and pasting a lot of documents from Word into the wiki. I dont have to open 800 documents. I feel like Ive created an actual thing , instead of just a bunch of words on a page. I plan on creating a complete draft of the Strategic Plan in the wiki.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

There’s no vendor who creates Moodle per say. Well, it’s true that Moodle was originally created for academic use and it already has a great foothold in the academic world. Out of the box, Moodle may not have all the features an enterprise needs, but simple add-ons can be created. Kineo has recently worked on creating a classroom management add-on for a corporate client and has a fabulous Moodle reporting tool.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Google Desktop, Sidebar and Dual Monitors

Learning Visions

Other benefits of working with two monitors: 1) Have a source document open on one screen and be writing a proposal/storyboard/script on the other. And I think I just figured it out: set your preferences and then let your computer sit idle for a long time so it can "crawl" and create an index.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Online Portfolios

Learning Visions

Shes included samples of wikis and courses she has created, links to podcasts, references and her resume. For years I had a stack of CDs -- examples of courses I had created over the years. But it makes sense to be keeping track of your output as you create it.

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

Clayton publishes this as a Word document but does not publish it as a web page and so we’ve somewhat established a pattern of published in here. link] January 27-29, 2010 American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) TechKnowledge , Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

ASTD Follow-Up

Tony Karrer

Last week at ASTD TechKnowledge , I did a keynote on Work Literacy and eLearning 2.0, time on personal FaceBook pages and then still email documents back and forth. I thought of introducing this tool to management by creating a blog on leadership topics with an RSS (as a useful illustration of its ability). I have no idea how to create an RSS. an online Q&A Session for the Virtual Conference and a session on using Web 2.0 Tools for eLearning.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Yet More Buzz on Buzzword

Learning Visions

the web apps status quo is set to change with the arrival of Buzzword , an office-caliber document editor with a visually rich user interface. And in a few months, when a desktop version is released, Buzzword will pose a serious challenge to Microsoft Word, the current king of document editing on the desktop. Documents can be shared among users, and your classmates or co-workers can leave comments, which show up as little yellow pop-up notes in the right-hand margin."

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Top Ten Tools for Jane Hart

Learning Visions

For the most part, I like tools that are easy to use, easy to learn, look good, and create good-looking output. I cant program to save my life, but I can create a course flow mockup using PowerPoint that gets my ideas across to those who can make it look really good.

Our Essential iOS Apps

E-learning Uncovered

For every person who uses this link to create a Dropbox account, Dropbox will give us both 500MB free! It works with most MS Office documents (doc, docx, xls, xlsx, ppt, and pptx), and allows you to create, view, edit, save, and track changes directly from your iPad.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: E-Learning Project Reality: Guerrilla Instructional Design

Learning Visions

The document is sent out to everyone, then the whole team gathers in a conference call and walks through the story board together. Ideally, the team has reviewed the document beforehand and has all of their comments, but more often than not, this is their first look at it.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Designers Tools

Learning Visions

My company creates customized course development templates for organizations. Course developers (who may or may not be instructional designers) use Flash to create courses, but they dont need to know how to use Flash at all. Rapid e-Learning tools make building courses almost as easy as writing documents in Word. Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Smell of Books

Learning Visions

Original documents reward us for taking the trouble to find them by telling us things that no image can. Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Learning to Work, Working to Learn

Learning Visions

Audio : Ive been learning the basics of using Adobe Audition for sound recording and have been creating narration for a course were currently building. Documenting Ive just discovered Evernote and I heart it. Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Google Docs

Learning Visions

It appears to just title your document with the first few lines of text. Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Monday, June 18, 2007 Google Docs I played around a bit with Google Docs this weekend. Well, I actually worked with Google Docs this weekend.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Guesstimating Seat Time

Learning Visions

I would go be creating a ISM (Instructional Strategy Matrix) which breaks content in a MLTP (Module lesson Topic Page)structure. Once this structure is made, this document can be used for two reasons, Seat time and Effort hours for estimation.

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Tony Karrer

The fact that this is one of the general sessions at ASTD TechKnowledge is interesting way to start 2009. I likely can create very interesting conversations and can help advertise these. It's quite an experience to have a work group edit a project status document real-time.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Content & Version Control

Learning Visions

Weve decided to add some simple text descriptors in our admin section that will allow a course creator to identify the content authors, the date originally created, update date, summary text about the course, and notes about the types of changes that were made. As Janet mentioned, "most companies have digital document control procedures that include e-Learning content." Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID.

Customer Complaints, How to Avoid the Traps

eLearning 24-7

Case studies: Marketing Document. Will the customer state in the case study anything about the product they do not like (I created one of these things once for a vendor a long time ago, and a customer mentioned to me that they did not like x and y about the product; guess what – it wasn’t in the case study). The customer is aware ahead of time that the vendor is going to create this case study, because the vendor has pre-notified them.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Design: Whats in a name?

Learning Visions

I get paid more to create training materials. Why, I do not know, as generally speaking, the user guides I write are more complex than the training materials I create. This topic creates much flurry and excitement, thats for sure. Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID.