Tech Tools That Help eLearning Designers Collaborate
SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
But when you’ve reached the point when you need feedback or some suggestions to spur more creativity, you can’t just ask a colleague to check out the design on your screen. Continue making the most of your alone time to create amazing eLearning content.
eLearning Authoring Tool Capability
B Online Learning
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
Since joining B Online Learning at the start of 2013 my world view of eLearning development practice and more importantly the capability of the so called rapid development technologies has changed.
E-Learning Interaction Building Tools Comparison
MAY 9, 2016
An eLearning course looks incomplete without interactions. We are excited to bring out the first ever Interaction Building Tools Comparison. We compiled this comparison after getting inputs from several Instructional Designers and eLearning course developers.
Designing your eLearning Project
B Online Learning
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
When I first began creating eLearning modules some time ago, I often struggled to come up with ideas for taking content and transforming it into something that was both a good learning experience and also looked appealing.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
It also creates a common language across the organization, and it improves on-the- job performance—all at a cost more reasonable than custom elearning. Conduct Behavioral Interviews” and “Design Great Training.” designer Cathy Moore. diagnostic tool.
5 FREE Tools For Instructional Designers
MAY 19, 2015
Instructional designers know that the tools they use allow them to get creative with how they develop their elearning. However, for someone that is just starting out in this field, these tools aren’t always accessible. Free Tools For ELearning Development.
Using Rapid Authoring Tools to Design eLearning Courses for Multiple Devices
APRIL 9, 2013
Our eLearning Challenges blog series explores the common situations our clients face when deploying learning solutions. To get today’s content, I interviewed Alicia Ostermeier , a senior learning designer for this project. eLearning Design Considerations for iPad.
The Incredible Power of Design Thinking in Learning Design
MAY 2, 2015
Design thinking is the new rage these days. Or is it already being followed as part of the learning design process? What is the significance of design thinking in the context of learning design? What benefits does it offer to learning designers? TOOLS / KITS.
Instructional Design vs. Learning Game Design: What’s the Difference?
APRIL 12, 2017
As the instructional designer, she expects you to create the learning game. You’re already on staff and it’s your job to create training content… so it seems natural that you would have the skills to design a serious game or gamification system as well.
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
key design principles: Shift the perspective from. She’s targeted an area on which to focus and starts exploring some tools and resources. DIAGNOSE Go through learning activities, classroom, elearning, etc. For those of us that design learning experiences, we.
Authoring Tool/ Framework Selection for Responsive eLearning Development: Comparative Summary
NOVEMBER 23, 2016
In previous posts, we discussed six responsive authoring tools/frameworks: Adapt, Evolve, gomo, Elucidat, Captivate 9, and Lectora 16. We have put together a feature-wise comparison, grouped under design considerations that we felt could influence the choice of tool. eLearning Adapt Articulate 360 Authoring Tools Comparative Summary Captivate 9 Elucidat Evolve gomo Lectora 16 Responsive Authoring Tools
Augmenting Authoring Tools using Interactions
AUGUST 19, 2013
This is just as true of online learning designers and developers as it is of anyone. Authoring Tool eLearning eLearning tools Instructional Design interactive learning mLearning rapid learning raptivity Tracking Technologies
Leverage eLearning Tools to Organize Business
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
Once a system of organization is established within a business, every employee and administrator should understand it and adhere to its design. Usually, company leaders turn to the Internet to locate organizational tools. Leveraging eLearning Tools for Business Organization.
eLearning: Designing for Every Learner
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MAY 24, 2016
As an instructional designer, I don't want to leave any students out in the cold. Regardless of whether you use the navigation features of the tool you are creating in, or create your own custom navigation, just make sure you cover all your bases. e-learning eLearning
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
THE TOOLS THAT’LL HELP PEOPLE. don’t want to learn from formal elearning. a tool to help employees in their job. UK hospitality company "IT WASN’T DESIGNED AS. In our everyday lives, we use the tools. how to use the tools that’ll provide them.
State of the Authoring Tool Industry 2015
JULY 14, 2015
– This means that multiple people can work at the same time on the same course and same page – it is really an awesome feature, especially with SaaS authoring tools. It should exist in every authoring tool. . . . Here is an idea – build a better authoring tool!
25 eLearning tools you need to have
MAY 12, 2016
It’s not much of a stretch to argue that an eLearning professional is only as good as their best tools. The team at LearnUpon organizes eLearning projects and helps customers with course content every day. Best productivity tools for eLearning. Tool: Trello.
10 Note-worthy Tools Every Instructional Designer Should Bookmark Now
OCTOBER 1, 2015
Finding a tool that makes your job as an instructional designer even a little easier is kind of like finding fairy dust to sprinkle over your projects. That’s how it feels, so why is it so hard to remember to save these tools for future use? eLearning tools
9 Common ELearning Design Mistakes
MAY 18, 2014
Nobody is perfect, and neither is elearning. I don’t see this as a bad thing, but rather just another reason why the elearning industry is so great. We can create elearning courses for year yet still strive to improve. 9 ELearning Course Design Mistakes.
The Art of Instructional Designing – PowerPoint Courses and Beyond
MARCH 10, 2016
There is a forever need for corporate and educational online training to be effective and engaging, and the onus of the same generally lies with Instructional Designers. To achieve this, interactions need to be an integral part of an eLearning course.
Top 10 HTML5 eLearning Authoring Tools
AUGUST 20, 2015
As the eLearning industry continues to evolve, the educational system becomes dependent upon HTML5. The developers from the eLearning industry constantly create and design new concepts that change the way people learn and teach. eLearning Tools
2016 Graphic Design Trends for eLearning Afficionados
JANUARY 21, 2016
Similarly, we wanted to touch on some of the major graphic design trends happening in eLearning in 2016. After doing some reading around, there is a fantastic article on Medium about 16 Web & Graphic Design Trends to Watch in 2016. Geometric Shapes and Grid-based Design.
B Online Learning
OCTOBER 15, 2014
This post was inspired by David Anderson’s eLearning challenge #32: Death, Taxes and E-Learning Mistakes. The purpose of the challenge was to highlight blunders found in eLearning courses and Articulate Community members provided many great examples of what […]. Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development authoring tools design elearning eLearning content eLearning course design instructional design Master elearning Course rapid authoring tools
6 Responsive eLearning Design Tips for Adobe Captivate 8
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
As you may know, when using Adobe Captivate 8, you can design for responsive courses to adapt to the device or the devices you are using. That is why you should take the time to harness the power of this tool. Responsive eLearning Design Video.
Webinar: Future of eLearning – The Death of the LMS and eLearning s Next Generation of Tools
APRIL 17, 2017
In last week’s webinar we heard from the team that created these standards in eLearning. The post Webinar: Future of eLearning – The Death of the LMS and eLearning s Next Generation of Tools appeared first on eLearning Brothers.
eLearning Book Review: The Accidental Instructional Designer
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
Instructional designers and eLearning managers can learn something from Cammy Bean’s book. Here’s a question for the eLearning managers out there: How many members of your instructional design team got involved in the field by accident?
Top Six E-Learning Tools for 2015
SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
Qualifications for e-learning tools. I didn’t put together any secret formula or weighting criteria for these tools. I did look at several sites that listed tools and realized for the most part they were authoring tools or tools that are super mainstream and oh, they are authoring tools. When I did find a recent site, a few tools were different than the authoring tools or tools like Go Animate!, Trial Tools.
Authoring Tool/Framework Selection for Responsive eLearning Development: Adapt
JUNE 28, 2016
To keep up with these changes, eLearning authoring tools/frameworks have also had to evolve and revamp their features to add multi-device support and responsive output. Meanwhile, new tools/frameworks designed specifically for responsive course […]. eLearning Adapt Adapt Authoring Too Adapt Framework Authoring ToolThe evolution of devices from desktop computers to tablets to mobile phones has changed the way people access and interact with content.
Knowing the Strength of Your eLearning Authoring Tool
JULY 9, 2015
This happens in eLearning as well. A new authoring tool or LMS comes along, and an Instructional Designer will try to copy/paste one of their old courses into the new system with no changes but the file extension.
Best Practices for Instructional Design in eLearning
MARCH 13, 2014
This, in turn, has led to a surge in the number of Instructional Designers(IDs). IDs are seen as professionals who can facilitate explicit eLearning outcomes. eLearning eLearning tools Instructional Design interactive learning Design document storyboarding As technology progresses, assuring the quality of educational experience continues to increase in significance. The […].
Multi-device eLearning: Custom or Tools?
APRIL 15, 2015
At the recently concluded LSCON 2015, I delivered a session on ‘Learning in a Multi-device World’ that covered the areas of design & development, testing, and delivering multi-device learning. eLearning eLearning Business eLearning Development Multi Device eLearning
Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses
SEPTEMBER 4, 2012
Tools these days come in three flavors. Geared toward e-learning developers and instructional designers. Authoring Tools for developers. Professional Presenter X – comes with sim tool, assessment, capture tool, documents to flash tool, etc.
What Should You Look for in an eLearning Designer?
DECEMBER 23, 2015
There are eLearning designers who can create some amazing courses and learning content. But if you’re in the market to hire an eLearning designer, don’t be focused on just the “bells and whistles.” An eLearning course isn’t built in a vacuum.
10 design tips for instructional designers
APRIL 7, 2017
These days a job ad for an instructional designer doesn’t just list the requisite skills of working alongside SMEs and structuring courses from a variety of complex source materials. Since the advent of more user friendly authoring tools, it likely also has design and development requirements.
Top 5 Free Screen Recording Tools for Mac and Windows
OCTOBER 6, 2016
There are plenty of commercial screen recording tools on the market today. Well, at least the most vital ones, those that an eLearning content developer uses in the process of creation.) The post Top 5 Free Screen Recording Tools for Mac and Windows appeared first on eLearning Brothers.
Open Source eLearning Tools
OCTOBER 13, 2010
I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory. You can find a long list of tools broken into authoring tools, games/simulations, quiz/test tools, social media, delivery platforms, tracking and whether they support mobile.
6 Steps to Choosing the Best eLearning Authoring Tool
JUNE 9, 2015
The mere thought of choosing a new e-Learning authoring tool may make some eLearning professionals cringe, but it doesn’t have to be a stressful and time-consuming task. In this article, I’ll walk you through the process of choosing the best eLearning authoring tool for you.
eLearning: Designing for Color Blindness
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JUNE 2, 2013
I've previously written a pretty wide array of articles on using color in eLearning design. Part of that series covered designing for color blindness and compliance. I've recently come across more resources for designing with various types of color blindness in mind that I'd like to share. I haven't used it yet, but this seems like a convenient time-saving tool. eLearning mLearning by AJ Walther.
7 Ways to Create Engaging eLearning Using Articulate Storyline
B Online Learning
JUNE 9, 2015
Take a look at these suggestions to create engaging eLearning from the Articulate community. Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning Strategy authoring tools design elearning eLearning content eLearning course design instructional design storyline