Top 7 tips for Innovative eLearning Development

Your Training Edge

eLearning development is a matter that is concerned to us. In particular, is an innovation in the field of eLearning. Digitalization has an important role in advancing and developing eLearning process. Online eLearning.

Case Study: Using templates to make eLearning development easier

B Online Learning

B Online Learning recently went through this process when we were selected by NSW Health to be the sole developer for […].

UL Fun-e-toons:Online Learning

Upside Learning

Related posts: UL Fun-e-toons: Rapid Learning UL Fun-e-toons: Learning Management UL Fun-e-toons: eLearning By Pages.

“Are we there yet?” Determining eLearning Development Time

B Online Learning

In the world of eLearning development, one of the single most elusive concepts to understand and work around, is the question of how long will the development of any given piece of content take. Developers struggle to quantify it and Clients, Stakeholders and SME’s struggle to understand and support it.

The student will become the master! But how? Adapting the Feynman 3-Step Mastery Technique to Online Learning

Association eLearning

So how can we apply this technique toward greater understanding in the eLearning arena? As the old adage goes, “to teach is to learn twice”, and mastery comes to those who apply what they’ve learned.

How To Start Estimating Development Costs For Your Online Learning

eLearning Industry

Most research on the development time for online learning predates today’s easy-to-use course authoring tools. Here's a look at how you can determine the estimates for how long it takes to create an eLearning program, how much it will cost, and the ROI (Return On Investment) it will bring you. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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How To Build A Business Case For Outsourcing eLearning Development

eLearning Industry

There are several compelling reasons to go for outsourcing the development of online learning. This article offers 5 tips that will help you build a strong and convincing business case for outsourcing your eLearning initiatives. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Content Development eLearning Content Development Outsourcing eLearning Development Best Practices eLearning Outsourcing

Case Study: Using templates to make eLearning development easier

B Online Learning

B Online Learning recently went through this process when we were selected via a competitive tendering process by NSW Health to develop a comprehensive online training […]. Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning News eLearning Strategy authoring tools design elearning eLearning content eLearning course design rapid authoring tools storyline

Gamification and Virtual Reality Being a Trend Setter in eLearning

Swift eLearning Services

When you feel like nothing is important more than learning, then you can think out of the box and add new dimensions to your ideas.

Learning Myths: Debunked

Association eLearning

Perhaps the most pervasive myth about education is the ubiquitous “learning styles” myth. Many of those hits are, tellingly, for websites trying to sell you their “learning styles” program. Daniel Willingham Learning Styles FAQ.

The Worst eLearning Course Ever

Association eLearning

This post is dedicated to pet peeves, worst practices, and other abominations that terrorize eLearning. You can help keep bad eLearning away from your association. Start with clear learning objectives, manage the content density, and be mindful of the visual design.

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Accessibility and Articulate Storyline 2

B Online Learning

If you’re not familiar with WCAG, they cover a wide range of recommendations for making Web content (including eLearning) more accessible to people with […].

eLearning Model – Santos & B Online Learning win 2X Platinum Awards!

B Online Learning

We are very happy to announce our eLearning development partnership with Santos has been recognised with 2X LearnX Impact Platinum awards. The Platinum Awards are (click the link to learn about the other award) Best eLearning Model – Online – Code of Conduct Best Bespoke / Custom Learning Program - Unlock Performance and Potential Santos required an […].

Bespoke Custom Learning – Santos & B Online Learning win 2X Platinum Awards!

B Online Learning

We are very happy to announce our eLearning development partnership with Santos has been recognised with 2X LearnX Impact Platinum awards. Background on the Partnership Santos chose B Online Learning over 2 years ago to improve their eLearning capacity. They were particularly looking for: • Faster turnaround times • More functionality and features • Lower […].

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7 Tips for Writing for eLearning

B Online Learning

At some time through your development you are going to find yourself writing text for the content to be included within your module. eLearning Design eLearning Development elearning eLearning content eLearning course design elearning development instructional design online learning

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Don’t Treat Beginners and Experienced Learners the Same Way

Association eLearning

Everyone had to learn everything together though, despite the fact that we were at different stages of learning. Trying to create one-size-fits-all eLearning can lead to similar difficulties. One-size-fits-all eLearning may sound like a good thing, but that isn’t always the case.

Learning isn’t Linear

Association eLearning

To put this into context, let’s take a broader look at how learning occurs. People sometimes think that the rate of learning (skill, knowledge, wisdom, etc.) They picture a line moving steadily upward as a person learns. Learning isn’t linear.

eLearning Adoption at NRMA

B Online Learning

One of the great joys of my role here at B Online Learning, is when I get to work with individuals, groups or companies who are starting an eLearning journey and my role is to help them start.

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How to Get Ahead in the eLearning Industry

B Online Learning

I recently received an email from a past Master eLearning Course (MEC) student wondering what else she could do to keep her new eLearning skills fresh and up to date.

Make Performance the Goal

B Online Learning

In most, if not all eLearning and classroom courses, one of the first things mentioned are the Learning Outcomes. After all, they’re the purpose of the course. Unfortunately, in many cases, there isn’t a lot of thought put into them.

Education Balancing Act: Asynchronous, Synchronous, and Blended Learning

Association eLearning

What do you think of when you hear the term eLearning? Maybe your mind jumps to webinars or interactive courses in a Learning Management System (LMS). There are many different types of eLearning, so it isn’t surprising that they can be divided into categories.

Writing Effective eLearning Narration: Making It Easy to Read, Say, and Comprehend

Association eLearning

This is a solid approach and, when used well, can make for great learning experiences. Clearly, this is not what you want to have happen with your eLearning! Many courses rely upon voiceover to help connect with their learners.

Learning and Cognitive Load

B Online Learning

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Getting Started with Online Member Education

Association eLearning

Way back when I was just a marketing minion working in development at a nonprofit, I used to attend workshops and classes that would help me learn more about my industry. Yet, how much more could I have learned if I didn’t have to drive across town to take the course?

eLearning Trends for 2015: Here to Stay or Go Away?

Association eLearning

Trends in eLearning come and go, but a good LMS is forever. Below is a list of eLearning trends we expect to see in 2015. Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are definitely trending in eLearning. These are online courses offered to the masses, often for free.

Don’t Just Tell, Show: the Value of Examples

Association eLearning

Uninspired eLearning tends to fail on both of these points. You could just tell them by sending out an e-mail or making an eLearning course full of animated text that lists all of the information. We need to learn how to use it too because we’re falling behind them.

Blended Learning: Not your Mother’s, Grandmother’s, or Possibly Even Older Sibling’s Training

Association eLearning

Blended learning is not new to training. Yes, you probably do remember and that’s the point of blended learning. Make no mistake, today blended learning goes beyond merely tagging on a movie or performing a Web Quest on the internet. Without Blended Learning.

What’s the Difference Between an LMS and an LCMS? Hint: It’s Not Just the Letter “C”

Association eLearning

It can be difficult to understand eLearning terms when they’re used interchangeably. For example, you’ve likely seen Learning Management Systems (LMS) and Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) discussed on various websites and company pages.

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Dense eLearning Isn’t Smart

Association eLearning

That’s not something you want to see in the feedback for your association’s eLearning. Luckily, there are ways to make eLearning more digestible, regardless of the subject matter. Think of your eLearning as a pool. Only include essential content in your eLearning.

Game Based Learning: Is It Appropriate For My Association?

Association eLearning

Why are games so popular, and how can we leverage gamification for association learning? Like any effective learning project, it’s critical to define your audience and determine if gamification is a good fit.

The Difference Between Empathy and Sympathy (And when to use each one)

Association eLearning

Incorrectly using empathy over sympathy, or vice-versa, can limit the efficacy of your eLearning program. By understanding the difference and consciously choosing which to use, you will be on your way to tailoring learning experiences to your audience. “Make your audience care.”

Quality Assurance: Fine-Tuning Your eLearning to Be Its Best

Association eLearning

Quality assurance, or QA as it is better known, is a vastly important yet surprisingly underappreciated aspect of eLearning. They require their eLearning to use these terms and to follow suit any time they’re mentioned. Chapter 1: The Basics.

Learning Management Systems and You

Association eLearning

People always want to know how their association could benefit from a Learning Management System (LMS). They want us to start offering them online. Cue the 1950’s film strip… “Learning Management Systems and You!”. An LMS is a system for managing learning.

5 Ideas To Getting Online Learners’ Attention

eLearning Industry

This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Development Best Practices Learners Attention Online Learners Online LearningGetting learners' attention and holding onto it is a problem that most course creators and educators face. So what can they do to bring learners in and keep them engaged? This article lists down 5 ideas that could work.

If the User Experience Annoys, Fix It.

Association eLearning

That’s definitely not the feeling any association wants its learners to have when they’re taking eLearning. Let’s take a look at some best practices you can use to keep your eLearning user-friendly. I had a bad user experience (UX) at a dollar store a while back.