eLearning Trends for 2018

Association eLearning

Every year around this time, we discuss the eLearning trends for the next year. These are the eLearning trends for 2018. If you missed our recent webinar on this topic, check out the recording for great information on the use of story and games.

eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

If you’re new to eLearning or online training, it can seem like you’re wading through alphabet soup with all the various anagrams and terminology used in this industry. Grab a spoon, and let’s dig in to the soup, with this eLearning glossary.

PowerPoint or Prezi: Which is Best for eLearning?

Association eLearning

Here are a few points to consider before making a choice for your association: “Is the eLearning well-designed?”. These programs are tools; what you do with them determines whether or not they’re effective. Compatibility with other eLearning programs.

4 Tips to Writing eLearning Scripts That Sing

Association eLearning

If you’re getting started on a new script for an eLearning course, you probably aren’t planning to create a “musical” experience. Here’s my take on the top 4 ways to make your eLearning scripts sing: 1. Okay, now back to your eLearning script.

Aligning eLearning Levels of Interactivity with Articulate 360

B Online Learning

They say for eLearning to be engaging, it needs to be interactive. How interactive your module needs to be, comes down to the definition questions you asked prior to entering into the development phase of your module. Level I interactivity is great for simple information.

How do you build eLearning?

B Online Learning

When it comes to building eLearning, how do you do it? If you said ‘yes’ to any of those questions, you might need to stop and take a good long hard look at the way you develop your modules. Come to think of it, is eLearning the right solution at all? Should this be eLearning?

The Evolution of eLearning – A Science Geeks Perspective

B Online Learning

Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning Strategy Informal Learning Social Media adult learning principles authoring tools elearning eLearning content eLearning course design online learning rapid authoring tools storyline technologyIf you’ve had a chance to read my last blog you may have guessed that I have a general dislike for most formal education.

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7 Things About eLearning Your CEO/Executive Director Wants to Know

Association eLearning

As an Education Director, you see the writing on the wall, and have decided that eLearning is the answer your association’s needs. But wait…How will you explain eLearning to your Executive Director? Will you use this as a development tool?

9 Google Search Hacks to Make eLearning Development A Whole Lot Easier

eLearning Brothers

One of the biggest pain points of eLearning development is not being able to quickly issues. The answer to almost all your eLearning questions are in Google, but you need to know how to find them. This post will go over how to find the eLearning problems with Google search.

Designing Scenario Based Learning with Articulate Storyline

B Online Learning

So why should your eLearning content follow the one route. Studies have shown that the amount of information and practical knowledge retained by adult learners, [.].

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. I found something interesting while cleaning off an old shelf recently.

Three Secrets to Memorable eLearning Experiences

eLearning Brothers

What is eLearning, really? For the last ten years, I’ve developed training in some capacity. I remember a couple years ago a co-worker asked me what software program converted content to eLearning. Technology makes it so easy to develop eLearning programs.

The Power of Story in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

It’s a similar situation with eLearning. The power of story helps us engage learners with the eLearning content we deliver. Imagine that you’re assigned a project to develop eLearning content that supports a new software program that tracks customer calls.

6 Tips for eLearning Developers To Help Fix Their Code

eLearning Brothers

In the world of eLearning programming, there are many ways your code can have an error. Although the article was written for web developers, it has many useful principles for eLearning developers as well. This website has a ton of coding information.

7 Tech Tools & Skills Trainers Must Have

TalentLMS

Are you hiring someone for developing eLearning training programs for your organization? Maybe you are crossing over from training to training development yourself. No matter which way you go in eLearning, you need to have a few basic skills to make it.

Situated Cognition In eLearning: What eLearning Professionals Should Know

TalentLMS

Context is key to creating successful eLearning experiences. In this article, I’ll shed light on the situated cognition theory, from its core principles to tips that will help you use it in your next eLearning course. 5 Tips To Use Situated Cognition In eLearning.

Buy the Course Keep the Source

B Online Learning

B Online Learning is certainly one of those companies that look for new and innovative ways to deliver digital solutions, but also actively support their staff in their own personal development and research and experimentation.

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5 Ways to Bring Contextual Learning to Your Association

Association eLearning

Without context the information is meaningless. eLearning works the same way. Making your association’s learning contextual will not only help your members make sense of information, it will also help them remember it. Then it exploded. By itself, this sentence doesn’t say much.

Creating eLearning Content around Learning Objectives with Simple and User-friendly Authoring Tools

easygenerator

In March 2014, easygenerator conducted a survey to identify trends in the eLearning arena. Research results indicated how eLearning professionals perceive the latest developments in the field, what challenges they face and what demands and requirements they have.

Creating eLearning Content around Learning Objectives with Simple and User-friendly Authoring Tools

easygenerator

In March 2014, easygenerator conducted a survey to identify trends in the eLearning arena. Research results indicated how eLearning professionals perceive the latest developments in the field, what challenges they face and what demands and requirements they have.

Why Negative Reinforcement is Actually Quite Positive!

Association eLearning

So what can you do with this information? Knowing its true meaning means you can move beyond its “negative” connotation and instead see it for the valuable tool it is. Today, I wanted to talk about a misnomer I hear all the time that drives me up a wall. Negative reinforcement.

Communities of Practice in your LMS: A hidden KM tool

TalentLMS

Why, despite all efforts to capture the right content for a seemingly “performance-based” training, you are unable to get satisfying reviews on your eLearning content. How would that help you create better eLearning? Information organized data. Tips eLearning LMS

Is “Rapid” eLearning Design and Development Possible?

Bottom-Line Performance

Traditional eLearning may be on its way out, but it is still with us today. In today’s lean times, there is lots of buzz and interest around “rapid” elearning design and development. e-Learning Learning Design e-learning development elearning instructional design

Is “Rapid” eLearning Design and Development Possible?

Bottom-Line Performance

Traditional eLearning may be on its way out, but it is still with us today. In today’s lean times, there is lots of buzz and interest around “rapid” elearning design and development. e-Learning Learning Design e-learning development elearning instructional design

eLearning in the Workplace

TalentLMS

Workplace learning, professional development and eLearning are phrases with increasingly blurred meanings. Information technology systems are used to develop business infrastructure and conduct operational protocols like CRM, Finance and Human Resources.

14 Essential eLearning Templates

eLearningArt

When I develop eLearning courses, there are many common elements that I use over and over. By identifying patterns, I can create a reusable framework that reduces development time on future courses. Think about what you want the learner to DO with the information.

eLearning: Determining the Best Size for Today's Lessons

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel      When developing eLearning lessons using any of the top development tools (Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, or TechSmith Camtasia Studio), you need to take the size of your learner's device into account. If you make your eLearning lesson too large (I'm talking width and height, not how many megabytes the lesson might be), learners with small displays may have to scroll to see your content.

From eLearning to mLearning: The Top 5 Challenges beyond Technology

mLearning Revolution

Let’s get one thing out of the way, the future of eLearning isn’t about adding more ‘ animations ‘ to our existing eLearning (in the name of making courses more engaging), neither is it about an eLearning 2.0 Lack of mLearning Tools.

Not all e-learning design has to be responsive

The eLearning Nomad

Each new version of Articulate Storyline (DynaMind’s preferred tool to develop these stand-alone modules) has improved ‘responsiveness’. Yet, not all of the e-learning modules developed by DynaMind are responsive.

We Uncovered 3 Major eLearning Takeaways to Implement This Year

eLearningMind

And eLearning is no exception to the rule of using last year’s triumphs (and failures) as a method to make the next year better than ever. Even eLearning can be a case of too much of a good thing. In 2015, w elearned that there’s really not one perfect type of eLearning.

Evaluating Your eLearning

eFront

So, your new eLearning course is ready to be launched and you are all excited about the prospects of “immensely” pleased stakeholders in your organization. eLearning is all about iterations and versions. Researchers to assess eLearning materials.

What Can Keep And Hold A Millennial In Your Organization? Learning and Development

Association eLearning

Your organization benefits, because Millennials want spread the word and enlighten others with relevant information that intrigues them. The use of gamification in training and other tailored learning tools are very familiar to the Millennial. Their viewing habits cover consuming a number of videos and information in small increments of time. Learning and Development appeared first on Knowledge Direct.

Learning Management Systems and You

Association eLearning

Detailed and informative, they said.” Online training programs are often called eLearning. An LCMS provides tools for managing and creating course content, many LMSs do not. People always want to know how their association could benefit from a Learning Management System (LMS).

9 Top eLearning Trends of 2017 from 49 Experts

eLearningArt

What does the future of eLearning hold? I think a good place is by asking 49 of the world’s leading eLearning experts the top 3 trends they predict for 2017. Download additional analysis and all the commentary in the free 2017 eLearning Learning Trends eBook.

What is Blended Learning, and Why is it Important?

ej4 eLearning

Adding technology solutions, like an online wiki or content library, allows learners to access just the information they need. The net result is a training experience where each learner can focus on the skills and information they themselves need, without having to sit through unnecessary lectures or wade through piles of irrelevant information. Finally, digital formats allow courses to be updated and expanded with little cost outside of content development.

Low-end tools: QR codes and SMS text messaging

Bottom-Line Performance

This is part 6: Low-end tools: QR codes and SMS text messaging. By scanning the code with the reader, you can quickly link to information. could take them to a robust website that gives more information. Mobile Learning e-learning e-learning development elearning

Fundamentals of Good eLearning Scenarios

360 Training

Top-rated instructors strive to create useful and engaging online training to help learners get the most out of their elearning and help them apply the knowledge in practical life. eLearning scenarios are an excellent way to engage learners, promote their decision making skills, and to help them apply the acquired knowledge through practice. Motivational : eLearning scenarios should be motivating and closely linked with the learning objectives of the course.