DevLearn2011 I’ll Take My Rapid eLearning to Go

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One of the buzz words at DevLearn 2011 was ‘mLearning’ (mobile learning). Clearly there is a demand for people to be able to learn ‘on the go’. eLearning Development eLearning News eLearning Strategy Mobile Learning Articulate devlearn rapid authoring toolsShare. Tweet. Pin It. Accessing course content on smart phones, iPads and other mobile devices is appealing for a whole range of reasons.

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How to Create a Rapid E-Learning Tab in PowerPoint

Rapid eLearning

And that’s a pretty powerful feature, especially for rapid elearning developers. There are a number of features I use quite a bit when it comes to building elearning courses. My Favorite Rapid E-Learning Features. This is especially true if you build rapid elearning courses. This week I’m at Devlearn in Las Vegas. November 1 : Las Vegas, NV (Devlearn). Create Engaging and Interactive eLearning with a Simple Design Model.

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Why You Need PowerPoint 2010 for Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Starting with PowerPoint 2007, there are many features that make the rapid elearning process much more efficient. I detailed some of those features in this post on why PowerPoint 2007 helps you build better elearning. I can’t cover everything in a single post, so I am going to share five of the features I use most when creating elearning content with PowerPoint 2010. September 15 : Lincoln, NE (ASTD)— Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro. $80

Want to Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro? Then Check Out All of These PowerPoint Tips

Rapid eLearning

They include tips on creating custom graphics, assembly of interactive elearning, and getting more out PowerPoint’s features. Tips on Creating Rapid E-Learning Courses in PowerPoint. Building an elearning course with PowerPoint is not the same as building a presentation. This list of posts offers some good tips on building your rapid elearning courses in PowerPoint. How I Built that E-Learning Scenario. The Power of Rapid E-Learning.

Three Ways That These 70 Rapid E-Learning Tips Will Help You Build Better Courses

Rapid eLearning

They’ll get filled as you apply what you’re learning and gain more experience. General Thoughts on Rapid E-Learning. 3 Things You Can Only Learn from a Real E-Learning Expert : Learn to work with subject matter experts and the tech-savvy millennials; and get a definitive explanation of how to finally spell e-learning eLearning elearning leearning. Here are some tips to learn how.

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Save Time with These 3 Rapid E-Learning Tips

Rapid eLearning

The other day I was reviewing an old PowerPoint file that I used for the blog post on how to build simple interactive scenarios in PowerPoint-based elearning. If it was a real elearning course, it could have cost me quite a bit of time. Today, I want to revisit some of those tips and show how they can help you on your next elearning course. But a real elearning course with a lot more slides would see a significant improvement in the time to publish.

3 Ways to Define Interactive Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

There’s a lot of debate about interactivity in elearning. You have some people who think elearning is not valid unless it has a high level of interactivity. I was at a conference once where someone was demoing an elearning course. While the game was pretty cool, it was completely out of context for the learning. All E-learning Projects Are Not Equal. The first thing I like to address is that not all elearning projects are the same.

Are You Getting the Most Value Out of Your Rapid E-Learning Tools?

Rapid eLearning

While the application is versatile and great for elearning, many people still struggle to get past the PowerPoint look because the features are designed to encourage the use of the templates. The key is to learn to see the features from a different perspective. But if you can step away from what the vendor calls the product and how they present the features, you’ll learn to get more value out of the tools. And this is where the elearning community comes in handy.

#DevLearn 2015 Sessions That Impressed

eLearning Cyclops

I recently returned from the DevLearn 2015 Conference , which is always an incredibly inspiring learning experience. Also, challenges/obstacles and problems in current elearning/L&D. link] Brain Science and Learning: Seven Tips That Will Dramatically Improve Your Training Art Kohn I really liked his ideas on “boosting” learning – Post learning events that increase retention. DevLearn ISD

The DevLearn eLearning Rockstar Stage Reveal

eLearning Brothers

We have our very own Learning Stage at DevLearn this year! Being an eLearning Rockstar is more than just having flashy design with a whiz-bang quiz at the end. It’s about having a 360° understanding of the principles, ideas, and practicalities for successful eLearning. Stop by the eLearning Rockstar stage—conveniently located near the eLearning Brothers booth—to learn new techniques, see new tools, and become an eLearning Rockstar.

Rapid eLearning – Catch your Learner – Hook, Line and Sinker

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The great challenge for eLearning designers and developers is to build interesting courses while working within a limited timeframe. With the rise of software like Articulate, we now have the tools to rapidly create good-looking eLearning courses without the need for programming expertise. Adult Learning Principles Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development devlearn eLearning content instructional design rapid authoring tools

Your Favorite Rapid E-Learning Posts of 2010

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And as far as conferences, I’ll be at the usual ones like ASTD ICE and Devlearn. A Roadmap for Building an E-Learning Course. Here Are More Than 200 Free Rapid E-Learning Tutorials. Do You Really Need Instructions on How to Use an E-Learning Course? Why E-Learning is So Effective. Here’s How to Be an E-Learning Superstar in 2010. Rapid E-Learning Workshop: How to Create a Tabbed Notebook.

LEARNNOVATORS WINS DEVLEARN 2015 HYPERDRIVE CONTEST FOR MOBILE PERFORMANCE SUPPORT SYSTEM

Learnnovators

Learnnovators, a leading provider of innovative learning solutions, has won the DevLearn 2015 Hyperdrive contest, for its Mobile Performance Support System (MPSS) solution. In addition to winning the DevLearn Hyperdrive Contest, MPSS also recently won Gold in the 2015 Brandon Hall Excellence Awards in the ‘Best Use of Performance Support’ category. About the DevLearn 2015 Hyperdrive Contest. It also offers its own learning platform, Learnosphere.

Kaplan IT Learning to demo Version 2.0 of Atlantic Link collaborative rapid e-Learning authoring software at DevLearn 2010 by Learning Solutions Staff

Learning Solutions Magazine

At DevLearn 2010 in San Francisco, November 3-4, Kaplan will demonstrate a new version of Atlantic Link Content Point, Capture Point, and Knowledge Point products. Tags: Rapid Tools These include a range of new features and functionalities that deliver powerful media-suite editing capabilities.

eLearning Guild Releases Report - Rapid eLearning Authoring: Top Tools

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

The eLearning Guild just released another report today: Rapid eLearning Authoring: Top Tools. The data that makes up the foundation of this report comes directly from the eLearning community. There is also interesting data on the number of tools being used by eLearning professionals today compared with years past. What rapid authoring tools do you use? Strategy devlearn elearning

Kaplan IT Learning to demo Version 2.0 of Atlantic Link rapid e-Learning authoring software at DevLearn 2010 by Learning Solutions Staff

Learning Solutions Magazine

At DevLearn 2010 in San Francisco, November 3-4, Kaplan will demonstrate a new version of Atlantic Link Content Point, Capture Point, and Knowledge Point products. Tags: Rapid Tools These include a range of new features and functionalities that deliver powerful media-suite editing capabilities.

Training: Making of the Best Soft Skills eLearning Course!

Adobe Captivate

Topic: Making of the Best Soft Skills eLearning Course! Date and time: Thursday, 17th January, 2013 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh, eLearning DemoFest 2012 winner for Best Soft Skills Course, as she shares the secrets of creating an award-winning scenario-based course. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I.

Kaplan IT Learning to demo Version 2.0 of Atlantic Link rapid e-Learning authoring software at DevLearn|10 by Learning Solutions Staff

Learning Solutions Magazine

At DevLearn 2010 in San Francisco, November 3-4, Kaplan will demonstrate a new version of Atlantic Link Content Point, Capture Point, and Knowledge Point products. Tags: Rapid Tools These include a range of new features and functionalities that deliver powerful media-suite editing capabilities.

Kaplan IT Learning Showcases Atlantic Link e-Learning Solutions as SaaS at DevLearn 2010 by Learning Solutions Staff

Learning Solutions Magazine

Kaplan IT Learning will showcase a new Software as a Service (SaaS) offering at DevLearn 2010, November 3 – 5 in San Francisco. This new offering greatly simplifies the purchase and use of Kaplan’s Atlantic Link software, the award-winning rapid e-Learning development solution.

Allen Learning Technologies Launches Private Beta Program "Zebra" at DevLearn|10 by Learning Solutions Staff

Learning Solutions Magazine

Today at DevLearn|10 in San Francisco, Allen Learning Technologies announced a private Beta program for Project Zebra, a rapid e-Learning creation and deployment platform.

Allen Learning Technologies Launches Private Beta Program "Zebra" at DevLearn 2010 by Learning Solutions Staff

Learning Solutions Magazine

Today at DevLearn 2010 in San Francisco, Allen Learning Technologies announced a private Beta program for Project Zebra, a rapid e-Learning creation and deployment platform.

LearnTrends - Google Wave - DevLearn - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Upcoming Online eLearning Events. Online Learning Technologies–Past, Present, and Future. Why The Death Of The Newspaper Industry Should Scare The Hell Out Of The Learning Industry. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. The New Wave of eLearning Technologies. Learning Putty , November 20, 2009. Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources - Upside Learning Blog , November 2, 2009.

Yawn-proof Your e-Learning without Busting the Bank #dl09

Learning Visions

Last week at DevLearn in San Jose, Stephen Walsh and I presented to a packed room: "Yawn-proof Your e-Learning without Busting the Bank" It was Friday morning and everyone was quite exhausted. Yawn Proof Your e-Learning without Busting the Bank View more presentations from cammybean. Tags: kineo dl09 rapid e-learning instructional design

Check out this award-winning interactive eBook!

Adobe Captivate

Last month at DevLearn 2013 conference, I participated in the 9th Annual eLearning DemoFest event and showcased an Interactive eBook for iPad on how to use Adobe Presenter to create eLearning courses. There were 81 participants at DemoFest showing off their latest and greatest development efforts, offering the DevLearn conference attendees an opportunity to see […]. Adobe Presenter eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I.

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Kaplan IT Learning Showcases Atlantic Link e-Learning Solutions as SaaS at DevLearn|10 by Learning Solutions Staff

Learning Solutions Magazine

Kaplan IT Learning will showcase a new Software as a Service (SaaS) offering at DevLearn 2010, November 3 – 5 in San Francisco. This new offering greatly simplifies the purchase and use of Kaplan’s Atlantic Link software, the award-winning rapid e-Learning development solution.

Adobe Learning Summit is Back!

Adobe Captivate

We are thrilled to announce the Sixth Annual Adobe Learning Summit, co-located with DevLearn 2013 hosted by eLearning Guild in Las Vegas. At this event, you’ll get a chance to meet Adobe experts, industry luminaries, experienced eLearning and Education professionals, and the engineering team at Adobe. You can choose your sessions from five different tracks [.].

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Be an Insanely Great Professional Conference Attendee (at eLearningGuild’s DevLearn)

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Then you say, "We are beginning to use more reference materials as part of the learning and back on the job. If you are planning to attend DevLearn in October, and really even if you aren't but want to figure out what questions you really have , I would highly encourage you to TAKE ACTION by thinking through the questions you have about eLearning and CONTRIBUTING YOUR QUESTIONS AT THE END OF THIS POST. Are there new skills I should be learning?

More Than 30 PowerPoint Tips from the PowerPoint Pros!

Rapid eLearning

A lot of rapid elearning hinges on PowerPoint. To help you learn more about PowerPoint I pulled together a solid list of PowerPoint resources. From The Rapid E-Learning Blog. Here are a few posts that cover some of the essentials tips and tricks required for successful PowerPoint-based rapid elearning. 5 PowerPoint tips essential for effective rapid elearning. Templates from the Rapid E-Learning Blog.

Free Images for Your Safety Training Courses

Rapid eLearning

Check out their service agreement to learn more. Click here to view the elearning example. E-Learning Jobs: Training, elearning, and instructional design jobs. Interactive Sliders in E-Learning (Recap #52). Two rapid elearning workshops. Day 1: PowerPoint for E-Learning. Day 2: Building Interactive E-Learning with Articulate Storyline. E-Learning Heroes Roadshow.

Another Free PowerPoint Template & Learning Interaction

Rapid eLearning

Here’s a template I created for a recent workshop on how to create an exploratory learning interaction. I used a flat UI design for the learning interaction. Since it uses a similar style to this previous template , the two learning interactions can be combined. Example of the Learning Interaction. Here’s an example of the learning interaction combined with the previous template. Click here to view the learning interaction. Learning Interaction Downloads.

Does Your Client Need to Know You’re Using PowerPoint?

Rapid eLearning

But there’s a difference between elearning courses and slide presentations. However, it never fails that once someone knows you’re using PowerPoint to build the rapid elearning course, they apply the same rules to your elearning course that they’d apply to presentations. Despite all of the complaints about PowerPoint it’s a very diverse product that is used to create everything from vector illustrations to elearning courses. I’ll be at Devlearn in Las Vegas.

25 More Free Display Graphics for Your E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

In a previous post, I share 15 free display graphics that are commonly seen in elearning courses. The cool thing is that all of these are created in PowerPoint; so you can learn to build your own. One of the things I love about the elearning community is the willingness to share. Tidbits: October 16-19: Las Vegas, NV (CUNA)— Experience Learning Live! I’ll be presenting on building communities and how to build elearning courses with limited resources.

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15 Free Display Graphics to Use with Your E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

A lot of rapid elearning content finds its roots in repurposed classroom slides. You can download many of these templates (and more) from the E-Learning Heroes community. And many elearning courses use characters in front of projection screens. Here’s a list of upcoming conferences and presentations: October 16-19: Las Vegas, NV (CUNA)— Experience Learning Live! November 1: Las Vegas, NV (Elearning Guild)— Devlearn.

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7 Ways to Create Characters for Your Online Training Courses

Rapid eLearning

Create Custom Characters for Your E-Learning Scenarios. Sketching doesn’t need to be perfect and the organic nature of it provides a novel contrast to what we usually see in our elearning courses. Challenge Activity: Using Interactive Sliders in E-Learning (Challenge #52). E-Learning Jobs: Training, elearning, and instructional design jobs. Two rapid elearning workshops. Day 1: PowerPoint for E-Learning.

9 Time Saving Tips When Building Courses

Rapid eLearning

Start by thinking through the various screens common to elearning courses and then build the core structure. Build an elearning starter course template. Here’s a post where I detailed the elearning starter kit. E-Learning Jobs: Training, elearning, and instructional design jobs. Flat Design for E-Learning Graphics (Recap #50). Two rapid elearning workshops. E-Learning Heroes Roadshow.

Here’s the First Step When Building Interactive E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

On past projects, many of my customers would ask for interactive elearning courses. When I asked them how they defined interactive elearning courses they’d usually list things like fancy mouseovers, drag-and-drop interactions, and a host of other ways to interact with the screen. In fact, that type of interactivity is an important part of building effective and interactive elearning courses. Interactive E-Learning Courses: Create an Immersive Experience.

Why Building Interactive E-Learning is a Two-step Process

Rapid eLearning

How do you define interactive elearning? It’s a question I ask clients when they tell me they want an interactive elearning course. Usually they define interactive elearning with what we normally consider the “bells and whistles.” But they do play an important role in interactive elearning. But they’re only part of the interactive elearning process. Step 1: Interactive E-Learning Requires Onscreen Actions. Interactive elearning engages the learner.