Top Ten Tools for Learning 2014

Experiencing eLearning

Diigo is my social bookmarking option. Microsoft Word isn’t exactly the most glamorous tool here, but it is a tool I use regularly for design documents, storyboards, and other projects for clients. Microsoft PowerPoint isn’t particularly exciting either, but it’s still a tool I use for storyboard, mockups, simple graphics, flowcharts, and more. Google Docs is where I keep track of my time spent on projects , create quick drafts, and other tasks.

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Is the Future of Communications Social?

Rob Hubbard

We supplement this with Google Docs for collaborative document creation, have started using Prezi for storyboarding complex branching scenarios and Mindmeister for top level instructional design. Mobile collaborative, social communication is where it’s at. I increasingly view email in the same way I do physical post – quaint, idiosyncratic and evocative of a bygone era. Email just seems so clunky nowadays and so outdated.

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Top Ten Tools for Learning 2011

Experiencing eLearning

Diigo is my social bookmarking option. Microsoft Word isn’t exactly the most glamorous tool here, but it is a tool I use regularly for design documents, storyboards, and other projects for clients. Google Docs is where I keep track of my time spent on projects, create quick drafts, and other tasks. This is the fifth year that Jane Hart has been collecting lists of top tools for learning.

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The short-cut buyers guide: LMS requirements and more

Docebo

Social learning. We are more socially connected than ever before (can we get a retweet?). Because online social interactivity has become second to breathing for most of us, more and more organizations are turning to social learning modules.

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23 Free eLearning Resources Loved by L&D Teams

gomo learning

Gomo Storyboard Template. Alongside our guide to using storyboards to build better courses, we created an editable storyboard template for you to replicate and download.

Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses

eLearning 24-7

Celtix - Enables you to create storyboards and scripts. elearning maker - another product form e-doceo; screenwriting, storyboards, media inserts, selection and moving of elements plus more; a beginner could use some of the features, but a developer has some additional capabilities and flexibilities. Ability to include social media – I’m not talking about YouTube here. Tools these days come in three flavors.

How to Edit Video (With Step-by-Step Video)

TechSmith Camtasia

It features multiple video experts, including Owen Video ( Thevideospot.net ), Buddy Scalera ( Content Strategist ), Jason Valade, Master Trainer (TechSmith), Danny Wittenborn, Product Strategy Manager (TechSmith), and Amanda Robinson ( Social Savvy Society ). There’s Google Doc, there’s all kinds of things out there that you can do the same sort of thing in, absolutely. Making that first video can feel like a struggle.

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Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Hot Topic #2 - Social Media , Social Networks , Social Learning , and Informal Learning. Social media, social networks, communities for learning both formal and informal is bigger than I think we can even imagine at this point. 7 Creative Ways to Introduce Social Media to Your Team , October 22, 2009. You can lead them to social media, but can you make them drink? Measuring Networked (or Social) Learning , April 9, 2009. Storyboard (96).

The Best eLearning Tools You Need Now

LearnUpon

Mural makes it visually pleasing to track tasks and projects, in addition to creating storyboards, etc. Why it’s a great eLearning tool: Captivate is a great eLearning authoring tool in which eLearning developers and designers can work projects through from storyboarding to exporting a completely responsive course. Google Docs. Google Docs provides an alternative to Microsoft Office. LinkedIn is the leading social network for professionals.

Unicorn Client Day - LIVE BLOG

Unicorn Training

Oh and congratulations to JLT who won the competition to provide us with a storyboard that we've converted into a ready-made course. PLATFORM - the full ability to have social media, rich media, quizzes, stats and no of diff types of file formats. Can highlight docs/pages, can bookmark, no of diff types of actions which syncs back to desktop. In process with SS/Unicorn to make sure so can launch App from SS portal - when you want to upload docs can do through SS.

Here Are More Than 200 Free Rapid E-Learning Tutorials

Rapid eLearning

Use Google Docs to create a free project review process. Use a wiki (or any social media tool) to storyboard your course or offer a collaborative review process. A few weeks ago I offered some advice on how to become an elearning pro without spending a dime. The essence of that post is: You have access to a lot of free tips and tricks. So there are plenty of opportunities to learn and it doesn’t cost you anything more than your time. Practice doing what you learn.

The Best Script Writing Strategy When You’re Just Getting Started With Andy Owen and Justin Simon

TechSmith Camtasia

Justin’s top tip is to use Google Docs’ talk to text feature to transcribe your ideas, rather than write them down. He suggests that while you can opt for a thorough process, such as storyboarding, you can also make short notes in the sidebars about what to include on screen as you speak.

25 eLearning Tools You Need Now

LearnUpon

In winter, instructors could create weather recipes to notify learners via social media that a class has been canceled or postponed. Captivate offers a different environment, in which developers and designers work projects through from storyboarding to exporting a completely responsive course. Tool: Google Docs. What it does: Many eLearning professionals use Google Docs as an alternative to Microsoft Office.

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

Learning Visions

Ive got the PowerPoints and Word docs to prove it. Just out of curiosity, what do you use to storyboard your stuff? Ive been storyboarding in Word for years and it continues to work for me. My "storyboard" is just the words and the descriptions of the graphics. When you storyboard in Word, have you created your own one-page template? I have been wondering why there has not been a standard storyboarding template.

The Best Script Writing Strategy When You’re Just Getting Started With Andy Owen and Justin Simon

TechSmith Camtasia

Justin’s top tip is to use Google Docs’ talk to text feature to transcribe your ideas, rather than write them down. He suggests that while you can opt for a thorough process, such as storyboarding, you can also make short notes in the sidebars about what to include on screen as you speak.

25 eLearning tools you need to have

LearnUpon

In winter, instructors could create weather recipes to notify learners via social media that a class has been cancelled or postponed. What it does: Storify is a content curation tool that provides a visual way to tell stories gathered from social media sources like Twitter, Facebook, Flickr , YouTube, Google , and RSS feeds. Why it’s great for eLearning: eLearning professionals are extremely active on social media, with new stories published all the time.

100+ Learning, Design & Technology Resources to Help You Get Sh*t Done

Mike Taylor

Headliner is a fun social media video creation app that I’ve been playing with. Grammarly has released a beta that works with Google Docs in Chrome. StoryboarderStoryboarder makes it easy to visualize a story as fast you can draw stick figures. Every week I include a few design resources and useful tools in my Learning, Design, and Technology newsletter. This is a collection of all them from 2018.