Are Digital Textbooks More Effective for K-12 Curriculum


While traditional textbooks are still a part of the educational curriculum, eBooks are rapidly becoming the preferred learning partner for students. And rightfully so, for an eBook provides much more interaction and engagement than a paperback textbook. Surely, students must have demonstrated a liking towards eBooks or there must have been statistical evidence of students scoring better grades when learning from digital textbooks.

Awesome Instructional Design Tips for Effective E-learning

CommLab India

The stakeholder reverted with his feedback: the course is not effective as learners are unable to grasp knowledge from it. Well, as mentioned at the start, the visual design is appealing, but the course is not effective. To learn how not to give feedback, refer to this ebook.

The Role of Technology in Digital Publishing


This change has been primarily driven by the evolution of digital books or eBooks as they are commonly called. From rocket eBook reader in 1998 to the ever-popular Amazon Kindle readers first launched in 2007, the dedicated reading devices have evolved tremendously.

Can Technology in the Classroom Replace Expensive Textbooks


According to NBC’s review of the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data, textbook prices have risen over 3 times the rate of inflation from January 1977 to June 2015, a whopping 1,041% increase. And with school authorities deciding which eBooks to use for the academic year, students are left with little to no choice but to comply with their institute’s demands. Related: Are Digital Textbooks More Effective for K-12 Curriculum. Use Open Source eBooks.

9 Ways Content Analytics Can Help Publishers and Authors


Digital publishers and self-publishing authors also create a lot of content for their readers, from educational eBooks to fiction novels. Related: 8 Highly Effective Digital Publishing Strategies. The higher number of people viewing your eBook, the more chances of a sale.

Harness the Power of Videos in Interactions


It goes without saying that eLearning courses can be made more engaging using a range of techniques, and using videos can be an effective one. Why effective? An example of video being used in an eBook to create a unique eBook experience.

9 Ways Content Analytics Can Help Publishers and Authors


Digital publishers and self-publishing authors also create a lot of content for their readers, from educational eBooks to fiction novels. As user engagement and content reach determines the probability of eBooks sales, it is important to focus on these two aspects for better sales opportunities. The content analytics tool shows a real-time dashboard with useful statistics such as most popular books, unique views, active users report etc.

Textbooks are dead. Or Should Be.


Now let’s examine this statistic. College students are the most effected by cost of any student group, averaging around $900 a year on textbooks, according to a 2010 study by Nicole Allen. iPad mobile learning cloud learning eBooks elearning tablet textbooks XylemeI know it’s a bold statement but just for a minute here, humor me and think about a world without physical textbooks, where teachers assign, distribute, receive assignments and grade on a tablet computer.

7 Shocking Ways the Internet of Things Has Changed e-Learning Process

Your Training Edge

Nowadays, students are asked to use the internet to find answers to questions including the adding of statistics and data. The Invention of eBooks. Today, it’s easier to create eBooks than before.

5 Steps to Successful Product Training Onboarding for Sales Reps


To avoid being a part of this statistic, it is important to establish an effective onboarding training program. Having an effective onboarding process in place is critical in giving your new hires the best start possible in their new roles.

Learning Analytics: Advanced Evaluation Complexity


As a quick reminder, Advanced Evaluation looks at things—such as correlations and regression analysis—and applies statistical techniques to understand, not only what happened, but also why it happened.

18 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 11

Upside Learning

In short, the last week has seen the internet buzzing with activity – from some astonishing statistics in the mobile domain to eBooks taking the centre stage in publishing market and the entry of QR in eLearning. Know how the statistics stand today.

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Modern Onboarding Training Program: A Necessity for Any Business


According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics , the national unemployment rate has hit a low of 3.8% This starts with an effective onboarding training program. An effective onboarding training program improves employee engagement encouraging them to stay for the long run.

L&D Pros have a new BFF in AI-powered Learning Technology


In fact, AI is a powerful tool that elevates human decision making because there is no statistical model or algorithm that can substitute the intuition of a human being. You might uncover that a video is more suited to one learner, while slide presentations are more effective for another.

8 Must-Read Articles About mLearning


E-Learning is all about making the process of learning easier, more effective and accessible despite where and when students want to learn. Games in the service of effective mobile learning It’s been proven many times that fun is the best way to learn.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators


More specifically, it allows you to share photos and videos that are accompanied with cool special movement effects and music accompaniment. In this interactive environment, you can add short texts, images and photos, sounds, video and a range of special effects that are necessary to create an online multimedia presentation. It’s important to say that this data is available for editing and can be used in graphs, diagrams, or statistical analysis. Ebooks. Free ebook.

10 Overlooked Benefits of Using eLearning Infographics

TechSmith Camtasia

Online learners have the opportunity to evaluate every idea, statistic, or step before moving onto the next item in the eLearning infographic. Numerous studies have shown that the human mind remembers images and graphics more effectively than text.

Is it Time to Talk About Learner Experience?

Enyota Learning

And then there is the statistic that shows that companies that invest in employee training and learning and development initiatives enjoy 24% higher profit margins as against companies who don’t.

Take A Leap Of Faith With Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Interestingly, these statistics are only marginally better than those reported by ASTD for the US market in May 2012. Any learning that can help it is immediately effective. This article was originally published in Learning Technologies 2013’s special show guide issue.

8 Examples Of Video-Based Learning For Corporate Training

EI Design

Let me highlight their impact through some statistics: There are 22 billion daily video views: Snapchat (10 billion), Facebook (8 billion), and YouTube (4 billion). This video format features text animations (with sound effects) that can be implemented to communicate the required message.

How Tableau uses Data to Improve Sales Training ROI


The Kirkpatrick pyramid is a popular four-level training evaluation model that helps trainers measure the effectiveness of their programs in an objective way. Then we can start to make the case for how effective these tools are.”.

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How Can You Combine Mobile Learning And Gamification To Create High Impact Training?

EI Design

Here are a few statistics on the adoption, usage, and impact of mobile learning and gamification : According to the T+D Magazine, mobile learning is an emerging trend that will reshape the workplace. Read More: Free eBook: Why You Should Adopt Gamification For Corporate Training.

How to Create Microlearning Courses Your Sales Reps Will Never Forget

CommLab India

What makes microlearning so effective for sales training is that it aims to address one learning point at a time, leading to long term retention. Using infographics you can depict product features and statistics pictorially.

5 Popular Ways to Increase Conversion Rates with Video

TechSmith Camtasia

Here are seven statistics to help you see the light: A recent study by TechSmith found that 48% of people find video the most engaging form of communication (vs. But, what if there was a way to make digital ads even more effective?

7 Examples Of Responsive eLearning Design For Higher Engagement And A Better Learning Experience

EI Design

Effective learning interactions hold the key to a successful and sticky learning experiences. Free eBook: 12 Examples That Prove Mobile Learning And Microlearning Is An Essential Combination To Meet Your Learning Mandate. References: Mobile Marketing Statistics compilation.

The Benefits Of Custom Mobile Learning Solutions For Your Company

Adobe Captivate

If these bytes could be delivered in interesting and engaging formats and made available to learners within their work-flow, they will work effectively in helping learn, recall, and retain. How do we ensure that we leverage on this higher learner engagement for a more effective learning?

Top 20 Guides for Setting Up an Internal App Store


It has already evolved as one of the most powerful and effective mediums for accessing information, for both personal and professional uses. Managing the usage information statistics for making good purchase/licensing decisions. eBook.

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A Look Back At DevLearn 2016 – Some Session Takeaways


Some of the key takeaways for me were: Every time you tell a story, be it a magician on stage or an instructional designer developing an eLearning course, you select what you want to say, but because you are unlikely to tell everything that happened you are effectively telling a lie.

With B2B Publishing, digital innovation is key


As with any type of content marketing, B2B marketing needs to be done a certain way for it to be effective. The basis of this argument can be underscored by some of the research and statistics recently highlighted by Business 2 Community Contributor Julie Gauthier.

10 Must-Have Features to Look For in an LMS

CommLab India

Here is an eBook on: How to Harness Moodle LMS Efficiently to Meet Your Training Needs. Checkout our eBook on 6 Tips to Make Your LMS User-Centric. In today’s world, any company that is looking to streamline its training process will venture into LMS implementation.

The Importance of Training Station for Your Organization

WalkMe Training Station

It’s also worth mentioning that the site’s extensive compilation of articles and webinars was developed to demystify the various aspects of organizational training, and to put their costs and effects in the correct perspective. – Statistics on various trends with regards to employee training. – A copy of a valuable Ebook “Express Train: How to Accelerate Employee Time to Competence” What Else Can You Expect From The Site?

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5 Ways Consumerization of Learning is Revolutionizing Corporate Learning


Download eBook. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics and their Current Population Survey listed a spectrum of qualifications, each more in-depth and advanced than the next. However, a library of curated content on digital marketing skills, delivering presentations or negotiation skills can more effectively provide personal and professional growth and ultimately drive productivity. If you’re an autodidact, you could be influencing the Learning and Development sector.

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Free L&D webinars for August 2018

Limestone Learning

And it would be ideal for just-in-time learning, if only it could be effectively searched. In this webcast, you’ll learn about: The design of a year-long program focused on building leadership effectiveness. Describe how to make a program effective.

Beyond Diversity: Creating an Inclusive Workplace


One of the mechanics underlying the above positive statistics is that organizations and teams can better ascertain customer needs and deliver stronger service if they reflect the end user demographics themselves. However, the key point is that team members must feel able to be part of the conversation and empowered to have an impact if their insights are to be effective.

GE TV: Craig Weiss on the Future of the LMS and Authoring Tools Markets

Growth Engineering

For me, I’m a data collector, I’m a big statistics guy and I always was with analytics. So in order for it to be effective, it has to give the administrator the right, because a completed course defeats the purpose of workplace training. Welcome to a brand new episode of GE TV !