How to Transform a PDF into an eLearning Course

360 Training

In this post, we will shed light on how to transform PDF content (training material) into an online course. eLearning is the future of education. PDF and PowerPoint are the two major formats that we use for training material and/or presentation.

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Design Thinking for Educators

Upside Learning

IDEO is one of the companies I admire for solid and contemporary product design and especially follow their Play and Digital Experience areas on their website. I recently heard on twitter that they’d launched a toolkit for educators to assist with Design Thinking at [link]. If you’re a K12 educator, you’ve probably heard about this one by now. If you haven’t already, head on over there , register and download the PDF.

HTML superior to PDF for STM publishing


HTML superior to PDF for STM publishing. Most publishers now use the Web to distribute their products and nearly every STM journal is currently published online as well as in physical form. A PDF is a static document that cannot be updated as information changes.".

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How to Develop Product Knowledge Training for your Business


This happens when you have the perfect combination of a great product and, importantly, a team that has the product knowledge needed to support and satisfy customers. But how do you easily and efficiently get your employees up-to-speed on your product? Types of product knowledge.

Agile Microlearning Explained

transformations lead to new solutions, advanced ideas, and increased productivity and profit. ADAPTIVE TRAINING In the 1960s, when behavior scientists and educators first started. COGNITIVE SCIENCE BEHIND OTTOLEARN v1.1

Leveraging Acrobat DC and Captivate 2017 to Enhance Self-directed Learning Opportunities

Adobe Captivate

The challenge was to develop a guided interactive course that could be used in conjunction with anatomical simulators under the following conditions: Product must be device agnostic. The product design team consisted of a content developer, subject matter expert and a narrative editor.

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Intellectual Property Protection for Online Courses & Training [Unique Anti-Piracy Features]


Are you worried that your educational content might get copied, pirated or stolen? In fact, LearnWorlds is the only course platform offering such built-in copyright protection functionality , meaning you don’t have to spend time and money on third-party products to get a similar result.

XML Workflow: The New Content Process Publishers Need

Magic EdTech

XML also allows publishers to easily repurpose content for other products such as collections of articles or custom products. All deliverables are created and passed through the editing and production cycle as one XML file.

Product Review: Litmos LMS

eLearning 24-7

Education, non-profit, association can be equally good markets for them. Lots of options, because reference materials, no longer have to be PDF, word docs or excel files. If your system is for education only, then “student&# is equally acceptable.

Educating Your Customers the Mobile Way

CommLab India

Well, one of the key elements for effective customer engagement is the delivery of good customer education. And, one of the ways to educate customers well is mobile learning. Unleashing mobile learning for customer education .

Digital Rights Management for Education Content Providers


Education sector, in particular, has seen a significant shift from the traditional models of working to digital practices. Adobe DRM: Adobe DRM solutions protect EPUB and PDF files from unauthorized viewing and allows readers to manage their digital rights-protected eBooks on the Macintosh and PC platforms, as well as on supported mobile reading devices. Lizard Safeguard: Providing total document security, it enables publishers to control access to and use of PDF documents.

Make Reading Accessible To All With Our Ebook Conversion Services

Magic EdTech

Magic has a great tool aptly named SmarTouch that allows authors, production engineers and publishing house to easily convert and export their content. . The ultimate goal of technology is to provide information and education to everyone without discrimination.

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How AI and Machine Learning Addresses Challenges in Educational Content Creation and Instruction

Magic EdTech

As the volume of data surpasses humans’ ability to make sense of it manually, we’ll rely more on automated systems to process and learn from lots of data, and the changes in that data, to continue to make data useful in improving systems, services, products, and so on.

MagicBoxTM is Exhibiting at ISTE 2019


Event : International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) 2019. Attendees : Ang’john Ferreri , AVP, Product Sales, Hemant Gautam , Senior Consultant for Digital Strategy. The theme for the program this year is “Bold Educators Activate Change.”

Crafting a Good Story for Your Product Video (free ebook)

TechSmith Camtasia

I discovered over the years, that in education as well as in advertisements, screencasts are just not good enough on their own. We need to step away and see the big picture in order for us to deliver great engaging product videos for our clients.

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Top 10 Quiz Makers for Teachers and Educators

DigitalChalk eLearning

Export to Word or PDF to print. Class Marker is a secure site for business and education which helps you develop online assessments for users to take using a link sent to them. Create exams, educational games and assessments for online use.

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eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

eLearning -Also referred to as internet-based learning, web-based learning, and online learning is any training or education delivered via computer. For many, their first experience with eLearning was educational computer games delivered via CD Rom.

Learnnovators Wins GOLD @ Brandon Hall Excellence Awards


MPSS (or Mobile Performance Support System) is a mobile app-based performance support solution made up of byte-sized video tutorials and PDF-based Quick Reference Guides. Apps for scanning QR codes, playing videos and viewing PDF files. Learnnovators wins GOLD!

eLearning Really Does Work, Find Out Why

Association eLearning

For every $1 spent on eLearning there is a $30 increase in productivity. Give learners online prerequisites and pdf handouts to bring to class.

Managing eLearning: Fall Webinar Series

Web Courseworks

Collaboration – As work styles have moved more toward teamwork and collaboration, using cloud authoring makes team collaboration on projects easier and more productive. The key part: no PDF Certification needed.

CME in the 21st Century – Webinar Digest

Web Courseworks

They focus on innovation in education, technology healthcare, and develop technological standards for healthcare quality improvement and education. She is a subject matter expert on healthcare education, competency assessment, and quality improvement.

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Podcast 22: Launching a Learning Portal – With DirectEmployers Association

Talented Learning

EPISODE 22 – TOPIC SUMMARY AND GUESTS: How can membership organizations strengthen their market position and drive additional revenue streams by offering professional education ? So what is the final product? Also, we offer punch lists in PDF format.

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2016 eLearning Hype Curve Follow Up

Web Courseworks

Simulation-based continuing medical education (SB-CME) have been shown to have superior outcomes in the transfer of knowledge, skills and behaviors. Plateau of Productivity. Last December, we placed some of eLearning’s most interesting trends on the hype curve.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Performance improvement activities have been an officially recognized part of continuing medical education for years. We think this one has a relatively clear path to the Plateau of Productivity. Plateau of Productivity: Blended Learning.

8 Reasons to Create Interactive Textbooks for Engaging K-12 Students


Well, it’s 2019, and most of the schools and universities have already accepted digital textbooks as the future of education. Low Cost of Production. Whitepaper: The State of Digital Content in Global K-12 Education. Are eTextbooks The Next Big Thing in K-12 Education?

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eLearning for Client Education

Breakthrough eLearning

Why couldn't these same approaches that are used to support staff training also be used for client (or potential client) education? The link took me to some static web pages and a few downloadable PDF files that were really no different from the printed material they sent me previously in the mail that I threw away. And, in doing so, I very well may be predisposed to buying some of your financial products.

The ‘Digital Cascade of Learning’ vs Simulations

Your Training Edge

It’s providing education market an absolutely new image. Increasing venture capital investment is the measure of the optimistic expectations that the market holds for digital education. billion in venture capital invested in digital education and learning.

Simplify Your Learning: 5 Tips for Slimming Down

Association eLearning

So, here are 5 tips for keeping your online education focused and easy to digest. If you have a lot of information that absolutely has to be included, consider creating a supplementary printable resource, like a PDF. They’ll likely notice little things the production team didn’t, and can give you a fresh perspective on the pacing and complexity of the content. At some point, we’ve all been stuck in a meeting or class that seemed to drag on forever.

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E-Learning Forecasts & Trends for 2014


The NMC Horizon Report > 2014 Higher Education Edition : This report from NMC Horizon examines emerging technologies for their potential impact on teaching, learning, and ‘creative inquiry’ within the environment of higher education. The report, downloadable in PDF, is compiled by an international body of experts and provides a useful checklist of trends, challenges and technologies in the field.

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Serious Games for Customer Success

Enable Education

Ever thought of including online games as a part of your customer education materials? However, as many product and services companies are finding, games are not only a useful tool in training internally, but are also an effective way to reach consumers. Generally speaking, treating customers as learners can build a large amount of trust, and can also maximize their usage of your products, and encourage repeat business. So, why create video games to educate customers?

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Performance improvement activities have been an officially recognized part of continuing medical education for years. We think this one has a relatively clear path to the Plateau of Productivity. Plateau of Productivity: Blended Learning.

Using Video in Training: Should You or Shouldn’t You?

The Learning Dispatch

In 2017, video platform company Kaltura issued its fourth annual survey-based report on the state of video in education. Fortunately, high production values seems to have little impact on video watching or learning engagement. High production values might be worth the extra cost.

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MOOCs: Adapt, Change or Die

Your Training Edge

Online education had been there for decade at various institutions. Why MOOCs that debuted in online education market with such a grace and prestige, and rose to its peak in no time, still found to be less productive in many institutions? The firm once offered a MOOC “Fundamentals of Online Education: Planning and Application”. pdf. [2] Influence of MOOC to higher education at post it era. Chronicle of Higher Education, (06).

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Podcasting for E-Learning: Critically Analyzing Podcasts

The E-Learning Curve

Click here to view the transcript of this podcast (PDF, 24K). Tags: digital audio file format Audio content development cognition content production process educational media technology in education podcast authoring podcast

Odessa College Builds Student Success with TechSmith Relay

TechSmith Camtasia

If you enjoyed this customer story and would like a hard copy, feel free to download this polished PDF version to take with you. The people at TechSmith Relay stand strongly behind their product and have supported us in every aspect of our adoption.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Benefits of Digital Audio

The E-Learning Curve

Clearly, for pristine back-up want to use multiple copies of material during production, digital has the advantage. Today's digital audio multi-tracks not only out-perform analog machines, costs less to manufacture, and is quite easily integrated into a multimedia production environment.

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Podcasting for E-Learning: Editing and Producing Podcasts

The E-Learning Curve

Click here to view the transcript of this podcast (PDF, 585K). --. Tags: digital audio file format Audio content development cognition Audacity content production process educational media technology in education podcast authoring podcast