Campaign For Effective Elearning (#c4ee)

Upside Learning

Earlier this year Rob Hubbard chair of the eLearning Network launched a campaign for effective elearning at the Learning Technology 2012. With so much of mindless elearning being created around us everyday this is a welcome initiative.

Seven musts for creating effective elearning

Challenge to Learn

Many new eLearning authors create eLearning with a presentation (PowerPoint) mindset. This article contains seven tips that will help you to create more engaging and effective eLearning modules. In eLearning smaller is better.

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eLearning Reports: 3 LMS Metrics That Indicate Course Effectiveness

TOPYX LMS

LMS learners waste up to 40 percent of their time due to "frustrating experiences" with online courses, per eLearning Industry. eLearning LMS LMS Reporting

Effective eLearning Design

B Online Learning

When it comes to eLearning (also known as multimedia learning), the challenge is how to best present information in such a way that it does not overload the known limits of working memory and allows for […].

Legendary Presentations: eLearning, Sales Collateral, and Defeating Death-by-PowerPoint

Speaker: Richard Goring, Director, BrightCarbon

eLearning has the potential to fall into the same trap, as L&D professionals are tasked with creating content to hit tight deadlines and with limited budgets. You end up with click-through eLearning that’s just not interesting - and unengaged people don’t learn.

eLearning: Effective Use of Fonts

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

There are lots of decisions to be made when choosing fonts for your eLearning projects. I have, on occasion, used serif fonts in my eLearning courses (if the client insists, I use the font they want and try to push back if the font makes things unreadable).    eLearning

5 Tips for Creating Effective & Engaging eLearning

Lambda Solutions

Creating online courses is one thing, creating courses that are both effective and engaging is another. With all the effort that goes into course development, why wouldn’t you ensure that the learning material is being well-received, and is effective?

6 Design Tips for Building Effective Learning Games

LearnDash

We all know that gamification is an effective, enjoyable, engaging learning tool. Looking back, it’s a perfect example of effective gamification in e-learning. The post 6 Design Tips for Building Effective Learning Games appeared first on LearnDash.

Leveraging Mobility Effectively – Webinar

Upside Learning

eLearning Development Leveraging Mobility Effectively Mobile Learning MobilityMobility done ‘right’ can achieve incredible results. If your customers expect your employees to perform anytime and anywhere, mobility is the practical solution for performance support, as well as a lot of other needs like peer and expert knowledge sharing, live coaching and learning on the go. Upside Learning has analysed 13 years of experience […].

7 Top Tips For Effective eLearning Videos 

eLearning Industry

eLearning videos can declutter and simplify education to a point where it becomes both accessible and understandable to everyone. Creating videos that are effective and powerful, however, is not that simple. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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Return on Learning from Every Angle: ROI and the Triple Bottom Line of Learning

Speaker: Lonna Jobson, Instructional Design Team Lead, Inno-Versity, and Miriam Taylor, Chief Learning Strategist, Inno-Versity

Accurately reporting the Return on Learning for an eLearning program is more complex than a traditional ROI calculation can convey. To get a full picture that goes beyond financial gains, you need to incorporate the perspectives of the Triple Bottom Line of Learning (TBLL) and what is important to each party involved: the C-suite, the learning team, and the learners. Join Miriam Taylor, Chief Learning Strategist at Inno-Versity, and Lonna Jobson, Instructional Design Team Lead of Inno-Versity, as they conclude this series by highlighting key strategies and techniques to help you compile a TBLL Report for your next learning initiative.

5 Tips for Creating Effective & Engaging eLearning

Lambda Solutions

Creating online courses is one thing, creating courses that are both effective and engaging is another. With all the effort that goes into course development, why wouldn’t you ensure that the learning material is being well-received, and is effective?

6 Effective eLearning Techniques for Large Enterprises

TOPYX LMS

Creating functional, valuable eLearning courses can be a challenge, particularly in a large enterprise. But the benefits of eLearning are substantial. A good eLearning program can increase employee engagement by up to 18 percen t 1 , i mprove employee engagement, and reduce turnover.

Effective eLearning Design & Development Using Top Rapid Authoring Tools

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When we talk in the context of training and development, a robust authoring tool helps to create innovative eLearning design. Top rapid authoring tools help to create effective online courses in a few clicks, thereby saving time and costs associated with workplace training.

5 Simple and Effective eLearning Interactions

Bottom-Line Performance

Why invest in eLearning courses instead of “flat” media like powerpoints and webinars? Besides the obvious benefits of reduced costs and a virtual training environment, eLearning allows learners to practice new skills and concepts safely through a variety of interactions.

View from the Learner's Perspective: ROI and the Triple Bottom Line of Learning

Speaker: Lonna Jobson, Instructional Design Team Lead, Inno-Versity, and Miriam Taylor, Chief Learning Strategist, Inno-Versity

Learners make an investment when they participate in learning initiatives - an investment that is often overlooked. Their schedules, priorities, and even their colleagues’ schedules are impacted. The Triple Bottom Line of Learning acknowledges the learner as a crucial stakeholder in the learning process. Join Miriam Taylor and Lonna Jobson of Inno-Versity as they continue in this series by looking at eLearning from the learner's perspective!

How to Apply Parallax Effect in Articulate Storyline 360?

Swift eLearning Services

Level up your elearning courses with the parallax scrolling effect. Authoring Tools eLearning 3D effect Articulate Articulate Storyline 360 Authoring Tool Elearning courses eLearning development Engaging elearning Parallax effect Parallax scrolling effect

Creating Effective ELearning For Kids

LearnDash

Any seasoned instructional designer will tell you that elearning development cannot be approached in the same manner across multiple courses – even if the content is identical. elearning

Tips For Using Audio Effectively In eLearning

eLearning Industry

With the advancement of technology, eLearning has become a norm in the modern teaching-learning environment. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development Audio In eLearning eLearning Design Tips eLearning Narration eLearning Voice Over

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5 Tips To Make eLearning Project Management More Effective

eLearning Industry

When you’re managing a custom eLearning project, it can be difficult to balance the creative process with consistency. So, here are a few tips for more effective eLearning design and project management. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

How to Create Engaging eLearning Through Visual Design

Speaker: Tim Slade, Speaker, Author, Award-Winning Freelance eLearning Designer

The effectiveness of any eLearning course is only as good as its instructional design. But can instructional design alone make an eLearning course engaging and effective? The truth is, good eLearning design is more than just instructional design. An engaging eLearning course uses visual design, graphic design, and user interface design to help elevate the instructional design. In this session, you’ll learn more about how to use visual design to create engaging eLearning content.

Psychologically-Based Principles for Effective eLearning

Allen Interactions

We love to support our eLearning community through the sharing of relevant content. eLearningEditors Note: This is a guest blog post. Thank you to Leona Henryson for this article. Check out more of her work here. We'd love to hear your feedback on this post. Please let us know what you think in the comments!

Creating eLearning Courses that Effectively Engage Learners

Lambda Solutions

Whether the learning experience is based in academia or in the workplace, ensuring that educators and trainers design their courses in a way that engages learners should be a top priority for any eLearning program.

Effective Instructional Graphics in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

We always recommend finding a way to create an image that engages learners and effectively communicates a message. The challenge is, to create effective instructional graphics can be time consuming and costly. We’ve all heard the phrase, “a picture is worth a thousand words.”

3 Tips for Crafting Effective eLearning Quizzes to Drive Learner Engagement

TOPYX LMS

eLearning quizzes add value to any employee LMS training course. Online learning quizzes drive knowledge retention by helping to reinforce what an employee has already learned in an eLearning course module. eLearning and Corporate Training Employee Training Gamification

Fulfilling Today's (Changing) eLearning Needs

Speaker: Bryan Marriott, President, P1 Learning

eLearning cannot be a “one size fits all” proposition. Bryan Marriott, President of P1 Learning, will walk through the process of identifying learner needs, and then delivering training that specifically addresses those needs – in a short, effective, and entertaining manner.

3 Ways to Create Effective ELearning

LearnDash

If you are just starting off in the elearning industry, creating your first course is a way of passage. If you are creating elearning for a client on a consulting basis, you will also learn a great deal of patience! elearning instructional design

Frustratingly Effective Learning

Association eLearning

In short, effective learning usually isn’t “the quick and easy path.”. How eLearning Fits In. eLearning gives learners a safe place to try, fail, improve, try again, and practice until they’re confident and knowledgeable.

Essential Elements Of An Effective eLearning Template

Adult Learning with Technology

As I look at developing a new eLearning template for where I work, I found this article to be really useful. Read more at 9 Essential Elements Of An Effective eLearning Template – eLearning Industry. Apps and Tools for eLearning eLearning eLearning Tools eLearning Industry instructional designer templatesSharing as I hope it may help someone else.

Improving Employee Engagement with Effective eLearning Solutions

Origin Learning

Employers need to take a keen interest in creating a healthy and conducive atmosphere for their staff to learn, grow, and work effectively. Engage a reputed eLearning company to design and deploy your training content. Learning is not a one-time event or a periodic luxury.

6 Tips for Reducing the Complexity of Custom eLearning Development

Complicated eLearning projects can be daunting to develop and manage, with many pieces, varied needs and expectations, and limited resources. Learn from an experienced eLearning provider how to simplify the process by adhering to these 6 strategic tips. Make your next big project a walk in the park.

4 Easy Tips For Effective ELearning

LearnDash

This being the case, consider the items below as suggestions for making your elearning not only effective, but fun. No one wants to take an elearning course that resembles a PowerPoint presentation. elearning instructional design

The Checklist to Measure Effectiveness of an eLearning Program

Enyota Learning

The eLearning industry has taken learning to an entirely new level in terms of flexibility, cost-effectiveness, and accessibility over the past few years. Many organizations have transformed their businesses with eLearning. What makes eLearning effective?

Three Essential Design Elements for Effective eLearning Gamification

Allen Interactions

Gamification game-based learning eLearning GamesBy Carrie Zens, Director of Marketing / @carriezens. I am continually mesmerized by the crazy, fast-paced evolution of technology.

How to Effectively Leverage Multimedia in eLearning

JoomlaLMS

People generally employ both visual and linguistic cognitive processes while learning. In other words, we learn by seeing, and we also learn when people instruct us. But then, people learn better when image, sight, sound, and text all are used. Blog articles

Enhancing the Learning Experience by Leveraging Learner Analytics

Speaker: Seth Puri, EVP Global Sales and Marketing, Gutenberg Technology

The importance of learner analytics is well understood among the eLearning community – but practical knowledge of how to capture and use those numbers is much harder to find. In this webinar, Seth Puri, EVP of Global Sales and Marketing for Gutenberg Technology, will deliver a guide to collecting and assessing learning outcomes – and demonstrate how doing so can help you deliver a differentiated eLearning experience.