Formative Assessments in E-Learning

Origin Learning

Unless there is a mechanism to test, the effectiveness of the learning program cannot be guaranteed, nor can the course be improvised. Broadly speaking, there are two main kinds of assessments – formative and summative. Formative assessments in e-learning.

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Development Corner: Image Formats

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Let's review the three most common image formats and why/when to use them. " It is one of the most popular formats used on the web and in eLearning. So if you are editing an image in Photoshop, always save it as the native format first, which is a PSD (Photoshop Document).

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Understanding Image File Formats

TechSmith Camtasia

But, which image file formats do you need? Other more advanced image editors (such as Adobe Photoshop) offer additional formats like.psd,psb,bmp,eps,raw, to name a few. The main difference between all of these image formats comes down to two things: compression and compatibility.

Formative vs. Summative Assessment

LearnDash

Most assessment strategies fall into one of two categories: formative or summative. Formative assessment involves activities that measure and provide feedback during the learning process. Examples of Formative & Summative Assessment.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

organization and shared them in video format to help managers understand success. When they’re set up within an effective authoring tool, you don’t need to attend to every. and is displayed in the most effective way possible. the effectiveness with which different.

Transcript Formats Explained

3Play Media

When we say format, we mean file format – transcript file formats to be precise. Basically, a transcript is a document displaying speech and sound information in text format. Transcript File Formats: What About Them? Which file formats do they support?

How is mobile format of learning evolving?

Origin Learning

use mobile for learning is a trend that is casting a magic spell – for one has to wait to see the effect of the trick. How to make learning seamless, integrated, and inclusive is a common challenge faced by organizations globally.

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Effective Blended Learning Strategies using Digital Formats [Infographic]

CommLab India

What are the digital formats you can use in blended learning strategies and how can you leverage each one of them? Check this infographic to find the answers. eLearning Design Blended Learning

Formats to Effectively Convey Microlearning [Infographic]

CommLab India

It is available in interesting formats. Check our infographic for some formats to effectively convey microlearning. Microlearning is not just videos. Learning Technology Rapid eLearning

5 Tips for Effective Feedback in Online Formative Assessments

CommLab India

It is a well-known fact that formative assessments play a key role in delivering effective online training. How can you create good formative assessments for your e-learning courses? 5 Best Practices of Providing Feedback in Online Formative Assessments.

Agile Microlearning Explained

Personalized training is a powerful and effective approach that assesses an individual’s. organizations—even though it was much more effective than. techniques, deliver an extremely effective adaptive microlearning solution. format, OttoLearn organizes content as a map.

5 Video Formats for Effective Sales Training [Infographic]

CommLab India

Today, many companies are using videos to create highly effective training programs for their salespeople, rapidly, with minimum expenditure. Here is an infographic on the various video formats that can be used for sales training.

ILT, Elearning, or MOOC? When to Use Common Training Formats

Your Training Edge

The point is that when many people, even in L&D departments, think about effective corporate training, they have one specific format in mind, and that format is usually either instructor-led training (ILT) or elearning.

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9 Formats of Performance Support Tools (PSTs)

EI Design

Performance Support Tools or PSTs constitute an effective supplement for formal trainings to boost employee performance. For any business, Performance Support can be offered using multiple formats and tools.

Getting Learners to Buy In to the eLearning Format

ThinkingKap Solutions

You need learners to buy in to the eLearning format if you want it to be successful. If you don’t, you’ll deal with a lot of unhappy, disgruntled team members who feel put off by a new format no one asked for their feedback about. Promote the Benefits of the eLearning Format.

Micro-learning’s unsung sibling

E-Learning Provocateur

I recommend reading up on the forgetting curve, subsumption theory, Piaget, cognitive load, the spacing effect and interleaving. This is similar to micro-learning except the content is in question format – preferably scenario based and feedback rich. Micro-learning is so hot right now.

5 Proven Tips to Blend Learning Formats

CommLab India

Check this blog to get 5 proven tips to blend learning formats effectively. eLearning Design Blended Learning

Blend Learning Formats to Train Your Medical Reps Effectively – Part 1

CommLab India

Many pharmaceutical companies are using a blend of instructor-led and online learning methods to train their sales force effectively. Online courses containing graphic elements can be used to depict the effects of diseases effectively. The task of a medical rep is tough.

Blend Learning Formats to Train Your Medical Reps Effectively – Part 2

CommLab India

Welcome to the final post of the two blog series, Blend Learning Formats to Train Your Medical Reps Effectively. Online courses help them revisit the information and revise it, in an effective manner. What are the side effects of using this product?

Tips for Creating Effective E-Learning Assessments

Origin Learning

Let us begin with an analogy: If training is a medicine, assessment is a mechanism to ascertain the effectiveness of that medicine. Instructional designers must be able to capitalize on the interactive capabilities of the online format.

Designing Effective Podcasting

CourseArc

A user holding a tablet with an audio podcast with different formats. Podcasted training materials may not be as compelling to listen to as the case explored on “Serial,” but instructional designers can take a nod from the presentation of the format and apply it to training.

Video Format Comparison - Flash Video Format - WMV Format - Quicktime - Real

Tony Karrer

I was recently asked what video format to use and particularly about the differences between the Flash Video Format (FLV) and Windows Media - WMV Format. Market Penetration The Flash player is installed on a higher percentage of end user computers than any other video format. And as more consumer sites continue to move to the Flash video format, it's even more likely that your audience will have an appropriate player.

Infographic on Top 9 Formats of Performance Support Tools

EI Design

Performance Support Tools or PSTs are known to effectively bridge the gap between knowledge acquisition and knowledge application. The variety of engaging formats also appeal to the learners as there are different learner profiles and one type of strategy does not fit all.

Articulate Storyline: Formatting Responses in Descriptive Assessments

CommLab India

In this way, you can format learners’ responses to short or essay type fill in the blank assessments. Hope this post helps you format your assessments easily. Assessments in eLearning courses are used to test learners’ comprehension of the topic they’ve been trained on.

How to Create Effective Test Questions

CourseArc

If every student answers a question correctly, does that mean your question is too easy, or is it a perfect example of an effective test question? How to Create Effective Tests and Quizzes. From there, you can decide which question formats best serve those purposes.

User Testing A.K.A. Formative Evaluation for eLearning

Web Courseworks

As a proponent of encouraging stakeholder involvement and the formal, formative evaluation of educational tools, I have been impressed with WADA’s approach to evaluation. Formative Evaluation of educational technology tools.

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How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?

eFront

Cook raised an interesting question at the Instructional Design and eLearning Professionals' Group " How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?" Several professionals in the Learning industry want to convert their f2f courses into an eLearning format.

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Give Your Service Technicians An Edge With Online Training Formats

CommLab India

Training service technicians with quick and effective online programs is the way to go. The market for consumer electronics is growing at a rapid rate. Competition is intense with companies vying with each other to sell the best products to consumers.

5 Effective Strategies for Gamification at Work

Hurix Digital

Related: How to Setup Effective Game-Based Learning for Enterprises. A contest, race or any such competitive format can provide a competitive environment to allow learners to fulfill the game objectives and stay ahead of competition.

Microlearning – A Small Format with a Big Impact

Artisan E-Learning

It supports a variety of formats, helps reduce information overload, and is ideal for those moments when you’re stuck on a train, in a waiting room, or even in the passenger seat. The post Microlearning – A Small Format with a Big Impact appeared first on Artisan E-Learning.

3 Essential Elements for Evaluating Training Effectiveness

The Learning Dispatch

Here’s guidance on evaluating your workplace training and ensuring training effectiveness. And the way to determine whether your class, course, or program is effective is through evaluation. Evaluating training effectiveness is a complex topic. Is your training working?

Pecha Kucha: My brief take on this presentation format

ID Reflections

Pecha Kucha as a presentation tool Pecha Kucha as a learning tool Pecha Kucha as a presentation tool As a presentation format, it is the next best thing to slice bread (not my line but I liked it.) !

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9 Product Knowledge M-learning Delivery Formats for Sales Teams

CommLab India

Salespeople, who are trained well on products, can communicate their value proposition effectively, and needless to say, close deals better. Today, we will look at nine mobile-friendly technology-enabled learning delivery formats that are ideal to impart product sales training.

15 E-learning Tips to Design Effective E-learning Courses

CommLab India

In this post, there are 15 tips from industry experts that will help designers create better engaging and effective result oriented e-courses. The usage of too many formats for slides/screens and too many/different interactivities might confuse the learner.

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Training Simulations: An Effective Corporate Training Tool

Designing Digitally

Virtual learning and simulations are now effectively bridging that gap. . In this interactive application, users experience images and graphics interspersed with voice, background music, and special effects. .

Masking effects in PowerPoint: Creating stencils

BrightCarbon

Using masking effects in PowerPoint is a great way to add some design finesse to your presentations, without needing a design qualification or several weeks to do it. Masking effects in PowerPoint: Creating stencils. Masking effects in PowerPoint: Stencils and animation [coming soon].

Question Formats – Taking it Beyond Multiple Choice

Yardstick

Here are some of the question formats that we use in our eLearning courses. In this table format, users read statements, then select a checkbox to put the statement into the appropriate category. Use this format to define words, or sort activities in categories.