Technology Skills for Instructional Designers

Experiencing eLearning

Of the three, image editing skills are the most important. Do you really need technology skills? Some jobs don’t require any technology skills at all. Having more skills opens up more options and opportunities.

8 Skills You Must Have To Become eLearning Master

TalentLMS

If you were to ask what the top must-have skills to becoming an e-learning master are, you would more than likely get a wide variety of answers. Being able to design instructional, online training courses requires some very definite skill sets. Opinion skills

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Adobe RoboHelp 2015: New Skills & Drills Workbook Now Shipping

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  "Adobe RoboHelp 2015: The Essentials" is a self-paced, step-by-step workbook that will teach you the essential skills needed to create and deliver user assistance (Help systems, policies and procedures, and knowledgebases). By following step-by-step instructions, you will learn to create RoboHelp projects from scratch and how to add content via importing from Microsoft Word, Adobe FrameMaker, PDFs, and HTML.

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Skills Series: A Beginner's Guide to jQuery

General Assembly

Skills Series: A Beginner’s Guide to jQuery Discover the accessible coding language that simplifies JavaScript and makes developers more efficient. Programming skills command a high price in today’s job market, so anything that can improve a human coder’s efficiency is money in the bank.

Skills Series: A Beginner’s Guide to JavaScript

General Assembly

Welcome to General Assembly ’s Skills Series , where our expert instructors introduce you to key skills in the high-demand fields of data , web development , user experience design , marketing , and more. javascript coding ga-skills-series programming web-development

What Does a SharePoint Administrator Do? Responsibilities and Skills You Need

Continu

The role requires a variety of skills and a lot of flexibility. Before we get into some of the skills you’ll need, let’s look at a typical SharePoint administrator’s responsibilities. Which means you need technical skills to be a SharePoint administrator.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. Designers and developers are focused, in other words, on making sure that they create effective digital content. Why is the effectiveness of remediation limited?

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. Designers and developers are focused, in other words, on making sure that they create effective digital content. Why is the effectiveness of remediation limited?

Migrating Legacy Flash Courses Is Still Worth The Money

Adobe Captivate

Your learning team may not have the resources or HTML5 skills to convert the courseware. The repository of HTML5 templates ensures that the migration of your legacy content to HTML5 is a smooth process with aesthetically appealing learner experience, cost-effective designs and modern layouts.

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eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #13

Upside Learning

Learning environments of video games can educate children effectively. Building computer games promotes critical thinking and creative thinking skills. Games Change Brains – There have been many important findings on the benefits of video games in the last few months.

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New Presenter and Learner Methods and Skills

The Learning Circuits

Hence, this month's big question is: New Presenter and Learner Methods & Skills? As a presenter, how do you deal with the backchannel effectively? (I How does the backchannel fit with effective note taking? What if the presenter is not making effective use of our time?

4 Ways to Maximize the Impact of Your Training When Migrating From Flash to HTML5

Adobe Captivate

This probed learners to interact effectively. Example 3 – Migration of older HTML course on Time Management into Mobile-friendly Microlearning nuggets featuring Videos, Scenarios-based learning, and Gamification. Originally, the course had an older HTML framework that was not compatible with Smartphones and had a lot of interactivities that were not optimized for a mobile platform.

Ideas to Make Your Online Business Better

Your Training Edge

HTML, short for Hypertext Markup Language, is the coding language that creates the bones of your website; like the elements, images, menus and links. CSS, or Cascading Styles Sheets, language improves HTML by making everything look good, like adding a layer of skin over the bones.

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Adobe RoboHelp 2015: New Book Now Shipping

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  "Adobe RoboHelp 2015: The Essentials" is a self-paced, step-by-step workbook that will teach you the essential skills needed to create and deliver user assistance (Help systems, policies and procedures, and knowledgebases). By following step-by-step instructions, you will learn to create RoboHelp projects from scratch and how to add content via importing from Microsoft Word, Adobe FrameMaker, PDFs, and HTML. Adobe RoboHelp 2015: The Essentials.

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Embracing Continuous Learning Engagement Through Adaptive, Discovery & Pull Learning Approaches

G-Cube

It helps the new-age workforce to boost their ability to learn by upgrading the desired skills and expertise. Organizations that embrace a shift from customer-centric “push” approach to the learner-centric “pull” approach ensures to deliver more effective learning.

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Comeback Week: Save On Our Most Popular Deals!

OpenSesame

65% Off Effective Email Writing. The courses in this bundle by VLC Global provide insight into leadership effectiveness and explain how to apply these insights at the individual, interpersonal, and institutional levels. 80% Off Effective Meeting Management. 80% Off HTML and CSS

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Automated Read Aloud Implementation via SMIL

Magic EdTech

The benefits and effectiveness of reading aloud have been studied for decades and researchers have repeatedly concluded that it is a vital part of children’s’ education. When they get involved on deeper levels, they actually interact with the books and develop active listening skills.

The 6 Hottest Training Technologies That You Can’t Overlook

Gyrus

It is redefining workforce learning methods and tools, allowing organizations to nurture their talent in the most effective way. It is growing to be an effective medium for creating bite-sized and engaging learning modules.

Video-Based Learning: Engaging Your Audience with Video Content

CourseArc

A study investigating the effectiveness of two teaching approaches, illustrated text-based versus video-based, concluded the following: “Video-based e Learning is superior to illustrated text-based e Llearning when teaching certain practical skills.”.

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Our secret world of learning

E-Learning Provocateur

In your working life, how have you learned effectively from experience, please provide an example if possible? In your working life, how have you learned effectively from people, please provide an example if possible?

eLearning Development: Articulate Versus Code

B Online Learning

In the eLearning world, it’s no secret that there’s a divide between people who build courses from scratch using HTML and JavaScript and people who use an authoring tool for the whole course creation. It’s how you use the tool that determines how effective your courses are.

Learning objectives are like metadata – useful but best left unseen

From the Coleface

Rephrasing the objectives as questions that this module will help you answer is just as effective at providing salience (Thalheimer ibid). Metadata are the unseen HTML elements of a webpage which tell search engines what the page is all about.

5 Essential Qualifications to Look for in an Instructional Designer

LearnDash

In order to be a Certified Professional in Learning & Performance (ASTD), or a Certified Performance Technologist (ISPI), one has to continually take courses to improve and hone their skills… which is good for you!

6 Tools for Designers to Create Truly Accessible Content

Magic EdTech

The good news is that there are some very effective tools for designers to create digital accessibility. Third-party applications, such as Link Checker services and W3C HTML Validator , can also be launched directly from the toolbar.

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Building a Corporate University: Staffing

Your Training Edge

First, go back to your original learning assessment and look carefully at the range of knowledge, skills, and abilities the University’s programs will be teaching. He or she will be able to point out the skills needed to create training interventions that work with particular systems.

Tools For Mobile Learning Development

Upside Learning

Using Blackberry widget SDK you can develop native application in HTML. But as IPhone has distinct UI there are some tools to achieve that effect: iui. Related posts: Mobile Learning Development at Upside The Advent of Mobile Learning Technology Skill-Pill: Just-in-Time Mobile Learning.

5 Best Educational Website Builders and Platforms in 2019

Your Training Edge

The drag and drop editor includes all the necessary web-building features, a collection of attractive templates optimized for mobile devices, blogging tools and even the freedom to customize the HTML source codes and CSS stylesheets.

What is a Learning Management System? (2019 Update)

Docebo

The powerhouse of a complete learning technology solution, an LMS is a fundamental component of an effective learning strategy. This is especially common for software and technology companies who need to effectively onboard users so they can use their product.

5 Best Educational Website Builders and Platforms in 2019

Your Training Edge

The drag and drop editor includes all the necessary web-building features, a collection of attractive templates optimized for mobile devices, blogging tools and even the freedom to customize the HTML source codes and CSS stylesheets.

5 MOOC Building Platforms

LearnDash

Additionally, there are instructions for using other Google products (surprise, surprise) to create a community and to evaluate effectiveness. While this all sounds well and good, make sure you have a grasp of HTML and JavaScript if you choose this solution. Some downsides are that it does require some technical skills to get going, and it doesn’t allow for integration of social networks. Now that MOOCs are hitting the scene, everyone wants to jump on board!

Getting SCORM Content into your LMS

LearnUpon

Creating and exporting a great SCORM compliant course with an authoring tool is one skill. It’s just a folder containing html, images, and javascript files, which means it contains online content that can play in a browser to be viewed by learners. html”.

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The 10 Must-Have LMS Software Features

ProProfs

A good LMS software will allow trainers to build different kinds of content (an html page, a quiz or questionnaire) without having to invest in external 3rd party apps.

Enhance eLearning Assessment to Maintain Learner Engagement

WBT Systems

skills to hand. An easy, quick and effective way to address this is to look to the use of embedded streaming media via the use of iFrames. Wikipedia defines an iFrame as: “ an HTML document embedded inside another HTML document on a website.

How to design exciting, engaging and immersive technical training?

Origin Learning

Mega corporations with substantial inter-continental presence have their own challenges to contend with when it comes to employee learning and development skills.

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E-learning: A simpler approach, please?

Coorpacademy

The ideal list presented in the Learning & Performance Institute’s Capability Map which features 25 skills across five categories aimed at individuals and teams, and ranging in scope from strategy to learning facilitation. .

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