Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Content & Version Control

Learning Visions

Wednesday, August 01, 2007 e-Learning Content & Version Control Earlier this week, Janet Clarey wrote about the " Preservation of e-Learning Content." After reading Janets post, I talked with our CTO about some ways that we could build a little bit of "version control" into our Flash Course Development Templates. More likely, if they dont have version control tools, its because they havent even thought about it. I suppose most LMS/LCMS keep track of versions on some levels.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Connectivism: Week 1

Learning Visions

Friday, September 12, 2008 Connectivism: Week 1 With little time these days, Ill be auditing the auditors version of the 12 week Connectivism course happening now. Cammy, Im glad youre doing the auditing.

Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning

eFront

Resources authored in eXe can be exported in IMS Content Package, SCORM 1.2, or IMS Common Cartridge formats or as simple self-contained web pages. to version 3.6.6

TCC09: Evaluating Social Networking Tools for Distance Learning

Experiencing eLearning

Leave persistent comments (not just IM). One tool to use: Effective use of VLEs Infokit from JISC. Student satisfaction lower for the online version than face-to-face. Liveblogged from the TCC online conference. My notes in italics.

Virtual Boot-Camp: Games and Learning with the U.S. Military.

Dashe & Thomson

According to the article, user input has increased 1,200 percent in the last year, and the latest version can import satellite imagery, to allow soldiers and Marines to rehearse on the exact terrain they will later fight on.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Learning Visions

Im not looking for the obtuse theory books. Im already feeling a bit overwhelmed. You can find the latest version of it here. Im about halfway through Michael Allens new book, Designing Successful E-Learning.

Mentoring 2.0: Why Gen Y Demands a New Approach

Mindflash

He argues that there are three key differences between old-fashioned mentoring and the new, Gen Y version: Immediate learning, trumps eventual advancement.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Making Six Sigma Training Fun

Learning Visions

When reviewing the alpha version of the course, I made sure to have their team have actual end-users take the course and see what their responses were. I tried to make more effective use of audio. Im glad youre on board with my ducks!

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Writing Less Objectionable Learning Objectives

Learning Visions

He suggests a list of potential outcomes with check boxes , effectively allowing the learner to create his or her own objectives. Cammy, sorry I missed the first version of this! Im not sure I suggested writing WIIFM learning objectives, but they probably have their uses.

Elearning applications

eFront

Traditional instructor led training is expensive and, in some cases, difficult to track its effectiveness. to version 3.6.6

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Designers: Do You Have a Degree in ID?

Learning Visions

Im curious what other folks experiences has been. Im so happy to see you post this up. Im struggling with this right now. Im not on to trying to source another college or university to try out. I fill a support role and bide my time trying to finish a degree Im not really interested in. Together, we could be a very interesting and effective team. When my contract is up at the college Im highly unlikely to re-sign.

Student-to-student interaction in small distance courses

E-Learning Acupuncture

So despite a very short class list, you can still form an effective learning community. So I suggest the instructor prepare three supports: 1) a handout that explains some tips and tricks to effective teamwork at a distance.

e-Learning Glossaries

eFront

It is important that e-Learning professionals, researchers, experts, and learners have a common basis in order to communicate effectively. ► September (1) 5 things you (perhaps) don't know about eFront ► August (2) From version 3.6 to version 3.6.6 News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 12/05/2010 e-Learning Glossaries Think about e-Learning.

Building an advanced eFront theme using CSS3 elements

eFront

Before CSS3 we would need to work with images or javascript to produce a round box effect. Actually, there are dozens of wide spread techniques to produce the round corner effect (for example, check [link] ) – which by its turn is a clear signal that there is no perfect solution.

Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3

eFront

We anticipate that the transition will be completed on the next few incremental versions. Previously you had to create 4 different courses to achieve this effect. ► September (1) 5 things you (perhaps) don't know about eFront ► August (2) From version 3.6

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: New Rapid e-Learning Tool from Epic

Learning Visions

To makes sure that clients get the most out of Rapid Create, or from any other authoring tool they may select, Epic also provides training and capability building to ensure internal teams are skilled-up in creating effective e-learning.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Real World, SecondLife and FaceBook/MySpace

Learning Visions

Im not sure how this relates to danah boyds recent blog article on Viewing American class divisions through FaceBook and MySpace. Im a major geek, yet I avoid Second Life and continue to be skeptical about its use in elearning. If SL has this effect on other women, then it wont be the most effective place to send female employees as part of an elearning experience. However, ideas taken from Second Life, minus the cultural trappings, could be effective.

Free e-Learning books

eFront

> Resources Down-and-dirty Guidelines for Effective Discussions in Online Courses Joanna C. Dunlap Improving the Odds of Effective Collaborative Work in Online Courses Joanna C. to version 3.6.6

Facebook for e-Learning

eFront

Some of them are your learners and they know how to use Facebook effectively! ► September (1) 5 things you (perhaps) don't know about eFront ► August (2) From version 3.6 to version 3.6.6

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Getting Started in Instructional Design

Learning Visions

For me, instructional design is about designing "engaging and effective" asynchronous learning experiences (web-based training programs). Im a writer and a schmoozer. Im sorry its taken me so long to get back to you on your question about Instructional Designers here in the US. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program

ICS Learning

Skillfully blending these elements together will ultimately give you the most effective training and the best results for your company. The use of interactive multimedia, if well done, can make the instruction much more interesting and effective. Also, remember that training, regardless of how well it is designed, is not effective unless the employees are properly motivated to take it. This solution could result in more effective training at less expense.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Audio in eLearning: When Rough Around the Edges is Better

Learning Visions

Im not sure if the SME was reading a script, reading the notes, or just speaking from the heart. So thats one version. So thats the second version. So youve got one version thats pretty rough around the edges and one version thats smooth and polished. They piloted these two versions and got feedback. Something like 60-70% of the learners preferred the rough version, created by the expert. Look at games like Mass Effect 2 as a perfect example.

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How to Record Your Desktop with Screencasting

TechSmith Camtasia

Think of your apps, websites, IMs, emails, and everything that makes up your digital world. Screencasting allows you to train your new hires effectively and free up your time. Don’t let clips linger at the end of the video only to be rendered and included in the final version.

Answering your LMS Questions

eLearning 24-7

SCORM/AICC/PENS/IMS. Market themselves effectively. Do not assume that your vendor or potential vendor will work with an earlier version of Flash, Windows or even IE. . There are some systems that will not work with older versions of Flash. How many of you have posted questions regarding LMSs on Quora, Linkedin or the various other social media sites available on the net?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Guild Mobile Learning Report

Learning Visions

Where does the iPhone fit into this connected puzzle of technologies -- to improve the effectiveness of our learning. Im glad to be able to provide an accurate typing service for the general good of the e-learning community!

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

Wright has done his 28th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year. link] January 3-6, 2013 International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement Conference (ICSEI 2012), 26 th , Santiago, Chile. Clayton R.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

link] December 10-11, 2010 Effective Teaching and Learning in Higher Education , hosted by the American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon. link] January 4-7, 2011 International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement Conference (ICSEI 2011), 24 th , Limassol, Cyprus.

Is Attention Important in Learning?

The Learning Circuits

A recent CNET article noted that the typical office worker is interrupted every three minutes by an e-mail, IM, phone call, etc. With Office 12, we will do things to make it a lot easier for people to be more effective in the way they manage all of these communication mechanisms," Capossela said. IBM also is looking at solutions to manage scheduling for the next version of Lotus Workplace, part of IBM's collection of software that rivals Office.

e-Learning Acupuncture: Learning objects that work!

E-Learning Acupuncture

Im glad to say I was pleasantly surprised! The learner can even download a printable version of the video in PDF format. Here is the French language version. So after examining this very excellent learning object I can now say I know how Im going to vote on Oct 10th. skip to main | skip to sidebar e-Learning Acupuncture Erics ramblings, experiences and random thoughts about e-Learning, distance education and Educational Technology.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Wright has done his 26th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year and has asked me to post again. link] November 30-December 2, 2011 Worldwide Forum on Education and Culture: The Effects of Global Learning – Teaching the World about the World, Rome, Italy. Clayton R.

LIVE BLOG - Craig Weiss 'eLearning 2020' Seminar

Unicorn Training

Capability to go into eLearning and track changes within it - version-control. Companies think buying an authoring tool means they can create good eLearning but the skill is in creating that learning to be as effective as possible not the actual basic creation of a course. As gaming get more effective will be really exciting. CW - Im not really seeing 3D as a big thing. Live updates throughout the day from Craig Weiss' 'eLearning 2020' Seminar at The Kia Oval.

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

link] January 5-8, 2010 International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement Conference (ICSEI 2010), 23 rd , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. link] January 28-29, 2010 Building Effective Interactivity into Your e-Learning, eLearning Guild Online Seminar.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.

Mark Oehlert

The program is also packed and the printed version could be used as a heck of a doorstop - this is something that also concerns me - I wonder what conferences can do to start looking at ways to do some serious carbon offsetting , something to chew through fewer trees and so forth.it

eLearning Conferences 2012

eFront

Wright has done his 26th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year. You can contact him at: crwr77 [@] gmail.com This 26th version of the conference list covers selected events from four continents. link] January 5-8, 2012International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement Conference (ICSEI 2012), 25 th , Malmö,Sweden. link] February22-24, 2012 EDUCAUSE West/SouthwestRegional Conference: Engaging Everyone Effectively, Portland, Oregon, USA.

Breakthrough eLearning: Respect Different Ways of Learning

Breakthrough eLearning

Breakthrough eLearning Reflections on how to break through some of the barriers that prevent the achievement of excellence in eLearning.The 5-E Framework: Establish Value / Effect Change / Engage Stakeholders & Learners / Experiment / Evaluate Results Thursday, June 08, 2006 Respect Different Ways of Learning We ran our How to Bring eLearning to Life: Graphical Choices & Tools webinar today, with 40 participants from across North America.

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