Standard Options Apply

MakingBetter

I’m going to lay out options for how we can approach standardization and the reasoning behind them. In August, 2014 I participated in one of the IEEE Learning Technology Standards Committee (LTSC) monthly meetings. This particular one was special, as we were formally reviewing the Project Authorization Request (PAR) for the Experience API to become a formal standards project. As the leader of this standards effort, I want to hear what you have to say.

Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

Using Standards Separately or Together for Effective Mobile Learning. Now, thanks to new learning standards, and new ways of using older ones, that promise may be here. New Standards May Provide the Answer. Standards to Advance Mobile Learning.

Adobe Captivate: Say Hello to Version 7

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Case in point: version 7 of the Captivate software was released today. Easily create simulations and demonstrations that address accessibility standards such as Section 508 and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 In-course Web Browsing Enable more effective learning by embedding a browser interface within your courses. Edit audio to correct mistakes and pauses, add an external track, or attach sound effects or narration to individual objects. by Kevin Siegel.

Announcing Lectora Version 11.3

Trivantis

Meet Lectora® Version 11.3, the latest version of your favorite e-Learning authoring software. Now you can fade in images and text, apply a modern fly animation and apply other transition effects to Web-based objects, such as elastic and bounce animations—all HTML5 compatible.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

When they’re set up within an effective authoring tool, you don’t need to attend to every. different version of your courses for the myriad. and is displayed in the most effective way possible. version for different audiences. the effectiveness with which different.

Safety Standards Around the World

OpenSesame

The increasingly globalized economy is exposing those cultural differences in many different ways—one being the variation in safety standards from country to country. NPR recently aired a story on the complications surrounding establishing international safety standards for vehicles.

Announcing easygenerator version 7.3

easygenerator

We are proud to announce that we have released version 7.3 This is the first version under 'my command'. I must say that I'm very happy with the result and very proud of the team that created this version. This version was build in three month time, within schedule and planned resources. And what does this version contain? It is a very simple tool but very effective. Version control. All version are always available through the version list.

Want New Employees to Stick Around? Use Digital Onboarding! [Text Version]

CDSM

Organisations with a standard onboarding process experience 54% greater new hire productivity and 50% greater new hire retention. By using best practice, contemporary learning strategies and effective pedagogy, organisations can rapidly improve their onboarding even further…. 92% say video helps teach more effectively, and improves learning by 56%. Text Version] appeared first on CDSM Team Blog. [ View Infographic ].

18 Must-Know LMS Training Topics for Effective eLearning

eThink Education

With regular new version releases , countless plugins and customization possibilities, and specific Moodle or Totara functionality that not everyone is familiar with, it’s essential to ensure your team continuously refreshes and builds their eLearning knowledge in order to maximize functionality and the industry’s best practices to deliver effective, engaging, and up-to-date training and education.

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. the version 2.1 and version 2.1.

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. the version 2.1 and version 2.1.

Have fun with. While loop

Adobe Captivate

A decision block of type ‘While’ is totally new in version 2017. Effects – Characters. Two custom motion effects were created for the climbing girl. Default effects couldn’t be used in the advanced action, because the path had to be edited.

Effective Training Visuals—Abstract to Concrete

OpenSesame

We’re back with the fourth in a series of blog posts written to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering how well their visuals add to the effectiveness of the training.

Have fun with. While loop

Adobe Captivate

A decision block of type ‘While’ is totally new in version 2017. Effects – Characters. Two custom motion effects were created for the climbing girl. Default effects couldn’t be used in the advanced action, because the path had to be edited.

The Community Responds

MakingBetter

In almost every comment on the blog and sentiments shared with me via emails and Skype and instant messages, there’s near universal support for a modular approach to standardization. A fourth standard to cover retention policy, privacy, protection, access, delegation and security. A separation of the Data Model (statement structure and its components) from the Data Binding (JSON), effectively making it possible to work with XML, or other bindings, as an alternative.

Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014

Learnnovators

Learning Standards/Specifications (Experience API). Here are a few developments that we might be witnessing this year: Wider acceptance as the standard Enterprise Development Platform (combined with CSS and JavaScript) for building web-based applications.

Seven Tips for an Easy and Effective LMS Switch

Upside Learning

A vendor who implemented LMS replacements similar to yours in scale will be able to drive your switch-over faster and in an effective manner. Standards compliance – SCORM, AICC. What versions? If some content isn’t in a standard format (like SCORM) then there needs to be specific discussion on how to migrate it. For an eLearning initiative to be successful, strong leaders and champions are needed in the organization.

Effectus LMS For effective Employee Training Management and Tracking

CommLab India

Let’s see how Effectus helps in managing your training effectively. Using a simple upload form, administrators can upload SCORM courses, depending on the standards accepted by the LMS. versions and AICC and Tin Can compliant courses.

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Why PowerPoint is Effective for Training New Employees

DigitalChalk eLearning

Launched on May 22, 1990, it’s been the standard of slideshow presentations for a whole generation. PowerPoint is a highly sophisticated tool with an array of animations and effects, but all the bells and whistles are not much use outside their own environment.

Responding to recent ADL funding news

Experience API

Now the long version. In the end, standards and specifications are a documented form of consensus. Standards bodies provide some rails for reaching and documenting that consensus. For as long as there is good, consolidated, effective leadership in these communities, we greatly prefer to defer to and serve that leadership. Announcements Spec Effort Standards xAPI

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How to write scripts for webinars, videos and eLearning

BrightCarbon

If we put a comma after ‘effectively’, suddenly the sentence has a nice symmetrical structure. It may seem like a simple preference of expression, but the effect on the learner is surprising. But – dramatic pause – this narrated version is shorter than the original!

Eric Schuermann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

We are able to more truly capture the learning experience, which gives e-Learning developers and L&D experts the feedback they need to know what works and what doesn’t, and to continue to upgrade and enhance online training content to be as effective as possible. It’s an extremely powerful authoring tool with a lot of robust features, but we also made it quite easy to use with Version 11’s completely redesigned user interface. You can also use Lectora Version 11.3

Mike Rustici – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT MIKE RUSTICI (President, Rustici Software): In 2002, Mike Rustici founded Rustici Software to help Learning Management Systems and e-learning content creators work well with each other using the SCORM standard. version of the Tin Can API. How do you think this learning standard will disrupt the traditional thinking of ‘learning’? . We can then look at whether their chosen path is effective for them (perhaps they are misguided about how they learn best).

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Why SCORM Compliance is Absolutely Essential for any Best-In-Class LMS

Docebo

Why SCORM Compliance is Absolutely Essential for Competitive, Market-Leading LMS Performance and Effectiveness. SCORM is an acronym that stands for sharable content object reference model , and it’s the de facto standard to package your learning content that can easily be read by an LMS.

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Why Great Leaders Don’t Care About Being Friends First

Learnloft

While there is nothing wrong with this desire, it may be hurting your ability to lead others effectively. Set Clear Standards. In order to level up, you have to define a new standard. A standard is simply defined as what good looks like. Communicate the Standards.

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5 Key Ways to Improve Training and Development

GoConqr

With the emergence of new cloud-based software platforms, training companies face the threat of being replaced by online versions, especially for knowledge based training. Tracking Performance : A training program is not effective unless the progress is tracked.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor

Mark Oehlert

I also know about the online version of Photoshop.whatever.

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Product Training vs Soft Skills Training

Your Training Edge

That’s why, there is a Training Budget, which needs to be split as per the classes of skills, considered as mandatory, for the employees to work effectively and productively.

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Tips for Managing Assets When Creating a Collaborative Course

CourseArc

Agree on Standards. Teams with diverse backgrounds and experiences often clash over differences in standards and expectations. As such, a collaborative project with more than one set of standards for a specific deliverable (like creating project documentation) is doomed to fail!

How to Refine Your Flash courses in HTML5 Conversions

42 Design Square

Flash to HTML5 conversion may be good opportunity to redesign your existing courses into more effective and efficient courseware. All these offer an opportunity to redesign your elearning into effective and efficient HTML5 elearning.

Top 5 Benefits of SCORM in eLearning

ProProfs

Learning is more effective when it is active rather than passive. With benefits like cost-effectiveness , environment-friendliness, improved retention, and flexibility, the trend of eLearning has taken over the entire world of learning in just a matter of a decade.

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eLearning Strategies: Creating Employee Development Training

G-Cube

Thus training is not just a way of teaching but also an effective way of engaging learners.The training content need not always be within the strict confines of work – but it should enable employees to exhibit better standard of work.

Best Practices in Editorial Project Management for Publishers

Hurix Digital

In the world of publishing, editorial project management refers to overseeing all the processes and functions involved in transitioning a manuscript to a printed/electronic version for consumption of the end-readers. What is Editorial Project Management?

4 Top eLearning Training and Development Trends for 2016

eLearning Brothers

Now that eLearning is established as a best practice, the focus throughout 2016 will be on improving available eLearning methodology to maximize its effectiveness and convenience for employers and employees. Going mobile makes eLearning convenient and effective for users.

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Don’t attempt to convert e-Learning to m-Learning – they’re different.

G-Cube

Mobile devices carry both limitations as well as advantages compared with standard desktop/laptop computing. Unfortunately one mature, generally accepted presentation platform – Adobe Flash – does not exist for many of the mobile devices and mobile OS versions.