12 Free Microsoft Teaching Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

They provide you with the tools, resources and activities you need to learn more about how technology plays a role in the advancement of learning in the 21st century. We’ve put together a list of 12 teaching tools to help better teach and engage your students.

The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 1


Deciding to embrace eLearning for your employee training has become a no-brainer nowadays. Fear not, however, as we’re here to help you with this, by suggesting the (you’ve guessed it) top 10 most useful tools for online employee training.

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The how and why of Content Curation for eLearning


Same goes for education and eLearning! You may have even found yourself exploring different search engine tools to filter out the best one, namely the one which will give you the answer you were looking for. Collect website content you like using tools, such as EverNote , OneNote etc.

New OneNote and Education Blog

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

In response to my last blog Mike Tholfsen of the OneNote team sent me the link to their new OneNote and Education Blog. Here is a brief description from Mike: "Because there are so many things happening right now with OneNote and education, we wanted to start this blog to have a dialog with the education community, as well as share ideas, resources, and gather feedback from teachers, students and faculty. I must say that I am very hopeful about OneNote.

The Cons of Social Media for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

I have this routine where I read my elearning news feeds on a tablet (usually at night). There are all sorts of tools like Pocket , Feedly , Flipboard , Diigo , Evernote , OneNote , and even your browser via add-ons. This elearning 101 series and the free e-books will help.

Notetaking Tools Help Needed

Tony Karrer

I recently engaged in a conversation with someone who suggested I was way behind the curve in adopting a better notetaking tool. There are a lot of tools out there in this space. I've looked at EverNote and OneNote quite a bit, but I'm not convinced yet that they fit well enough for me to adopt. I need to believe that I could get my notes out of the system later if I decided I needed to switch tools. Browse eLearning Content at www.elearninglearning.com.

Interview with a Veteran LMS Administrator

Web Courseworks

It has tools in the LMS system to assess competencies of different credit union positions. Our LMS has a competency assessment tool that allows those models to be actively used by our credit unions. To obtain training metrics, they must be able to use your LMS reporting tool.

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Note taking any where

Moodle Journal

I was talking to one of my colleagues recently who, with some enthusiasm has embraced the idea of eLearning to such an extent that all of his students now arrive at class not with a notebook and pen, but a wireless enabled laptop!

Over 75 Free Rapid E-Learning Resources

Rapid eLearning

The other day this guy asked me how to develop color schemes for his rapid elearning courses. I shared some of the tools that I use for color schemes in previous posts like this one on creating your own rapid elearning PowerPoint template.

The Best of e-Learning in July


Check out the top 10 reads this July: Action Mapping With a Twist: A Tool for Budgeting E-Learning Development. Tanya Seidel at Artisan eLearning explains how you can use action mapping to predict how much time and money your e-Learning project will take.

3 Proven Techniques to Add Creativity to Your E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

I jotted down some thoughts about how they might relate to those of us who build elearning courses. Building an effective elearning course is more than just applying the mechanics of instructional design. For example, one of my favorite elearning sites is E dheads *.

Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. Not only am I often made aware of new tools, but also get opinions, tips, and examples of their use. You can never keep up with it all, but access to many experts who are also finding and sharing the lastest tech tools make it much less daunting. So, I browsed "Tools" by keyword on eLearningLearning.