eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #10

Upside Learning

Open Classroom Servers. SublimeVideo [HTML5 Video Player]. It’s an HTML5 video player that will allow you to easily embed videos in any page, blog or site using the latest modern web standards. WordPress for Android and Blackberry is an Open Source app that empowers you to write new posts, edit content, and manage comments with built-in notifications. Symbian OS now fully open source. ELIPS Studio 3.

Thinkific Alternatives: Feature and Pricing Comparison

Pinlearn

This opened up convenient ways for tutors and learners to effectively embrace online education. Being open-source, Pinlearn allows users to take complete control of the platform to brand their website as their own according to their preferences and interests. .

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Tool of the month: interactive video

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

I also experimented with Vialogues to facilitate a conversation around a video source. However, the meetup opened up a whole new world of interactive video. It is very nice to see what is possible and it definitely opens up your creativity. H5P H5P is an open source program that you can use for free. H5P is actually a 'suite' of tools with which you can create learning activities with and without interactions that you embed in a learning environment.

Still More Alternatives to Second Life: More 3D Worlds to Explore

Kapp Notes

OpenSimulator is released under a BSD License, making it both open source, and commercially friendly to embed in products. Jibe is a virtual world based on Unity3D's player and integration with industry vetted backend systems. Here are even a few more alternatives to Second Life for you to check out. OpenSimulator or OpenSim Building in OpenSim. OpenSimulator is a 3D Application Server.

Interactive learning content with H5P and LearnWorlds

learnWorlds

H5P is an open-source, community-driven system for creating rich and interactive multimedia for elearning. How and H5P activity appears in LearnWorlds Course Player. H5P can be used inside LearnWorlds courses as an embed activity. To embed the activity on LearnWorlds, you will need to scroll down the activity (while editing). And then “The embed code” ? This is what you need to copy and paste inside LearnWorlds’ embed unit (see next steps).

Extend eFront with modules for fun and profit

eFront

In our recent introduction to eFront’s architecture, we emphasized it’s open source nature and extensibility. Having made it, you can either keep just for your eFront installation, if it’s something that doesn’t make sense sharing or that’s proprietary to your e-learning service, or you can share it with the eFront community, so everyone can install it, and even improve it, in a true Open Source spirit.

25 Tools to Create Training Videos That Engage Learners

TalentLMS

Free, open-source, and easy to use, with Audacity you can record your audio live (through a microphone or mixer), digitize recordings from other media, combine sound files, edit, and add effects. Free and open-source, this video editing software is easy to use and quick to learn.

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The WordPress Education Ecosystem Challenges and Opportunities with Courtney Robertson

LifterLMS

WordPress is an open-source software itself, and Courtney would love to see the education training for it be just as available as reading a post or joining a Slack channel. They’re open-source projects themselves.

The Top 3 Aspects of Articulate 360 You Must Know

CommLab India

It has some new features such as a responsive player which can automatically adapt the layout to all desktop or mobile devices. Some of the new features include: Responsive Player for Tablets and Smartphones. It is similar to the open-source eLearning authoring tool “Adapt Learning” and paid applications such as Gomolearning. . Features include: Lessons: Video, Labeled graphics, Process, Timeline, Sorting, and URL embed.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning - Mobile

For iPads, content can be played via Safari browser but for an enhanced experience, you can publish it for Articulate Mobile Player , a native iOS application that optimizes courses only for iPads. You can create interactive videos with clickable links, table of contents, search, embed quizzes and it supports both Flash and HTML5. Maqetta is an open source project that provides WYSIWYG visual authoring of HTML5 user interfaces.

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State of the Authoring Tool Industry 2015

eLearning 24-7

And they don’t want to embed it in the AT or upload it to YouTube or Vimeo, they want to upload it into their learning system will full tracking and maybe just maybe have video encoding to make it HD quality. Claro by dominKnow – Strong player, who IMO got sidetracked for a bit. . They were one of the early players to collaborative/peer review and still offer the best of breed for that specific feature including date/time stamp.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

H5P is a free, open-source, elearning authoring tool for smaller cloud-hosted activities. Price: Free, Open-Source. LearnWorlds’ Interactive Video Player. LearnWorlds is the only course-platform that comes with a built-in interactive video player. The player adds a layer of interactivity on top of the videos with an easy-to-use editor. Questions come in varying form, open or close type and different variations.

10 Low-Cost Ideas for Employee Training

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

SLIDE SHOW PRESENTATIONS It's no surprise that PowerPoint , Google Slides , or Zoho Show are the major players when it comes to presentation platforms. Documents for Days A great way to do that is by designing an interactive document that allows you to embed pictures, videos, fillable boxes, buttons and more. If you think training and development is out of your reach, think again. Just as a quick disclaimer: Choose the training options that make the most sense for your business.

19 Powerful Ways That Small Businesses Can Benefit From Thinkific

Spark Your Interest

These lessons enable you to embed other content, developed in a third-party tool. H5P.org – is an open-source tool where you can create interactive content. This allows you to customize the look and feel of your Thinkific course player even more.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

Open Source Product of the Year (i.e. Sure, other vendors will say you can do that too, but you have to open each object file to get it. Courses that can be seen on your HDTV via a connection from your computer, which is capable via Blu-Ray, some game players, internet TV, TV tuners (and considered by many as truly the next evolution of television, uh not the course part that is) – YES.

Latest #LMS Takeaways Plus Did you know?

eLearning 24-7

lots of text), images, YouTube or similar link embed or a video embed itself. However, there were people using Sakai, OLAT and other open source systems. In my own data, I find the big two players in HE to be, Blackboard and Instructure Canvas. Still a huge player though. Hello from Berlin. As OEB 2015 wraps up, Friday (today) being its last day, the air of excitement still reigns supreme.

Free L&D webinars for December 2017

Limestone Learning

Why supporting continuous learning, open communication, and “anytime, anywhere” collaboration is critical. How the flexibility of open source allows for constant enhancement of the learning experience. This webcast covers how to identify brilliant jerks, intentionally coach them toward becoming high-impact team players, and eliminate their negative effects. This Welcome Keynote is open to all TMN members.

eLearning 101: How to Make an eLearning Course (Updated!)

OpenSesame

eLearning authoring tools will generally enable you to embed video clips as components of an interactive training course. In addition, OpenSesame has developed a SCORM video player that converts any video files to SCORM-trackable elearning courses. Try the free, open-source Handbrake for all of your video file management needs. Videos: Check YouTube and Vimeo for video clips to embed in your courses.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Does anyone else see "Student Records" in "Data Portability"?

Mark Oehlert

In this way, Friend Connect seems to just be a way to pull information in from existing networks, almost like how its possible to embed YouTube videos on your site with limited functionality. Players in this arena (although not exactly all in the same role or capacity) include Facebook Connect , the Data Portability Project (of which MySpace is a member ), and Googles Open Social.

eLearning 101: How to Make an eLearning Course (Updated!)

OpenSesame

eLearning authoring tools will generally enable you to embed video clips as components of an interactive training course. In addition, OpenSesame has developed a SCORM video player that converts any video files to SCORM-trackable elearning courses.

15 Best Training Management and Tracking Software

ProProfs

Open-source. Along with this, you can embed interactive tools such as quizzes and surveys. Moodle is an open-source and customizable LMS to create, manage, and track online learning. Open Source. No print option, no offline player.

Google Slides: The ULTIMATE guide

BrightCarbon

Once open, you can rename your new Slides doc any time by clicking the Untitled Presentation box in the top left. Click Publish to the web , select either Link or Embed , and hit Publish. View: The View tab is used to change screen setup, open new windows and side panels, and toggle grids and guides on and off. To open the animation and transitions pane, click Animations. Master opens the slide master for your document.