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Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning


eFront News from the e-learning frontier 10/17/2010 Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning As an e-Learning consultant I always was fun of open source software. I highly encourage you to leave a commend if you know any other open source authoring tool.

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Allen bridges the gap from theory to practice on both training and educational programs. Recent Comments Blog Archive ► 2011 (3) ► January (3) Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Le.

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What is a Learning Management System? (2019 Update)


A Learning Management System is a software-based platform that facilitates the management, delivery, and measurement of an organization’s corporate e-learning programs. Learners: They’re on the receiving end of learning initiatives (after all, they are to whom training programs are intended).

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Putting the Demand Back in On-Demand Learning

Learning Visions

One of my very smart and witty clients said that in a conversation we were having the other day with a group of his internal subject matter experts. Im co-opting it and encourage all of you to do the same.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Things That Light Up My Life

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photo by tanakawho Whats been lighting up my life this week is when I hear a Subject Matter Expert say, "Lets cut that. Im having fun taking more of a story-telling/visual approach to the topic, which frankly bores me to tears, but is what the client wants.

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e-Learning Glossaries


It is important that e-Learning professionals, researchers, experts, and learners have a common basis in order to communicate effectively. This glossary is updated periodically and reviewed by a panel of e-learning experts. E-Learning Glossary - Imperial College London Barrier-Free eLearning When participating with WSU, College of Engineerings Barrier-Free eLearning program, you may be introduced to new terms and concepts.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers

Learning Visions

I come from an old-school approach: I sort of understand the technology, but I leave the graphics and programming expertise to others. The programming skills should be left to the programmers. But Im not sure I can get people to hold their answers back.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Describing What You Do: Instructional Design

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Me: Im an instructional designer. Im sort of distracted by the naked boy who just ran by (not mine). I try not to use the term Instructional Designer as my opening line anymore :-) because, like you, I get the whats that stare. billbrandon had this comment on Twitter: I usually just tell em Im a writer. If there is a follow up question, it opens the door for a bit more depth. And then they think Im a flippin genius!!!!

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

Mark Oehlert

I will say that I think that Linda David and Pat Byers did amazing work on the program and they (along with my fellow committee members) deserve great credit. This research proves that context ismore important to experts than novices.

eFront Contests


We will simultaneously host four contests with the same opening, closing and judging dates. Each entry will be made publicly available and judged by the eFront community and a panel of eFront experts.

Sales eLearning – 21 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

Instructional and Performance Strategies for Sales eLearning Learning Theory 101 for Sales and Marketing Professionals (Part 1) - Business Casual , October 13, 2008 When consulting with sales and marketing professionals who work for companies that create training products and programs, I try not to be a "training purist" when discussion goes to "positioning" their product for the market. Im looking for the Why?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Learning Styles as Fortune Telling

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Im struck by why I find this topic so interesting. From the perspective of the adult learner, I think its appropriate to think of skill level in these terms: a novice might have a different "learning style" from an expert.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Making Six Sigma Training Fun

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This manufacturing process training course was originally delivered as a four hour plus death-by-PowerPoint classroom session (if you could see the original PPT source content, youd begin glazing over within a few slides). I tried, but couldnt convince my client to go with open navigation.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Big Question: Instructional Design as a Spectrum

Learning Visions

Some instructional designers are trained in ID; some are subject matter experts whove been assigned a training project or see a training need. Im wondering if we should be talking about tiers of instructional design. Today Im feeling more like a hazy purple.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: E-Learning Project Reality: Guerrilla Instructional Design

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This includes myself, the instructional designers at the client company who manage things on their end, and any subject matter experts that they can assemble for the meeting. Of course, this varies greatly depending upon how accessible the subject matter expert are to me.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Authoring Tools Review -- Help!

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Now, Im not much of a tool user myself. FYI anyone that has any questions whatsoever in regards to webex, training center I am an exteme expert. Little Shots of Theory Instructional Design as a practice in corporate vs. A Conversation with Karl Kapp ► February (11) ID Live with Charles Reigeluth on EdTechTalk Kineo Insights Webinar: Kronos Moodle Case Study Kineo Insights Webinar: The Truth About Open Sourc.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Best Practices for Software Training?

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Weve taken scenario-based approaches, so the learner can sit with an expert and watch how he does his job using the software. The next project Im about to take on is going to be more of a just-in-time performance support tool. Im thinking that teaching in a scenario-based mode (e.g.,

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Youre So Immature: e-Learning in Some Organizations

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Im just about to kickoff a new project with a manufacturing organization to produce some custom courses. Im gonna call them an "immature e-Learning organization." She says, " One of the things I am trying to do is to include in my designs the means for learners to interact with one another and with acknowledged experts in the subject at hand." Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Blogging is the new Graduate School

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Wednesday, May 30, 2007 Blogging is the new Graduate School Im not the only one getting an informal masters degree out here. If you offer intelligent opinions or advice on a credible blog, then you are an expert. If you have a focused blog, then you can jump from job to job and learn many skills, but the constant will be that you are an expert in whatever area you choose to research and write about.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Predictions for 2008

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While Im already an expert diaper changer and dont need to learn much more on that subject, I do expect to have to learn a lot of new skills. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Memoirs of an "Instructional Designer"

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My current business card says Im a "Manager of Instructional Design". Got accepted to a Masters program for secondary ed, but deferred. And now Im here -- "Manager of Instructional Design." But at this point, Im here to stay. If youd like to learn more about what Im doing these days, check out my current job description. My point is this: I dont think Im that unusual. The degree opens many doors but thats about it.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Conversations do matter

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So now Im sold on the values of social networking tools and Web 2.0. And I realized that Im no longer a beginner. To the two women I was sitting next to, I was an expert. Little Shots of Theory Instructional Design as a practice in corporate vs. A Conversation with Karl Kapp ► February (11) ID Live with Charles Reigeluth on EdTechTalk Kineo Insights Webinar: Kronos Moodle Case Study Kineo Insights Webinar: The Truth About Open Sourc.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: When the Content is Really Boring.

Learning Visions

wait, Im getting verbose. The expert teacher takes the boring content and uses good metaphor or analogy to make it interesting. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Theory vs. Application in Instructional Design: One Academics View

Learning Visions

Im still a really hands-on person. Or maybe Im just too lazy and poor. Now, Im not linking to John just because he is full of praise of me (which is nice and somewhat embarrassing, I must admit.), The theoretical ammunition I received in that program helps. I have considered some certificate programs in areas of specialization that I havent had as much experience in (HPI comes to mind). Im with you, Maria!

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Rise of Rapid e-Learning

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Im going to quote heavily from the article here, inserting my own thoughts along the way. Subject matter experts are embracing the more sophisticated rapid e-learning tools which allow server side development with international collaboration and “instant&# course deployment. Have the e-Learning vendor create the first few custom programs. Did you provide any formal/informal training or guidelines on good ID, or are they modeling their work on programs you built?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Designer as Consultant?

Learning Visions

One oh-so-hopeful prediction: Instructional design programs will begin teaching instructional designers to write. Basically, they want an expert to tell them how and what to train. There seems to be a mix between contract and full time positions, and Im not sure how to read into that.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Messy Learning OK. Messy Training Not OK.

Learning Visions

Is a messy training program just one in which the presenter is clearly not organized? The training doesnt teach what the participants want or need (failure to consult with actual learners while designing the program). But Im learning.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning

Learning Visions

Developed over 60 e-learning programs. Doesnt change the basic model of an expert/teacher delivering to a group of learners. Marshall McLuhan) -- Im not trying to be a smarty-pants here, but I looked this up and Gary was close: "We look at the present through a rear-view mirror. It came from software objects -- works for programming code, but doesnt work for people. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

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

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Perhaps the subject matter expert had created them?) Im not sure if the SME was reading a script, reading the notes, or just speaking from the heart. Something like 60-70% of the learners preferred the rough version, created by the expert. Our Instructional Designers are planning to include interviews and similar 'expert speaks' sections in our training. It makes a great impact when you have a expert speaking.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Defining an e-Learning Strategy: Planning the Kickoff

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Im cammybean on -- try adding me to your network and make a for: cammybean list. Let them know what you need to prepare for the opening meeting. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms


API (Application Programming Interface). API provides an interface that allows developers to interact with programs and applications, including learning management systems. Often paired with an LMS, this software is used to develop content for online learning and training programs.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-14, 2012 Open Content Licensing for Educators (#OCL4Ed), organized by the OER Foundation, offered online. link] December 4-6, 2012 International Symposium on Open, Distance, and e-Learning (ISODEL), Bali, Indonesia. Clayton R.

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

Learning Visions

Quick Updates Data Collection -- producer of information Audio/Video Instruction -- where appropriate (iPod) Decision Support -- expert systems or artificial intelligence (AI) or a step-by-step process that is interactive to give you info that you need.

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

All the information below was obtained from Internet sources and announcements in educational journals. crw Another source of major eLearning conferences is: Tom King's eLearning Google Calendar. JANUARY 2009 January 3-4, 2009 New Presidents Program , sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges, Hyatt Regency Coconut Point, Bonita Springs, Florida, USA. link] February 16-18, 2009 Open Source Singapore Pacific-Asia Conference and Expo, Grand Hyatt Singapore, Singapore.