Formative Assessments in E-Learning
MAY 27, 2015
Broadly speaking, there are two main kinds of assessments – formative and summative. Examples are mid-term tests, final projects, a paper presentation. Formative assessments in e-learning. E-learning takes the formative assessment process a step further.
Formative vs. Summative Assessment
DECEMBER 15, 2015
Most assessment strategies fall into one of two categories: formative or summative. Formative assessment involves activities that measure and provide feedback during the learning process. Examples of Formative & Summative Assessment.
Understanding Image File Formats
JANUARY 19, 2016
But, which image file formats do you need? TechSmith Snagit will present you with options such as.png, jpeg,tiff,gif or.pdf. Other more advanced image editors (such as Adobe Photoshop) offer additional formats like.psd,psb,bmp,eps,raw, to name a few. Proprietary Formats.
ILT, Elearning, or MOOC? When to Use Common Training Formats
Your Training Edge
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
And then another: “Just hit ‘Next’ on this computer presentation until you get to the end, and then take the test.”. The various formats are not mutually exclusive, and ideally you would not have to make this choice for an entire training program en masse.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
Fill in gaps with DIY formats like PDFs or PowerPoint slides. and working out how to present it. presented for easy (mobile) access. Learning Insights 2017 1 Learning Insights 2017 Progress with purpose Learning Insights 2017 2 “WE’RE LOOKING TO CLOSE THE.
Building an eLearning portfolio: what to include, formatting basics, and tips
MAY 10, 2016
In this article, Christopher Pappas from eLearning Industry highlights 5 formatting basics, 5 elements you should include, and 3 tips that will help you to create an effective eLearning portfolio. 5 eLearning portfolio formatting basics.
How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?
OCTOBER 18, 2011
Cook raised an interesting question at the Instructional Design and eLearning Professionals' Group " How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?" Several professionals in the Learning industry want to convert their f2f courses into an eLearning format.
The Importance of Script Writing in Video Presentations
OCTOBER 4, 2016
As I mentioned in the video, using screenwriting software rather than just a text editor helps you to time your movie correctly and format it in a way that fits the standards. The post The Importance of Script Writing in Video Presentations appeared first on eLearning Brothers.
9 Product Knowledge M-learning Delivery Formats for Sales Teams
MARCH 12, 2017
Today, we will look at nine mobile-friendly technology-enabled learning delivery formats that are ideal to impart product sales training. A salesperson of a laboratory equipment manufacturer in Belgium needs to deliver a presentation to a prospect based in Canada.
SaaS LMS – A Must-have for Training Companies (Presentation)
MAY 11, 2016
Soon after it was published, I realized that it lent itself pretty well for a presentation format. And so, without any ado, the content was rewritten from a presentation perspective, images added, and […]. Exactly 3 weeks back I had written a blog post – 10 Reasons why Training Companies must invest in a SaaS LMS.
Formatting Fantastic Course Descriptions and Learning Objectives
AUGUST 16, 2016
Finally, this course provides examples of sexual harassment policies and how to properly present them to employees. For a concise formatting overview, our guideline is attached below. . . You’ve invested in making a quality elearning course and you want learners to love it. Crafting the perfect descriptions and learning objectives will help you showcase your product to future learners. Don’t miss your chance to market it properly by lacking in writing skills.
Formative and Summative Assessments in an Online Classroom
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
It helps both students and instructors evaluate student learning and see how much students are actually grasping of the presented material and when it’s time to move on. Shared. Assessment is a key tool in the learning and teaching process.
Video Formatting for Online Learning
FEBRUARY 20, 2014
When putting your videos online, there are so many different format options to consider. Compressing and formatting your video recordings include resolution, bit rate, and frame rate. Format. You may have the option to present your video at 1080p.
20 World-Class Experts Share Their Top Presentation Tips
AUGUST 18, 2014
Have you ever sat through a presentation that seemed to slog on and on? Presenters that are disorganized, dwell on trivial information and give long winded explanations that lead nowhere? Too many presentations are afflicted by poor planning and poor visuals.
iSpring Suite 7: Create Online Presentations with Branching
AUGUST 5, 2014
It is an open secret that with branching it is possible to create a clear-structured presentation to help learners grasp the material faster. There are two easy ways to implement branching in your PowerPoint presentations. #1 Click the “Presentation Explorer” button on the toolbar.
Blend Learning Formats to Train Your Medical Reps Effectively – Part 1
DECEMBER 1, 2016
Learners can be involved better through various types of instructional material such as PowerPoint presentations, videos, online courses, and so on. The task of a medical rep is tough.
Blend Learning Formats to Train Your Medical Reps Effectively – Part 2
DECEMBER 8, 2016
Welcome to the final post of the two blog series, Blend Learning Formats to Train Your Medical Reps Effectively. Many a time, medical representatives find it hard to retain the complete information presented in these sessions.
PowerPoint 2010: Converting Presentations to Movies
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JANUARY 13, 2011
In previous versions of PowerPoint, converting presentations to movies could be a bit of a laborious task. PowerPoint 2010 has a new feature allowing presentations to quickly and easily be saved directly to.wmv (Windows Media Video) format. Open the presentation within PowerPoint 2010. Do not close the presentation before the progress bar indicates that it is finished. by AJ George.
Online Learning VS Traditional Formats: The Big 4 Benefits of eLearning
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
But how do traditional and online learning formats actually differ , and what can you expect from a transition to eLearning? A person can be physically present in the classroom, but mentally absent, and no one would know. Presentations can also be made face-to-face.
Development Corner: Image Formats
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
by Sally Cox When it comes to adding images to websites, PowerPoint presentations, or eLearning projects, you will likely be given JPEGs, GIFs, or PNGs. Let's review the three most common image formats and why/when to use them.
iSpring: How Can I Add a Watermark to My Presentation?
SEPTEMBER 26, 2014
If you are going to publish your presentation on the Internet, it will be important for you to keep it safe. Plus, adding a watermark to your presentation’s slides is a popular way to brand the presentation or give recognition to the author.
Microlearning Video on Shoestring – Script Formatting
DECEMBER 11, 2014
I advocate using the standard screenplay format. Action is written in the present tense as you would see the action taking place.
Corporate Advisory Council Conference: Corporate Presentations
NOVEMBER 24, 2008
The Corporate CAC presentations this fall began with a little snow fall at Monty's but quickly progressed into some great presentations and sharing of information. Here is a brief re-cap of the presentations.
Tin Can API: A Must for Blended Learning
APRIL 10, 2015
Learning in the 21 st century has become all-pervasive, transcending physical boundaries of a classroom-and- instructor based format.
PowerPoint: Converting Presentations to HTML5 with iSpring Converter
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
SEPTEMBER 13, 2012
And I have found plenty of tools not to like when it comes to making your PowerPoint presentation play on iDevices. The latest and greatest way to ensure the maximum number of devices can play with your end product is to ensure it is formatted in HTML5. In the past, I have saved my PowerPoint presentations intended for mass distribution as videos. For example, I have a presentation that allows the user to click an image of a folder to "view" its contents.
5 Ways to Share Your PowerPoint Presentation Online
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
It’s a common question after you have finished your presentation and received the applause. Is there a more effective way to share a presentation? You can share your hard work, and not only with interested listeners after a presentation, but also with a larger audience you have never met. Here are five of the best ways to share a PowerPoint presentation online. Upload your presentation to a hosting service. Turn your presentation into a video.
Lectora to Convert PowerPoint Presentations into Engaging E-learning
OCTOBER 25, 2016
In my previous blog, we have seen how to convert your PowerPoint presentations into e-learning courses using Adobe Captivate. In this post, we will see how to convert PowerPoint presentations using another widely used rapid authoring tool – Lectora Inspire.
How to really involve learners
MARCH 13, 2017
I’ll bet the autopilot in your brain is saying this: “First, present the basic concepts. Plunge people into that activity with no presentation beforehand. It’s not a presentation occasionally interrupted by an activity. Creating an online course?
8 Online Presentation Ideas for Instruction Designers
JANUARY 11, 2016
Online learning involves creating online presentations in various formats. In this article, we divulge some fresh tips on giving life to your online presentations – all tried and tested! The more interactive your online presentation is, the more effective it will be.
Why Your Existing E-Learning is Failing, and How MOOCs Can Help
Your Training Edge
AUGUST 12, 2014
E-learning is attributed with being more engaging than listening to (or sleeping through) a lecture, but clicking Next-Next-Next on a PowerPoint presentation isnt exactly a cognitive challenge. They use summative rather than formative assessments.
A Step by Step Guide to Convert PowerPoint Presentations to E-learning
JANUARY 12, 2017
Start converting your existing PowerPoint presentations used in classroom training sessions to e-learning courses pepping them with animations, audio, interactivities, and assessments. Identify all the PowerPoint presentations you want to convert to e-learning and place them in a folder.
4 Tips to Convert Training Presentations into Engaging Online Courses
FEBRUARY 3, 2017
These are critical and sarcastic terms for boring presentations overloaded with information, which bore and exhaust learners. Though we know a presentation with heavy text is not effective, many of us don’t consider this while preparing training presentations.
What It Takes to Have a Healthy Learning Environment in Your Organization
MAY 19, 2014
Let’s take a look at the contemporary currency of the different formats of learning that are typically deployed at organizations: Instructor-led classroom training : This format is still viable, still effective and will endure.
Convert Your PowerPoint Presentations to E-learning With Articulate Storyline
MARCH 2, 2017
In my previous blog, we have seen how to convert your PowerPoint presentations to e-learning courses using the rapid authoring tool, Lectora Inspire. This feature of Storyline makes it a widely used tool for converting PowerPoint presentations into engaging and interactive e-learning courses.
How to respond to learning-style believers
JUNE 9, 2015
” Maybe you’ve heard that from a classroom presenter (I have). Instructional design client management format choice media choice“What do you mean, I shouldn’t accommodate people’s learning styles?
What’s Hot with Articulate 360? – Part 5: Presenter
APRIL 20, 2017
Today, we will look at another important component of Articulate 360 , Studio 360, and examine the features of its most vital element, Presenter 360. Presenter 360, Quizmaker 360, and Engage 360. Let us now look at the capabilities of Presenter 360. Features of Presenter 360.
PowerPoint 2007: Converting Presentations to Movies
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
DECEMBER 16, 2010
I am frequently asked if it is possible to convert PowerPoint presentations into movies that can be shared on websites such as YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook. The following steps show how to convert a presentation into a movie. by AJ George.
3 ways to save gobs of time when designing training
SEPTEMBER 8, 2014
But what I see far more often is pointless, time-wasting bling applied to a boring presentation. Instructional design client management format choice media choice Everyone wants it yesterday. So how can we deliver on time? Here are three possibly bizarre ideas.
“Learning should be fun!” But what’s “fun?”
SEPTEMBER 2, 2013
” All of the above are examples of smearing “fun” lipstick on the pig of an information presentation. The post looks at how games (and in my opinion elearning) might affect dopamine, often presented as the “I like it!”