Using a Learning Management System to Gather Good Ideas

Absorb LMS

We can all breathe more easily, however, because: “The pole has not caused any harm, so far …the problem will be fixed by the end of the month” CAPTION: An electric pole stands in the middle of a road in Johnville, Que.

Using a Learning Management System to Gather Good Ideas

Absorb LMS

We can all breathe more easily, however, because: “The pole has not caused any harm, so far …the problem will be fixed by the end of the month” CAPTION: An electric pole stands in the middle of a road in Johnville, Que.

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11 Zapier Workflows to Automate Your Marketing

LearnDash

Response: Invite them to a shared Google Doc. Slack is one such space, but even something as simple as a shared Google Doc can be enough. Maybe your learner is struggling to grasp a certain concept, and a few extra practice problems will help the idea sink in. How to use Zapier to nurture leads and offer better learner support. You’ve probably heard a lot about marketing automation without knowing how to implement it for your course.

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eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #16

Upside Learning

Social media & workplace performance matrix – Harold Jarche takes Jane Hart’s case study resources and puts them in a matrix, made accessible to all through Google docs spreadsheet.

Here is All You Need to Start an Online Course Business

LearnDash

Open up Microsoft Word (or Google Docs, whichever you prefer) and start outlining your course. Problem is that most people don’t like to start here. If you have been paying attention in the past few years then you probably have noticed a lot of hype around creating & selling online courses – and with good reason. Online courses represent a truly amazing opportunity for nearly anyone.

What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

3 - Google Docs/Drive. So rather than passing around a number of Word documents and trying to collate the results manually, using a collaboration tool like Google Docs makes this an easy process. But there’s lots more you can do with Google Docs too.

Learning Activities that Matter

Learning Rebels

If a trainer is having people participate in activities for the sole reason to keep them focused, engaged and awake – they have bigger problems. Why this works: This presents participants with the challenge to demonstrate higher levels of critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Low-Cost Test and Quiz Tool Comparison

Tony Karrer

He helped me pull together the following evaluation of a few different solutions: ClassMarker Quia ProProfs Google Docs Forms Creator, and Quibblo. Security : Are there security methods in place to catch/prevent cheating, hacking, or other similar problems? Google Docs Forms Google Docs has a built-in Form document type that allows the creation of a set of questions. Someone with visual difficulties should not have problems.

What content makes a Course in your LMS?

Absorb LMS

Having an inflexible view of what a course is can lead to problems. Interacting with embedded external Web pages (Wikipedia, blogs, wikis, Google Docs, etc.). I can’t remember the last time I heard someone say when asked their opinion of something, “I just don’t know.” ” To be uncertain of something used to be a sign of having an open mind and mature decision-making skills based on weighing facts and considering the opinions of others.

On the Horizon

Experiencing eLearning

Useful for education b/c applications that are comparable to installed software (like Google Docs). Example: sending students out with cameras and sharing geotagged images, mashup images with Google Maps. Collaboration authoring tools (Google Docs, Flat World Knowledge).

Reflections on Web 2.0 Expo

Clark Quinn

They were also touting a beta of accessing Microsoft Office docs collaboratively through FaceBook. Trying to counter Google Docs, I reckon, but will FaceBook appeal to the biz crowd? One of the questions I was asking was about tracking the potential benefits of social media in the enterprise, particularly the outcomes of informal learning: rate of problem solving, products and services generated, etc.

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Micro-learning Tutorial: how to create micro-learning in under 1 hour

eLearningArt

It’s more about going out into the workforce and solving real problems. It can be an email, Google Doc, video scenario, mini-scenario, short video, or even a text message. What’s the #1 problem you’re running into with selling the [PRODUCT]?

The Year in Learning—Top Learning and Development Articles from 2018

The Learning Dispatch

Glenda Sims and Wilco Fiers have released their long-awaited white paper (NOTE: Google doc) with their discussions and recommendations. In some ways, a single training session is the easy way to address the problem—is it the most effective?

Learned Helplessness of Learning #chat2lrn

Nick Leffler

Shortly after Skyping with Mark and Lesley Price of the chat2lrn crew, Mark and I were busy at work authoring the questions in Google Docs. From the problems it presents to the different ways to solve it, there’s no one answer to it all.

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What content makes a Course in your LMS?

Absorb LMS

Having an inflexible view of what a course is can lead to problems. Interacting with embedded external Web pages (Wikipedia, blogs, wikis, Google Docs, etc.). I can’t remember the last time I heard someone say when asked their opinion of something, “I just don’t know.” ” To be uncertain of something used to be a sign of having an open mind and mature decision-making skills based on weighing facts and considering the opinions of others.

Fresh Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | October 5, 2018

Mike Taylor

Our Job is to Find and Fix Problems. Rather, our primary job is to analyze problems, create solutions that meet the real need, and monitor how well these solutions are doing so we can tweak or change them. Grammarly has released a beta that works with Google Docs in Chrome. Looking for a previous edition? Check out the archives. “No one will every say that you’re sharing too much value, you’re providing too much help, or that you care too much.”

Flipped Professional Development

TechSmith Camtasia

If I am working with a group of teachers on how to use Google Docs with their students in the classroom and half of them have never used Google Docs for themselves, then there are two very different experiences that need to be addressed in the delivery of new information.

Careful: Test Cheaters are SMART!

E-Learning Acupuncture

These two facts brought to light a weakness in the course that could be exploited by an elegant collaborative turn-taking method of sharing correct answers using Google Docs among a small group of students. Therein lies one problem.

The Top 12 eLearning Authoring Tools (2019 Update)

LearnUpon

Think Google Docs – multiple people working on content at the same time, without worrying about version control etc. You don’t want to be left alone with a problem! Great eLearning starts with getting the basics right.

Fix Those Pesky Digital Learning Quality Assurance Pain Points

eLearningMind

From the ability to communicate through Articulate to simply using Google Docs to send notes and highlight changes, clients, designers, and the QA team can work together to keep everyone on the same page and show, explain, and create change.

How to Write a Script for a Video (With a Free Template!)

TechSmith Camtasia

You can get your feedback through email, Google Docs, or other online methods, however, my preferred method is the table read. A good script will save you from many problems. Have you ever tried to write a script?

How to Find a Profitable Course Topic

learnWorlds

Your audience’s needs: Research what your audience’s problem is and come up with a solution. If this lesson can be used to help others overcome the same problem you can design an online course for it. Google is your best friend since there is a lot you can get out from there.

ISTE2013 Presenter Profiles: Kristin Daniels

TechSmith Camtasia

Innovation is the result of time, space, and resources needed to problem solve. The problem is that the role of the teacher is to model lifelong learning. TextHelp provides text-to-speech with synchronized highlighting right within Google Docs.

TCC08: Wikis and Blogs and Tags: Oh Why?

Experiencing eLearning

Google Docs. Wikis make it very clear who did what–always a problem with group work for grading. If students are really uncomfortable sharing online, you need to make accomodations–one participant said he dropped a class b/c it required Blogger and he doesn’t like Google’s privacy policies. Presenters: Alice Bedard-Voorhees, Colorado Mountain College, Glenwood Springs, Colorado, USA.

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Rethinking The Holiday Rush

Nick Leffler

I knew this would present some problems including not the highest quality recording (although it was not too bad). Put together the course outline and collaborate in a Google Doc with my Twitter PLN to fine tune it. The holidays is always the busiest time of year. Everyone is out and about doing last minute errands and trying to get that last project out the door before going away for the year. My rush has been a bit different this year.

The Top 5 Free Learning Management Platforms

CommLab India

On the flip side, this LMS is quite complex and people with no technical background often face problems setting up this application. Some of the key strengths of this learning platform are: Seamless integration with Google Docs.

Session Notes: Breaking Down Silos @JD_Dillon #TrainingMag

Learning Visions

He''s starting to look for the content and can''t find a darn thing on the SharePoint site -- just loaded with docs and decks and stuff. How do you know how to do things and who do you go talk to when you have a problem? So now they started using Google Docs. Then they started Google Plus. As long as you think about the behaviors and how sharing can solve the problems of your organization, then you find tools that will solve those problems.

Designing a PowerPoint Screencast Using Camtasia

TechSmith Camtasia

4 There are two general methods for creating an instructional screencast: Record the computer screen, provide narration, and use a digital tablet to show, for example, content that requires a sequence of steps, such as solving a math problem or showing chemistry equations in real time.

Differentiation Through Flipped Out Collaboration

TechSmith Camtasia

We also discussed some of the problems with mathematics education today (lack of depth of understanding, problem solving perseverance, opportunities to engage in higher level thinking, etc.). Do we embrace pure problem-based learning? We implemented Google’s 20% time.

How Micro-Learning Boosts “At the Moment Performance” - Tip #114

Vignettes Learning

What was at one time solutions to problems are today barriers that hinder us from focusing on "at the moment performance." I (Ray in the email) made the request by doing a screen capture of the problem. At work, how many times in a day does someone ask you “How do you do this”?

What differentiates isEazy from the rest of the tools?

isEazy

The problem of having a blank canvas (and not knowing much about design) is that we run the risk of filling the screen with information and having screens that don’t correlate with each other.

MOOCs: Building Personal Learning Networks

Your Training Edge

PLNs can foster teamwork, cooperation, creativity, innovation, and problem-solving by opening access channels between different departments. Collaborative documents , such as Google docs, can be used to work collaboratively on projects.

What is SCORM? Advantages of using SCORM with authoring tools such as isEazy

isEazy

In the early years of e-learning training, this was perceived as a big problem that had to be solved. With isEazy you can embed external content , such as Youtube or Vimeo videos, Slideshare or Genially presentations, Google docs or iVoox podcasts.

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Working with your Subject Matter Expert

TechSmith Camtasia

Your goals are different, your perspective of the business needs will be different and your approach to solving those problems will be different. Use tools like Evernote, Google Docs or other project management tools to share information.

Vintage Is In: 5 Old Skills You Still Need

OpenSesame

Solving problems entirely over email can be difficult and sometimes impossible, phone lines are necessary for complex or complicated correspondence. Technology can be wrong: Microsoft Office and Google docs won’t always be able to catch your mistakes.