Comparing Video Hosting, Transcribing, and Captioning Tools


Supports a much larger library of captioned and sub-titled languages (over 150+). Accessibility eLearning Tools IMS Standards Instructional Design Online Learning accessibility closed captioning eLearning instructional design Section 508 user experience UX video-based learningVideo is a powerful instructional tool, but some of your students will need the extra step of captions in order to fully appreciate the message in a video-based lesson.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Learning Visions

As an instructional designer/eLearning professional, what books are the essential tools in your reference library ? Im not looking for the obtuse theory books. Im already feeling a bit overwhelmed. Perhaps we need to start a lending library. Im about halfway through Michael Allens new book, Designing Successful E-Learning. Between you and John Im going to need to ask for a visit to Ikea for a new bookshelf too!


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LTI (Learning Tools Interoperability): One of the Features of a Good LMS


Learning Tools Interoperability is a specification that was developed by the IMS Global Learning Consortium. eLearning content library. . In the initial stages of choosing a learning management system (LMS), people often wonder what the features of a good LMS are.

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

IMS Caliper: Caliper is the latest standard from IMS. To understand the difference between the two standards, it’s important to note that IMS and Caliper are driven by higher ed and thus of particular interest to the Educause crowd. IMS’s best known standard, LTI, allows textbook companies to package online course content and ship it with their textbooks, regardless of the implementing university’s LMS.

Creating Reusable Interactions

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

When working with pre-built IMs, your focus is on selecting the right IM, customizing it using your content, and finally adding it to your course. The larger the library of pre-built IM's you have access to, the wider your choice, and the more you are likely to find one that exactly fits your need. Or, a path animation can easily illustrate a timeline nicely.Please convince yourself that your pre-built library does not cut it before the next step.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: New Rapid e-Learning Tool from Epic

Learning Visions

Epic launches new tool for accessible rapid e-learning Product features to include: A wizard that guides users through course creation An in-built art direction library, allowing users to choose from a range of predefined look-and-feel templates The ability to insert media of the users choice (graphics, video and audio) Automatic one-click SCORM packaging Its not clear to me from the press release what type of authoring environment is used (is it Microsoft Word?)

Is Your Onboarding Process Ready for the Class of 2017?

ej4 eLearning

The manager assumes the new hire read the policies on day 1, while he was expecting more guidance to come in-person, or via text or IM. If the training library you are using updates less often than that, you can bet that the content they have is not relevant to onboarding this cohort of employees. Just because a library has thousands and thousands of titles does not mean it has the specific content you need—the points above are some good examples.

Upcoming Webinar: Communicating with the Next Generation

Kapp Notes

Confused by the correct use of Wikis, Blogs, IM and Podcasts for the classroom? Search NetWorks Digital Library for past webinars to listen, watch, and learn. Here is some information for a webinar I am doing this Friday. The webinar is titled "Communicating with the Next Generation." Here is the description of the event. Be sure to register Communicating with the Next Generation Date: Friday, December 12, 2008 10:00 a.m.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Tell me your latest/greatest books on learning.

Mark Oehlert

Even worse, I like bookstores better than I like libraries because I like to write in my books as I read and dog-ear pages and in general, rough them up a bit as I read them. Im also usually working on two or three books at a time, not because Im that smart but just because I usually have one staked out in a couple of different locations. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Oh.this does not bode well for Microsoft.

10 Best Tin Can API LMS of All Time


A library of 100+ professionally designed and ready-to-use courses make it easy to get started with training. Premium Course Library : Access a premium library of 100+ expert-designed, customizable, and ready-to-use courses on any corporate training topic.

How to Boost eLearning Productivity with 10 EdTech Online Tools

eLearning Brothers

You can access your email, SMS, and IM reminders from one place. This library contains an impressive number of online studying sources that will help you memorize information with ease. Julie Petersen is a tutor and a blogger who features the latest career and educational trends in her articles. At the moment, she is working on her first eBook dedicated to online learning. You may see Julie’s latest publications and contact her via LinkedIn.

TCC09: Digital Learning Environments: Context Sensitive and Imaginative Classes in Second Life

Experiencing eLearning

Libraries–teen grid library is very different from main grid. Just IM her (Lyr Lobo) and ask for I think Holiday Fun 2008. Liveblogged notes from the TCC online conference. My notes in italics. Presenter(s): Cynthia Calongne , Colorado Technical University. Summary: “Ready to teach with Second Life, but not sure how to begin? Using it already, but need to migrate your course content for virtual world delivery?

Learning and Development Glossary

Petra Mayer

LTI is a standard created by the IMS Global Learning Consortium. The varied xAPI tracking includes reading webpages, attending events, borrowing library books, playing games, blended and team-based learning.

What is a Learning Management System? (2019 Update)


An enterprise LMS has intuitive user interfaces and, in some cases, asset libraries that help the learning administrator develop and deploy learning materials quickly. LMS LTI: Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) was introduced by the IMS Global Learning Consortium, specializing in apps hosted remotely, as well as web-based e-learning content. Today’s enterprise learning strategies require smart solutions that go beyond the capabilities of traditional tools.

The 19 Best Learning Management System (for 2021)


In its content library, there are more than 70 courses ranging from Project Management, Microsoft Office, Soft Skills, Design and Office Productivity amongst many others that are vital to the workplace. Go Skills Library: free with optional premium upgrades for $2.90/learner/month.

AICC and SCORM Compliance: The Benefits for Your e-Learning


The lab combined the work of existing standards organizations like the AICC , IMS and the IEEE LTSC into a cohesive reference model. In addition, following the requirements of SCORM is a good idea when: Creating a large library of learning objects. The Benefits of Making Your e-Learning AICC and SCORM Compliant . Remember the battle between Blu-ray Discs and DVDs? The frustration of accidentally buying a Blu-ray movie and realizing it won’t play in your DVD player?


eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

link] January 15-20, 2010 American Library Association Midwinter Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. link] February 1-3, 2010 Electronic Resources and Libraries Conference, Austin, Texas, USA. link] February 23-26, 2010 International Conference on Digital Libraries (ICDL): Shaping the Information Paradigm, New Delhi, India. link] February 24-27, 2010 Ontario Library Association Super Conference , Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

The Ultimate Guide: What is Screencasting and Why Use it?

TechSmith Camtasia

Think of your apps, websites, IMs, emails, and everything that makes up your digital world. Why not create a little library of screencasts that answer frequently asked questions? A screencast is a digital video recording of your computer screen and usually includes audio narration. Screencasting not only saves you time answering the same questions over and over, but it has been proven that 80% of viewers can recall a video they have seen in the past 30 days.

Workplace well-being ideas: 23 companies share their mental health initiatives


Employee burnout, low morale, work-life (im)balance. If you’re thinking to offer mental health training to your teams but don’t know where to start from, a good place is an online library with ready-made resources and courses.

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What is Screencasting?

TechSmith Camtasia

Think of your apps, websites, IMs, emails, and everything that makes up your digital world. Why not create a little library of screencasts that answer frequently asked questions? Screencasting is when you record a video of your computer screen, oftentimes for teaching or sharing ideas. Think about your digital life. All that time sitting at your desk. What if you had a camera in your pocket, ready to capture and record in full, crisp HD at a moment’s notice?

Focusing on Objectives with Abstraction in Gamification

Training Industry

For a simulation on project management, for example, we created a realistic representation of the learner’s desktop, including email, IM, and resource libraries —tools utilized frequently on the job. Should your learning game be highly realistic or completely abstracted from reality? Imagine your new company has sent you to an on-boarding seminar with hundreds of participants. You’re about to meet a lot of smart people and you need to be at the top of your game.

What Your Onboarding Kit Should Include (And Why You Should Offer One)


Training and development expectations – don’t forget to introduce them to the company Learning Management System (LMS) or online resource library if you have these. So, make sure to include this information in your onboarding kit for new employees: A directory of employee profiles including names, contact details, and usernames on company messaging applications like Slack or IM. It’s Day 1 at your new job.

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

link] ELIEventsCalendar/92 January 20-22, 2009 Information Online , sponsored by the Australian Library and Information Association, Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre, Sydney, Australia. link] summit2009/ March 12-15, 2009 Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL): Pushing the Edge – Explore, Engage, Extend, Seattle, Washington, USA. link] March 30-April 1, 2009 Computers in Libraries , Hyatt Regency, Arlington, Virginia, USA.

Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Through an interview with John Congemi, senior manager of retail learning and development, we learn that all training initiatives at Best Buy now center on the three pillars of ROLE: freedom, co-creation and a robust library of learning content. We still get our information from other people, but instead of having to go to a classroom or library to take it in, we can all sit down at a computer to learn just about anything we would ever want to learn, when we want to learn it.

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Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices

Dashe & Thomson

Through an interview with John Congemi, senior manager of retail learning and development, we learn that all training initiatives at Best Buy now center on the three pillars of ROLE: freedom, co-creation and a robust library of learning content. We still get our information from other people, but instead of having to go to a classroom or library to take it in, we can all sit down at a computer to learn just about anything we would ever want to learn, when we want to learn it.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Smell of Books

Learning Visions

And yet we will still need our libraries and archives. Great post, Cammy and Im completely with you on loving the physical feel of a good book. Not that Im advocating the end of the book--Im not--but I think that we are actually gaining certain kinds of knowledge and information with our digital versions. link] I hope that Im wrong. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Second Second Life Experience

Learning Visions

Theres a lot of things I still need to figure out with SL if Im really going to get into it, but I think there are some things that its just fine not to master. Rebekah, Thanks so much for the info.Ive been flailing around a lot in the menus when Im on my own in SL. Cammy, glad you liked Renaissance Island--Im one of the team that has worked on it, and we are very proud of it (did you make it to the Manor House with the library and links? Im Bliss Yue).

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Personalized Personal Work Learning Environmental World

Learning Visions

Tuesday, June 12, 2007 My Personalized Personal Work Learning Environmental World Tony Karrer asked in the comments on my PLE post yesterday , Im curious if you distinguish your learning environment (tools, skills, etc.) Most of what Im doing outside of work these days involves the care and feeding of two small people, ages 2 and 4. Increasingly, Im also using , but thats mostly for work-related links so far. Im a Google Girl.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Designers: Do You Have a Degree in ID?

Learning Visions

Im curious what other folks experiences has been. Im so happy to see you post this up. Im struggling with this right now. Im not on to trying to source another college or university to try out. I fill a support role and bide my time trying to finish a degree Im not really interested in. When my contract is up at the college Im highly unlikely to re-sign. bide my time trying to finish a degree Im not really interested in."

WebTools For Teachers 02/17/2009

Web Tools for Learners

We’ve found that 60% of children’s learning in IM’s Social Learning Networks, SuperClubsPLUS and GoldStarCafe takes place outside school - and most of it in the home. The Future of Reading - In Web Age, Library Job Gets Update - Series - Research Study on Ubiquitous Learning (uLearning) | Workplace Learning Today. Concept map says it all (or at least alerts you to where you can learn more). tags : learning , edtech , education , research , ed_thesis.

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Top 5 e-Learning books for beginners


Hardcover: 560 pages Publisher: Pfeiffer (April 25, 2008) Language: English ISBN-10: 0787978310 Designing Successful e-Learning , Michael Allens Online Learning Library: Forget What You Know About Instructional Design and Do Something Interesting by Michael Allen.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineo Top Tips

Learning Visions

Amidst client projects and presentations I think Im actually writing more than ever. Some of my efforts lately have been focused on the Kineo website, particularly around our Top Tip series: Tip #30: Show Dont Tell -- Three Ways to Help Your SME See the Forest and the Trees Tip #29: Five Ways to Help Your Learners Space Out Tip #28: Staying on the Cutting Edge Browse our complete Top Tips library and let me know if theres something youd like to see more of!

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eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 12, 2012 Care and Preservation of Audiovisual Collections , organized by the Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts (CCAHA), Rosenbach Museum and Library, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. link] January 22-25, 2013 Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) Annual Conference: Always the Beautiful Question – Inquiry Supporting Teaching, Research, and Professional Practice, Seattle, Washington, USA. Clayton R.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

link] January 20-24, 2012 American Library Association Midwinter Meeting, Dallas, Texas, USA. link] February 1-4, 2012 Ontario Library Association Super Conference , Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. link] February 15-19, 2012 Music Library Association, 81 st annual, Dallas, Texas, USA. link] March 12-16, 2012 Association of Research Libraries Service Quality Evaluation Academy , New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Clayton R.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

link] January 7-12, 2011 American Library Association Midwinter Meeting, San Diego, California, USA. link] January 11-13, 2011 International Conference on Digital Library Management : Extending Benefits of Modern Technology to Public, Academia and Special Libraries, Kolkata, India. link] February 1-3, 2011 Information Online , 15 th , Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) Conference and Exhibition, Sydney, Australia.

Angela Brown’s Recurring Revenue Niche Membership Site Journey and Success Story


And it is because of LMS, I was able to create a learning library. You’ve got a YouTube show, you’ve got your book on Amazon, you’re building this training library, and you’re just on a mission. I created this amazing little library.

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Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning


As a whole it offers full text to speech through a number APIs: from shell level, though a Scheme command interpreter, as a C++ library, from Java, and an Emacs interface.

Podcast 14: Managing Nonprofit Member Education at The Land Trust Alliance

Talented Learning

We’ve got a law library. We have two dedicated people to manage IMS and help our program staff use it effectively. WELCOME TO EPISODE 14 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW! To learn more about this podcast series or to see the full collection of episodes visit The Talented Learning Show main page. EPISODE 14 – TOPIC SUMMARY AND GUEST: Many people assume that federal and state governments are responsible for land conservation in the U.S. That’s only partially true.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Soapbox for the Day: Academic Journals like Field Methods, that dont support things like access to their content

Mark Oehlert

previous rants on this topic ) Until I get some explanations though, Im pretty well amazed at the academics involved in this scheme. have you looked at the model of the Public Library of Science journals and found insurmountable issues there? Im feeling stupid here because I just dont freaking get it! e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Get Social, Get Game and Get Learning!

E-Learning: Channels, piracy, and outrage

The Learning Circuits

Tools like Google and IM have proven the killer-apps for the informal areas.) Why isn't this in every library in the United States? I said back in a speech in 1999 that e-learning was over-rated in the short term and under-rated in the long term. I believe that statement is probably more true today, at least for the formal learning area. Wearing my analyst hat, I am looking for at least three things to see when formal e-learning hits the big time: One is channels.