Education Industry Experts build interactivity into eLearning - Their Experience

Raptivity

“My learners prefer using PDF - adding Raptivity interactions to PDF makes it an interactive PDF! Recently, four leading experts from education industry came together to share their experience of working with Raptivity for creating learning interactions.

Spice Up a Serious Blog by Making It Interactive

Raptivity

Raptivity team recently received a query from a prospect asking if he could use Raptivity to make his blog post interactive. We have typically seen blogs that are textual or at the most with couple of stock images but never thought of them as an interactive content piece.

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ASTD Philadelphia Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

The interactions led to lively discussions and interesting insights and ideas for myself and hopefully the attendees. Here are some pictures from the presentation. That answer was “Fishy” Here are the slides from the presentation.

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Essentials of Interactive E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

At a recent workshop, we reviewed some of the essentials of interactive e-learning. Here are some of the highlights from the presentation. This last point is where we consider how the user interacts in the course. Objectives for Interactive E-Learning.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

situations, or present individualized content. eliminated and interactions are driven by efficacy rather than gimmick. events where people are actually interacting face to face. interacting with the concepts and applying them in their real jobs as soon as possible.

5 Simple and Effective eLearning Interactions

Bottom-Line Performance

The interactivity, of course. Besides the obvious benefits of reduced costs and a virtual training environment, eLearning allows learners to practice new skills and concepts safely through a variety of interactions.

8 Questions to Answer for Impressive PowerPoint Presentations

eLearning Brothers

Before I developed a huge passion for presentations and visual communications, I worked as an instructional designer for telecommunications courseware. So here is my list of 8 essential questions, or as I also call it, my wheel to better presentations. What’s the presentation purpose?

Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Thinking of converting your Slide Presentation from drab to fab (I always wanted to write that.) So, Interactivity by Design is an older book and not specifically geared toward a slide show (it is focused on designing visually appealing e-learning). I strongly recommend it if you are creating PowerPoint, Keynote or e-learning presentations/training. Here is one: One Hour PowerPoint: Ten Strategies for Improving Presentations View more presentations from David Jakes.

Creating interactivities in e-Learning: 10 ways to challenge and engage your Learner

G-Cube

Interactivities built within e-learning can effectively provide relief as well as challenge the learners to think and apply assimilated learning. There are many types of interactivities that can be built in an e-course. They can be utilized to provide interactions as well.

Interactive Video Made Easy

Rapid eLearning

Rapid E-Learning Makes Interactive Video Easy. When I looked at what he was doing, I asked why he didn’t just use Engage’s media interaction since it was easy enough to insert the video and required no programming. Interactive Video: Click and Collect or Explore for More.

Raptivity Presenting on M-Learning at eLearning Africa 2012 in Benin

Raptivity

Raptivity, the award-winning software for creating rapid e-Learning interactivities is speaking at eLearning Africa conference in Benin. Vinod Ganjoo, Sr.

ASTD ICE 2013 Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are the resources from my ASTD ICE 2013 presentation. W209 – Interactivity, Games, and Gamification: A Research-Based Approach to Engaging Learners Through Games from Karl Kapp. Allen Interactions. Here is some content and references from the presentation. See more research at the Stanford Virtual Human Interaction Lab. Blog posts discussing subjects covered in presentation: Two Types of Gamification. Consider Player/Game Interactions.

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Presentation does matter!

Raptivity

However, we should also realize and accept this fact that we retain visually presented information [.]. We talk about evoking high content retention among the learners. It’s truly important because effective learning happens only when a learner can show it easily.

#DevLearn 2012: Kapp Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are the slides from my short presentation in the Expo. DevLearn presentation on Future of Learning from Karl Kapp. Here are my slides from my presentation. See more research at the Stanford Virtual Human Interaction Lab. of Interaction.

How to Convert Static Slides into Interactive E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

And a common challenge is converting all of that PowerPoint training into interactive and engaging e-learning. Today we’ll look at a few considerations that will help make the conversion to interactive e-learning successful. Create novel onscreen interactions.

Tip of the Week: Tweak the templates to present your interactions creatively

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Adding Interactions as a Flash file to your Slides

Raptivity

You can add an engaging interaction on any slide of the PowerPoint. Read them and get trending with interactive PPT slides. Open the PowerPoint presentation in [.]. Education Software eLearning tools Flash PowerPoint rapid learning raptivity Developer embed movie Flash file interaction powerpoint options PPT. presentations Shockwave flash object slideshowThere are no gimmicks to it but certainly simple guidelines to be followed.

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Camtasia Studio vs Adobe Presenter: Working with PowerPoint Presentations

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel       If you have already created a presentation in Microsoft PowerPoint, it's very easy to re-purpose the presentation as eLearning content using either TechSmith Camtasia Studio or Adobe Presenter.   To migrate PowerPoint presentations to Camtasia Studio projects, and then eLearning, you'll need to first install Camtasia Studio and, when prompted, install the Camtasia recording features for PowerPoint.

10 Tools and Services For Successful Business Presentations

Your Training Edge

Presentations and communicating ideas through attractive slideshows has become a necessary element of almost any successful business. And the effectiveness of a business presentation is determined by its style, design, structure and overall attractiveness.

Deepen Learner Engagement with Interactive Videos

Paradiso

So you see, the content of the videos would still be the same, just the way in which they are presented would change. So, bottomline, the videos you present would be more of dialogues than monologues. What are Interactive Videos? The best part about interactive video?

eLearning Interactivity

TalentLMS

When learners interact in an online course, active learning takes place. eLearning interactivity is the actual “thought process interchange” between learners and eLearning tools through which engagement and active learning takes place. Integrating interactions in the content is the key step in the eLearning design process. This step enables learning that is meaningful, recalled easily, as well as evaluated through interactive assessments.

ASTD Philly 2013 Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are the resources from my presentation. Allen Interactions. Here is some content and references from the presentation. See more research at the Stanford Virtual Human Interaction Lab. of Interaction. Blog posts discussing subjects covered in presentation: Two Types of Gamification. Consider Player/Game Interactions. In games and learning interfaces, strive for an interactive conversation interface.

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How to Structure a PowerPoint Presentation

iSpring Solutions

How do you manage a presentation that's too big? This step-by-step guide demonstrates how to structure your PowerPoint presentation in both editing and viewing mode. Presentation Tips & TricksShared. You break it down into smaller parts.

Resources from Learning 3.0 Conference Presentation

Kapp Notes

The presentation was a great deal of fun. We played “Fact or Fishy” Here is a copy of my slides from the presentation. Training Magazine Presentation: Gamification of Learning & Instruction from Karl Kapp. of Interaction.

5 Presenting Skills For Live Training

LearnDash

Often times you just can’t beat the live interaction that comes with in-person training. At some point we needed to create live training materials in order to present the content via a workshop setting. But just presenting content in-person doesn’t make it more effective.

#ASTDTK2013 Resources from ASTD Presentations

Kapp Notes

Here are the slides from my presentation, my workshop on “Games and Gamification” with Koreen Olbrish will be in another post. See more research at the Stanford Virtual Human Interaction Lab. of Interaction. Blog posts discussing subjects covered in presentation: Summary of #Games Research Qualitative Literature Review Conducted by Fengfeng Ke. Consider Player/Game Interactions. ASTD TK 2013 has been a great time.

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50 tips for better presentations

Clive on Learning

In some respect presentations have moved on – we didn’t have Twitter back then – but most of these guidelines still hold true: Nervousness 1. Don’t be concerned if you’re a little nervous Practically all presenters are nervous to a degree, many seriously so. If you can’t get properly prepared, say no If you’re asked to make a presentation on a subject that you know little about and you don’t have time to prepare thoroughly, you are better off saying no than just winging it.

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Interactive Soft Skills Training with New Customizable Courseware

eLearning Brothers

We are glad you asked: Each course contains every single asset necessary for you to effectively teach and present each subject digitally (eLearning), and in the classroom (ILT). Presentation Skills. Bonus Files with Additional Interactions and Course Content.

TechKnowledge 2012 Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are my slides from the TechKnowledge 2012 presentation “What Research Tells us about 3D Avatars, Storytelling and Serious games for Learning and Changing Behavior” plus videos and other links that go into more detail based on the topics I discussed. Kapp's ASTD TechKnowledge 2012 Presentation. View more presentations from Karl Kapp. See more research at the Stanford Virtual Human Interaction Lab.

ASTD DC Metro 2013 Presentation Resources:Gamification of Learning

Kapp Notes

Had a great time last night with the wonder folks from the ASTD DC Metro chapter, a full house with lots of great questions and interactions. Here are the slides from the presentation. Here is some content and references from the presentation. of Interaction.

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How to supercharge your elearning scenario with interactive video

Sponge UK

Interactive video is becoming easier to create, but ensuring it’s a good match for your learning objectives can still a challenge. This post will show you how to give your elearning scenarios a more engaging twist by using interactive video to enhance storytelling.

Raptivity presents on ‘Innovative Ideas for Making Learning Interactive’

Raptivity

The Raptivity team recently presented at a technology event for educators at University of Pune, Maharashtra, India. The presentation was titled ‘Innovative Ideas for Making Learning Interactive’.

Interactivity and the Flipped Classroom

Raptivity

The lectures typically contain course material in the form of text presentations, podcasts or videos. So the key ingredient in making a flipped classroom work is to make the lectures more engaging and appealing and the in-class sessions more interactive and interesting. Thus, for the flipped model to work, adding interactivity to this both sides of this approach becomes a necessity. Interactivity will surely get us one step closer towards the bigger goal.

Here’s Why Tabs Interactions Rock & Free Templates

Rapid eLearning

The most common types of interaction we see in elearning courses are the tabs interactions and for good reason—they’re an easy way to sort and present information. The Value of the Tabs Interactions. Let’s face it, most elearning isn’t overly interactive.