Education Industry Experts build interactivity into eLearning - Their Experience
MARCH 17, 2016
“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
NOVEMBER 27, 2015
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.
8 Questions to Answer for Impressive PowerPoint Presentations
FEBRUARY 1, 2017
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?
ASTD Philadelphia Presentation Resources
JULY 23, 2012
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.
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
OCTOBER 8, 2013
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.
Interactive Soft Skills Training with New Customizable Courseware
MAY 15, 2017
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.
SEPTEMBER 1, 2009
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
APRIL 15, 2014
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.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
LEARNING IN THE PAST YEAR" 8Introduction HAVE A GO Think big and start small VR AND AR INTERACTIVE VIDEO DEVELOPMENT PATHWAYS SHIFTING. interactive video and virtual reality. we took with interactive video – from an. Our guide – Lights, Camera, Interaction – will guide you.
Interactive Video Made Easy
APRIL 12, 2016
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.
Tip of the Week: Tweak the templates to present your interactions creatively
OCTOBER 18, 2016
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Raptivity Presenting on M-Learning at eLearning Africa 2012 in Benin
MAY 21, 2012
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
MAY 21, 2013
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.
Presentation does matter!
NOVEMBER 23, 2012
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
OCTOBER 31, 2012
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.
Deepen Learner Engagement with Interactive Videos
APRIL 4, 2016
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?
10 Tools and Services For Successful Business Presentations
Your Training Edge
APRIL 8, 2016
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.
Adding Interactions as a Flash file to your Slides
JUNE 1, 2012
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.
JUNE 9, 2015
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.
How to Structure a PowerPoint Presentation
SEPTEMBER 2, 2016
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.
Camtasia Studio vs Adobe Presenter: Working with PowerPoint Presentations
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JANUARY 29, 2014
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.
ASTD Philly 2013 Presentation Resources
MAY 14, 2013
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.
5 Presenting Skills For Live Training
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
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.
Resources from Learning 3.0 Conference Presentation
OCTOBER 25, 2012
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.
#ASTDTK2013 Resources from ASTD Presentations
JANUARY 30, 2013
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.
50 tips for better presentations
Clive on Learning
MARCH 15, 2011
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.
How to supercharge your elearning scenario with interactive video
MARCH 16, 2016
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.
Interactivity and the Flipped Classroom
SEPTEMBER 7, 2016
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.
ASTD DC Metro 2013 Presentation Resources:Gamification of Learning
MARCH 22, 2013
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.
TechKnowledge 2012 Presentation Resources
JANUARY 25, 2012
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.
Raptivity presents on ‘Innovative Ideas for Making Learning Interactive’
JUNE 20, 2013
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’.
Here’s Why Tabs Interactions Rock & Free Templates
OCTOBER 27, 2015
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.
E-Learning Tutorial: Easy Way to Make an Image Interactive
APRIL 5, 2016
Here’s an easy way to turn a single image into an interactive image. This tip comes in handy if you use collage images for interactive stories or have a great illustration but no way to break it into separate pieces. Now you have an interactive image built from a single image.
Tip of the Week: Present videos in different ways to engage learners
JULY 12, 2016
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Role of Interactivity in eLearning
MAY 24, 2016
eLearning professionals always struggle to find ways to present information in fun and engaging ways. This is where interactive eLearning comes into play. Not only has eLearning interactivity been proven to activate long-term memory, but it also improves attention, promotes motivation, and enhances knowledge retention. Here are some key benefits of eLearning interactions. Instructional Design Online Learning eLearning interactivity retention
Harness the Power of Videos in Interactions
JULY 30, 2015
However, it becomes equally important for instructional designers and course creators to present these videos in unique exciting ways. There are various ways to use videos and make them interactive and more engaging for learners. How have you made them interactive?
Mobile Learning and Interactivity
Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning
AUGUST 25, 2011
Does mobile learning need interactivity? Even more so, says Janhavi Padture, one of the invited speakers at Washington Interactive Technologies Conference, hosted by SALT (Society of Applied Learning Technologies). Why bother making it interactive? Give us examples of interactivity on mobile devices. JP: Real time polling, games, interactive diagrams. So, is there a ‘right way’ to design interactive content for mobile devices?
Learning Interactions in PowerPoint: Add Engagement to Instructor-Led Training
Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning
JANUARY 27, 2014
The use of learning interactions is one such example. Self-paced e-learning courses employ learning interactions that allow learners to engage with the course materials in interesting ways. Interactions include games, exercises, simulations, drill-downs and so forth. Course authors typically use ready templates of such interactions, and add content as appropriate. The way to overcome this is adding interactivity.