Top Five Ways to Use Screencasting in the Classroom

TechSmith Camtasia

This article was written by guest author Ron Kotlik for our quarterly education newsletter, the Learning Lounge. Screencasting is one of the most dynamic tools educators can use to transform their classroom in a dramatic fashion without investing a tremendous amount of time learning a new software piece or app. The tools available to create screencasts are easy to use and can be quickly implemented by both teachers and students. Live Screencasting”.

5 Corporate Training Trends You Can’t Afford to Ignore

Your Training Edge

This week, we’ll look more broadly at a handful of corporate training trends—still mostly technology driven—that organizations can no longer afford to ignore. Business-centric learning. The idea of business-centric learning came onto many people’s radar last year, after the Brandon Hall Group did a survey showing that about 40% of businesses were developing their learning strategy in alignment with business needs , while the other 60% were focusing on the learners and the content.

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What You Need to Know About Visuals, Video, and the 2019 Internet Trends Report

TechSmith Camtasia

In June 2019, Mary Meeker released her annual report on internet trends. 2019 Internet Trends Report- slide 72. How are these trends carrying over to business? Foster: One of the really interesting trends that happened over the past few years is we’ve gone from just take a raw picture, send it to you and that sort of does the communication … to adding layers. What can businesses learn from people about using visual content? 2019 Internet Trends report- Slide 87.

Flipped Physical Education Helps Students and Families Get Fit and Have Fun

TechSmith Camtasia

Teachers in many subjects, including math, science and foreign languages, are all using technology to switch up the way students learn. Two years ago I took a 21 st century technology learning seminar and was introduced to several growing educational technology trends, including screencasting. This seminar was more than a typical professional development day for me and after digesting what I learned, I instantly saw a logical fit for technology in physical education.

Video Statistics, Habits, and Trends You Need To Know [New Research]

TechSmith Camtasia

Don’t make users spend their time pouring through long, wordy training manuals or documentation to learn about your product or service. TechSmith conducted research to learn more about people’s viewing habits and preferences around instructional and informational videos. In the end, you’ll be able to create effective video content that helps people learn new skills or gain new knowledge. And this trend goes far beyond entertainment content.

Best K-12 Curriculum Development Companies for Online Learning

Hurix Digital

Online learning gives students greater control over their learning, enabling them to trace their own learning paths and progress through the interactive modules at their own pace. Related Read: Online Learning VS Traditional Learning. Apex Learning, Inc.

Beyond Instructional Design: How Performance Support is Revolutionizing eLearning

Jane Hart

Trends in modern authoring. Insights on providing resources and bite-sized content, such as video, screencasts, or text instead of courses. Social learningReady to get results with performance support? Trivantis have asked me to host this free webinar, in which I will consider how you can move beyond instructional design to designing for performance support. In the session I will cover the following aspects.

How to Create Awesome Training Videos (+8 Great Examples)

learnWorlds

One of the most popular e-learning trends for 2020 is Microlearning, an educational system that relies mainly on bite-sized courses with short duration and small chunks of information. Today’s learners prefer microlearning, which helps them learn on the go, without spending too much time and effort. Video is a rich and powerful medium is widely used in e-learning. But, you should also learn how to draw attention to video lectures. Course Creation e-learning

How to Quickly Move In-person Training Online

NovoEd

Stretch learning over time. Tip: Limit required learning time to no more than two hours per week. As you design the online program, be sure that learning activities are authentic and allow participants to connect what they’re learning to the real world. Value: Deeper learning comes from doing rather than simply consuming information. Record audio over a presentation deck or screencast, then break it into short videos to split up among the different lessons.

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Social Learning doesn’t mean what you think it does!

Jane Hart

Learning and self-expression are exploding. The changes we are seeing in Workplace Learning are of course just one part of the changes we are seeing in businesses as whole. Simply replace the word “business&# in the quote above with the word “learning&# and it still makes sense. So, for instance the first paragraph would now read: “Social Learning ” is not about technology, or about “corporate culture&#. Learning is a means to an end.

Gamification & Microlearning: The perfect combination

isEazy

A new trend is signaling a turning point in online training, proposing a powerful and innovative combination of microlearning and gamification. Microlearning: a trend that’s here to stay. However, they are unable to devote more than 24 minutes a week to learning. Normally, companies distribute these resources based on microlearning in open format, which allows employees to adapt their independent learning by choosing the most appropriate resource when they need it.

The 34 Best Training Video Software – Full Comparison Guide

learnWorlds

Screencast & Screen Capture Software. Today, interactive videos include a variety of features that can augment your video and provide a pluralistic learning environment. Users love to interact with learning content. Category #2: Screencast & Screen Capture Software.

Very Impressed with the work TechSmith (i.e. Camtasia) is doing on iPad

mLearning Revolution

I a recent post, I shared 6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012 and one of those trends I listed was the need for rapid eLearning tools vendors to have a presence on mobile app stores. Right now, if you type TechSmith in the App store search box, you get two apps, namely FastTrack and ScreenChomp: FastTrack is a nice app that enables you to learn about Camtasia by watching how-to videos. Here’s a short screencast I did for this post: [link].

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10 Helpful Types of Video for Business

TechSmith Camtasia

Using video for business is no longer an upcoming trend–it’s the norm. Screencast video. A screencast video is simply a recording of your computer screen. Screencast videos can be used internally or externally, and they can stand alone or be used within another video. There are many use cases for screencasts: Create quick, disposable videos for colleagues and clients.

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9 Best eLearning Websites to Grasp Knowledge of Programming

Your Training Edge

As the technology trends are advancing, computer programming is becoming the core competency of all kinds of work. Now you don’t have to waste a lot of money on transportation and go to institutions for learning programming. It is one of the most popular online interactive platforms which help you to learn coding in 12 different programming languages such as Python, Java, JavaScript (AngularJS, ReactJS), API and Ruby as well as Markup languages which include CSS and HTML.

eLearning Course or Job Aid: Which do your Learners Need?

Bottom-Line Performance

Most L&D departments are shifting from “just sit down and take this course” to “just-in-time learning.” ” eLearning is still important, yes, but we are seeing these trends grow: Shorter courses. We like to call them “learning snacks.” Courses are becoming more scenario based with the learning objective being to “find and locate.”

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LearnTrends - Sound - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Metrics for the Modern CLO: How to Measure Formal and Informal Learning. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. Formalizing Informal Learning …What? Learning Visions , September 21, 2009. Multitrack audio and creating MP3 podcast files: Podcasting for E-Learning - The E-Learning Curve , September 21, 2009. You don’t always need words to teach - Leveraging Learning , September 21, 2009.

Twitter Research - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. Formalizing Informal Learning …What? The Semantic Web cometh - Upside Learning Blog , October 4, 2009. iPhone…The Ultimate Learning Device (My 10 Top Learning Apps) - Electronic Papyrus , October 6, 2009. Curator Editor Research Opportunities on eLearning Learning - eLearning Technology , October 1, 2009. Spicy Learning , October 2, 2009.

Introducing.the Camtasia Small Business Test Drive!

TechSmith Camtasia

Each week, they will share the experience with us through written responses, screencasts, photos and video. We're hoping to learn a lot about how our software fits in to the small business setting and in turn, share with you valuable lessons learned and tips for successful ways to visually communicate within your organization. Where is Ciesa at with screencasting? I think we can certainly improve on how we use currently use screencasting.

3 Best Features of iSpring Suite that Help Put Theory to Practice

CommLab India

But, to his dismay, the learners could not transfer the learning effectively to their jobs. However, they are unable to apply the learning to their work. Many companies are adopting online learning methodologies to train their staff, and this trend shows no sign of slowing down. One of the key aspects of creating a performance-oriented web-based learning program is the choice of the right authoring tool. Effective Screencasts can be Produced.

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LearnTrends - Google Wave - DevLearn - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Online Learning Technologies–Past, Present, and Future. Why The Death Of The Newspaper Industry Should Scare The Hell Out Of The Learning Industry. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. Learning Putty , November 20, 2009. Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources - Upside Learning Blog , November 2, 2009. Learning Conversations , November 13, 2009. eLearning report: Review of Learning 2.0

Camtasia - LMS - LCMS - Best of eLearning Learning August 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Five New Influences on the Future of Learning Technologies <!–( Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning <!–( Applying Blended Solutions In Your E-Learning; Workshop Presenter: Ray Jimenez <!–( Increasing Virtual Learning And Webinar Effectiveness With Your Social Learning System <!–( Formalizing Informal Learning- What? What is a Learning Technologist?

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The Six Hats of a Community Manager

ID Reflections

In my previous post, I wrote about the tenets of communitymanagement based on my learnings from the past 6 months. This can be in the form of simplehow-to documents, screencasts, videos, webex sessions, and anything else that you can think of. Shaping theguidelines, screencasts and videos around these use cases can help onboard usersquickly to the platform. At least in an organisation like ThoughtWorks , that is the trend.

Webinar - Skills - Social Media - Best of eLearning Learning - July 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. The Business Case for Measurement of Learning. Your Social Learning System As A Profit Center. Better Than Bullet Points: Creating Engaging E-Learning With Power Point. New skills for learning professionals - Informal Learning , July 1, 2009 Jay Cross response to this month’s big question “In a Learning 2.0 New Skills for Learning Professionals - The Learning Circuits Blog , July 1, 2009. Is it learning?

LearnTrends Audacity and More - Best of eLearning Learning September 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Metrics for the Modern CLO: How to Measure Formal and Informal Learning. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. Formalizing Informal Learning …What? I Finally Get It – Why Social Networking is So Important - Engaged Learning , September 29, 2009. E-Learning Debate 2009 - Clive on Learning , September 30, 2009. Learning Strategies You Can Use - Road to Learning , September 9, 2009.

Sign up! Snagit and Camtasia Studio Training Course for Educators

TechSmith Camtasia

Creating and using screencasts or videos in education is a growing trend and seems to be showing very promising results with higher student engagement levels and raising grades. What will I learn? Learn how to make instructional videos with Snagit and Camtasia Studio that are often used for: Supporting a flipped classroom model. Implementing a blended learning environment. Offering supplementary learning content to students.

7 Essential Skills & Training Tools For Trainers

TalentLMS

Enthusiasm for lifelong learning. Learning Management System. Communication skills are critical for trainers as they can make or break the learning experience for learners. These are all barriers to learning. The learning management system that’s easy to set up, easy to use and easy to customize. Enthusiasm for lifelong learning. Learning never stops for a trainer. Keep learning and you’ll never forget what it’s like to be a learner.

An Honest Assessment of Adobe Captivate 6 [First Impressions]

mLearning Revolution

In fact there was one killer feature related to mobile learning (mLearning) that we had talked about as a team, but its nowhere in Captivate 6. I don’t mean Adobe as a company, clearly the Dreamweaver, Shadow, inDesign and the Edge teams do, I’m talking about how the Adobe Captivate team thinks about Mobile and Mobile Learning. I will continue to make short posts and/or video screencasts highlighting my feelings about all the other new features.

eLearning Video: Quick Start Guide

eLearningArt

Video is the #2 eLearning trend picked by the experts for 2018. And to celebrate you taking action on trends, I’m giving away $524 of my favorite eLearning video tools, including Camtasia, Zoom, VideoScribe, and SnagIt , which is part of the $12,179 Ultimate eLearning Bundle. 1: Learn the basics of video for eLearning. I’ve recorded hundreds of screencast tutorials. When you think of video, what comes to your mind? Big-budget Hollywood productions?

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Real learning – let’s not confuse it with completing templated exercises - Performance Learning Productivity , June 18, 2010 I read a piece written by Kate Graham of e2train on Thursday and it started me thinking about the ‘real learning versus managed learning’ debate. MinuteBio , June 12, 2010 Yesterday I attended a SCORM webinar provided by Advance Distributed Learning (ADL). What I learned this week at the Enterprise 2.0

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Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

One of the really cool things about eLearning Learning and Browse My Stuff is the ability of the system to determine hot topics or trends based on the content that is being brought together in topic hubs. For me, I’m still figuring out where twitter will fit - Twitter as Personal Learning and Work Tool. Hot Topic #2 - Social Media , Social Networks , Social Learning , and Informal Learning. Measuring Networked (or Social) Learning , April 9, 2009.

3 Ways To (and Why You Should) Refresh Your Onboarding Practices

Edume

They aren’t (or shouldn’t be) static, but ever-evolving alongside the changing demographics of the workforce, emerging technologies and new trends. Follow up with regular training so that learning becomes a continuous habit that fits into busy schedules. They also provide authentic context and scenarios to boost learning and retention. For example, screen capture using free tools like Screencast-O-Matic is ideal for showing people how to get started with software.

How To Create Successful Video Training Content (A Case Study)

TechSmith Camtasia

Having trainings available anytime, anywhere and on any device keeps employees engaged and motivated, has offered a higher sustainable learning library, and reduced travel costs immensely.” – John Mayes, Global HR Leader at SoftwareONE, explained to us. Consultants need to be experts in the software they are selling and need to stay current on trends in the IT industry. Thus, the Global Learning & Development Team was born. The social learning is self-motivated.

How To Create Successful Video Training Content (A Case Study)

TechSmith Camtasia

Having trainings available anytime, anywhere and on any device keeps employees engaged and motivated, has offered a higher sustainable learning library, and reduced travel costs immensely.” – John Mayes, Global HR Leader at SoftwareONE, explained to us. Consultants need to be experts in the software they are selling and need to stay current on trends in the IT industry. Thus, the Global Learning & Development Team was born. The social learning is self-motivated.

Free L&D webinars for September 2019

Limestone Learning

But it’s always worthwhile to make time for learning, and this month there’s a great selection of free webinars to support you in your business goals. Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 11AM – 12PM PT: How the Workforce Learns 2019 (Free for ATD members) The shift from relying on L&D to self-directed learning has left many organizations wondering about the role of L&D in a worker-driven world. Does L&D curate learning? Design learning?

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