THE DUMMIES GUIDE TO DEVELOPING ONLINE LEARNING

Spark Your Interest

For example, MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are often free versions of university offerings. This might include: Authoring tool source file(s). H5P – an open-source tool that builds e-learning and is tightly integrated into CMS tools, such as WordPress and Joomla as well as open-source LMS’ Moodle. Adapt Learning – an open source tool similar to Articulate Rise. Lectora – similar to Articulate Storyline.

DevLearn, Reflected #dl10

Learning Visions

Life as a booth babe At the Kineo booth, we were busy on the stand talking about Totara – the new open source LMS for corporates – and showing off some our custom eLearning projects. I was joined on the booth floor by our US CEO Steve Lowenthal , our new Director of Totara Jonathan Newman (who’s quite the smarty pants on open source and Moodle – welcome Jonathan!); If you want to know more, I suggest you follow the #dl10 tweet stream on Twitter!

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15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning - Mobile

It uses PowerPoint to develop rich mobile content and also has plug-in to add surveys, quizzes, assessments, and rich media such as streaming video, ePubs, and Adobe PDFs. Lectora Inspire. Lectora enables you to automatically transform your eLearning to HTML5 for mobile delivery, and provides other publishing options including Web (HTML), mobile and tablet devices. Maqetta is an open source project that provides WYSIWYG visual authoring of HTML5 user interfaces.

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xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

These conversations became something we called “ BAQON ” — a Brokered, Anonymous acQuaintance Open Network. ” That said, Rustici Software released the “Project Tin Can” work to open source. They continue to contribute much to the specification effort (open source code libraries in many languages. Because it’s so straightforward, it is open-ended to how many ways someone can use it. When you say activity streams, what does that mean exactly?

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DevLearn Day 1

eLearning 24-7

Sure you could stick it in learning locker – free open source for your LRS data – but that is not giving me the “feel good” What I heard was the “work in progress”, “we still have to work that out” and a few other items. One source told me, that they try to sidestep if the question comes up, but so far no one has asked me. Lectora is coming out with a new mobile next week – but showing tomorrow.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools: Market, Mayhem and Reality

eLearning 24-7

An alarming rate of “get the content up now, ASAP&# regardless of what it looks like, instructional design is typically tossed out the window, especially when the ID, CD or whomever is tasked to create is handed a stream of documents in Word or PPT or some other form. Lectora. Open Source Free Content Authoring Tools. What I would do, if I wanted to use an authoring tool in my system, use a free open source one with strong functionality.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-14, 2012 Open Content Licensing for Educators (#OCL4Ed), organized by the OER Foundation, offered online. link] December 4-6, 2012 International Symposium on Open, Distance, and e-Learning (ISODEL), Bali, Indonesia. link] January 21-22, 2013 Asia Regional OpenCourseWare and Open Education Conference (AROOC): Open Education en Route to Conceptual Society, organized by the Thailand University Project, Bangkok, Thailand. Clayton R.

E-learning Development: Selecting the Right Audio, Video, and Image Format

CommLab India

So to get a clear picture, let’s see the various formats supported by Adobe Captivate 9, Articulate Storyline, and Lectora 16. FLV: (FLASH LIVE VIDEO) FLV was once the preferred format for video streaming in mobiles, but now with the rise of HTML 5, the MP4 video format is being preferred. AIFF: Uncompressed formats, which means they are exact copies of the original source audio. OGG: Open-source format, also known as Vorbis. . Lectora 16.

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eLearning Conferences 2012

eFront

link] January16-20, 2012 Linux.Conf.Au: Free andOpen Source Conference, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia. link] February4-7, 2012 Open and Distance LearningAssociation of Australia Summit , biennial, Sydney, Australia. link] March28-30, 2012 Learning Through Sharing :Open Resources, Open Practices, Open Communication, University of Bologna,Bologna, Italy. link] April13-14, 2012 Open Source Scotland ,Edinburgh, Scotland.

Tips for Small L&D Departments: An Interview with Emily Wood

Convergence Training

What kind of streaming video options do we have?” Authoring tools are a huge monetary investment, and I believe in open-source and I love the power of the people. There are different reasons to use different ones, but I personally would stay mainstream on authoring tools: Lectora, Articulate, Captivate, but I wouldn’t necessarily go open-source unless you’re very confident in your skill set and you have some sort of IT behind you to support you with that.

Skinning Lectora’s New HTML5-based Media Player

Trivantis

Our developers listened and have made this wish come true with the release of Lectora® 16.1. The new HTML5 media player is also coming to Lectora Online very soon! The new player is based on the open-source MediaElement.js But first, let me say that if you’ve developed skins for the old Flash-based media player, they will no longer work in Lectora 16.1. This will cause Lectora to switch to the media file’s Properties tab.

OEB15 Review

eLearning 24-7

You either had to keep the door open and hear outside noise or keep it closed. No one used Claro, nor Lectora. Number three were open source systems with Moodle leading the way. Other bonuses – the use of metadata, live streaming of lectures, seminars, etc., recording, ability to live stream to mobile app, user friendly and fun. Welcome wherever you are! Well, back from OEB15, which stands for Online Educa Berlin.