7 Dos and Don’ts to Design and Deliver Successful Video-Based Learning

Obsidian Learning

They can eliminate much of the “tell” (endless PPT slides with bulleted lists, anyone?) Do use music. Music is the simplest and most profound means of communicating emotion. Be thoughtful about choosing between instrumental music and a theme song that might fit your message.

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8 Small Changes That’ll Make a Big Difference To Your eLearning Videos

TalentLMS

Background music. No matter what eLearning tools you’ve got, a training video for employees or just a video version of your eLearning ppt file, video production needs preparation. Use background music. Ah, music. What’s more, it’s scientifically proven that music enhances learning. Remember that signature Tetris music? Some music, though, always makes things lighter, brighter, and more accessible. You don’t want to use licensed music.

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Tech Tuesday Toolbox | Issue #3

Mike Taylor

Use it to convert PPT to video easily, add background music for videos with automated narrator voice online. App of the Week. Create Narrated Videos Quickly with Narakeet! . Narakeet is video presentation maker with voice over.

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Why can't we build something like this for "Objects Used for Learning"?

Mark Oehlert

Did you know that when you use it, when you upload a PPT presentation to Slide Rocket it strips all the images out and adds them to an Asset Library? Exfm turns the entire web into your personal music library. As you browse, exfm runs in the background indexing every MP3 file you come across, building a music library for you. exfm will continue to check the sites you've visited, adding new music for you to listen to every day.

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Joe Sabia – opening keynote at Brainshark #sharkmeet12

Learning Visions

CDZA – creating videos for this music channel. shares a video of a classroom teacher who has a ppt on screen that “comes alive”). Your PPT box. Kineo. Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. Joe Sabia – opening keynote at Brainshark #sharkmeet12. Video maker. TED Talk. link]. Joe follows viral culture. What could be transferred to business communications? From the world of viral video? Think about a presentation you’ve given in the past month.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | September 25, 2020

Mike Taylor

Use it to convert PPT to video easily, add background music for videos with automated narrator voice online. “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela. It is getting to be my favorite time of year and we’ve been enjoying some beautifully cool days and getting outside as much as we can to counter being tied to our computers inside for school and work.

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Help! What software tool should I use to record audio?

360 Training

To go with my PPT slides. It features multi-track editing (so you can put music or sound effects behind your voice track) and a wide range of features. Keep in mind that higher-end tools are often geared to complexity and demands of music production. Audio can add a great deal to the quality of your course.

Books Not Recommended by Members of #lrnchat

eLearning Cyclops

Last Thursday, #lrnchat's topic was "book talk" and question five was great fun. The question posed was "What are book titles you hope never to see?" Here is a list of just some of the responses. They are not just very amusing, they are also a great reflection on so much of what we should avoid, or at least rethink, in our industry.

How to Add Captions to Video for Accessibility

TechSmith Camtasia

Adding captions to video for accessibility should provide an accurate portrayal of any narration and/or dialogue, as well as any musical cues, relevant background noises, and/or markers that note the emotional state of the person or people speaking. With Camtasia, you can directly import the PPT slides and add them to the timeline just like any other kind of media. People who are deaf or hard of hearing rely on captions to gain meaning from your video content.

How to Edit Video (With Step-by-Step Video)

TechSmith Camtasia

A sample.mp4 video that has been completed and ready to post to an online service (Camtasia PPT Green Screen Experiment). A royalty-free music track to use as background music, if desired (le-chat-gourmand.mp3). Making that first video can feel like a struggle.

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Do People Learn Like Buildings Do?

Usable Learning

<Jeopardy theme music while you formulate a hypothesis> Maybe it’s obvious… … but it came down to the specifics of what we could teach them. This then made me think about a presentation [ppt] that Karl Fast, an information architect friend of mine, did at the IA Summit a few years back. So, I had this horrible job… Years ago I had a fairly blechy job teaching GMAT prep classes.

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July Informal Learning Hotlist

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Why Music Moves Us - Scientific American , July 15, 2009. Eighteen Streaming Music Resources - ReadWriteWeb , July 14, 2009. It’s not just free music; it’s good music” - Abject Learning , July 23, 2009. Using Systems Thinking: How to Go From 140 PPT Slides to 2 - You Learn Something New Every Day , July 8, 2009. Informal Learning Flow Hot List. July 1, 2009 to July 30, 2009. Top Posts.

Free, now with added capitalisation

Learning Rocks

The discussions played out above centre on music, video, news and books. OO3 is a dog when placed next to Office 2007 (heck, for fun compare a rapid solution put together in Ppt 07 to one in OO Impress). But what if an enterprising equality company was to simply give away the training in a packaged, generic course, or as a set of 'rapidready' ppt slides. I've just trawled through the working and reworking of ideas spawned by Chris Anderson's book Free.

Free, now with added capitalisation

Learning Rocks

The discussions played out above centre on music, video, news and books. OO3 is a dog when placed next to Office 2007 (heck, for fun compare a rapid solution put together in Ppt 07 to one in OO Impress). But what if an enterprising equality company was to simply give away the training in a packaged, generic course, or as a set of 'rapidready' ppt slides. I've just trawled through the working and reworking of ideas spawned by Chris Anderson's book Free.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Things That Light Up My Life

Learning Visions

Its music to my ears. You ARE a geek! :-) Whats lighting up my life this week is "Beyond Bullet Points" which Im using to structure the PPT that Im going to use for my webinar on time management next month. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, December 18, 2007 Things That Light Up My Life This is a geeky instructional designer moment. But here it is.

57 PowerPoint Christmas cards to download and share!

BrightCarbon

Even though the design is very minimal, we were able to bring this heart-warming narrative to life using motion and music! The nice transitions in PPT helped keep it simple, while adding some basic sound effects helped the little animation come to life!” “The Christmas classics are already ringing out in supermarkets the world over, so we thought we’d take a musical approach to this year’s holiday card.