Organizing Course Content with Storyboards


Storyboarding is a technique to better draft modules and create online courses with ease and little effort. What is a storyboard? A storyboard is a sequence of panels in which an instructional designer lays out the framework of their course: What will be discussed in each section? Generally, a storyboard should specify the visual elements of every screen in an online course (text elements, audio elements, interactions and branching-where the system or user will go next).

Universal Design for Learning: Multiple Means of Action & Expression


Offer alternatives to indications and selections, e.g., alternatives to pen and paper and mouse control, such as voice use/activation, keyboards, joysticks, etc. Social media and web interactions. Provide storyboards or mind mapping tools.


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Back To Basics: What is ADDIE?

Obsidian Learning

D esign: This phase in the ADDIE process is where you really start to lay pen on paper… or finger on mouse. The actual material for the course is developed using a storyboard (in the case of eLearning) or in documents and other media (for instructor-led training). We’ve covered some of the basic concepts in Instructional Design and Terminology in our previous Back To Basics segments. This week we wanted to discuss one of the most common instructional design models, ADDIE.


How to Create Rollovers, Pop-ups and Branching for Lectora e.


To build simple or complex branching scenarios: Build first: Storyboard or design your scenario without content, just using the naming convention of “Question 1, 2, 3, etc.” Tip: As Diane says, the key to branching is not the authoring tool; it’s your brain and a pen. This image from Diane’s presentation illustrates the concept of storyboarding. Social Learning and Social Business. Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. ReviewLink.

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

TechSmith Camtasia

It features multiple video experts, including Owen Video ( ), Buddy Scalera ( Content Strategist ), Jason Valade, Master Trainer (TechSmith), Danny Wittenborn, Product Strategy Manager (TechSmith), and Amanda Robinson ( Social Savvy Society ).

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Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses

eLearning 24-7

Celtix - Enables you to create storyboards and scripts. elearning maker - another product form e-doceo; screenwriting, storyboards, media inserts, selection and moving of elements plus more; a beginner could use some of the features, but a developer has some additional capabilities and flexibilities. SCORM compliance and/or AICC – there are tools out there who support neither – but that is not the norm and there are a few tools out there who also support PENS.

State of the Authoring Tool Industry

eLearning 24-7

Only a few support PENS, which is a shame, because it really does some very cool things. Why not include storyboards for those ID folks, e-learning developers and course builders who gain experience and knowledge and wish to go to the next step? Do you know how many ATs today have a storyboard feature built-into their product? Includes social and finally has done something – in the past it seemed stagnant.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010 For some time now, I’ve seen a growing negativity toward LMS solutions by a pretty wide group folks in our space. Not because they are wrong about social, but because they get so little right about LMS. Determine who you are making storyboards for. Put storyboards up on a wall. Social media: It’s not about the technology! - Social Media (95).

Unicorn Client Day - LIVE BLOG

Unicorn Training

Oh and congratulations to JLT who won the competition to provide us with a storyboard that we've converted into a ready-made course. PLATFORM - the full ability to have social media, rich media, quizzes, stats and no of diff types of file formats. SJ demoed how quick and easy it is to rebrand a template with one tick - including changing the company branding on a graphical pen. Collaboration, social media and MOOCs: the future of eLearning?