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Organizing Content: PPT, Index Cards, Other Methods?

Experiencing eLearning

On one of my recent projects, I had a series of videos to intersperse throughout a course. I had an outline in the design document, but when I started actually developing it, I realized the structure wasn’t quite right. I was struggling a bit to figure out how to organize the pieces.

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Organizing Content: PPT, Index Cards, Other Methods?

Experiencing eLearning

On one of my recent projects, I had a series of videos to intersperse throughout a course. I had an outline in the design document, but when I started actually developing it, I realized the structure wasn’t quite right. I was struggling a bit to figure out how to organize the pieces.

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How to create video courses from PPT

WizIQ

If you’ve ever been subjected to a “Death by PowerPoint“ experience, you have my sympathies. Tolstoy will excuse me if I paraphrase him – “All engaging PPTs are alike; each badly designed. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

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How to create video courses from PPT

WizIQ

If you’ve ever been subjected to a “Death by PowerPoint“ experience, you have my sympathies. Tolstoy will excuse me if I paraphrase him – “All engaging PPTs are alike; each badly designed. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

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Integrate Raptivity with Lectora Snap

Raptivity

Community Computer software Education Software eLearning eLearning Software eLearning tools Flash interactive learning PowerPoint rapid learning raptivity Active learning e-learning software eLearning simulations elearning tool flash interactive builder Lectora snap PPT.

Adding Interactions as a Flash file to your Slides

Raptivity

Read them and get trending with interactive PPT slides. Education Software eLearning tools Flash PowerPoint rapid learning raptivity Developer embed movie Flash file interaction powerpoint options PPT. You can add an engaging interaction on any slide of the PowerPoint. There are no gimmicks to it but certainly simple guidelines to be followed. Open the PowerPoint presentation in [.].

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Less PPT Only; More Cool Interactive Tools Within Lectures

Bottom-Line Performance

This is an excerpt from Sharon Boller’s newest white paper, Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities. The white paper describes today’s learning landscape… then predicts 7 trends for the next 12 – 18 months.

Best Practices to Convert Classroom Training Presentations into Engaging Online Courses [Infographic]

CommLab India

Learning Technology Converting PPT to E-learningTraining managers have hundreds of classroom presentations, on a vast array of topics, at their disposal. These presentations serve as useful aids to train people face-to-face.

PPT courses to the iPAD - Which way to go?

Take an e-Learning Break

I recently experimented with various methods of getting aPPT course developed with Articulate Presenter to the iPAD. HTML Articulate player from eLearning Enhanced: Works great. Just wish they had a quiz component (it's in the works). link] Flash on iPAD from iSwifter– works ok. It executes the Flash content in its own data center and then sends video down the pipe to the user’s iPAD, which has to be connected to a Wi-Fi connection.

Top 5 PowerPoint Design Tips for Trainers

Mindflash

Have you ever considered using PPT for your resume? Course Development E-learning design tips employee training online learning Online Training PowerPoint PPTIt’s indispensable, it’s maddening. It’s revolutionary, it’s boring.

Add Video to Table Of Contents in Adobe Captivate (PPT) eLearning Modules

Adobe Captivate

A reader asked last week, “Can I add video to my Table of Contents and sync that video with a PowerPoint using Adobe Captivate 5?&# I have to admit that I hadn’t really thought of that, but of course the answer is yes – and in fact its incredibly simple to do. So I’ve recorded [.]. Whats new

eTraining: From ‘Just PPT’ to ‘Wow eLearning’ with new Adobe Presenter 8 Update

Adobe Captivate

Date: Thursday, March 21st, 2013, 8am-9am PST Description: Converting PowerPoint Presentations to eLearning is a need that we all have, and Adobe Presenter makes it a complete solution as a plug-in for powerpoint. Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn the key features of latest Adobe Presenter update to take the PowerPoint Presentation to [.].

Power to the SMEs! – a Presentation the BBP Way

Learning Visions

I pulled my project together yesterday in about four hours – included hammering out content, figuring out the BBP storyboard template, grabbing graphics, and learning how to use PPT beyond the basics that I know. Once you complete the outline, you publish your “headlines” to PPT.

3 (Free) PPT Templates To Make Your Training More Memorable

Mindflash

Download the free iPhone PPT template from MockApp (they also have a Keynote version available) and then watch the demo I’ve put together for some ideas on how it could be used for online training. #2: Download my free Chalkboard PPT Template and then watch the demo to see how you can use it to simplify intimidating topics for your trainees. How do you use PPT templates to make your training more memorable?

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Best Practices to Convert Training Presentations into Engaging Online Courses [Infographic]

CommLab India

eLearning Design Convert PPT to E-learningTraining managers create hundreds of presentations during the course of their job, handling an array of topics. These presentations serve as useful aids to train people face-to-face.

eLearning Mega Flash and PPT Temple Bundle

eLearning Brothers

8 Flash games, 2 PPT eLearning course style themes AND more than 60 Flash interactions included in this bundle! These are PPT and Flash based templates that are super easy to update. PPT Course Style Theme: Billboard (80+ files). PPT course style samples (just a few).

PowerPoint or Prezi: Which is Best for eLearning?

Association eLearning

The question is becoming more and more common — “Should I use PowerPoint (PPT) or Prezi?” Regardless of whether you use PPT or Prezi, content and design are key. I’ve already written about how to create eLearning using PPT, so I won’t re-visit that here.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points

Learning Visions

Effective design using PPT as a tool. Not PPT 101. Many tools out there that still have to start with ppt Use it as a storyboarding tool, prototyping. Can do an awful lot with PPT. Use scenarios – apply what you know to make a decision.Ask the learner to take info that’s not clearcut and apply it using a question (in PPT – picture of a farmer and 3 images of “experts&# to ask for advice.

High Fidelity Support for Microsoft® PowerPoint Files in Adobe® Captivate 6

Adobe Captivate

PPTX files were converted to PPT files during import and therefore some features of the PPTX files were not imported into Captivate projects. Adobe® Captivate 5.5 : PPTX -> PPT -> SWF Adobe® Captivate 6 supports direct conversion from PPTX to SWF without converting PPTX to PPT. In Adobe Captivate 5.5, Therefore, PPTX features can [.]. Whats new

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Designing With A PowerPoint Grid

The eLearning Coach

Learn how to use a PPT grid to improve your eLearning graphics. Post from: The eLearning Coach Designing With A PowerPoint Grid. GRAPHICS MEDIA

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Top Tips for Writing Better ELearning Scripts (Session slides from #LSCon)

Learning Visions

Some weird formatting things happened when I converted this from Keynote to PPT and then uploaded to Slideshare. These are my slides from my session yesterday at Learning Solutions here in Orlando: Top Tips for Writing Better ELearning Scripts. Writing better e learning from Cammy Bean Want more top tips? Check out the top tips page on the Kineo website! Please forgive me

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10 Common Problems faced by Learners in Online Learning

Raptivity

One of the key goals of any Instructional Designer, educator or SME of an online course, is to engage learners into the course and help them successfully achieve the learning objectives. They take quite a few efforts towards achieving this goal.

Presentation Resources for DPW Webinar

Kapp Notes

PCAR Presentation Resources Resource for Presentations Learning Circuits Big Questions: Avoiding Death by PowerPoint Here is an example of a presentation using some techniques to avoid bullets, lists and other PPT distractions.

PPT Templates and Free PPT Slide Every Week

Take an e-Learning Break

Slideshop.com has more than 1000 templates for download. You purchase slides sets which have 10-30 slide templates. Each set costs about $30 but there's a special 30% on the site now. Sign up for the newsletter and get a free slide each week. You can also download a sampler pak with lots of good example. You can easily customize the templates to work with your corporate branding. Check it out: [link

Why Mobile Learning Is The Future Of Workplace Learning (Infographic)

Upside Learning

Our Marketing folks got a little creative and converted this humble ppt into an infographic, a rather beautiful one. Not too long back I had posted the slide deck of my presentation at the 2012 CLO India Summit.

Webinar: 6 Tips For Moving Your PowerPoint Project to Captivate

eLearning Brothers

Taylor talked about checking your aspect ratio (4:3 or 16:9), working with animations to ensure a smooth transition from PPT to Captivate, transferring audio (video won’t transfer), and working with objects. There are many reasons why you might want to move a PowerPoint project into Captivate.

5 Tips to Transform Your PowerPoint to Interactive E-learning Course [Infographic]

CommLab India

So, publishing PPT files as e-learning courses, using rapid authoring tools, doesn’t serve the purpose.

Free E-Learning Template: Check Mark Interaction

Rapid eLearning

Flat Menu Template (PPT). Spiral Notebook Graphic (PPT). Circle Menu Template (PPT). In the spirit of the holiday season, here’s a free elearning template. It can be used as a progress meter, a main slide menu, or simple process interaction.

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3 (Free) PPT Templates To Make Your Training More Memorable

Mindflash

Download the free iPhone PPT template from MockApp (they also have a Keynote version available) and then watch the demo I’ve put together for some ideas on how it could be used for online training. #2: Download my free Chalkboard PPT Template and then watch the demo to see how you can use it to simplify intimidating topics for your trainees. How do you use PPT templates to make your training more memorable?

Personal Publishing - Balance of Blog vs. PPT+Audio – Help Needed

Tony Karrer

Jesse saw a post where I pointed to slides from a recent presentation and he commented: A PPT slide deck is a horrible way to convey anything significant. Do others share my bias about PPT + Audio value vs. written word? I received a comment from Jesse Ezell that brings up an issue that I've been grappling with and I would love to get some input (comments) from everyone who reads this blog.

iSpring Converter: PowerPoint to HTML5 by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

The product provides PowerPoint to HTML5 conversion, allowing learners to view PPT-based presentations on iPad and other mobile devices. iSpring now offers “iSpring Converter” for purchase.

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Using PPts Online & Dual-Coding Theory

Coffee and Design

When PPt as a medium is used face-to-face there should be an expert there to provide the narration that guides the slides. What about when PPt as an online medium? This is no different than when a PPt is used online. How can a face-to-face PPt be transitioned to an online format?

Learning Trends, Technologies, and Opportunities – New White Paper by Sharon Boller

Bottom-Line Performance

Less PPT-only; More Cool Interactive Tools within Lectures. Sharon Boller , President of Bottom-Line Performance, has authored a new white paper: “Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities.”

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6 Stupid Classroom Rules Learning Professionals Still Use

Learning Rebels

Or worse, your idea of a participants guide is the PPT deck printed off so that it has the slide with the 3 lines next to it. Give people a complete guide, not a PPT deck and be sure it has all the information needed in it.