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Guest Blogger: Stephanie Evergreen-Solving Four Slidedeck-to-eLearning Problems

Kapp Notes

Solving Four Slidedeck-to-eLearning Problems. In my usual style of confessional blogging, here I will share with you the four biggest problems in transitioning a slidedeck to an eLearning platform that I have experienced or witnessed, along with ways to solve these issues. This means the audience has finished scanning the slide content and is on to perusing their Twitter feed before the presenter is finished reading the same set of bullets.

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A solution looking for a problem? That's OK

Clive on Learning

It's fashionable to sneer at the idea that a particular technology is merely a solution looking desperately for a problem to justify its existence. But I'm not so sure that a rational process always has to start with a problem and move dispassionately to a solution - the process is more dynamic and interactive than that. The advocates of each of these could be accused of hunting for problems to solve in the world of learning technologies.

6 Factors to Consider while Digitizing Books at Scale

Hurix Digital

Book digitization, digitizing books or book scanning refers to the process of converting physical books, magazines and other records into digital media using an image scanner. Restore Damaged Books: Book scanning can bring damaged booksto life and make them viewable once again.

The happy selfscanner: lessons about introducing new technologies

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Yet I've thrown myself into the self-scan adventure because it seemed a good experience. The first day after the opening as self-scan supermarket there was immediately a girl at the entrance who invited me to try out self-scanning. There was no code to scan on the banana.

10+ Hacks with Captivate & the Creative Cloud | Spice up your Fonts with Adobe Typekit

Adobe Captivate

No problem, scan it into Typekit and let Adobe Sensei show you fonts that match! Spice up your projects and stand out from the crowd with access to 6,000+ Fonts using Adobe Typekit.

JPG Quality getting really bad

Adobe Captivate

I have scanned the graphic novels as jpg-files. I have done two different slides and I get the problem in both. I am doing a responsive project in which I want to include some slides with a graphic novel. Now when I import those pictures into Captivate 2019 the quality gets really poor. I made a start page with fluid boxes 4 rows and 2 lines. Each fluid box includes the intro picture of a chapter and serves as a link to the following slides. I made slides with one fluid box.

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The Emerging AI Technologies That Could Transform e-learning

Wizcabin

The emerging AI technology makes use of computer vision to make scans on an object/individual. The technology refers to the ability of computers to identify and process scanned images of an object from the environment.

Mobile Learning: A Manager’s Guide

Web Courseworks

Most importantly she prompts you to ask: “What problem are you solving?”. Brenda J. Enders published Manager’s Guide to Mobile Learning some three years ago and it is still a relevant read today.

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Apply Design Thinking to Story-based eLearning - Tip #180

Vignettes Learning

Have you ever had an MRI or CT scan? Now imagine a child going through that same scan. The Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh used to sedate children under 9 years when they came for an MRI scan. At its core is the goal of “creating new and innovative ideas and solving problems.”

The joy of UX

E-Learning Provocateur

So what could be the problem? In their excitement to scan the image, they did so immediately after installing the app – but of course without the link, the app had nothing to connect the image to my augmentation. Upon scanning the trigger image, he wanted a video to play.

Integrating Meta-learning

Clark Quinn

Then you give them an assignment, and it might have a number of characteristics: it might be social, e.g. working with others, or problem solving. You could choose many characteristics, e.g. from the SCANS competencies (using information technology, reasoning), that the task entails.

Bad Apple

E-Learning Provocateur

So I turned to my trusty adviser, Google, and found that I was not the only one with this problem. Thankfully he provided an alternative: scan the receipt and the card, then attach them to a reply email. However I had a second problem – because I didn’t buy the card myself, I didn’t have the receipt. So I replied to the support guy’s email with a cover message, attached scans of the front and back of the card, and explained my receipt predicament.

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Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

Device agnostic approach to design is helping solve this problem. When the worker scans the object in front of him, the app uses the device’s camera to ‘understand’ it.

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Bad Apple

E-Learning Provocateur

So I turned to my trusty adviser, Google, and found that I was not the only one with this problem. Thankfully he provided an alternative: scan the receipt and the card, then attach them to a reply email. Nonetheless I email back the scans again.

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Emerging Learning Technologies: Promise vs. Hype

Bottom-Line Performance

A quick scan of the landscape reveals that motion sickness with VR is a common problem (25% – 40% experience it). Go to any of the big L&D conferences or trade shows and you’ll hear buzz and conversation about virtual reality, augmented reality, and 360 video.

“Live preview on Devices” using QR code

Adobe Captivate

Hey, if you have problem getting “Live preview on Devices” using QR code, Kindly understand this. Many face problem that their QR got generated and is scanned and even read by mobile BUT no preview!! Do you have issue with preview using QR code?

Writing Effective eLearning Narration: Making It Easy to Read, Say, and Comprehend

Association eLearning

The problem here is that all people, regardless of age or experience with digital media, generally expect the narration to be conversational. Many courses rely upon voiceover to help connect with their learners.

Layering on success

Clark Quinn

For example, the SCANS competencies are a decent suite of skills that recognize the general skills for success that cross different disciplines. In a previous post, I talked about the layers around learning design.

5 papers every learning professional should read

E-Learning Provocateur

Given the challenges and pressures of professional life, combined with everything else that’s been going on privately, I’ve fallen out of the habit of scanning the latest abstracts and deep diving into particular studies.

Here’s What a 700-Year-Old Philosophy Taught Me About Learning Analytics

CLO Magazine

Occam’s razor — the problem-solving principle attributed to William of Ockham — teaches us that the simplest solution is usually the best. We provided directions how to get the reader, how to use it, and then built familiarity scanning QR codes and interfacing with the technology.

Time Spent on Blogging

Tony Karrer

Some quick thoughts - Scanning Activity Replaced I likely spend an average of 30-45 minutes per day reading/writing that is part of what I call "scanning" which is staying up to speed on what's going on. Blog reading and writing as part of scanning has been a replacement of other activities that I used to do - reading magazines and books. Scanning really becomes scanning. This is separate from scanning as described above.

Tips For Creating Training Documentation For Your Software Rollout

Epilogue Systems

By establishing a standard for critical processes within an application, and building your documentation to reflect this, you can avoid some of the potential problems users run into when using a new software package. Make your documentation easy to scan.

Swiping or Matching?

Association eLearning

A bad hire is a big problem. You scan the details, without much time to really focus. How do you meet your next employee… swipe or match? Your department is way behind deadlines, and your staff is screaming for help. You absolutely have to get that new hire onboard, right away.

What is Just-In-Time Learning?

Growth Engineering

They could wait until next month’s manager training session, but the problem needs sorting now. When your learners scan these using the camera on their phones, it could link them directly to a relevant eLearning unit, or a quick video on the topic.

The Music of Your Sphere – The Multiple Ways Your Brain is Wired for Music

Learningtogo

Using brain imaging technologies, including fMRI and PET scans, neuroscientists have discovered that music engages multiple parts of the brain. Solve problems.

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Is training really the answer? Ask the flowchart.

Making Change

Here’s a flowchart that will help you identify the best solution to a performance problem, whether it’s a job aid, a workflow improvement, training, or something else. Make the rules for flagging easy to scan and apply at the point of need.

Tips For Creating Training Documentation For Your Software Rollout

Epilogue Systems

By establishing a standard for critical processes within an application, and building your documentation to reflect this, you can avoid some of the potential problems users run into when using a new software package. Make your documentation easy to scan.

I’ve been bot-bombed!

E-Learning Provocateur

It also continues to scan your followers while you’re trying to to block them, which means the list is constantly shuffling. I found this understandable, yet my problem persisted.

Writing Effective eLearning Narration: Making It Easy to Read, Say, and Comprehend

Association eLearning

The problem here is that all people, regardless of age or experience with digital media, generally expect the narration to be conversational. Many courses rely upon voiceover to help connect with their learners.

TechSmith Camtasia Studio: Adding Closed Captions

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

      Click the Continue button and Camtasia will scan your project and transcribe the audio for you.       Getting rid of the unwanted caption is no problem. by Kevin Siegel        Closed captioning (CC) allows you to provide descriptive information in your published eLearning project that typically matches the voiceover audio contained in your Camtasia project.

Are eLearning ‘trends’ just growth forecasts for edtech entrepreneurs?

Course Index

A job interview now consists of a retinal scan, a brief wait, and a green or red light indicating success or failure. Here’s a future scenario for online learning: There are no or few institutions of higher education because there is no need to attend them.

Why Retention Is the Achilles’ Heel of Your Sales Kickoff (and What to Do About It)

Inkling

But retaining knowledge long after the luggage has been put away can be a problem. This frees their mental bandwidth to be a consultative partner and help solve clients’ business problems. People interact with text in different ways: most will search for the information they need only when they need it, or scan certain sections for relevant tidbits.

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Ten Online Training Do’s and Don’ts

eLearning Brothers

They scan! So, the challenge becomes, how do we make them scan the information that we want them to learn?? Everyone will scan bullets. Have the learner read a quick background on a company and give them a problem to resolve.”The

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For the Love of Learning: Love Your Customers

Litmos

For example, text messaging was originally developed by cell phone carriers to alert customers to network problems ; the carriers didn’t expect people to use the capability to send messages to each other. Click to enlarge image.

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