How to Convert Instructor-Led Training in a Virtual World with Shannon Tipton

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Virtual instructor-led training is becoming more vital than ever. She is the founder of Learning Rebels , has over 15 years experience in corporate learning leadership, and specializes in converting instructor-led training from in-person to virtual environments.

You Better Recognize: Gratitude at TechSmith

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At TechSmith, we’d like to think that exceptional work does not go unnoticed. It all starts with a diverse committee full of TechSmith employees. The categories correspond to specific values at TechSmith and are things we want to emphasis and encourage in all of our employees. He is a humble soul that we could all learn from…” “This man is an incredible asset to the Sales Team and TechSmith at large. Inside TechSmith Gratitude TSC Recognize

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Odessa College Builds Student Success with TechSmith Relay

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They found what they were looking for in TechSmith Relay. With the combination of faculty-wide training and TechSmith Relay, OC has been able to meet their goals, and boost student retention and completion rates overall. . Since the implementation of TechSmith Relay across the OC campus, 66% of teaching staff have begun using the software to add a video component in their courses, ranging from welcome videos, to rich video lessons, including both screen video and real world video.

Happy Holidays! A Gift from TechSmith

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Our other set is perfect for any age- a special edition gingerbread cookie stamp set to build your own virtual gingerbread cookie! Adding music to your video can make all the difference in the world, so try it out today! TechSmith thanks our customers for making 2012 a resounding success. A Gift from TechSmith appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

TechSmith’s Three-Pronged Training Content Strategy

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At some point, virtually every business conducts training. From the neighborhood coffee shop teaching new baristas how to make lattes, to software behemoths deploying millions of dollars worth of technology all around the world, companies use training to keep their customers happy, sales rolling in, and business running smoothly. At TechSmith, we know this challenge well. Indeed, at TechSmith we feel our tutorials are part of the package we offer to our customers.

Teaching the World through Open Learning

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Michael Busby is working hard to teach the world about geography through open, online learning. The university asked me to take over his world geography class because of my passion for the subject. It worked out so well, I’ve been teaching world geography classes ever since.”. Building a virtual classroom with Camtasia. Michael often relies on Twitter because it helps him connect with people from around the world quickly and easily.

FlipCon14 – It will be out of this world!

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Pre-conference, hands-on training with TechSmith. And another full day with TechSmith and their always popular pre-conference training on June 23, 2014. When you register, specify Mac or PC, because TechSmith is once again providing screencasting software at no cost. TechSmith staff, along with other experienced flipped educators, will be on hand to guide you through the online modules so you walk away with ready-to-use. Then the virtual event is for you.

How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

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Luckily for us, all the progress that has been made with encoding formats has led to an internationally-embraced video coding standard that can be played on virtually any modern web-connected device or browser: H.264. It’s versatile, offers good quality at manageable sizes, and, as mentioned earlier, is compatible virtually everywhere. The post How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding appeared first on TechSmith Blog.

How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

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Luckily for us, all the progress that has been made with encoding formats has led to an internationally-embraced video coding standard that can be played on virtually any modern web-connected device or browser: H.264. It’s versatile, offers good quality at manageable sizes, and, as mentioned earlier, is compatible virtually everywhere. The post How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding appeared first on TechSmith Blog.

Are You Feelin’ Fuse?

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Fuse makes it easy for you to capture images and video of the real world (as opposed to the virtual world, where our desktop products excel). You can then quickly and securely send your content directly into Snagit , Camtasia , or TechSmith Relay. At the bottom of the screen, you will notice icons for Snagit, Camtasia, and TechSmith Relay. Fuse is an awesome addition to the TechSmith family of products. Not yet using TechSmith Fuse ?

DevCorner: A TechSmithie’s View of Google I/O 2014

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DevCorner is where we talk about all things software development-related from inside TechSmith. World domination! The first announced giveaway was #cardboard, a 20% time virtual reality project, then the attendees were able to choose from either the LG G or the Samsung Gear Live watches to take home. The post DevCorner: A TechSmithie’s View of Google I/O 2014 appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

Emerging Technologies for Online Learning 2015 Presenter Profile – Dr. Ulanda Forbess

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TechSmith is proud to be part of the 8th Annual Emerging Technologies for Online Learning International Symposium 2015 , where educators share ideas and best practices for using the latest technology to transform teaching and learning. Catch the virtual session. Use TechSmith Fuse to record with your phone and then post to your students. Connect with Dr. Ulanda Forbess during the conference at her virtual session or on Twitter ( Follow @uforbess1 ).

How To Design eLearning That Delivers Results With Tim Slade

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Once you have a deeper understanding of how to teach adults, you will be more equipped to create learning content that helps adult learners solve real-world problems. But it’s really only a sliver of creating something that’s actually going to be effective in the practical world.”.

TEACHING ONLINE CLASSES: Interactive Polls Help End Sucky Training

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  Most virtual training platforms (GoToTraining, WebEx, Connect, etc) allow you to create polls within the tool. You can then display the poll to your virtual students on the fly. He has written hundreds of step-by-step computer training books on applications such as Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, Adobe RoboHelp, Adobe Presenter, and TechSmith Camtasia.   One of the easiest ways to engage online students is by displaying quizzes and polls.

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Free L&D webinars for February 2021

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Share your stunning presentations in person, virtually or export your slides for use in other software. It’s a new prospecting world right now and it’s time to refresh your approach and message. PT: Is the Virtual Classroom the Right Answer for a Remote Workforce?

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The Best Way to Add Voice Over to PowerPoint

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While live meetings and educational sessions have their place, they require everyone to be in the same place at the same time (even if the place is virtual). But what if your company has employees all over the world? But that all changed with TechSmith Audiate.

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How to Communicate Better in the Remote Workforce with Jesse Lahey

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Many people now have to communicate almost entirely online, using virtual tools such as email, and audio and visual communication like video calls. Ideas can get lost in virtual translation, or people can be indifferent to taking action.

Digital Learning Day: 2014

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One of the highlights of Digital Learning Day is the free, live-streamed virtual conference hosted at the Library of Congress in Washington D.C. They pair students with adults in the community or even in another corner of the world. TechSmith was honored to support and recognize Adina as one of the National School Board Association’s “20-to-Watch” educators some three years ago. The post Digital Learning Day: 2014 appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

How to Easily Create Powerful Customer Education

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Customers want context; they want to know about the product/service as it exists in the real world. And in a world with elaborate marketing tactics, it’s more important than ever before. Unless you plan on scheduling the same Live webinar many times to cover time zones around the world.

Accessanatomy: Making anatomy lessons accessible to all students in higher education

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Higher education professionals across the globe use TechSmith software to better engage their students online. After class, James uploads these videos to YouTube or the University’s virtual learning environment for his students to access at any time. A big world-wide impact in teaching anatomy.” – James Pickering, Associate Professor at the University of Leeds.

Get Started with Online Education Videos

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Current events have turned the world upside down for many people. Those in the education field have had to switch classrooms and lecture halls for virtual videos and remote teaching for the first time.

The Complete Guide to Lecture Capture

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Learn More About TechSmith Relay. By making it simple to record and view lectures, you can provide students with a way to “virtually” attend class when and where they are able. Learn More About TechSmith Relay. What is lecture capture?

Free learning & development webinars for April 2021

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PT: Building Sales Capabilities in Our New Digital World Until last year, in-person, face-to-face (F2F) training was by far the primary learning modality used to improve sales performance. Ground rules for virtual meetings. PT: Being Virtual — Going from Good to Great!

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Best of Elearning! 2015 Finalists Revealed

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Those seeking world-class solutions go to the Best of Elearning! Techsmith. Virtual Classroom. Virtual Classroom. Virtual Classroom. Virtual Event Platforms. Virtual Environments. Executives Nominate 100 Solutions Across Expanded 30 Categories for Excellence. Elearning! and Government Elearning! magazines, the industry voices of the enterprise learning and workforce technology market, announced today the Best of Elearning! Awards 2015 Finalists.

EDUCAUSE 2012 Presenter Profiles: Jane Maurer

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Everyone functions virtually and on the web and we need to provide students with technology that allows them to do that. Not just students, but that’s how the whole world works these days. If you could meet any one person in the world, who would it be? I’m also looking really forward to hanging out with the TechSmith gang again! Connect with Jane: The post EDUCAUSE 2012 Presenter Profiles: Jane Maurer appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Meet Jane Maurer.

How to Add Video (and YouTube) to Your Content Strategy with Andy Crestodina

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Yet for many people there are still barriers and obstacles stopping them from breaking into the video world. Andy explained “Camtasia, for example, requires virtually no training, you can just start using it.

7 Unexpected Uses of eLearning Video Demos

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Corporate learners watch the video and then mimic behaviors in the real world. Onboarding Virtual Tours. Keep it as realistic as possible to enhance the immersion and improve real-world application. You can use these immersive online trainig tools for virtually any topic or task that involves a visual component. The post 7 Unexpected Uses of eLearning Video Demos appeared first on TechSmith Blog. The human mind is a curious thing.

Blended Learning: The Ultimate Guide

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TechSmith Knowmia offers tools that make it easy for educators and employers to track performance and comprehension. The hyflex model, rotational model, enriched virtual model, and the a la carte model. Enriched virtual model.

Free L&D webinars for March 2021

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PT: Mindset Matters: How to Improve Your Virtual Facilitation Style There are myriad styles of delivering instructor-led training online. Explore these six delivery styles, identify their strengths and weaknesses, and enhance your approach to virtual facilitation.

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Free learning & development webinars for May 2021

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PT: Intelligent VR: A More Effective Way to Train (Free for ATD members) Tune in to this webinar for insights into the latest advances in virtual reality as a training tool for learning and development professionals.

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Adapting to Technology in the 21st Century

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We were expected to complete most assignments on our own time and virtually. Our IMAC grant covered most of the expenses, however companies such as TechSmith were generous enough to donate materials. While there, we met many influential people in the education and technology worlds. The post Adapting to Technology in the 21st Century appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

Technology and Education – A Healthy Mishmash that Parents should Value

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On the contrary, the present day world is taken over by unimagined technology that is known for its lightning fast speed and impressive processing abilities. With a great deal of technology available out there, even a toddler can learn infinite things about the world we live in and that too in an unassisted manner. Content-packed technical gadgets have already begun replacing the traditional backpacks in some parts of the world.

Kern Kelley & Michael Ruffini: ISTE 2015 Presenter Profiles

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The TechSmith Education team is excited to give you this inside look before the biggest K12 conference of the year begins. Kern Kelley is an Educational Technologist at Regional School Unit #19 in Maine as well as Associate Director for the Maine Virtual Learning Consortium. As younger and younger children gain access to these technologies, teaching students how to maneuver in the world beyond the classroom is vital.

Building a Middle School Flipped Classroom

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We live in a world where you can order custom designed sneakers and have them delivered to your door in 48 hours or less. Using the Flipped Learning methodology , a strong Virtual Learning Environment (MoodleRooms) and state-of-the-art technologies (Camtasia, Snagit and Screencast.com) I am able to interact with my students individually on a daily basis. The post Building a Middle School Flipped Classroom appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

All About Pixels

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But there are some basic terms relating to these tiny dots that make up so much of our world that are helpful to know. These dense screens are particularly useful as virtual reality applications become more common-place. The post All About Pixels appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Pixels are the small dots that make up your computer, TV, and phone screen. Digital displays are comprised of pixels.

5 Ways Screen Capture Can Help Online Students Succeed

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The virtual world can easily make people feel disconnected. In most college courses, you will have to do research, and TechSmith explains that with its more advanced product, Snagit (and other screen capture software), you can record video as you search for sites, scroll through them, and grab visuals such as graphs. The post 5 Ways Screen Capture Can Help Online Students Succeed appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

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Top Five Ways to Use Screencasting in the Classroom

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Please see the wealth of tutorials that make screencasting easily accessible at the TechSmith Tutorial page. Here is an example of a screencasted PowerPoint presentation for a blended AP World History class. This creates a “virtual” conference between the teacher and student and allows the student to get a better understanding of the grading process. The post Top Five Ways to Use Screencasting in the Classroom appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

Best Learning and Tech Conferences of 2019/20

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Additionally, DevLearn feature co-located events before the expo including the AI & Learning Summit , LMS & Learning Platforms Forum , and TechSmith Learn Con. You’ll venture beyond the regularity of your daily work and discover proven practices from learning professionals from around the world. Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) are being used to solve training and education challenges every day.

To Flip or Not to Flip Your Classroom

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To build a sense of wonder before each class, I like to set up a virtual polling question or discussion board about the topic to be addressed in the lecture, and then have students asynchronously collaborate with each other. The idea is to get students engaged in a real-world application of the material they studied by focusing on one or more key points. The post To Flip or Not to Flip Your Classroom appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

ScreencastCamper Profiles 2013: #ladygeeks Shari Sloane and Katie Regan

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Get happy: TechSmith’s annual ScreencastCamp is just three weeks away! Oh, and taking over the world. I knew the recorder recorded my Smart Notebook lesson, but when I realized that it recorded virtually ANYTHING on my screen, I was truly inspired. The post ScreencastCamper Profiles 2013: #ladygeeks Shari Sloane and Katie Regan appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.