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Gartner: E-learning Market Pushing Toward Open Source -- Campus Technology

Gartner: E-learning Market Pushing Toward Open Source -- Campus Technology | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
With open source products maturing, Blackboard's ongoing lawsuit with Desire2Learn, and more and more functions linked to learning management systems, it can be a tough time for institutions to standardize on an e-learning platform.
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Tweet For Teacher: In Bits And Spurts, Schools Slowly Go Digital - Worldcrunch

Tweet For Teacher: In Bits And Spurts, Schools Slowly Go Digital - Worldcrunch | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
WorldcrunchTweet For Teacher: In Bits And Spurts, Schools Slowly Go DigitalWorldcrunchThe plan aims at a broad approach to new technologies through various subjects.
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How People Read on the Web | Business and Economics: E-Learning and Blended Learning

How People Read on the Web | Business and Economics: E-Learning and Blended Learning | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
"Understanding how people read on the web and search for information can directly influence how we design our webpages and websites.
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Good stuff!! free eLearning for kids « E x t e n d i n g Extension

Good stuff!! free eLearning for kids « E x t e n d i n g   Extension | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
Our vision is to be the source for childhood learning on the Internet – available from anywhere and without charge. Established in late 2004, e-Learning for Kids is a global, nonprofit foundation dedicated to fun and free ...
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Free E-Learning Tutorial - Tips for Implementing Blended Learning via @eLearningPosts | compaTIC

Free E-Learning Tutorial - Tips for Implementing Blended Learning via @eLearningPosts | compaTIC | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
This e-learning video tutorial is from our E-Learning Academy YouTube Channel. It explores tips for implementing blended learning into organisations.
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Mobile Learning - Mobile is a Different Medium

A number of tech writers have said that with its introduction of the iPhone, Apple didn’t create a smartphone but a pocket computer that can operate as a phone. Given everything that people do with their smartphones now I think they are right.

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6 Alternatives To Bullet Lists

6 Alternatives To Bullet Lists | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it

Learners and audiences need novelty to maintain and sustain attention. The trick for going beyond bullets is to think visually. By sprinkling in alternatives to bullets here and there, your minimal use of bullets will be more effective.


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4 Simple Ways to “Gamify” Your Rapid e-Learning

4 Simple Ways to “Gamify” Your Rapid e-Learning | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
Learn 4 easy ways to apply gamification techniques to your rapid e-Learning courses.

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Sri's curator insight, March 10, 2014 11:42 PM

Gamifying the learning process has some compelling benefits. But at the same time one must guard against making it appear frivolous and thus put off the learners or mislead them into believing the learning itself is not really very valuable.

Has anybody done a study on the lasting impact of gamified learning?

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Best Practices: Converting from Traditional Training to eLearning

Best Practices: Converting from Traditional Training to eLearning | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
8 best practices to keep in mind when converting traditional training to eLearning.

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Course Authoring Tools for eLearning developers and features for the masses

Course Authoring Tools for eLearning developers and features for the masses | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
Rapid Course Authoring Tools have grown in the past few years, but that doesn't mean there aren't products for the developers. They just have to dig deeper. The problem is that some tools are tryin...

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Cathy Moore’s tips for successful eLearning – not just for eLearning | Purple Learning

Cathy Moore’s tips for successful eLearning – not just for eLearning | Purple Learning | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it

 Cathy Moore and her advice to all would-be instructional designers. In her seminar at the Learning Technologies Conference last week, Cathy Moore set out the highlights from her talk (taken from her blog):


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The author highlights 8 of Cathy Moore's reminders that help guide elearning projects. Make it an experience, not just information.

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@Ignatia Webs: #UNESCO is looking for your #mLearning policy ideas ! | E-Learning-Inclusivo (Mashup)

@Ignatia Webs: #UNESCO is looking for your #mLearning policy ideas ! | E-Learning-Inclusivo (Mashup) | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
Top story: @Ignatia Webs: #UNESCO is looking for your #mLearning policy ideas !
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Angela Chen: At New Online University, Advertisers Will Underwrite Free Degrees | Business and Economics: E-Learning and Blended Learning

Angela Chen: At New Online University, Advertisers Will Underwrite Free Degrees | Business and Economics: E-Learning and Blended Learning | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
An online degree-granting institution called World Education University, set to open this fall, plans to try an advertiser-driven model to support its free content.
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'UnderAcademy College' Satirizes Massive Open Online Courses - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Innovations in e-Learning

'UnderAcademy College' Satirizes Massive Open Online Courses - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Innovations in e-Learning | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
'UnderAcademy College' Satirizes Massive Open Online Courses - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher n | @scoopit http://t.co/Kw4lTTu6...
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The Simplest Way to Create e-Learning Content for the iPad

The Simplest Way to Create e-Learning Content for the iPad | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
Save a huge amount of time with the new Lectora® iPad Development Guide – a guide that walks you through the best ways to create e-Learning content on the iPad.
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e-Learning Predictions for 2012 from Bersin & Associates

e-Learning Predictions for 2012 from Bersin & Associates | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
As one year comes to an end and another begins, it’s important to take some time to reflect on major happenings in 2011 – and look to the future for what is to come.
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Evidence Based Principles for Designing e-Learning Instructions: Principle #2 The Contiguity Principle

Evidence Based Principles for Designing e-Learning Instructions: Principle #2 The Contiguity Principle | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
See on Scoop.it – Learning and Education News Network Principle #2: The Contiguity Principle The Contiguity Principle posits that learning happens when words are aligned with corresponding gr...
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Free E-Learning Tutorial - Tips for Implementing Blended Learning via @eLearningPosts

This e-learning video tutorial is from our E-Learning Academy YouTube Channel. It explores tips for implementing blended learning into organisations.

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Augmented Reality for Learning - Elearning!

Augmented Reality for Learning - Elearning! | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
It Has Been Shown To Accelerate Comprehension and Increase Engagement For All Ages In Numerous Disciplines...

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Free images and a great storytelling technique for eLearning

Free images and a great storytelling technique for eLearning | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
Free images and a great storytelling technique for eLearning...

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10 eLearning Freebies: The eLearning Coach: Instructional Design and eLearning

10 eLearning Freebies: The eLearning Coach: Instructional Design and eLearning | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it

Everyone loves freebies and I enjoy sharing and using them. Here are ten that you might find valuable from comic book art to specialized fonts and templates to an mLearning job aid.


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Why training in the Cloud has become the must have IT accessory

Why training in the Cloud has become the must have IT accessory | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
“Anyone who isn’t at least considering cloud solutions is going to get left behind.”– Microsoft At the end of last …Continue reading »...

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Can eLearning designers learn from retail designers?

Can eLearning designers learn from retail designers? | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it

Good eLearning is like the large DIY store – clear signage, lots of white space, clear navigation and time to think and choose the right route.


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Instructional Games: A Framework

Instructional Games: A Framework | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
Abstract In the last few years, there has been a lot of excitement about games in E-Learning. While everyone understands the concept of games (didn’t we all grow up playing games?), we see differen...

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Metacognition And Learning: Strategies For Instructional Design: The eLearning Coach: Instructional Design and eLearning | E-learning arts

Metacognition And Learning: Strategies For Instructional Design: The eLearning Coach: Instructional Design and eLearning | E-learning arts | Education and training innovations | Scoop.it
Many adult learners don't know how to look inward to examine how they learn and to judge what is effective. Metacognitive strategies can help.
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