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321 Free Tools for Teachers - Free Educational Technology

321 Free Tools for Teachers - Free Educational Technology | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Would you be interested in the ultimate list of free tools for teachers? At the following post you will found 321 Free Tools for Teachers separated in 18 educational technology categories. Enjoy!
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Geared for K12 teachers, there are many tools here for IDs on a budget

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20+ Interactive E-Learning Games and Examples #24

20+ Interactive E-Learning Games and Examples #24 | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
E-Learning Recap #24: Challenge | Recap
This week’s challenge was around e-learning games. We shared a quick idea for creating your own e-learning games. Based on the success of this week’s chal...
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Lots of examples to learn from, some are downloadable.

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45 Free Stock Images for E-learning

45 Free Stock Images for E-learning | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Here are 45 free stock images for you to use in your e-learning courses. They are curated from the free stock images available via Unsplash.com.
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Among the great tips in this article, a curated collection of desk/office images

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Week 01 IDEO

This is "Week 01 IDEO" by Design Thinking for Educators on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.
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What does being an instructional designer mean to you?

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Andrew Scott Training: The Problem with Learning Styles

Andrew Scott Training: The Problem with Learning Styles | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
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On the myth of learning styles and self-fulfilling prophecies

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The Evolution of Learning Technologies

How has learning evolved over the course of human history and what might the future hold for us? Follow our time traveller on his journey through time and space.
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The website is as cool as the content...

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The Great Onboarding Elearning Courses - eLearning Industry

The Great Onboarding Elearning Courses - eLearning Industry | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
We explore the use of empathy and efficiency in five examples of great onboarding elearning courses. The Great Onboarding Elearning Courses.
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This article points out how balancing a focus on the target audience with developing a strong stakeholder partnership can lead to to strong results.

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Is Your Process Training “Nice to Know” or “Need to Know”?

Is Your Process Training “Nice to Know” or “Need to Know”? | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Process is critical to every business, and research increasingly tells us that tiny habits matter. It is the small actions, not the sweeping initiatives, that truly define our businesses... and ou
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A key consideration--the importance of middle manager buy-in  (I.e., not C-suite--though they need to buy-in as well)  to support any learning solution so it sticks.

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Audio Narration Recording Best Practices – Feedback & Support

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Click on the Audio Recording Best Practices link to access the pdf guide--comes with really helpful pictures for creating a mini sound booth.

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Mobile Learning 101

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A great collection of sequenced mlearning lessons thanks to Connie Malamed

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Instructional Design Books I’ve read for my IS degree | Storage according to a dixie chick

Instructional Design Books I’ve read for my IS degree | Storage according to a dixie chick | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
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As I'm coming across these lists and thinking about a parallel discussion of habits of effective IDs, remember to add books from analogous fields. In this category, would add Tim Brown's Change by Design and 101 Design Methods by Vijay Kumar.

 

The classic missing from some of these lists but noted in the comments here: Any of Mager's works.

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Cammy Bean's Learning Visions: Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Cammy Bean's Learning Visions: Essential Reading for Instructional Design? | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
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More lists to add to your reading collection

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Articulate Storyline: Recolor Art

Articulate Storyline: Recolor Art | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
by Sally Cox One of my favorite hidden gems in Storyline 2 is an obscure feature called Recolor Art. It allows you to alter the color of an object within Storyline-not affecting the original art, but merely "recoloring" it within...
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You may have known about recoloring in Articulate but did you realize you could use blend modes?

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A Guide for Bringing the SAMR Model to iPads (EdSurge News)

A Guide for Bringing the SAMR Model to iPads (EdSurge News) | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
When used effectively, iPads can develop thinkers and problem solvers. They can be used to transform learning inside and outside of the classroom, and offer limitless opportunities. Many educators are effectively integrating technology in the classroom using iPads to achieve the 4C’s, or “super skil
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This article suggests that the appropriate way to consider technology and learning is through the SAMR lenses. (These lenses are readily applied to any use context that involves tech.)

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Kathleen Bosworth Blog

LMS, learning management system, performance system, competency
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The bottom line for behavioral learning--make learning experiences relevant, support it with an organization framework and leadership values

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Design Kit

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Design Kit is IDEO.org's platform to learn human-centered design, a creative approach to solving the world's most difficult problems.
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Asking your SMEs or pilot users to talk through a process (whether cognitive or physical-task based) is an important part of instructional design. But words only go so far. Visualization can help you get a clearer sense of where things are and where they could be.

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A-Z Tools & Technologies: Vialogues

A-Z Tools & Technologies: Vialogues | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
What is it? Vialogues is a free online tool from EdLab, Columbia University, that allows you to create discussions around videos currently available online, or videos you have created and want to u...
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A way to create mindful interactions with videos

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The Four Important Models of Blended Learning Teachers Should Know about ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Four Important Models of Blended Learning Teachers Should Know about ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
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Interesting to think how these models might be applied in a corporate setting....

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4 Free and Easy Ways to Display a Live Tweet Wall | OEDB.org

4 Free and Easy Ways to Display a Live Tweet Wall | OEDB.org | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
In February I organized a pecha kucha style panel discussing topics related to law librarianship in the digital age and I ran a live competition looking fo
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Free applications that can allow you to display Tweets alongside a presentation.

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5 Common Myths about the Brain

5 Common Myths about the Brain | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Some widely held ideas about the way children learn can lead educators and parents to adopt faulty teaching principles
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There's a tendency to make huge leaps from scientific research to claims in brain-based learning. This article debunks some myths.

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Donna Farren's curator insight, February 25, 9:15 AM

I especially like the attention paid to the fact that learning styles cannot be substantiated by research.  A lot of time and effort is wasted in narrowing down students' learning styles when it is best to use a variety anyway. 

terry clarke's curator insight, February 25, 12:24 PM

The title speaks for itself, but this is an interesting read!

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Learning Theory v5 - What are the established learning theories?

Learning Theory v5 - What are the established learning theories? | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
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An awesome mind map of learning theories, learning theorists, and resources.

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Willem Kuypers's curator insight, February 25, 5:45 PM

Well done mindmap about learning theories.

Richard Whiteside's curator insight, February 27, 4:53 AM

Really useful mindmap with links to further info about the theories and theorists. Shame it isn't in an easily downloadable format.

Cris Mepham's curator insight, February 27, 6:52 AM

If you need a few ideas!

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52 Education Blogs You Should Follow

52 Education Blogs You Should Follow | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
52 Education Blogs You Should Follow
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Since today is reading guilt (er, empowerment) day, adding a list of blogs you might be interested in. They run the gamut of teacher-focused to elearning/tech related.

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The Question Game: A Playful Way To Teach Critical Thinking

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The Question Game: A Playful Way To Teach Critical Thinking
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Although geared for a classroom situation, this idea can easily be applied in adult ILT sessions. Love the idea of creating a cube that you can roll.

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8 Books To Read Before Your Next eLearning Project | Skillagents.com

8 Books To Read Before Your Next eLearning Project | Skillagents.com | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Every once in a while, I recieve a message on Linkedin saying something like this: “Anna, I’m new to e-learning. If you could recommend one indispensable instructional design / e-learning book, what would it be? Can you help me?” My answer is yes. Sort of. I’m afraid if you’re new, you...
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This article is great because the author strays from the classics to share some interesting books and why she loves them.

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Dr. Curry Discusses: An immediately accessible instructional design education

Dr. Curry Discusses: An immediately accessible instructional design education | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it
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Collecting some lists of ID resources

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5 Habits of Effective Instructional Designers

5 Habits of Effective Instructional Designers | Innovative Instructional Design | Scoop.it

xpA habit is defined as “something you do without thinking—a regular practice.” When it comes to our professional development, building new habits, especially the good ones, requires conscious repe...

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There's a definite art to asserting your e

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