McKinsey Quarterly report found that only 8 percent of organizations actually evaluate the value of L&D initiatives (Palmer, 2010). And too often, those who do track ROI rarely go beyond asking for feedback from participants immediately after the event.
With today’s challenging economy, L&D budgets are receiving more scrutiny than ever. Participant feedback forms (i.e., smiley sheets) administered immediately after a learning program are no longer enough, and HR and talent management professionals are feeling the pressure to look for more solid evidence to justify the investment in their programs.
Socrative is a smart student response system that empowers teachers to engage their classrooms through a series of educational games and exercises via smartphones and tablets. Our apps are super simple and take seconds to load and run.
Review - Free mobile device quiz tool for trainers to engage their participants through a series of educational exercises and games via smartphones, laptops, and tablets.www.socrative.com
This looks like a free and easy to use tool that makes formative assessment interesting. I tested it on my laptop and iphone. Will play some more and post further tomorrow!
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An elearning developer always needs one of these to covert files. Whether it be MP4s from Camtasia into WMV for Windows Media player, or WMV video files to FLV flash files for embedding into authouring tools. I used Zamzar for the last 5 years, but recently it filed several times in downloading large video files. This one didn't so it's my now preferred choice of converter!