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Managing Employee Performance. Prometheus Training - Resources - Articles. Security_Deconstruction. How I Use Inexpensive Stock Photos to Create E-Learning Characters. At a recent conference, I was showing people how to build interactive scenarios using illustrated clip art characters.

How I Use Inexpensive Stock Photos to Create E-Learning Characters

Someone asked how I would build a scenario with people from photos because some people don’t like using the illustrations. Essentially, you can do the same thing with people in photos that you can with illustrated clip art people. However, photos present a few challenges. The first is finding the right images. Cookbook_fce.pdf. 9 Powerful Free Infographic Tools To Create Your Own Infographics - DATA VISUALIZATION. Powerful Free Infographic Tools To Create Your Own Infographics.

9 Powerful Free Infographic Tools To Create Your Own Infographics - DATA VISUALIZATION

Programming Environment - Open Cobalt Website. Squeak Open Cobalt uses Squeak, a modern open source development environment for the classic Smalltalk-80 programming language.

Programming Environment - Open Cobalt Website

Squeak was initially developed by a group at Apple Computer and then picked up by Walt Disney Imagineering where it was further refined for use in internal Disney projects. Today, Squeak is a powerful open source, object-oriented, class-based, and reflective programming language where everything is an object, and where anything can change at run-time. Squeak is available for many platforms, and programs produced on one platform run bit-identically on all other platforms.

Tools for Video Editing and Conferencing. Converter Freemake offers freeware in the truest sense of the word: no feature or time limitations, includes Video Converter, Video Downloader, YouTube Converter, Audio Converter and Free Music Box!

Tools for Video Editing and Conferencing

Video editing, animation creation and related tools Animoto can create presentations incorporating images, video clips, music and text. There is an array of tools helps you automatically create unique video pieces. 5 Easy Steps to #Gamifying #HigherEd. By Justin Marquis Ph.D.

5 Easy Steps to #Gamifying #HigherEd

It’s time to get the party started with gamification in higher education. 15 Business Simulation Games Could Build Hands-on Business Experience. Starting and managing a business could be very challenging and risky, now you can gain a hands-on experience from the following business simulation games.

15 Business Simulation Games Could Build Hands-on Business Experience

Play and learn, there are several free games definitely worth your time! INNOV8 (Free) From IBM, INNOV8 2.0 Full Academic Edition is a 1-hr playable BPM Sim game running on a 3D game engine, free for Professors and IBM Customers. Over 1000 schools worldwide have downloaded the game and more than 100 universities worldwide have built custom curriculum using our serious game to help students learn about business process management and SOA. One study found that a great lecture can improve learning by 17% but serious games can improve learning by 108%!

Infographics, simulations, and online courses. This page links to samples of interactive graphics, simulations, and other materials from many different sources.

infographics, simulations, and online courses

These are not examples of my work. Maybe they’ll give you ideas for your own projects. Home - Digital Capability. Moodle Best LMS. Accredited Training College. The Vocational Graduate Certificate in Digital Education is for educational practitioners and professionals from across all education sectors who want to become leaders in modern teaching and assessment practices.

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Participants in this course will explore, trial and share the most effective pedagogical practices in the modern era through the creation and delivery of their own online course. Job roles relevant to this qualification include educator (teacher, trainer or facilitator), school principal, educational manager, learning and development consultant, RTO manager or head of department, organisational learning and leadership manager, training manager, workforce planner, educational professional working in an RTO, manager providing research or information related to career development.

In addition, the qualification may relate to pre-service teachers and continuing registration requirements. If the menu below does not work on your browser, click here to access text version. Close Close. Accredited Training College. Markdown: The Syntax You (Probably) Already Know. There are a lot of reasons to love plain text.

Markdown: The Syntax You (Probably) Already Know

We’ve mentioned some of them in earlier ProfHacker posts, such as Alex’s about JDarkRoom and Jason’s about nvALT. Briefly, plain text is a great format to use because (1) it can be read by any computer or device; (2) it’s future proof, since computers will always be able to read it; (3) it can be synced to all your devices; (4) it can be converted to virtually any format. In a future post, I plan to explain the virtues of plain text at greater length.

But there is one major objection to writing in plain text. MY AWESOME NOTETAKING SYSTEM. I accumulate a lot of notes.

MY AWESOME NOTETAKING SYSTEM

Some are little personal ephemera, like ideas, addresses, or sketches for poems; some are commentary about books I’m reading; some are notes I take in class. For Education. CoachNote. Making screencasts: The pedagogical framework - Casting Out Nines. Last week I was honored to be part of the MOOC on An Introduction to Evidence-Based Undergraduate STEM Teaching that’s currently being offered by Vanderbilt University through Coursera. Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0.

This publication has been funded in part with Federal funds from the U.S. Department of Education, National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) under contract number ED05CO0039. The content of this publication does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the U.S. Department of Education, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government. Review. Powtoon tutorial. Celltower03. 11 Good Digital Storytelling Resources. Digital storytelling comes in many forms. Digital storytelling could refer to creating podcasts, creating videos, or creating multimedia ebooks to name of few of its forms. If you're considering developing your first digital storytelling project for your class, here some resources that can help you get started.Ebooks and web references for digital storytelling.

One of the best people I know for advice about digital storytelling is Silvia Tolisano. Silvia Tolisano, the author of the excellent Langwitches blog, offers an awesome free ebook about digital storytelling. Digital Storytelling Tools for Educators is a 120 page guide to using digital storytelling tools in your classroom. About Us. 321 Free Tools for Teachers - Free Educational Technology. Articulate - E-Learning Software and Authoring Tools. Techtools. Free Technology for Teachers. Articulate Storyline VS Adobe Captivate. How I Use Inexpensive Stock Photos to Create E-Learning Characters.

Getting Started with Articulate Storyline. To help you get started using Articulate Storyline we created a series of beginner tutorials that will walk you through creating your first slide and then using many of the most common features. They'll help you get up and running quickly. They're not exhaustive tutorials, but they do cover the basics. Each tutorial includes a video screencasts and some practice activities for you to follow along. If you want more specific detail, then visit the product tutorials in panel on the right. If you have a question, feel free to jump into the community forums and ask. CmapTools - Download. Freeplane.

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