5 Multimedia Principles For Your Online Course

From eLearning Industry by Didem Yesil URL: http://elearningindustry.com/5-multimedia-principles-online-course Using text and images in your online course will definitely aid your students’ learning, however research says wrong combination of text and images in learning materials can cause cognitive load. In this article, I will explain the scientific reason behind it and offer some multimedia principles and useful tips for…

The Teacher’s Guide to Using YouTube in the Classroom

From Edudemic by Kristen Hicks URL: http://www.edudemic.com/youtube-in-classroom/ YouTube is one of the most popular websites on the planet and a vast resource for educational content. The site is home to over 10 million videos tagged as educational, many of them submitted by your fellow teachers. A completely free resource this huge and varied has nearly endless potential…

9 Ways to Use Video in Your Online Training Courses

From SHIFT’s eLearning Blog by Karla Gutierrez URL: http://info.shiftelearning.com/blog/9-ways-to-use-video-in-your-online-training-courses With the rapid rise of smartphone and tablet penetration across the globe, high-resolution screens and improvements in broadbands speeds and connectivity, online video consumption continues to grow. According to Cisco’s 2014 Report, Mobile video accounts for 55 percent of all data traffic. The same trend is visible in eLearning.  For instance, Video…

Businesses Love Tablets and Video for eLearning Infographic

From blog.playerlync.com URL: http://elearninginfographics.com/businesses-love-tablets-video-elearning-infographic/ Find more education infographics on e-Learning Infographics Tablets and videos are making waves in corporate and retail operations. The Businesses Love Tablets and Video for eLearning Infographic shows how organizations are incorporating this technology into a wide array of functions across training and eLearning including collaboration and content delivery. The goal of this infographic…

How To Create An Animated Video

From eLearning Coach by Connie Malamed URL: http://theelearningcoach.com/reviews/software/how-to-create-an-animated-video/ After you’ve designed and developed 60 million eLearning courses, you’re bound to start looking around for something new. I think I’ve found that newness in the easy-to-use animation tools that are now available. Here, I’m going to take you on a tour of GoAnimate, where I think you can…

Five-Minute Film Festival: Mobile Learning

From edutopia by Amy Erin Borovoy URL: http://www.edutopia.org/blog/film-festival-mobile-learning ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED: AUGUST 16, 2013 | UPDATED: JULY 2, 2015 Image Credit: iStockPhoto As technology evolves, it’s important to make time for fresh beginnings and innovative ideas. For some, this could include a new perspective on the devices that are becoming so ubiquitous in our lives — mobile…

Top 4 Android video editing apps for teachers

From Educational Technology and Mobile Learning URL: http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2015/07/top-4-android-video-editing-apps-for-teachers.html We have been receiving this request from several teachers asking for some reliable Android apps for editing and creating instructional videos. Here are four titles we would recommend. These are very simple Android  apps that any teacher teacher can use with ease to create beautiful videos. You can…