How long should the elearning video be for my online course?

From Online Learning Made Simple URL: http://www.elearnhub.org/how-long-should-the-elearning-video-be-for-my-amazing-online-course/ Making a video for your online course? Here’s some quick tips about how long your elearning video should be and how to structure the video for your online course. The number one top tip for elearning video is to make it short and snappy. If your video is looking more…

7 Killer Tips For Effective Video In eLearning

From eLearning Industry by Bronya Benvin URL: http://elearningindustry.com/7-killer-tips-effective-video-in-elearning Video may have killed the radio star; however, when utilized correctly, it definitely lives in harmony with eLearning. At this article, you will find 7 of our best tips for making the most of video in eLearning. Effective Video In eLearning With the rise of media king YouTube, at PulseLearning,…

TED Ed video the the Cognitive Advantages of Bilingualism

From Educational Technology and Mobile Learning URL: http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2015/06/a-wonderful-ted-ed-lesson-on-cognitive-advantages-of-bilingualism.html ilingualism or the ability to speak more than one language is a prevalent linguistic phenomenon. Even in the online digital discourse a great deal of multilingualism and bilingualism is observed in text-mediated interactions between users.  For those of you interested in learning more about bilingualism in the virtual…

4 Ways to Implement Video into Employee Training Programs

From Playerlync by Scott Hansen URL: http://blog.playerlync.com/4-ways-to-implement-video-into-employee-training-programs Video is firmly entrenching itself in employee training programs, with no signs of abating anytime soon. One survey predicts that by 2016, 83 percent of organizations will be using video in some form to train their workers. And with today’s technology, videos are much easier to produce, as well as…

The power of video-based learning to educate

From eWorks by Helen Bitmead URL: http://eworks.edu.au/blog/2015/06/the-power-of-video-based-learning-to-educate/ Helen Bitmead is the co-director of Training Snippets, an online library of mini videos that can be used to demonstrate workplace health and safety procedures, business development and soft skills. Helen has witnessed firsthand the power of video content to educate and is on a mission to get everyone…

How to Quickly Recolor Your Vector Images

From eLearning Brothers by Brother Shawn URL: http://elearningbrothers.com/quickly-recolor-vector-images/ Sometimes you put in countless hours of work on a vector image project, only to have someone come in at the last minute and alert you that either the color scheme is not what they wanted, or it shouldn’t be in color at all. You poured your heart…

How to Create Free Closed Captioning Text for E-Learning

From Articulate by Tom Kuhlmann URL: http://blogs.articulate.com/rapid-elearning/how-to-create-free-closed-captioning-text/ In this post we’ll explore a few simple ways to create free closed captioning text for your online training courses. We’ll work off of the assumption that you want closed captioning to sync with your audio narration or an inserted video on your slides. What is Closed Captioning Text? Generally…