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eLearning Insider

April 13, 2015

In this issue…

New Complimentary eBook: Mobile Learning in Context

Mobile Learning in Context

Mobile learning defies the customary approach to eLearning; from a design perspective, mobile forces us to rethink our approach to learning. It forces us to see learners as mobile. Done right, it works. This eBook—a collection of essays from an international group of mobile innovators—may inspire you to rethink where mobile learning fits in your existing learning ecosystem. Download your complimentary copy today!



[Webinar] Discover How to Measure Impact of eLearning! (SPONSOR)

Lambda Solutions

Save your seat for the live webinar on April 29, Measuring the Impact of eLearning—Turning Kirkpatrick’s Four Levels of Evaluation Upside Down with Paula Yunker from Limestone Learning. With 30+ years of instructional design experience and certification in Kirkpatricks Four Levels Evaluation, Paula will explore why learning evaluation is an important component of any training program and how you can measure the application of learning beyond the learning event itself. Paula will also discuss how to implement eLearning evaluation that’s practical and provides value but isn’t complicated, time consuming or expensive. Spots are limited so save your seat today!



The eLearning Guild Academy

New Mini-course: Designing Better Interactions, with Ethan Edwards

The heart of any eLearning is the nature of the learner interactions. So often designers are trapped by tools, by precedent, or by perceived lack of time and populate their modules with questions that are neither interesting nor effective. In this two-session mini-course you’ll learn guidelines centered around ideas that drive meaning through appropriate contexts, considering the usefulness of available gestures and challenging through applied, rather than recalled, scenarios. Learn more.

Remember, paid eLearning Guild members save 20% off registration—member price only $156! Not a paid member? Upgrade your account now.



Register for the Webinar “The ROI of Learning” (SPONSOR)

Lynda.com

Demonstrating value is critical to any employee training program. Development budgets are tight, recruiting and retaining top talent a big challenge, and staff productivity a key goal. Join Dr. Britt Andreatta, director of learning and development at lynda.com, to find out how to provide effective training and measure its success. Register now.



The Early Registration Discount for mLearnCon and Performance Support Symposium 2015 Ends Next Week!


mLearnCon Performance Support Symposium

As the speed of business continues to accelerate, it is becoming critical for learning and development organizations to adapt their strategies to deliver training and information to workers quickly, when and where they need it. Mobile technologies are playing an ever-increasing role, and as a result the shared space between mLearning and performance support is growing larger each year. Join us June 10 – 12 in Austin, TX for mLearnCon 2015 or Performance Support Symposium and join the conversation about mobile learning and performance support! Remember, when you register for either event by next Friday, April 24, you’ll save $100 with the Early discount!



Best of LS DemoFest

See the Best in eLearning This Wednesday—Best of LS DemoFest Webinar, April 15 at 10:00 AM PT

LS DemoFest

Join us this Wednesday, April 15 at 10:00 AM PT and see the best in eLearning during the complimentary Best of LS DemoFest Webinar. Meet several of the winners from Learning Solution’s LS DemoFest, learn about their award-winning projects, and get some great new ideas to apply to your own work. Register now.



Online Forums

Online Forum Call for Proposals Now Open

Do you have expertise you’d like to share with other eLearning professionals? Then consider submitting for one of our upcoming Online Forum sessions. We’ve just opened the call for proposals for the 2015 October and December Online Forums on eLearning foundations and eLearning trends. If you have knowledge in either of these areas that you think would benefit your colleagues than submit today! Learn more about submitting your proposal here.



DemoFest Archive

Alere Triage MeterPro Demonstration—3-D Approach to Medical Device Product Knowledge, by Brian Lund and Colin Welch

Alere Triage MeterPro Demonstration

Alere required a compelling multi-purpose training tool providing user training in the essential day-to-day processes for the Alere Triage MeterPro. The toolkit created makes an impact through strong visuals and the ability to demonstrate the product’s features to potential customers.

Paid Memberswatch the video now.
Associatesupgrade your membership to any paid level to watch the video now.



Learning Solutions Magazine

Online Degrees Instructional Designers, Adventures in the xAPI, and Choosing the Right LMS

Online Degrees and Certificates for Instructional Designers: What You Need to Know. As mobile devices, apps, and other new learning tools have become available, so has the demand for education to teach learning professionals how to use them. Learn more.

Adventures in the xAPI: The Stroke Ready App. The University of Michigan Health System’s Stroke Center team wanted a way to educate the public to recognize symptoms of a stroke and to get potential stroke victims to the emergency department quickly. Learn more.

Five Tips and an RFP Template: Choosing the Right LMS. The benefits of choosing the right LMS the first time make the effort well worth it. Here are five basic tips to guide you, and an RFP (request for proposal) template to support your selection process. Learn more.

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