eLearning Insider

July 21, 2014

In this issue…

Performance Support Symposium

Four Days Left to Save $100 or More on Your Registration to Performance Support Symposium

Time is running out to save $100 or more on your registration to Performance Support Symposium 2014. The Early registration discount ends this Friday, July 25. Register today and join other senior professionals September 8 & 9 in Boston, MA for a deep exploration of strategies, case studies, best practices, and technologies for performance support, and start charting a course to performance for your organization today!

Remember, you must register by end-of-day this Friday, July 25 to save $100—in addition to all other discounts for which you may qualify.



Redefine Student Learning with a SMU Masters (SPONSOR)

Saint Mary's University

The Master’s in Learning Design and Technology from Saint Mary’s integrates technology and learning in the classroom. With a focus placed on the innovation of learning, Pre-k – 12 educators and administrators are equipped to be advocates and change agents in their institutions. To learn more click here or call 877-497-5851.



The eLearning Guild Academy

Announcing New Live Online Courses from Guild Academy

Keep your competitive edge by developing new skills and boosting your knowledge with live online courses from Guild Academy! We just added several new courses to the schedule. Check them out below and give your career the boost it needs:

Remember, many of our courses are also available for Private Training. Learn more.



Prepare to Lead the Next Generation of Learning (SPONSOR)

Texas A&M University-Commerce

The Online Master of Science in Global eLearning from Texas A&M University-Commerce equips specialists in education for practice in public education, private education, business, and industry. With a blend of theory and technical skills, this program will prepare teachers and corporate trainers alike. Learn from the best in the industry in an innovative and technology-rich environment. The 36-semester hour program can be completed 100% online in one year. Competencies of the program include metacognition, communication, digital fluency, cultural fluency, global fluency, servant leadership, and commitment to life-long learning. Get started today.



eLearning Guild

New Conference Videos from mLearnCon 2014 Just Posted!

Video recordings of some of the most popular concurrent sessions and keynote presentations from mLearnCon 2014 Conference & Expo are now available in the Conference Archive. Access to these recordings varies based on membership level:

Watch the videos or upgrade your membership today! Don’t worry, existing memberships will be pro-rated.



Online Forums

Next Online Forum: Managing and Repurposing Learning Content, August 14 & 15

With the rapid adoption of mobile and social technologies, many learning professionals have discovered that managing and repurposing learning content is no longer merely a nice idea … it’s what we need to do to survive. In this Online Forum, you’ll learn about proven strategies and techniques for effectively managing and repurposing learning content within and beyond your organization. Sessions include:

Edward Prentice Leveraging the Learning-content Lifecycle,
with Edward Prentice
Susan Horsey What Instructional Designers Can Learn from Clutter-busters,
with Susan Horsey
Trish Crawford Converting Courses to a Blended-learning Format,
with Trish Crawford
Robby Robson Automating ADDIE? We’re Not That Far Away!
with Robby Robson

Register now! Remember, ONLINE FORUMS ARE COMPLIMENTARY for Member-Plus and Premium Members.



Best of mLearning DemoFest

Webinar This Wednesday: Best of mLearning DemoFest: Award-winning mLearning in Action

mLearning DemoFest

Join us this Wednesday, July 23, at 10:00 AM PT for the complimentary Best of mLearning DemoFest webinar. In this webinar, you’ll have the opportunity to meet some of the winners from mLearnCon’s mLearning DemoFest and see their award-winning mLearning projects in action. You’ll learn details about how each project was created and leave with some new ideas you can apply to your own work.

Register now for this complimentary webinar. You do not need to be a member of The eLearning Guild to attend this event, so invite your friends and colleagues!



Online Forums

The 2014 Online Forums Feedback Survey Closes This Friday

Member-Plus and Premium Members: Please complete the 2014 Online Forums Feedback Survey by end-of-day this Friday, July 25. We need your input to ensure that we are crafting a program that best meets your needs! Please refer to your custom survey link emailed July 2, or request it from Karyn Gleeson, kgleeson@elearningguild.com. Complete the survey in its entirety by the deadline, including providing your name and contact information, for a chance to win a $100 Amazon.com gift card!



Learning Solutions Magazine

Adobe After Effects: Not As Scary As You Think; Plus, Basic Skills Gaps and Our Role

Adobe After Effects: Not As Scary As You Think. This tutorial will get you started on the road to mastering some of the most powerful video software out there. It can make a huge difference in the quality of video in your eLearning productions! Learn more.

Basic Skills Gaps and Our Role. Executives told us what interested them more than ROI: Do employees have the skills needed to do their jobs? A study by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has huge implications for education and training. Learn more.

Find these articles and more in Learning Solutions Magazine, the eLearning industry’s oldest and most trusted source for practical information on the management, design, development, and implementation of eLearning.



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