Category: Instructional Design & eAuthoring

Audio quality matters!
8 free audio editors 2020

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The most important thing that will pay off and save you loads of time is to get the recording of the best quality possible during the production process. But if you need audio editing software, in this article, I list the best free audio editing software for PC, Mac, and Linux and web.

Get a good microphone – the audio quality matters!

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Why bother with external microphones if your computer comes with a microphone, and your mobile records a decent quality? Because the audio quality is really important and recording to built in mics might not be the best one to use. Audio quality is the most important element of any multimedia content – also in learning context.

Storyboarding Tools for eLearning Projects

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Storyboards help designers visualise the flow of the training materials – courses, animations, videos or slides at the early stages of their development. Check out these storyboarding tools that can help to speed up the elearning project.

Map-based storytelling tools

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There are many different applications available to tell a story. some of them are story-maps. They use different approaches and techniques, enabling creating stories with geographic connections. And some of them are entirely free. Read this article for some examples of story-map platforms!

Motivating Online Learners Strategies

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Let’s look at some popular strategies for motivating online learners. In this article I will look at the temporal strategies,  5-Stage Gilly Salmon’s Model, Wolodkowski’s time continuum model and Keller’s ARCS model for motivating learners.

How to successfully orient employees into new positions?

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Orienting employees into new positions is hugely important. This post summarises an article – authors are viewing the orientation training programmes as the most prevalent formal training developed across us, yes, often not effective. They look at the most common pitfalls, basic principles and best practice in the area of new employees orientation.