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Get Ready for Online Learning with LMS Selection Criteria

Delcor

With in-person events on hold for a while due to COVID-19, many associations are shifting their focus to online education. Online learning programs deliver much needed education to members as well as provide a steady source of non-dues revenue and opportunities for sponsorships.

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Successful Learning Management System Implementation eBook

WBT Systems

If keeping the planning in-house, some questions you may need to ask include: What type of education will you offer – conferences and seminars, blended learning, online courses, offline materials, or a mixture of all of these? What other technology will you require to deliver the eLearning program most efficiently to your learners – content authoring tools, webinar platforms? Will you need to track continuing education credits?

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Interview with an Expert Series: Associate Executive Director, Myke Kudlas

Blue Sky eLearn

After that initial experience, I began experimenting with Captivate and other authoring tools to improve the quality of the presentation and introduce interactive elements to it. We make the mistake of thinking of them consuming education the way we consume electricity from a distant power plant. Our members are using this education to move their careers forward, but also apply the lessons they learn to care for their patients, like my grandmother.

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Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

WBT Systems

What are the basic elements an LMS for Associations must have to deliver effective, engaging member education and certification programs, while also simplifying the delivery of learning for administrators? Many organizations are using eLearning content authoring tools such as Lectora, Articulate, Captivate, Camtasia, iSpring, and others. Manage Complex Continuing Education Credits and Certification.

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What Does an eLearning Consultant Do? The Complete Guide

Web Courseworks Associations

An eLearning consultant can help you evaluate the types of content that will best engage your association’s members, manage subject matter experts to ensure that content is well-informed, and author those courses after doing so. Course authoring.

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15 Changes in the Learning Business Landscape

Leading Learning

Basically, we’ve managed to accumulate quite of experience in the business of continuing education, professional development, and lifelong learning. Second, as we have said again and again, marketing has a lot in common with education.

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5 Tips for Implementing an LMS to Increase Productivity

Higher Logic

This could mean providing networking opportunities ( maybe through an online member community ), posting job openings, and even providing continuing education (CE) programs. This motivates learners with healthy competition and provides them with another educational resource— each other.

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Virtual Meetings Just Got Real

Delcor

The following is a brief recap of that discussion: Many businesses rely on events and conferences to provide educational experiences for their members and customers, often providing a major non-dues revenue source for the organizations. Education sessions.

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LMS, LCMS, Content Authoring: Exploring eLearning Tools

WBT Systems

Before getting started with using eLearning tools for your education or certification programs, it is important to know the difference between the different tools used to create, develop, and deliver eLearning content. There are a multitude of different tools available to instructional designers and eLearning developers, and it is important to consider which tools will help you to achieve the desired learning objectives and outcomes for your courses.

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3 Learning Business Challenges & How to Overcome Them

Fonteva

This can be accomplished through a variety of means, from virtual networking events to your online member directory , but your e-learning resources are one of the most valuable of these engagement, networking, and development tools. Authoring eLearning content. About the Author.

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What’s A Learning Experience Platform? The Essential Guide

Web Courseworks Associations

A learning experience platform (LXP) is an innovative tool that associations and other learning businesses can use to disseminate educational content to members. Because the LXP acts as an aggregation tool, a wide variety of content is always made available for learners.

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LMS Selection: 7 Features Associations Need

Web Courseworks

Built-in Course Authoring. Built-in course authoring tools are a good way to accomplish this, not to say they should replace your current course authoring. Look for ways you can use the LMS tools to add to the experience for your members. Course authoring should let associations include videos and images within courses for visual interest, games for additional learning strategies, as well as interactive drag-and-drop experiences for variety.

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3 E-learning Myths It’s Time to Put to Bed

Aaron Wolowiec

This month’s guest blog post is by Jeff Cobb, co-founder of Tagoras and co-host of the annual Leading Learning Symposium , a high impact event for leaders in the business of lifelong learning, continuing education and professional development. It has become a fact of life for learners of all ages, and particularly for those who are coming up through the K-12 and higher education systems – in other words, future association members and lifelong learning customers.

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3 Tips to Empower Member Organizations with E-learning

Leading Learning

Overcoming the challenges that come with implementing an e-learning program for your member organizations can be tough if you don’t have the right tools. About the Author. by Amber Winter of Web Courseworks.

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Association Brain Food: 12.9.22

Reid All About it

The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community…. Skip down to the list of free educational events if you prefer takeout. Host: UST Education. Host: UST Education. Host: UST Education.

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Content+Email+Tweets+Elearning+Parents = 5 readings for association executives

SCD Group

Here are some of the general characteristics that make experienced educators excellent candidates to fill a content marketing job. According to Marketing General’s 2012 Membership Marketing Benchmark Report, email is a favorite marketing tool for associations, but is your association using it effectively? Top 10 Free E-Learning Authoring Tools. 7 Reasons to Hire a Former Teacher for a Content Marketing Job By Roger C.

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The Bots are Here: Leading With Our Humanity in the Age of Automation

Beth Kanter

Taking a virtual walk with Yeshi may not help you get your steps in for the day, but it will be fascinating and educational. Climate Reality did this by building a Facebook chatbot designed to educate supporters and build the organization’s email list to sign up for action alerts. 86% said yes, uncovering a widespread problem and prompting Liberia’s Minister of Education to work with UNICEF on addressing it.

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10 Benefits of Outsourcing Instructional Design for eLearning Programs

WBT Systems

Instructional designers (IDs) design and develop online and face-to-face educational programs: courses, curriculums, workshops, sessions, and training materials. They simply have more tools in their toolbox than the typical jack-of-all-trades association staff. A recent survey of online education leaders found that programs supported by professional instructional design had more consistency in and adherence to online teaching pedagogy.

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Trends Impacting eLearning Solutions for Associations in 2017

WBT Systems

We’ve put together a quick summary of what the experts are saying about general trends for eLearning solutions and analysed how these might impact your association, so you can focus on innovating and developing your education programs in 2017. We know from over 20 years of partnering with associations to develop learning solutions, that associations have unique and specific needs regarding the creation and delivery of education programs.

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