Moodle Moot Australia 2017 Call for Proposals

MoodleMoot Australia 2017 will be held in Sydney on 26 - 28 September 2017. Moodle HQ invites and welcomes abstracts encompassing a wide range of areas that support the following aims of the conference: to showcase the latest educational research and developments related to Moodle; to share experiences with the open source platform – what have you learnt, what works and what doesn’t – s...
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The Future of Authoring Tools

The e-Learning Guild has updated a survey, "The Next Generation of Asynchronous Authoring Tools:  What Practitioners want in 2017"  that offers some surprising insights into how eLearning delivery systems are changing. The survey, began in 2013, reinforces the importance of tools that allow authors to embed multimedia in their courses. In the Guild survey, most of the respondents have had years...
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Is Augmented Reality (AR) In Your Future?

Augmented Reality Decorating
Augmented Reality or AR has been around for decades.  First used by Boeing engineers some 30 years ago to understand complex wiring diagrams, AR is now being employed by more and more businesses to put the learner or client in the driver's seat. Briefly, Augmented Reality differs from Virtual Reality because it overlays visual imagery on real objects in real time.  Virtual Reality (VR) complete...
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Coping With BYOD

BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) is a fact of life in the workplace. Most employees and contractors now bring their smart phones and tablets to workplaces and expect to hook into employer networks so they can complete work assignments and have the luxury of using their devices for personal reasons. But this reality raises a series of questions and problems, foremost among them, data security, bran...
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11 Ideas to Spark Design Creativity

What sparks your design creativity? It's an interesting question with answers that are as varied as the way you approach design problems. Recently, the E-Learning Guild polled dozens of leading eLearning designers to find out how they approach the creative conundrum. My Learning Space culled through the list of ideas and came up with a number of them we thought you'd be interested in, or may...
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