LMS Selection: 7 Features Associations Need

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Association members grow and change over time, and their needs grow and change with them. Unless the association addresses these changes, members won’t see the value of their membership. But how do associations accomplish this? Learning management systems have taken over how associations distribute and generate revenue from their professional development materials. But like everything else, not all association LMS platforms are created equal.

Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

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What are the essential functions of a Learning Management System for Associations? 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. Reporting Useful Data from your Association LMS.

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What If Your Association Can’t Afford an Instructional Designer?

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What are your options if your association can’t afford an instructional designer? If you don’t already have an authoring tool, you’ll need to budget for that too. First, start connecting with other association e-learning professionals. Many authoring tools have lively online user communities. Invest in an authoring tool and set aside enough time (and money, if needed) for staff to learn how to use it.

Trends Impacting eLearning Solutions for Associations in 2017

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With so many blog posts and articles, how do you wade through all the predictions to uncover what trends will directly impact your association’s learning technology strategy this year? 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. Trends Impacting Associations Right Now.

Transitioning from SCORM to xAPI

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I wish I could tell you that there’s an easy fix or a mere change in settings when you export your project from your favorite SCORM authoring tool. Some SCORM authoring tools promise to do just that. Changing the settings in a SCORM authoring tool would be like taking your sleek new screwdriver and bashing it against screws in order to keep using it like a hammer. There is no good way of defining this learner interaction in a SCORM authoring tool.

10+ Best eLearning Course Authoring Software Platforms

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Your overall learning business strategy and tech tools such as your learning management system (LMS) and eCommerce tools work together to deliver content to your learners. What are the best eLearning authoring software? What is course authoring software? Multimedia tools.

Successful Learning Management System Implementation eBook

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What other technology will you require to deliver the eLearning program most efficiently to your learners – content authoring tools, webinar platforms? WBT Systems have been working with associations, private training organizations, and extended enterprise to successfully implement world-class learning solutions with TopClass LMS for more than 20 years.

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10 Types of eLearning Assessments for Your Courses

Web Courseworks Associations

At Web Courseworks, we specialize in both learning management systems (LMSs) equipped with assessment authoring tools and providing consulting services to help professional, medical, and trade associations create top-tier eLearning experiences for their members.

What’s A Learning Experience Platform? The Essential Guide

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For years, the LMS has reigned supreme as the top learning platform for associations. However, as you begin searching for your association’s next solution, you’ll quickly come across a new option on the market— learning experience platforms (LXPs).

10 Benefits of Outsourcing Instructional Design for eLearning Programs

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Yet, many associations continue to have staff and volunteer subject matter experts (SMEs) design and develop online learning programs because that’s been the default mode of operation. If your association would like to provide a learning experience that keeps online students engaged while building new knowledge and skills, consider these ten benefits of outsourcing instructional design. #1: Create assessment tools to measure progress. #3: