Daily DoGooder: How to Stop Homelessness: An Instructional Video

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Change the world, one video at a time.How to Stop Homelessness: An Instructional Video | 2:46 Greater Vancouver Regional Steering Committee on Homelessness Some great, quirky choreography drives this video, which gets to the basics of stemming homelessness—providing homes.

Upcoming Webinar March 26: Public Tech Instruction - Internet Safety

Tech Soup Blog

essential skill to include in basic digital literacy instruction, but. Internet safety instruction doesn’t have to be difficult, though! This session, Public Tech Instruction: Internet Safety , this Wednesday, March 26 at 11 a.m. Indiana) about the types of Internet safety instruction they have been offering, and how they approach teaching this topic. highlighting public technology instruction. How does your library address questions about Internet safety?

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Wikis for Curriculum Development and Instructional Materials

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I have a project coming up where I'm thinking through a collaborative design for say - curriculum development, a repository for existing instructional materials,and to leverage knowledge from a group of practitioners online (aka SME) to add to the curriculum/knowledge sharing. I've mostly used wikis as a personal portfolio and have participated in community or collaborative wikis facilitated by others.

4 Ideas for Incorporating Text to Give in Your Fundraiser

Get Fully Funded

Text-to-give is a powerful donation tool that offers donors a way to easily give to their favorite nonprofits right from their phones. Text-to-give tools streamline the donation process and can even encourage donors to give more (and more frequently!).

How To Think Like An Instructional Designer for Your Nonprofit Trainings

Beth Kanter

So, expect to see regular reflections on good instructional design and delivery for any topic, but especially digital technology and social media related. Designing and delivering a training to a nonprofit audience is not about extreme content delivery or putting together a PowerPoint and answering questions. If you want to get results, you need to think about instructional design and learning theory. And, there is no shortage of learning theories and research.

Upcoming Webinar April 30: Public Tech Instruction for Online Job Search Assistance

Tech Soup Blog

Eastern), Public Tech Instruction: Online Job Search Assistance will offer helpful information about providing job seeker assistance using innovative services and tech savvy tools. Do you help job seekers at your library or nonprofit? Supporting job seekers is a critical service provided by public libraries and community based workforce organizations. This free webinar on Wednesday, April 30 at 11 a.m. Pacific time (2 p.m.

When all else fails, read the instructions

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Her instructions: Each session post you make on your blog should trackback to two posts on the BlogHer site: a/ The post on the Blogher blog describing where to find the live-bloggers : (This is the track back url I will need to cut and paste.). I'm live blogging at blogher and in about an hour and half, I'll be attending a training on how we're supposed to be tagging our posts and some points about writing style, etc.

When all else fails, read the instructions.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I got a cheap Olympus Recorder (WS-200) after reading Andy Carvin 's and Brian Russell 's posts. I did my first recording with a Thai Dancer who speaks Cambodian, along with my son. It's here: Download firstpodcast.mp3. My big mistake was that I neglected to make sure the recorder was turned off while transferring the files to the computer. The files were corrupted! Lost the fantastic interview! So, I told my tale of woe into the recorder. It records in WMA format (Windows Media Audio).

Transitioning from SCORM to xAPI

Web Courseworks

Although I don’t expect instructional designers to leap from their desk chairs and start dancing in glee, the Department of Defense’s statement is an important symbol of change in the industry. Instructional Design associations elearning instructional design SCORM xAPIOn October 5 th , 2017, the Department of Defense announced that its eLearning curricula would adhere to xAPI standards rather than the more traditional SCORM standards of the eLearning industry.

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FocusOn Learning 2017: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Make Presentations Educational

Web Courseworks

In conferences, there’s definitely a sense of comradery: you’re an instructional designer? Instructional Design Managing eLearning Assocations collaboration conferences development process elearning game based learning instructional design SME Technology Web CourseworksIt’s a rainy, cool day in Madison, and I find myself wishing I were back in sunny San Diego. I was there last week for the eLearning Guild’s FocusOn Learning 2017 conference.

Charity Begins at Home

NonProfit PRO

I tried years ago to instruct my children the importance of giving and charity for others. My parents taught me that it was better to give than receive. I love to give and see the look on someone’s face when they receive a gift, especially those who deeply appreciate the act of giving.

You Decide! Interactivity in New Media

Web Courseworks

Learners are engaged with the media that surrounds them, and it wouldn’t hurt instructional designers to take a few tips on how to create engaging content. Luckily for instructional designers, the field seems to be in step with the implementation of branching scenarios in other sorts of media. Instructional Design Managing eLearning development process elearning game based learning Gamification instructional design Serious Games simulations SME Technology Web Courseworks

Social Media Trainings: How do you use pre-workshop data about your participants effectively to shape effective instruction?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I have a chance to reflect now on the data I've collected and think about the instructional design. I'm doing the workshop twice and I toyed with the idea of actually doing two totally different sessions, but I do not have an equal split - and I think there is value to having mixed levels in the group - if, you as the instructor, can make sure there is differential instruction.

A Nonprofit’s Guide to Year-End Giving

NonProfit PRO

CharityEngine has compressed decades of guiding nonprofits to year-end giving success into one guide with step-by-step instructions for maximizing fundraising. Year-end giving season is upon us! It’s time for your nonprofit to knock fundraising out of the park.

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Helping Strangers Participate through Instructions: Deconstructing the MP3 Experiment

Museum 2.0

The MP3 experiment is an exercise in following instructions. He explains that you will have to follow his instructions to have “the most pleasant afternoon together.” But it’s all founded on these first few minutes, which create an environment of safe progression, clear instruction, and emotional validation. How can you use specific yet evocative instructions to invite visitors into complicit acts of exploration and art?

Google Ad Grant - Creating a New Account

Elevation

The last thing we need you to do is follow the instructions in this video for creating and providing us access to a Gmail account

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Nice Instructional Video on Filtering and Processing a Network of People

Network-Centric Advocacy

I like this overview. We do some of this in Demystifying the Web presentations. . I use different tools (blog,rss,google reader,listsenves) but the logic behind it is good. You let the network filter and clean the web for what is important to you. Small groups filter and discuss. (I I let the indicaiton of discussion tell me something is interesting.) I focus my "filter value" on the networks issues. I also like the technique at the end for Q&A.

Apricot Chat: Using YouTube For Wild Apricot Support

Wild Apricot

customization event registration instructional video Membership management Videos Wild Apricot YouTubeDid you know? Our support team regularly prepares videos to further assist in explaining some of the most common questions asked by Wild Apricot users, which we upload to our YouTube channel! read more ).

Amazon Web Services Launches Annual Grant Program for Nonprofits

NonProfit PRO

Application instructions are available to download today and submissions are due by June 1, 2022. . Amazon Web Services, Inc.

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Apricot Chat: Using YouTube For Wild Apricot Support

Wild Apricot

Wild Apricot instructional video Videos Membership management YouTube event registration customizationDid you know? Our support team regularly prepares videos to further assist in explaining some of the most common questions asked by Wild Apricot users, which we upload to our YouTube channel! read more ).

The State of Nonprofit Donor Retention (And What To Do About It)

EveryAction

For complete instructions on how to implement these changes download our full guide to Next-Level Donor Retention and Renewal Strategies! As a general rule, retaining existing donors costs less than acquiring new ones. Current donors are a curated universe who have already demonstrated a belief in your organization’s mission, and willingness to take action toward it.

The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

You’ll leave feeling motivated and ready to change the quality of instruction in your school district or community! It's finally here! If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar! We've searched far and wide for the best and brightest nonprofit conferences from all around the country! These conferences range in size, location, and topic. We have everything from: Fundraising & Grants. Nonprofit Management.

5 Easy Ways Nonprofits Can Use Testing to Increase Digital Engagement

EveryAction

For more ideas and instructions on how to use testing to improve your organization’s digital engagement, download our complete guide below! There’s no secret trick to instantly improving digital engagement for nonprofits. While it’s important to follow standard best practices, engagement rates depend highly on the preferences of one’s audience, which can vary greatly between nonprofits who serve a diverse array of communities and issues.

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Optimized Mobile Donations Now with Apple Pay

EveryAction

If you're a current EveryAction user and would like to enable Apple Pay, click here for instructions! Mobile is an increasingly valuable medium for nonprofits. According to the M+R Benchmarks Reports , in 2018 mobile accounted for 48% of all traffic to nonprofit websites. Despite this increase in mobile traffic, up from 44% last year, mobile users accounted for just 30% of gifts, and 21% of revenue. Part of this can be chalked up to the conversion rates on mobile.

7 Tips to Make This Year Your Best #GivingTuesday Ever

EveryAction

For tips and instructions on how to gain more sustainers, use. #GivingTuesday is right around the corner! Whether you’re still putting together your plan, or just double checking to make sure that everything is ready to go, here are seven tips to decrease your stress and increase your fundraising this year. For even more helpful tools for maximizing the money you raise and , check out our. Giving Tuesday Resource Library. Make a plan (and stick to it!)

21st Century Skills in eLearning

Web Courseworks

For example, instructional designers need to work with programmers, graphic artists, subject matter experts, and data scientists to develop effective eLearning curricula. Instructional Design 21st Century Skills associations collaboration communication creativity Critical Thinking elearning LMSWhich century do you want to prepare your learners for: the 1900s, or the 2000s? The answer may seem obvious, but that’s not readily apparent in the eLearning we design.

GUIDE: Voter Registration Campaigns for Nonprofits

EveryAction

For full instructions on running voter registration and other types of civic engagement campaigns, download our nonprofit guide today! For nonprofits which engage in advocacy around civic engagement or political issues, voter registration drives are a great tool for activating your volunteer base, deepening relationships within your community, and increasing local democratic participation.

Moderating Forums: a Training Video

Wild Apricot

Tags: Non-profit technology General non-profit interest nptech Best practices Volunteers online community Social networking Video Non-profit Communications membership training instructional video Membership management forum

21st Century Skills and eLearning

Web Courseworks

For example, instructional designers need to work with programmers, graphic artists, subject matter experts, and data scientists to develop effective eLearning curricula. Managing eLearning Blog 21st Century Skills associations critical thinking elearning instructional design LMSWhich century do you want to prepare your learners for: the 1900s, or the 2000s? The answer may seem obvious, but that’s not readily apparent in the eLearning we design.

What Email Spam Rates Mean for Your #GivingTuesday Fundraising Campaign

EveryAction

For more tactics and instructions on how to use them, download the full 2018 Email Deliverability Study today, and get ready for your best Giving Tuesday yet! Email deliverability is an important metric for nonprofit fundraisers and digital staff to track, especially in the time leading up to major digital fundraising days, such as Giving Tuesday. Between 2016 and 2017, spam rates rose for nonprofits across the board, averaging at 24.16% for the year.

Social Learning - How Social is Your LMS

Gyrus

This is because the ‘learner’ does not just passively receive instruction, but actively learns through experience. It is easier for people to remember lived experiences in daily life rather than what comes their way in the form of formal instruction

Getting a Handle on Google Analytics

TechSoup

In this post, you'll find step-by-step instructions to connect your site to GA and some suggestions for a few metrics to track that will provide insights into your site activity. Google Analytics (GA) is a free tool that shows you how people are using your website or app.

Nonprofit Email Fundraising AI Writer (free-for-now)

Whole Whale

The AI will take your instruction like it was a freelancer working on the email. Add the following details in your instruction: What you want it to do “Write a fundraising email” Who your organization is and the brief mission.

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6 Practical Tips for Promoting Your #GivingTuesday Campaign on Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

If mobile messaging is a part of your #GivingTuesday fundraiser, be sure to include your branded text-to-donate instructions within the cover image. 3) Include donation instructions in every post. By Kristina Brunnler , Marketing Manager at MobileCause.

More than half of younger Canadians are including charitable giving in wills

Charity Village

According to a recent study conducted by IPSOS for RBC Royal Trust, younger Canadians are more philanthropic when it comes to estate planning and are more likely to give instructions on how their digital assets should be handled after their death.

When To Coach And When To Counsel

Eric Jacobson

As a coach , a manager: identifies an employees need for instruction and direction and this need is usually directly related to his or her performance or career goals. skip to main | skip to sidebar Eric Jacobson On Management And Leadership Welcome! This blogs tips and ideas are perfect for managers and leaders of all types of small to large businesses and nonprofit organizations.

Candid Seal of Transparency holders can now enable Apple Pay to accept donations?

Candid

Our customer support team will help them get set up with Candid’s Nonprofit Eligibility API and provide further instructions. Giving Season is quickly approaching. Starting today, 501(c)(3) nonprofits who earn a Candid Seal of Transparency may be eligible to enable and accept donations using Apple Pay, providing donors with an easy and secure way to give back.

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Roblox Promo Codes for Free Clothes and Items

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These steps will guide you on how to get Roblox Promo Codes with easy-to-understand instructions. Are you wondering how to get Roblox Promo Codes and earn free items on Roblox? Get some free amazing items with the Roblox promo codes You might be wondering what the Roblox promo code is.

Activate Formal Learning – Gyrus

Gyrus

GyrusAim Skill Centric LMS and Vado’s courses as every Vado course contains step by step instruction on how to apply on the jobBoost up the job skills with activating formal learning solutions.

Symphony Technology Group Acquires CommPartners, a Leading SaaS Provider  of Learning Management System Software and Virtual Events  

Cadmium CD

To extend the value of Elevate, CommPartners provides a wide range of online education services including curriculum design, instructional design, webinars, webcasts, livestream programs and virtual conferences.

How to get Started on Twitter

NCE Social Media

Here’s a nice story with detailed instructions on how to get started on Twitter. Hat tip to Steve McDonell.

Boosting Your Association's Revenue with Attractive Microcopy

Association TV

It's meant to provide context, give instruction, or address what you might be thinking as you navigate a digital screen. Have you ever been to a restaurant, museum or shopping mall and needed to use the bathroom? You begin by looking up and around for any sort of signage.

The Benefits of FreeTaxUSA Coupon Codes

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FreeTaxUSA provides cheap and fast services, along with a comprehensive website outline, flexible navigation features, and context-sensitive instructions for first-time. FreeTaxUSA is a tax preparation website that allows its users to file their federal tax returns at no extra costs.