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Jane MacKenzie is sharing her expertise in live online webinars as well as recorded webinars.

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Recorded Webinars

The following webinars were recorded from live webinars given by Jane. You can purchase and download as many as you'd like. Please be advised that Jane conducts her webinars in a very interactive fashion, responding to questions and comments as they come in. She makes every attempt (and is improving each time) to identify the question or comment so that you can easily follow the recording. If you have questions after viewing/listening to the recording, please feel free to contact Jane.

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Getting Started in e-Learning

Are you new to e-Learning? Do you know where to begin, how to proceed, and who does what in an
e-Learning project? In this webinar, you'll learn the details of the e-Learning process and be introduced to the critical roles involved in an e-Learning project. You'll identify the questions being asked and answered at each stage of the process along with which roles perform the various tasks to help answer those questions. This webinar is a great starter webinar for beginners as well as a fine-tuning of information and skills for those who are more experienced.

Writing Effective Storyboards

Have you ever written a storyboard only to have the developed course look very different from what you envisioned? Or, have you ever wondered what to include in a storyboard and how to write it so developers can use it easily to create the course? If you answered “Yes” to either of these questions, then this webinar is for you. In this webinar, you'll get answers to those questions and many more. You'll learn:

  • Why a storyboard is important
  • What to include in a storyboard
  • Template and layout options
  • How to write a storyboard with clear instructions

You'll also receive a free template for your future use.

$34 Add to Cart 
Effective Interactions for

Are your knowledge checks and e-Learning interactions truly helping learners learn and be able to transfer skills and knowledge on the job? Or are you confused about what makes an effective interaction or knowledge check? Knowledge checks and interactions are a key way to replace the instructor in an e-Learning course.

In this webinar, you'll learn guidelines for developing effective interactions for e-Learning, essential components to include in interactions, how to write feedback, and how to write questions that ask students to apply the skills and knowledge rather than simply remember facts. In addition, you'll evaluate specific interactions.

  Postponed to Spring 2012
Designing Effective e-Learning Screens and Interfaces

Do you know how to design screens so that learners are not overwhelmed, wondering what to look at first or tempted to exit? In this workshop, you'll learn about screen template types, key navigation elements on each type, and how to use the screen real estate most effectively, both in templates and in individual instructional screens.

in addition, you'll learn how to evaluate course interfaces to ensure that they are truly user-friendly. The webinar concludes with an exercise that provides participants an opportunity to evaluate sample screens.

$34 Add to Cart 
Using Media in
e-Learning Courses

Should you use audio in an e-Learning course? Should it be the same as the text? And what about using a lot of animation? You'll learn the answers to these and many other questions about the most effective way to use media to enhance learning in an e-Learning course in this interactive webinar.

In addition, you'll learn how to balance media types on the screen to ensure learners focus on the important media elements. You'll see both examples and non-examples in this webinar and have an opportunity to evaluate media use on screens.
$34 Add to Cart 
Making Learning Stick: Using Appropriate Methods

Despite the controversy over "media vs. methods," and regardless of whether you're developing e-learning or classroom training, using the appropriate instructional methods is critical to ensuring job transfer, or making learning stick so that learners are more effective back on the job.

In this webinar, you'll learn how to align your methods to desired outcomes and content types. At the end of the webinar, you'll have an opportunity to determine the best instructional method for various teaching scenarios.

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