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Watch Your Members Learning Rise to a New Level

Online training comes in a variety of formats these days and must cater to an evolving landscape of devices including the traditional, like desktops and laptops, as well as the more recent learning platforms, like smartphones, tablets, and e-readers.  As we serve more learners, on a variety of agile platforms, new tools for presenting modern and engaging learning becomes a necessity.  Enter Rise, the easy to use, faster to market, web based, e-learning power tool.  For anyone in the e-learning and online education world, Rise is a powerful new asset, allowing for rapid content development, in a website style environment.   

Using Rise not only allows for rapid development, but also includes a game changing collaboration and review feature, aptly titled Review.  Rise and Review combine for a no-nonsense collaboration and development combo that enables instructional designers, content developers, subject matter experts, and clients, to work in the most transparent and easy to use e-learning environment offered today.  Drafts of a project can be shared to anyone with link, and collaborators and reviewers can upload documents, tag others in a discussion, add feedback, and more. 

With the speed and flexibility of Rise, converting existing content is faster than ever.  Rise can work for almost any project, and can be tailored for the needs of the project, big or small.  If you or your association want rapid development with open communication and review process, consider Rise for your next engagement.  The instructional designers at Event Garde have expertise creating training using this authoring tool and can consult with you to help determine whether or not this could be a viable learning solution for your association.

Please check out the Rise module linked below created by Event Garde instructional designers, which teaches learners what an instructional designer can do for their association. You will note that the module contains video, engagement activities such as flashcard review and matching. You will also note that you can embed Storyline modules into the Rise module providing a varied and robust learning experience for your learners.

Event Garde e-Learning Module

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