Kristin Savko
Kristin Savko
Media and Design Specialist at Applied Educational Systems
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Text to Speech software
"We've used Ivona in the past as well. It actually sounds pretty good. Some voices are better than others. All in all not bad though. "
  • almost 10 years ago03/19/12 at 12:58 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Link to Survey
"I like that slide David. I could use that idea...thanx!"
  • almost 10 years ago03/19/12 at 12:54 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Very cool cartoon done in Power Point
"Very cool stuff there! I clearly have a lot to learn!"
  • almost 10 years ago03/16/12 at 1:22 pm (UTC)
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"I love using Camtasia-- it's just so easy, and it really does a lot. Because I like to now use it for video editing that it's not intende..."
  • almost 10 years ago03/16/12 at 11:11 am (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Your Favorite eLearning Font?
"Thanks everyone for your input! There are some great ideas here!"
  • almost 10 years ago03/14/12 at 1:28 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Your Favorite eLearning Font?
"I have to laugh Sarah- I almost said in my post "My favorite font right now is Shane Matthews" but I decided to omit that. I also rely he..."
  • almost 10 years ago03/13/12 at 1:00 pm (UTC)
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"Or maybe using a custom motion path. Chances are that the kid would not jump in an absolute perfect line. I like adding the grow/shrink l..."
  • almost 10 years ago03/13/12 at 11:24 am (UTC)
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"We try and hit some of the higher levels using well thought out questions that make them apply and analyze. Some of the Quizmaker feature..."
  • almost 10 years ago03/08/12 at 1:44 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Looking for Inspiration
"Or even "office Olympics" - like desk chair races or rubber band archery!  I love the idea of seeing the ratings as a judge holding up a ..."
  • almost 10 years ago03/08/12 at 11:08 am (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Need help with rounded corner problem.
"Great slide Marty"
  • almost 10 years ago03/07/12 at 1:31 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Looking for Inspiration
"I always really like when a form like that is placed over a background that looks like a fake desktop (especially when there are coffee c..."
  • almost 10 years ago03/06/12 at 2:18 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Picture Sizing - What's 'Best Practice'?
"Also as I understand it, it makes a difference if you select "insert image" on the ribbon instead of just dragging and dropping an image ..."
  • almost 10 years ago03/06/12 at 2:10 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Solution to -old.ppta problem?
"Wow Gavin! I hope I never have to try that solution, but I'm definitely filing it away in my archives! Thanks"
  • almost 10 years ago03/06/12 at 12:10 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion new and confused!
"Allie- Are you looking to share files, or are you looking to store file? Dropbox is great for sharing files. We share Articulate files ov..."
  • almost 10 years ago03/01/12 at 1:45 pm (UTC)
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"Great examples everyone!! Inspires me to animate more- Thanks for sharing!"
  • almost 10 years ago02/28/12 at 1:50 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Calling Attention to Engage Navigation
"Love the idea about the slide only view...will have to try that out. Thanks Dave"
  • almost 10 years ago02/27/12 at 5:55 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Text and More Text
"Jeanette Brooks said: Kristin, really good point about using animations and similar techniques to "guide" the learner through the text as..."
  • almost 10 years ago02/27/12 at 5:57 am (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Text Boxes shifting on preview
"Making it a .png is a lot of work...AND a nightmare if you are required to make an update later :-/"
  • almost 10 years ago02/24/12 at 1:26 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Text Boxes shifting on preview
"I've had similar issues in the past as well...it seems to be problematic with specific fonts (x-height?). There is one handwriting font i..."
  • almost 10 years ago02/24/12 at 1:25 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Text and More Text
"Sometimes my work requires more text than I like to see on the screen.  It seems to help if you can keep the text moving. Move the text i..."
  • almost 10 years ago02/24/12 at 1:10 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion alternate versions of a course
"If it were me, I would also make sure that I occasionally manually backed up the files to a remote location (like Dropbox) every so often..."
  • almost 10 years ago02/22/12 at 1:29 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion Calling Attention to Engage Navigation
"Funny, a coworker and I were just having a conversation about this today!!  We were going to test locking the Presenter slide that the En..."
  • almost 10 years ago02/22/12 at 1:15 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion SmartArt Problem when Engaged Published
"Elizabeth- I don't have an answer for you, but I love your pirate monkey"
  • almost 10 years ago02/22/12 at 1:09 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion 1st bullet disappearing
"That happens to me all the time! If the first line of text (in the text box) includes a bullet, the bullet will always disappear when yo..."
  • almost 10 years ago02/22/12 at 1:06 pm (UTC)
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Kristin Savko replied to the discussion French Canadian Narrator
"Linda- Not sure if this helps, but we've had awesome luck with narrators using eLance. "
  • almost 10 years ago02/22/12 at 1:02 pm (UTC)