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- University of Wisconsin-MadisonCertificate, Distance Education, 2009 - 2012
- Bowling Green State UniversityMaster of Business Administration, 2008 - 2009
- Bowling Green State UniversityMasters of Education, Learning Design, 2006 - 2008
- Instructional Design and E-Learning Professionals' GroupFounder & Owner, 5 - present
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The AGILE instructional design may have its roots outside of the world of eLearning, but it is now being widely used by Instructional Designers in all niches. In this article, I’ll share with you the basics of the AGILE instructional design approach and I’ll show you why it can be so powerful when designing eLearning courses.
#Agile #eLearning #InstructionalDesign
The terms “gamification” and “game-based eLearning” are sometimes used interchangeably. However, there are distinct differences between the two that all eLearning professionals should be aware of. In this article, I’ll compare and contrast gamification vs game-based eLearning and I’ll give you some useful tips on how to design an effective instructional strategy for each.
#Gamification #Games #Learning #eLearning
It’s here. The day you’ve been waiting for all your life—even if you didn’t know it then. Now, your favorite e-Learning authoring software includes built-in access to the largest library of e-Learning assets available. You can save time and create highly interactive, mobile-friendly content with pre-built templates, interactions, games and more.
#eLearning #Lectora #eLearningBrothers
To design eLearning courses that are really interactive is not an easy task. Dr. Allen’s CCAF Model is a very useful tool for all instructional designers as it defines the characteristics a good interaction should have. In this article, I’ll give you an overview of the CCAF Model as well as some tips on how eLearning professionals may apply its principles to create effective interactions for their eLearning courses.
A great untapped resource for eLearning development is the use of professional voice actors to narrate projects. This article explores the benefits of using such talent, and suggests ways to find voice actors to fit your project.
#eLearning #VoiceActors #eLearningNarration #eLearningVoiceover
You have spent a great deal of time and money while developing your eLearning course. But how can you know if it is effective? eLearning course evaluation allows you to assess the effectiveness of your eLearning deliverable and to keep improving it in order to offer your learners a powerful and memorable eLearning experience. In this article I will share why eLearning course evaluation is important, when to do it and, most importantly, how.
#eLearning #CourseEvaluation #eLearningGuide #eLearningProfessional
Interactivity has been proven to have a significant impact on the effectiveness of the eLearning process. In this article you will find everything you need to know about eLearning interactivity, as well as the most essential ways in which eLearning interactive methods and techniques affect the learning process.
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No online training strategy is complete without evaluation. After all, how can you know that you are getting a sound ROI if the effectiveness of your online training cannot be measured? In this article, I’ll share 10 online training strategy evaluation tips you can use to ensure that your strategy is in-line with the objectives of your eLearning course.
As another MOOC comes to a close, I have been thinking about the impact of technology on teaching and learning. Back in the early days of my online learning journey, teachers were afraid that moving education efforts online would eliminate the need for teachers. Some professors were hesitant to "teach online" because they felt they were teaching themselves out of a job, somehow proving that they were nothing more than grading machines and forum monitors. Some online instructors actually did nothing more than that and kept their jobs, which only made other teachers more fearful of the trend to move classes online.
#OnlineLearning #OnlineTeaching #Teachers #OnlineStudents
I’ll bet that when you encounter the phrase ‘augmented learning’ you get a mental picture of a person, wearing a high tech set of goggles or a helmet, with an expression of opened-mouthed, rapt wonder on his/her face. Right? That’s augmented learning. Right?
#AugmentedLearning #QRCodes #OnlineTraining
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Check out the Top eLearning blogs to stay updated on what people are talking about in the e-Learning Industry. If you are the owner of a Top eLearning blog feel free to Submit your Top eLearning Blog’s RSS Feed.
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This article will explore four ways eLearning is leveling the educational playing field for girls in developing countries and empowering entire nations.
#eLearning #Education #Girls #DevelopingCountries
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