Julie Wang

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5 Benefits of Using an LMS to Deliver Online Training

A learning management system (LMS) is an effective way to deliver your online training. And with the right LMS, you’ll open all kinds of …

Goodbye university? Revolution vs. evolution of the current education model - ICEF Monitor - Market intelligence for international student recruitment

As we head into the tail end of 2013, a variety of claims and predictions are being tossed about regarding the future of higher education – and the …

Instructional Design Hourly Rates and Salary

What is your hourly rate as an instructional designer? What do you make if you’re a full-time salaried employee? People frequently ask me these …

Optimal Video Length for Student Engagement

Anant, Rob, and the rest of the edX leadership team have been wonderfully supportive of my research efforts. In addition, Anant and Rob have …

Framing

What Does An Instructional Designer Do? Infographic

The <i>Introducing the ASU Instructional Designers</i> is a great instructional design infographic based on these finding and produced by Arizona State …

Education Technology

5 Reasons Why MOOCs Provide Little Real Value

Lately there have been a lot of articles and opinions circulating the internet on why massive-open-online-courses (or MOOCs) are the next greatest …

Why Every Company Must Hire an Instructional Designer

One thing has always surprised me when doing elearning consulting projects, and it’s that nearly ever client failed to have a full-time instructional …

12 Must-Know Learning Industry Sites

If you have an interest in elearning or instructional design, undoubtedly you have your list of favorite sites that you visit for coming up to speed …

Best of eLearning Learning for 2015

Best of eLearning Learning2015• YOUR TRAINING EDGE | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2015<br>Top 5 Learning Technology Trends for 2016<br>New Year is coming and we all …

Education Technology

5 Step Planning For Your Next LMS

<b>LMS Planning For Your Next LMS</b><p>So you need a Learning Management System. Or you have one, but secretly conspire its demise. After all, who doesn’t …

6 Elements for Awesome eLearning Games

<b>Visually Explosive Graphics</b> <br>Elearning games must look " visually explosive" and pop. An awesome game has professional visuals that excite and engage …

Online education can be good or cheap, but not both

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Mooc creators criticise courses’ lack of creativity

Source: Stephen Downes<p>Look what they’ve done to my Mooc: ‘as deployed by commercial providers they resemble television shows or digital textbooks …

Higher Education

When Higher Education Matters

Want to go to grad school? Here’s how much more money you’ll make.<p>Some people like to argue that getting a master’s degree is a huge waste of time. …

Common Core Standards: Ten Colossal Errors

A recent book described the "Reign of Errors" we have lived through in the name of education reform. I am afraid that the Common Core continues many …

Universities should use Twitter to engage with students

Would you follow your university on Twitter? Universities are engaging with students via social media – but will it catch on?<p>I am a student, and I am a twitterholic. I tweet about everything, from an interesting article I've just read to something I saw out of the bus window. Twitter is fast and …

10 Surprising Social Media Statistics That Might Make You Rethink Your Social Strategy

Social Media is changing faster than ever, as if that wasn't something everyone already knew!<p>If you're managing social media for your business, it might be useful to know about some of the most surprising social media statistics this year. Here are ten that might make you rethink the way you're …

7 Powerful Facebook Statistics You Should Know for a More Engaging Facebook Page

One of the things we focus on most at Buffer is the best time to post to Twitter and Facebook. This is because we want to help you get more …

Infographics

3 Great Employee Training Games

<b>By: Jason @TStationBlog Silberman</b><p>For the past couple years, the idea of gamification to enhance employee training, alleviate tedium and ensure …

Awesome Problem-Solving Rubric for Teachers

Today, however, I am sharing with you this wonderful rubric I learned through the Google certified teacher Noami Harm. I decided to share the link to …