Instructional Design

6 Tips To Switch From Part-Time Freelancing To A Full-Time eLearning Career

Have you considered transitioning your current eLearning freelancing into something a bit more permanent? In this article, I'll share 6 tips to make …

eLearning

Design Thinking: A Vital Skill Learning Professionals Need Today

I recently attended a webinar in which the speaker (a learning leader from a very larger organization) was asked the following question, “If you were …

Design Thinking

5 proven instructional design strategies you should steal from Duolingo

How does Duolingo do this?<p>As mentioned above, language content is broken down into chapters and chunks. But as the lessons progress the older …

eLearning

Instructional Design is not Information Technology or is it?

Instructional Designers or IDs are in need of several skills which are often not developed in academic programs and are only gained by work …

eLearning

10 Traits Of An Instructional Design Candidate With Top Credentials

What are the 10 top skills to look for in an Instructional Design candidate that can help create a strong team?This post was first published on …

Learning

How can schools ensure a “return on instruction?”

[<i>A portion of the following is an excerpt from the new ASCD book,</i> <b>Learning Transformed: 8 Keys to Designing Tomorrow’s Schools, Today</b><i>]</i>For decades, …

Professional Development

Design Thinking For Instructional Design - Part 1 From A Four-Part Series

Instructional Designers face a very real threat from the advances in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. In this four-part series, learn …

Design Thinking

Elements of Eater Experience: The UX of food

I see Subway as a sandwich bar where they drown you with options. Yes, I am glad to micro-manage my sandwich. But the choices and the questions …

UX Design

Virtual Events

May 19th, 2017<p><b>Collaborative Instructional Design: Leveraging Resources to Build Online Learning Experiences</b><p>Student interest and participation in …

Learning

APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED: Call for Presenters

The application deadline to become a presenter for the new <i>Engaging with the ACRL Framework</i> workshop has been extended to <b>5 p.m. Central, Wednesday,</b> …

Information Literacy

100 e-Learning Books Every Instructional Designer Should Read

In this article, I’m providing my personal selection of well-reputed books on Instructional Technology. The review encompasses 100 titles within 16 …

Learning

Top 9 eLearning Predictions for 2017 Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on May 12, 2017<p>Past, present and future make us think about what has gone, what we are currently into and what we are expecting in the coming …

eLearning

“Engaging with the ACRL Framework" Workshop Presenter Applications

ACRL is accepting applications from prospective presenters for its newest licensed workshop “Engaging with the ACRL Framework: A Catalyst for …

Information Literacy

Critical Digital Pedagogy and Design

<i>I was invited to speak to and work with teachers at the Iliff School of Theology in Denver, Colorado in May 2017. What follows is the transcript of</i> …

Pedagogy

The Impact of Virtual Reality on Learning

Virtual Reality<p>Page 3 of 3<p>It is important to realize that VR technology is not only an individual experience, but groups can experience the same …

Virtual Reality

DLS Instruction Committee Free Spring Webinar

Join the DLS Instruction Committee for our FREE Spring Webinar:<p><b>Collaborative Instructional Design: Leveraging Resources to Build Online Learning</b> …

Learning

History’s Most Successful Theory of Teaching is Reborn for Flipped Learning

Mastery learning maintains that students must achieve a level of mastery (e.g., 90% on a knowledge test) in prerequisite knowledge before moving …

Pedagogy

Here's How an E-Learning Portfolio Builds Your Skills | The Rapid E

Having a portfolio is really important, especially in today’s world of digital technology. It’s a great way to document your skills, experience, and …

Learning

Sadiq Khan launches new specialist police unit to tackle online hate crime

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has launched a new police unit to help tackle online hate crime.<p>The Metropolitan Police unit, the first of its kind …

Islamophobia

Webinar: Leading Innovations in Health Professions Education | American Medical Association

Attend the Transforming Education: Leading Innovations in Health Professions Education Webinar hosted by the AMA Accelerating Change in Medical …

Health Care

Leadership Academy Certificate | Center for Professional Education | The University of Texas at Austin

These courses are not available for college credit.<p>The program is delivered in the classroom with face-to-face instruction.<p>Typical program duration …

University of Texas at Austin

Grin and BEAR "I.T." | Digital Leadership with @E_Sheninger

This past week, I was fortunate to spend an entire day with Eric Sheninger at a workshop session called Digital Leadership. I have been a follower of …

Teaching

The Future Of eLearning Authoring Is Not Device-Dependent

Why The Future Of eLearning Authoring Is Not Device-Dependent<p>In the current digital era, we have transitioned from locally hosted servers to …

eLearning

STEM for Teachers

Welcome! This website is provided as a resource for STEM teaching – focusing on Inquiry approaches to teaching and learning. The materials provided …

Education

DiDio: DC planning moves to expand the marketplace

At a private press event following their retail presentation, Dan DiDio, Jim Lee, John Romita Jr, Greg Capullo and Andy Kubert expanded more on Dark …

Comic Books

GeekWire Deals: A career-advancing education in a lifetime of online coding courses

HTML isn’t just for engineers. Every industry benefits from fluency in digital concepts, like JavaScript and UX. How can you stay educated without …

Education

Standards for journalism educators

Secondary school journalism teachers must have a broad range of knowledge and performance abilities. Although their courses are frequently found in a …

Pedagogy

Augmented, Virtual Reality Yet to Gain Traction in K-12, Survey Finds

« FCC Chairman Wants E-Rate Application Process Improved | Main<p>Despite a recent wave of hype, augmented- and virtual-reality tools remain fringe …

Augmented Reality

Open Educational Resources, Explained

« 3 Tips for Supporting Students With Autism (Video) | Main<p>| No comments<p>Teachers sharing coursework is nothing new, but the Internet has greatly …

eLearning

Change Makers Mobilize at Certificate in CSR/Sustainability

TORONTO, Apr. 18 /CSRwire/ - On October 18 - 20, 2017, University of St. Michael’s College in the University of Toronto launches its 17th year of the …

Philanthropy