3 Chunking Strategies That Every Instructional Designer Should Know One of the main concepts that leads to successful e-Learning course design is Information Chunking. But what is chunking? Why is it embedded in the world of instructional design? And what kind of chunking strategies can an instructional designer use to enhance learning?
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The LinkedIn Guide For eLearning Professionals You are almost constantly online; But are you sure that you are successfully promoting your eLearning professional identity? LinkedIn is a social network that has been used by countless employers and business professionals to connect, hire, and market. With a bit of creativity and ingenuity, eLearning professionals are now using LinkedIn to transform their eLearning courses into memorable and highly collaborative online experiences. In this article, I'll share a LinkedIn guide for eLearning that will give you invaluable tips that will help you use this professional network for the benefit of your eLearning career. How eLearning Professionals Can Use LinkedIn For eLearning A Valentine's Day video game love story Millions who love music have flocked to the music trivia game SongPop. But two random competitors are taking their game to a whole new level: marriage. Sara DeSpain and Nathan Purdom were playing SongPop on Facebook last summer and struck up an online conversation. After each game session – you hear a series of song clips and try to identify the artist or song faster than the other player – you can send a message to your competitor. They struck up a conversation. Using her profile picture, Purdom found DeSpain on Facebook and sent her a friend request.
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12 Incredible Ways Custom eLearning Helps Distributed Workforce Custom eLearning development offers a wide range of advantages in the private sector, but is custom eLearning really the way to go for distributed workforces? When your employees are scattered around the globe, designing and developing an online training program can be a challenging task. In this article, I’ll share 12 of the most convincing reasons why custom eLearning is a worthwhile investment for global organizations, so that you can enrich the overall experience for your staff that is located in different parts of the world. Maggie Brooks is our escape artist extraordinaire A good magician never reveals her secrets. But what about an escape artist? Here in Monroe County, we're blessed with one of America's greatest working escape artists — The Maggician. Chain Maggie Brooks to an anvil, lock her in a crypt, drop the crypt in the lake and she'll still show up at the zoo two hours later — dry as a bone — for a press conference to announce the birth of an otter or a chimp.
What Will Education Look Like in a More Open Future? By David Price In my book, OPEN: How We’ll Work, Live And Learn In The Future, I argue that a relentless focus upon high-stakes accountability — through student testing and teacher evaluation — has done little to improve outcomes, and has de-professionalized and demoralized teachers. On the other hand, the flourishing of social collaboration among educators offers hope for a profession under siege, because it’s through self-determining their own professional learning that teachers and administrators can both offset the worst effects of being told how to do their jobs and accelerate innovation. After the failure of command-and-control, there is now a growing interest in self-managed work-groups, radical transparency and open learning systems as productivity and innovation drivers. What would that look like for educators? Going Open