5 E-learning Design Challenges Every Learning Designer Encounters

With the growing popularity of e-learning, the learning designer has to come up with design ideas and solutions to cater to a wide variety of […]

A Case Study on Microlearning as Performance Support to Reinforce Existing Training

Microlearning, the modern instructional design strategy, is one of the top elearning trends in 2017. It provides just-in-time performance support to reinforce existing instructor-led training […]

Did Learner Curiosity Kill The Valedictorian?

What role does learner curiosity play in course design? It varies, depending on the learner, but there are some things you can do to use […]

Let’s build facilities that have *multiple* types of production/recording studios — then let faculty pick which one(s) they want to use. [Christian]

From DSC: The following article reminded me of a vision that I’ve had for the last few years… How to Build a Production Studio for […]

Sacrificing Learner Experience for Security

As I have conversations with people creating their first online course I often hear them talk about two distinct things: Learner experience Content security And […]

New eBook: 157 Tips on Improving eLearning Design by Kat Gore

Instructional designers today face the challenge of designing an experience, not just a training program. Designing these experiences requires an abundance of specialized knowledge and […]

Design Can Enhance eLearning Comprehension by Pamela S. Hogle

Research indicates that reading comprehension suffers when learners move to screens from paper, but well-designed eLearning—that uses the strengths of digital media—can overcome both technical […]

How To Moderate Your eLearning Courses In 14 Ways

eLearning course moderation is a deliberate process. It requires you to be an SME for the eLearning course and also to adopt online course moderation […]

Instructional Design Post-SCORM

Kicking off the 2017 eLearning Thought Leaders Series will be Megan Torrance from TorranceLearning on, “xAPI for Instructional Designers.” Torrance is Chief Energy Officer at […]

2017: The Year of User Interface Design

When I was tasked with identifying and elaborating on an instructional design trend for 2017, I did what most people do when they have no […]

Elements of Web-based Learning Design – Part 1

Joe is an instructional designer, working with a large electronic goods manufacturer. Recently, he designed a web-based training (WBT) module for the company’s service staff. […]

What is ADDIE?

Creating online learning from scratch can seem like a mammoth task, even for the most experienced instructional designers. Where do you start? What do your […]