What’s in it for Me? Motivating Your Learners

People have talked about the WIIFM (“What’s in it for me?”) factor in educational theory for decades. It’s the idea that is if people know what […]

5 ways to get back to SOLID teaching and learning

After working with tons of schools and teachers around the United States and beyond, I’m noticing a trend. We love our technology — sometimes to […]

Binge Training

If you have gone through few of my previous posts, you must have an idea of how rampage and competitive is the training industry going […]

100-year-old advice to shape our activities and lessons today

It’s amazing how wisely John Dewey could speak to educators today in an age without digital devices and the Internet. In Dewey’s day, individualization and differentiation […]

Should Marketing Review eLearning Courses?

                          Recently, an instructional designer friend of mine asked me, “Should Marketing review […]

Videos in eLearning: A Snack Sized Solution

According to the website fortunelords.com, YouTube is the 3rd most visited website in the world. Additionally, the total number of hours of video watched on […]

The student will become the master! But how? Adapting the Feynman 3-Step Mastery Technique to Online Learning

How often do you feel like you understand something until someone asks you to tell them more about it? When teachers and learners want to […]

The Learning Styles Myth

Some time ago, a colleague of mine wrote a blog called Learning Myths: Debunked, in which he stated that learning styles is a myth. Having […]

Learning Objectives and GPS

Your supervisor stops by and says they’re super busy. They need you to take care of something they don’t have time to do. After showing […]

Do Your Learners Speak Your Language?

“Now that you’re in the beginning phase, you need to untap.” When was the last time you tried explaining something you were familiar with to […]

What You Need to Know About Software Training

It’s no surprise that software training is often delivered as eLearning. Technology changes constantly and providing computer program or mobile app training on the device […]

Learning Objectives Are Spoilers

Let’s run a quick experiment. Think of the beginning of a book, show, movie, or video game. How did you feel after getting through that […]

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