Essentials for every E-learning Course

6 Basic Essentials for every E-learning Course

As E-Learning continues to grow in popularity with learners, and with marketers as a marketing tool, many people and companies are trying their hand at developing their own E-learning content or course.  But anyone that has produce an E-Learning course will remember the learning journey they went on when creating their first course.  There is […]

make your e-learning course social

You need to make your E-learning Course Social

E-learning courses had developed greatly over the years, from text-based page turners, to video, interactive media, serious games, simulations and live webinars.  The thing about e-learning is that it is Global.  Your e-learning course has the potential to educate people on the other side of the world, while you are sleeping.  We are in an […]

multiple choice quizzes

13 Tips for designing multiple choice quizzes

Multiple choice quizzes are a fantastic way to test your learners because they provide quick feedback to students and can be set up on most e-learning platforms and also scored easily in a classroom environment.  One of the problems with multiple choice quizzes is that it takes time to really write them well. So to […]

game based learning

Game Based Learning – 6 Tips to get you started

Game based learning has been growing in demand over time as it is proven to be an effective and measurable form of training and education.  It can be developed using simple tools such as Power Point, Office Mix and Google Slides or tools such as ISpring and Simformer.  If you are considering developing games for […]

What to do with E-learning Course Analytic’s

What are E-learning Course Analytic’s? E-learning Course Analytic’s can give an instructor or online teacher much-needed details on a course performance and success.  Analytic’s are different to feedback.  Feedback is what the student tells you, by completing a form or questioner, or even sometimes by reviews that are left.  Analytic’s on the other hand tell […]

What is instructional design

How to become an Instructional Designer

What is an instructional Designer? What does an Instructional Designer need to know? How do you become an instructional designer? [you may have read my previous article, if not you can check it out here:  What is Instructional Design] Teaching online is growing year on year and the need for Instructional Designers is also growing….. […]

elearning game

Stimulate prior knowledge & gain learner attention with this E-Learning Game Template

Are you looking for an outcome based e-learning game template to use in your e-learning course?  I have been working to develop a learning module for a course that I personally teach:  Introduction to Bookkeeping & Accounting.  The aim of this module was to both grab the attention of the learner and stimulate the learner’s prior […]

Using Twitter in Education and E-Learning

Twitter is a fantastic tools that you can use in education or in your e-learning course to increase engagement, student motivation and also help students reach their learning goals. Check out this video where together we will use a live practical example to show the capabilities of Twitter to personalize the E-learning experience, a really good […]

multiple choice quizzes

Quizzes in E-learning courses

Quizzes are an important feature of any online or e-learning course and provide a number of benefits for both the learner and the teacher.  Quizzes can help motivation, they can help with retaining information, they can create interaction and they can also test what has been learned. Quizzes can come in a number of forms.  […]

tools for e-learning creation

Free Tools for E-learning Content Creators and Instructional Desingers

There is a never ending wave of tools and resources for E-learning content creators that can be found online, some of which are free, some are paid. While making my last few courses, there were a few tools that I used, to aid me with creating the course.  And the good news is that they […]