Education Around The World [Infographic]

Trade and globalization have lead to an extremely competitive economic environment between countries. Some countries will hold advantages over others with education a critical feature in determining how well these countries perform. Well trained, educated workers tend be better paid as their productivity is more likely to be greater. UNESCO have gathered statistics which are…. Read more

The Importance of Informal Learning [Infographic]

Informal learning is the unofficial, unscheduled, impromptu way most people learn. It often takes the form of articles, videos, books, online courses, conferences, etc, as opposed to formal courses. According to The Importance of Informal Learning Infographic,reliance on informal learning is growing because it promotes autonomy, efficiency, relevancy, flexibility, accessibility. Nearly 9 in 10 people enjoy…. Read more

To MOOC or not to MOOC? [Infographic]

The interesting infographic above takes a look at some of the pros and cons of MOOCS, and some statistics about their successes and popularity.  MOOCS – Still Going Strong? MOOCS offer lots of advantages: They are usually free Offers a solution to facility overcrowding Creates a dynamic archive of class material Force professors to improve lectures Break…. Read more

How Digital Learning Is Growing [Infographic]

The infographic above provides an interesting timeline of digital learning, shows some of the different categories that digital learning comprises, and offers up some interesting statistics on the number of people participating in online learning and the growth that it has seen over the years.  Digital Learning Keeps On Growing Digital learning is nothing new, even though…. Read more

How MOOCs Are Being Used In Europe [Infographic]

The interesting infographic above takes a look at how Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are starting to bridge what is usually a gap between higher education and more practical education.  MOOCs, Skills, and Jobs By 2020, there will be around 900,000 tech jobs in the EU Employers are looking for workers with web and app design skills,…. Read more

The skills gap [Infographic]

Bridging the Gap in Today’s Skill Lacking Economy The Skills Gap Infographic focuses on the extreme skill gap in today’s economy. Is it a skill gap or education gap? The growing gap between the market places’ current skills and the future capabilities of the marketplace to meet the needs for future development is what is…. Read more

6 tips to use colors when designing online courses [Infographic]

Color psychology for eLearning design: Use Colors Based on Their Meanings Even developers who personally dismiss the idea that every color has a distinct meaning should take color connotations into account when designing eLearning courses. This is because the students may consider the significance of color, whether consciously or unconsciously. Enhance Learning and Improve ComprehensionAs color…. Read more

5 benefits of technology in education

The importance of technology in education: 1. Future-oriented  The future is all about technology and multi-screening. Education cannot lag behind. 2. Learning becomes interesting  It engages students with new interactive methods. 3. Improving skills  It improves a wide variety of skills such as communication, planning, problem-solving etc. 4. Collaboration Students can work and collaborate with people…. Read more