What is E-learning?

E-learning

E-learning refers to using electronic applications and digital tools to educate and transfer skills and knowledge.  It includes online learning, computer-based learning, virtual workshops, video conferencing, web forums, online libraries, mobile apps and other instruments. All content is delivered via the Internet and specialized software. It is a new approach to education and training where…. Read more

Google For Education: How To Use Google Drive In eLearning

Google offers a lot of opportunities for eLearning, simplifying the process of training and engaging students. In this article we summarized the most important features of Google Drive that should be exploited for online learning. 1. Store and manage your files from a distance. Google Drive gives you the opportunity to store, access and manage all your documents from a distance….. Read more

5 Types of Online Students

In its recent study The Boston Consulting Group identified 5 distinct types of online learners that displays important differences and approaches to education, priorities, and methods of engagement. 1. True Believers These learners tend to live in rural areas and take 76% of classes online or blended courses. Generally, they are most satisfied with online…. Read more

5 Questions to ask Yourself Before Developing an E-learning course

It is common knowledge that effective training is the key to the success of an organization. Training is an important organizational activity because it makes the staff capable of performing their duties efficiently. Time and money are 2 major constraints on companies’ ability to impart effective training. To overcome this problem, organizations are increasingly using…. Read more

6 Must-Have Tools for Online Learners

Online learning has become very popular. Many students take online classes that aren’t offered at their local university, and some high school students even take their entire course load from home now. While you might take an online class with nothing more than a web browser, there are some tools that make online learning easier…. Read more

5 Tips on how to use Twitter for social learning

Even if you are not a Twitter fan, Twitter has quite a lot benefits when it comes to reaching your e-learning students. eLearning Industry provides the following tips on how to use Twitter for social learning: 1. Create An Informative List of Resources Before you start, make a list of things you want to provide as information to your…. 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