6 Ways Of Capturing eLearning Feedback

Several years ago, I attended a Creative Writing course at a local community college. On day-1, the instructor handed out a stack of documents –the Day’s Outline– and asked us to quickly review them to understand what we were about to learn. What happened next is a classic case of miscommunication and misunderstanding – something that eLearning course creators should learn from and avoid!

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Feedback In Online Courses: Advice From Emily Dickinson

Feedback is critical to effective learning. Some of the best advice of feedback for online learners that I've read comes from a reclusive America poet who died 100 years before the dawn of online learning. In this article; providing effective feedback in online courses from Emily Dickinson.

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8 Top Tips For Conducting eLearning Social Media Polls

Social media is a place to read about the latest news and catch up with friends but it's also a valuable feedback tool for eLearning professionals. In this article, I'll share 8 top tips for conducting eLearning social media polls.

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8 Tips To Use Compliance Online Training Gamification To Collect Feedback

Let's face it, compliance online training isn't the most enjoyable activity. In fact, employees usually dread mandatory online training courses, regarding them as dull and dry. However, there is a way to turn the tides and gather valuable insights from your employees. In this article, I'll explain how to use compliance online training gamification to collect feedback for your corporate eLearning program.

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7 Best Practices For Conducting eLearning Feedback Interviews

You need targeted feedback to bridge the training gaps and personalize your eLearning course design. One-on-one interviews are of the most effective ways to get learner input. In this article, I'll highlight 7 best practices for conducting a successful eLearning interview to obtain valuable feedback.

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Don’t Shut Down That Amygdala, Please: How To Not Scare Off Learners

There are several mental conditions in which learning thrives. In this article, we talk about one in which learning simply does NOT take place – when the learner perceives a threat to their intellect. We explore how we might unconsciously scare off learners, and ways by which we can avoid doing so.

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6 Ways To Use Mistake-Driven Learning

We are fastidious about teaching learners all the right things. Do this, then do that, and then that. We don’t want to miss out on any point, lest they make a mistake. But what can mistakes teach us? Here is how to use mistake-driven learning by building mistakes purposefully into your courses and leverage them for teaching.

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