Choose Your E-learning Tools: Essential Dos and Don'ts

Use this as a checklist while you're evaluating online education tools. It's an excerpt from the book Teach Beyond Your Reach by Robin Neidorf. Do: Ask informed questions. Demo a tool before you commit to using it. Try freeware or open-source tools.

What Is the Coolest E-learning Video You Have Seen Online?

This is an excellent question that I found while trolling through LinkedIn Answers, but it's not unlike standard brainstorming questions I'm asked every time we launch an e-learning project.

Read the full discussion here, or check out these highlights:

The Machine is Us/ing Us. Very creative and compelling way to tell the story of Web 2.0 through imagery.

Combating E-learning Slackers

Anyone who has facilitated an online course knows the biggest challenge isn't grading assignments or figuring out how to use the discussion forums. It's engaging learners. E-learning is a mixed bag of ages and learning styles, and the challenge for instructors is helping students get the most from a course as possible. Ability with technology has less to do with success in an online course as you may think.

A Well-Balanced, Healthy Website: Health Imperatives

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