Timothy Maher

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Tim is a Learning Specialist for legal, engineering and medical projects.

eLearning Articles by Timothy Maher

Make elearning Easier The Nature of Knowledge

Make E-learning Easier: The Nature of Knowledge

Tuesday, 1 July 2014 by Timothy Maher

Learned knowledge is stored and organized in our brains in a predictable way. Understanding how this works provides us the…

Instructional Design
How Can We Apply Cognitive Load Theory To Our Instructional Designs So That Learning In Not Too Hard?

Make E-learning Easier: eLearners’ Brain Pain

Monday, 2 June 2014 by Timothy Maher

Have you ever exclaimed, “my brain hurts!” as a result of a learning experience that was too hard? This condition…

Instructional Design
Intrinsic Motivation in Adult E-Learning

Intrinsic Motivation in Adult E-Learning

Wednesday, 21 May 2014 by Timothy Maher

Motivation is a critical issue for e-learning. Learners who lose their motivation do not learn, whereas learners who gain and…