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January 4, 2017

7 Features Of The Ideal Online Course To Prevent Drop Outs

There is an urgent need to dig deeper into likely causes for learner apathy and look for ways to make learning helpful and engaging in order to prevent drop outs. Often the reasons for disinterest among learners are rather basic. In my view, there are 7 crucial features that play part in the success or failure of an online course.
by Partha Bhattacharya
November 23, 2016

Essential Tools To Help You Start Creating And Selling Online Courses

Selling online courses can be fun and rewarding, but at the same time very demanding. eLearning is becoming popular by the minute, especially for companies that need to train their people or educational institutions that need to supply their students who study in a distant-learning mode with courses equally, if not more, interesting and effective. It can even cater for the independent professional who teaches some kind of craft/science and just wants to pass on the “knowledge torch” to those interested in what they do! Whatever the purpose, creating, organizing, and selling online courses requires your time, your energy, and some skills you need to develop in order for them to be substantial, easy to understand, and adapted to as many learning styles as possible.
by Kalliroi Kiouri
October 20, 2016

7 Tips On How To Prepare For Teaching Online

Online education is on the rise and more and more people are using the internet to take both college classes and general education classes. Teaching remotely is still a relatively novel concept and it takes time to adjust for those who’ve never done it before. Here is how to prepare for teaching online.
by Jill Phillips
October 16, 2016

7 eLearning Dos And Don'ts For Successful Online Learning

Some people hear the word “eLearning” and they might assume that it’s a “passive” method of studying. However, this couldn’t be further from the truth. Being a successful online learner means applying discipline to yourself and being in control of your own motivation. Here are some eLearning dos and don’ts to keep in mind when studying online.
by Scott Cooper