Blog - Instructional Design

  • October 06, 2021

    What is Microlearning? Examples, Strategy, and More

    By: ELM Learning

    Learners are looking for microlearning, which offers learners what they need, when they need it—quickly. Discover the best examples and strategies for microlearning in our complete guide.

  • October 01, 2021

    What is Learning Experience Design?

    By: ELM Learning

    UX designers are the rock stars of the design world: they’re the folks who worry about user experience on everything from phone apps to toasters to your car’s coffee cup holders. In the corporate world, LxDs, or Learning Experience Designers, are the rock stars in the eLearning space.

  • August 27, 2021

    What is Blended Learning? A Guide to Everything You Need to Know

    By: ELM Learning

    Blended learning combines the best of two training environments—traditional face-to-face classroom training and high-tech eLearning. By covering all the bases, you can engage all types of learners—those who learn better in a structured environment that includes face-to-face interaction with an instructor, and independent types who learn better with semi-autonomous, computer-based training.

  • August 25, 2021

    Instructional Design Best Practices: 10 Things You Need to Know

    By: ELM Learning

    One of the biggest challenges in instructional design is getting the learner interested, motivated, and engaged in mandatory learning experiences. Learn these 10 instructional design best practices to help improve engagement and motivation.

  • July 29, 2021

    All by Myself: The Benefits and Disadvantages of Asynchronous Learning

    By: Jack Makhlouf

    Traditional training is usually seen as a team effort: An instructor sits in with a group of learners as they discuss and work together. But that face-to-face learning has a few limitations, especially when it comes to respecting the independence of individuals. For those who prefer a more independent approach, asynchronous learning makes more sense. While it’s […]

  • June 24, 2021

    The Difference Between Creativity Vs. Creative Learning (and How To Harness Both)

    By: ELM Learning

    Creative learning is the exact opposite of memorizing information. It’s the process of building knowledge and developing skills using creative techniques. Learn the difference between creative learning and creativity… and how to tackle it!

  • June 17, 2021

    What is Just-in-Time Training? And How to Implement It

    By: ELM Learning

    Just-in-time learning is learning that provides information exactly when a learner needs it. Learn more about how to implement effective just-in-time training methods.

  • May 17, 2021

    Which Training Delivery Method is Best for Your L&D Program?

    By: ELM Learning

    There are a lot of things to consider when choosing a training method. Learn about these five training methods and how to choose the best one for your employee training.

  • April 01, 2021

    mLearning: Your Guide to Strategies, Trends, and Examples

    By: ELM Learning

    Mobile learning, or mLearning, is a form of distance education that is instantly accessible to learners through mobile devices such as smartphones and tablet computers.

  • March 26, 2021

    SWOT Analysis for Instructional Design + eLearning

    By: ELM Learning

    Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Share on email Email Is the engagement off with your learners? If so, it might be time for you to take stock of your current training efforts and identify areas where you can repair the relationship. SWOT Analysis is the perfect tool for […]

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