Blog - Instructional Design

  • 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 29, 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.

  • 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 […]

  • March 04, 2021

    3 Top Tools to Retrofit for Mobile Learning

    By: ELM Learning

    For thousands of businesses, the strict workplace guidelines put in place due to COVID-19 are finally starting to relax. Your employees might be more than ready to ditch the kitchen table office and their sweat pants for something a little more professional—especially when it comes to training.

  • February 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.

  • February 05, 2021

    Instructional Design vs. Instructional Development: What’s the Difference?

    By: ELM Learning

    Whether you’re working with an eLearning vendor or creating training in-house, understanding the difference between design and development helps you see the big picture. Learn the difference between Instructional Design vs. Instructional Development here.

  • January 28, 2021

    Training for All: Seven Tips for More Accessible Learning

    By: ELM Learning

    Imagine your current workforce. Now, imagine a quarter of your team not getting the training they need to effectively do their jobs. When training is inaccessible to those with disabilities, it sends a message that their growth isn’t a priority. Besides giving everyone the same chances for learning and development, designing accessible eLearning is the law: Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 requires organizations to make learning materials and courses available to all employees, regardless of ability.

  • January 21, 2021

    How to Keep Learners Engaged with Mobile Learning

    By: ELM Learning

    The idea of mobile learning, or mLearning, can seem paradoxical. On one hand, we want learners to pay attention to the content; on the other, we ask them to do it using devices that, quite frankly, are built for distraction. What’s an organization to do? Dig in and figure it out, because mLearning offers better retention, higher engagement, and quick recall than traditional learning methods.

  • January 15, 2021

    Learning Experience Design: Everything You Need to Know

    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.

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