Despite the utility of multimedia in eLearning, images and even videos can only go so far: the core source of information remains text. Accordingly, a basic knowledge of typography is a must for any eLearning designer. Good typography enhances readability, encourages information processing, creates a visual hierarchy, and even engages readers’ emotions.
A great Blog post on how to get started with Blogging.
We are now in the age of visual information where visual content plays a role in every part of life. As 65 percent of the population are visual learn
Some time ago I was asked to do a presentation on Blogging in the Classroom and I curated a rich collection of resources on the topic. I recently revisited the Livebinder that I had created and realized (after a few edits!) that it was still a valuable collection with lots of useful information for teachers new to Blogging. There’s links to research, rationale, student and teacher blogging ideas.
So, here it is!
Watch and enjoy! Much to be learned from this idea. Thanks to @gcouros for this!
The online course I teach, ETFO AQ IICT2 Winter 2014, is now completed. Here are my final thoughts via my Voices From the Trail Video Blog.