Social Learning: How to Build Conversations into Your eLearning Courses
This post was originally published on the Daily Mindflash blog. Included here is the lead and a link to full post.
One of the major problems with eLearning is that people cannot interact with each other. No matter how interactive you make an eLearning course, it is still a matter of a screen delivering content and a person consuming (reading, watching, listening, clicking, etc) that content. In general, eLearning does not afford the benefit of the follow-up question or leaning over to the person next to you and asking, “What did the instructor mean when she said….?” That is the bad news about most eLearning.
The good news is that your eLearning courses do not have to be one-way....