Agile E-learning Development – An Overview

Agile E-learning Development - An Overview

Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation (ADDIE) – an e-learning development framework that had been the mainstay of the online training world for several years. This 5 stage online course development methodology helped produce many an effective course. However, the web-based learning development model has failed to meet the demands of changing times, as it is inflexible and has the following limitations:

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Gramophone To IPOD: 4 Different Eras Of E-Learning Development [Infographic]

Doesn’t it astonish about the evolution of e-learning from the days of the Gramophone to today’s iPod’s? It seems truly remarkable when we start thinking about how things evolved so rapidly. As an e-learning professional while writing this post, I have been surprised to notice that the evolution of audio players has a lot in common with the evolution of online learning. The history of audio players as well as e-learning development can be divided into 4 stages.

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Gramophone to IPod: What Has the Journey Got to do with E-learning Development

Gramophone to IPod: What Has the Journey Got to do with E-learning Development

Change is the only constant. – Heraclitus

The world of audio players has come a long way in the last 70 years, from the days of the Gramophone to today’s iPods. As an e-learning professional, I believe the evolution of audio players has a lot in common with the evolution of online learning. The history of audio players as well as e-learning development can be divided into 4 phases. Let us see what they are.

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Developing a Section 508 Compliant E-learning Course

Developing a Section 508 Compliant E-learning Course

E-learning allows for learning without the barriers of time and place. It is a given that it should be accessible by everyone. Everyone includes the differently abled learners too. In fact, most governments have Acts in place that ensure people with disabilities have access to websites. One of these is the US government’s Section 508 which mandates the creation of inclusive and equally accessible website content.

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