16 05, 2018

eLearning 101

By | 2018-06-11T16:29:54+00:00 May 16th, 2018|collaborative learning, digital content, education, education technology, Instructional Design, Uncategorized|0 Comments

If you are new to the eLearning creation world, there are some basics you need to know in order to get your bearings. The field of eLearning is composed of many theories, skills, and technologies that combined produce an online course. We will focus on the basics of eLearning creation, or online learning. Instructional Design Instructional design is the systematic process for developing content that is instructionally sound and engaging for the learner. It involves multiple steps, including: Analyzing the audience Creating learning objectives Designing material Developing material to be online Evaluation Implementing improvements Interactions The use of interactions in an eLearning course transforms the experience for the learner. Interactions can be defined as any instance where the design of your course is triggering the learner to engage with the material by clicking or hovering their mouse or finger (if on a touch screen). Instead of passively watching the content, the learner can drag and drop material, click on content to reveal more information, or trigger the lesson to show new animations or progress to the [...]

20 02, 2018

Celebrate Digital Learning Day with A Pass!

By | 2018-06-18T20:04:35+00:00 February 20th, 2018|digital content, eLearning|0 Comments

On February 22, 2018, A Pass Educational Group, LLC joins thousands of districts, schools, classrooms, learners, teachers, and instructional technology professionals in celebrating National Digital Learning Day. Established in 2012, Digital Learning Day celebrates the strength and capacity of digital technology in learning. Let’s all embrace this important day to highlight and celebrate innovative teaching, robust instructional resources, and the ability for digital learning to provide personalized and stimulating learning for all students. In honor of this day, A Pass would like to point all educators to our superb free library of resources. This collection of materials contains a plethora of resources including course development samples, assessment writing ideas, lesson plans, Open Educational Resources (OERs), webinars, and more. Additionally, we think you will enjoy our weekly informative Education Blog. About A Pass Educational Group, LLC Established in 2009, the A Pass team is very proud of our reputation for delivering high-quality instructional materials on time, at specs, and within budget. You will find that A Pass is responsive, friendly, and easy to work with. We are [...]