2018 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

We use our knowledge of practical use cases to put the media and marketing hype in perspective. When a learner accumulates a sufficient balance of CE credits over a certain span of time, she achieves maintenance of certification. Just as importantly, ledgers transparently track the movement of credits from party to party – in our case, from CE provider to certificant to certifying board. MOOCs: We will go against the grain a bit here and argue that MOOCs AREN’T DEAD.

8 New Ideas for Engaging Online Students

WBT Systems

Case studies are based on one of the most ancient stories: the hero’s journey. Assign stories (or case studies) to read, or have students watch someone tell a story about how they applied a principle or practice in real life. In many colleges and universities, students taking online courses are assigned success coaches who: Provide online learning and studying advice. Study groups can also act as accountability reminders—just like meeting friends at the gym.

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How to Prepare a Business Case for a New LMS

WBT Systems

Your argument for a new LMS has to be rock solid, so first we’re going to explain how to prepare a business case for a new LMS. Then, in our next post, we’ll explain how to make a compelling presentation of that case. Preparing Your Case for a New LMS. This won’t come as a surprise: preparing a business case takes time. Somehow you have to work on your case while meeting all your other responsibilities. Gather supporting evidence for your case.

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