Paul Williams

Written Cues are used in a screencast

Written Cues

Screencast – Written Cues Description A screencast is a digital recording of a computer screen’s output, which can include audio narration. When used for elearning, videos provide learners with the ability to replay, rewind and fast forward according to their learning needs. Visual and auditory cues are embedded in the video to support the content. …

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This is an explanimation of a business man pointing

Explanimation – Business Man Pointing

Explanimation Business Man Pointing Description Learning a new concept can be difficult, especially if you’re not sure where to start. That’s where explanimations come in. An explanimation is a combination of an explanatory video and an animation, which makes learning a new concept easier than ever. The business man in this example points to the …

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6 trends in elearning development

2015 eLearning Trends

2015 eLearning Trends Source: CommLab India Here is a video from 2015 outlining the then future elearning trends. Watch the video and then reflect on the summary of each trend below to determine if the predictions were true. Trend 1: Curriculums – It is still important to organise your content into a learning pathway. Trend 2: Short Learning …

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2020 Gamification trends

2020 Gamification Trends

Gamification Trends Gamification has become increasingly popular in recent years, and as we move into 2020, the trends continue to evolve. But what exactly is gamification? In essence, it is the integration of game-like elements into non-game contexts, such as education or work environments, in order to motivate users and increase engagement. This can include …

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Video demonstrating an explanimation called asimo the owl

Explanimation- Asimo the Owl

Explanimation – Asimo the Owl Description As a business owner or manager, explaining complex processes to your employees can be a daunting task. Luckily, there’s a solution that is both entertaining and effective: explanimations. These animated characters break down complex processes into simple steps that can be easily understood by everyone on your team. One …

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