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Numbers Don’t Lie: Why Bite-Sized Learning is Better for Your Learners (and You too)

Numbers Don’t Lie: Why Bite-Sized Learning is Better for Your Learners (and You too) | Education and Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Bite-sized learning or Microlearning. It is the latest buzzword in the eLearning world. Here are the numbers you need to know.
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Assessment Research: Lower Stakes, Raise Retention

Assessment Research: Lower Stakes, Raise Retention | Education and Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Students learn better through retrieval-enhanced learning which can be practiced with smaller quizzes, daily questions, opportunities for reflection, and personalized oral quizzes.
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Smaller and more frequent quizzes and questions help your students remember important concepts and facts.

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3 Chunking Strategies That Every Instructional Designer Should Know

3 Chunking Strategies That Every Instructional Designer Should Know | Education and Tech Tools | Scoop.it

One of the main concepts that leads to successful e-Learning course design is Information Chunking. But what is chunking? Why is it embedded in the world of instructional design?

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7 Tips To Beat Short Attention Spans In eLearning

7 Tips To Beat Short Attention Spans In eLearning | Education and Tech Tools | Scoop.it
How To Beat Short Attention Spans In eLearning
In this article, I’ll share 7 tips to help you beat short attention spans in eLearning, so that you can design eLearning courses that stick and cater to every member of your audience.
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Chunk your learning into bite-sized bites.

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The Nuts and Bolts of Explicit Modeling

The Nuts and Bolts of Explicit Modeling | Education and Tech Tools | Scoop.it
The eight steps of EM include describing the concept or skill, reducing it to critical elements, thinking aloud, teaching with cues, and engaging students' senses.
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Use this type of instruction when you want to teach something complicated with precise steps, such as math or science.

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