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A Distance Learning Pioneer Dies

A distance learning pioneer, Anne Slack, died. The elegant Algerian-born Mme. Slack, who had a perfect Parisian accent, “pioneered distance learning before the term even existed” through her television shows in the late ’50′s and early ’60′s, “Fun with French” [...]

Tasting Webinars

Lisa Neal Gualtieri, Editor-in-Chief of eLearn Magazine previously wrote about scented learning after she picked up a story about scented webinars. Here’s another interesting webinar idea, from the Constellation Academy of Wine. The webinars are part of a blended learning [...]

Top 10 Do’s to Create Awesome eLearning

Andrew Scivally and Shawn Scivally are the authors of the eLearning Brothers blog. Recently back from the eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions Conference and Expo, they share their Top 10 Do’s to Create Awesome eLearning presentation. It’s a 55-page download with [...]

Do You Field Test Your Online Courses?

Jakob Nielsen wrote in his newsletter about field testing: I got a nice bag from Briggs & Riley for my upcoming trip to Europe. An enclosed brochure says that ‘If your luggage is ever damaged (even if it was caused [...]

But Does He Take Online Courses? (Bill Clinton on Technology)

On the 25th anniversary of the first .com registration, former President Bill Clinton said that his favorite Web sites include Politico, The Daily Beast, and Huffington Post, and he also looks at a few “right wing” sites to get both [...]