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Keep It Simple

In training and education, using simple instructional videos are an effective way to provide students with information.

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Using the Right Bloom’s Level for Course Content

As an instructional designer and educator, understanding and using Bloom's revised taxonomy is crucial to creating significant learning experiences. An important part of the course design process is aligning the Bloom's levels with the topic.

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Accessibility in the Online Classroom

As instructional designers, we are tasked with designing courses that produce quality learning experiences and greater learning outcomes. An important part of our job is to ensure that all learners can access and utilize the course content. This means that individuals who struggle with vision, hearing, motor skills, or cognitive deficits must be incorporated into our design plan.

Open Source and Creative Commons

Open source software (OSS) is any type of software that is distributed with the source code included, and usually includes a license for individuals to change the software in any way they want. Open source projects promote the principles of open exchange, peer-review, collaboration, rapid prototyping, transparency, and community-based development.In many ways, OSS can be viewed philosophically.