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Why You Should Outsource E-Learning Development

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Why You Should Outsource E-Learning Development   Should you outsource e-learning development? Maybe you have training staff or IT staff in-house – wouldn’t it be easier and cheaper to get them to do it? The problem with the in-house approach is the range of skills that is required to deliver good e-learning. Of course, if you give anyone with some …

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What is E-Learning?

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What Is E-Learning? What is e-learning – this is a question that should be easy to answer. The “e” is for electronic after all, so it is any sort of learning that is delivered electronically, right? For me, that isn’t really true. After all, a DVD is a method of electronic delivery, but courses delivered on DVD are not e-learning …

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E-Learning – the death of teacher/student collaboration?

Damian e-learning

E-Learning – the death of teacher/student collaboration? Day 1 of a new job and amongst the usual swathes of induction literature, a list of 5 mandatory courses to be completed by the end of my first month. Courses which can be completed online as and when I see fit.   This is fairly standard practice for large organisations.  It was a …

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E-Learning concerns in the UAE

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E-Learning concerns in the UAE There is a lot of interest in e-learning in the UAE, as well as the wider GCC region, but there are also some challenges to its adoption. One of the key elements that I’m often asked about refers to student motivation – what stops a student from just clicking ‘next -> next -> next’ and …

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Benefits of E-Learning

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Benefits of E-Learning Incorporating e-learning into your company’s training delivery can seem like a daunting task. Often, existing courseware has developed over time to include a huge variety of resources. Is changing format to e-learning worthwhile? To help answer this question, let’s look at some of the benefits.   It’s cost efficient. Whilst it does cost to convert existing courses …

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E-Learning Explained- Which level is right for you?

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E-Learning Explained- Which level is right for you? E-Learning can be defined as anything you learn electronically, whether it’s an instructional video, a question you answered using Google or articles you access electronically to write an essay. More formally, and relevant to the work we do at Capytech, ‘e-learning is any course or structured learning event that uses an electronic …

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What is flipping the classroom?

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What is flipping the classroom? Anyone that has talked to me about e-learning, has surely heard me wax lyrical about the concept of flipping the classroom.  I think it’s a amazingly powerful way of enhancing your training.  Up until now it has mostly been adopted in high school settings, but it can be equally applied for adult vocational training. What …

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5 great advantages of using e-learning

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5 great advantages of using e-learning Our team produced another great video about why you need to be using e-learning.  What do you think? Here is the full transcript: Are you a company offering training and looking to improve what you’re delivering? Or are you providing valuable training for your employees that’s costing you too much time and money? Using …

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Does your training suck?

Damian e-learning

How many of you have recently done training driven by powerpoint and handouts?  Was this the same as it was ten years ago, twenty… thirty!!?? Training is still being done far too frequently using tools from a past era.  How can you expect your students to stay engaged when something far more appealing lies in their pockets in the form …