Category Archives: Video

Disposable media: investing 28 minutes in a video podcast for learning

Richard is starting a blog. Yesterday he asked me a load of questions about WordPress versus Blogger. I had precisely no answers, beyond the fact that i love WordPress. He spent the afternoon doing methodical research: i used WordPress because … Continue reading

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Say it once, say it well. Using the right media for the right message.

You can tell a story in many different ways, but it’s important to adapt what you say to fit the media you’ve chosen to tell it in. Printed workbooks or downloads suit text and tables, illustrative graphics and so forth. … Continue reading

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Is one too posh? Questions of class, race and stereotyping in video and e-learning.

I don’t have an accent. Lots of the people i work with do, but not me. Funny how that works really, how everyone else has an accent, but not you. Imagine my surprise when looking at a video for a … Continue reading

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E-Learning Case Study Episode 1 – Defining scope – a difficult birth

I thought it would be useful to write an occasional series of articles through the lifecycle of a typical e-learning project, looking at what goes right, what goes wrong, and the learning to take away from it. The project that … Continue reading

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