Hi everyone. Hope you're staying safe and healthy. As we all change our daily routines to stay indoors more, it's an opportunity to focus on ourselves and continue to learn and grow. It's also an opportunity to invoke the spirit of Burning Man—if you've ever been, you know what I mean—and share whatever we can … Continue reading Offering my courses for free
If you are one of the many teachers who now has to figure out a way to teach virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic, this post is for you. Essentially, there are three things you have to do: Create and record your lecturesPost them online for students to access Collect assignments and exams for grading I’m … Continue reading Teaching Virtually
If you’re an expert at something, creating an online course is a great way to make a scalable product that will generate returns indefinitely. And with online learning platforms that will not only deliver but market your course, you can just sit back, relax, and watch the money roll in. Of course, you also have the option of doing your own marketing and making even more.
Until about 12,000 years ago, our ancestors foraged for food. They found wild figs, strawberries, peanuts, and mushrooms. They tracked and hunted antelope and elephants; they dove for clams and mussels. They had to differentiate between edible and toxic plants and animals. And then—at least, in some communities—the food would be distributed amongst its members. … Continue reading The Modern Forager: Finding and Dispersing Information to Maintain Companies’ Competitive Advantage
On May 1, TURN THE WHEEL is launching Online Learning for Businesses (OLB), an online learning program for learning and development teams and stakeholders to create online learning experiences for clients, customers, and personnel. Throughout the program, participants will learn everything that goes into creating an online course—from careful planning and preparation, to designing an effective and engaging curriculum, to creating the course collateral (e.g., videos, graphics, exercises), and finally to launching the course.
If 2012 was the MOOC (massive open online course) revolution, 2017 was the mobile learning revolution. Over the last six years, digital education has proven a cheap and easy way to scale and democratize knowledge. With online courses available via desktop and now increasingly via smartphone, hundreds of thousands of people have gained access to … Continue reading A new mobile learning platform to empower teachers and scale relevant education