Design

Presenting live online – 5 areas you must get right!

Lightbulb Moment are delighted to announce that we are partnering with Learning Technologies for the 7th year running to offer live online support for the Awards virtual presentations! Every year hundreds of people submit their learning technologies entries and hope to end up with a gold award at the gala dinner in London. We are …

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How we learn (spoiler: it’s not learning styles)

This quick blog is to give some resources about how we learn. This will hopefully help with your learning intervention design and delivery. Lack of evidence for learning styles I know learning styles (visual, auditory, kinaesthetic and others) feels really intuitive. I used learning styles at one time too, as I know how much I …

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Recreating the face-to-face experience in virtual training

I’ve been delivering virtual training for over a decade (yes, even before Covid), and over that time, and particularly since technology really took off around 2015, I’ve learnt a lot about how to use IT to present an engaging training course online. My top advice which I give to people trying to get to grips …

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Live online learning design: interactions and activities

An interaction is about two or more people communication. It’s all about a response from or discussion with attendees. In live online learning sessions this would be via the platform you are using to connect (Zoom, Webex, Teams, Connect etc) and using the tools available to you. This could be a closed question with a …

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Facilitator guides and lesson plans – top tips!

I have a free live online facilitator guide template, or lesson plan, that you can download and use for your webinar and virtual classroom planning and delivery. In this blog post I am going to look through the history of my lesson plans over the years, to highlight the good practice and different options available …

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