Ankita Dalvi

Instructional Designer

Ankita holds a Masters degree in Computer Science, and has been in the field of learning and development for almost five years. Apart from being an Instructional Designer, she has also had the experience of teaching at school.


Ankita has a technical bent of mind, dabbling in the latest technologies and gadgets.

Social Media in Office? Are You Serious??!!

Social Media in Office? Are You Serious??!!

3

 Oftentimes, corporate employees need to undergo training for their overall development and progress. On the other hand, you may have to take the role of a teacher to share new business strategies, technologies, and skills at a workplace. However, we cannot just throw knowledge aids at the learners and hope that they will retain the knowledge. Moving away from the out-dated idea of "learning being all about formal training events or online courses," Social Learning has become a much more recognised concept at a workplace since the dawn of social media. 

Read the article

6 Tips to Gain Your Learner’s Attention

6 Tips to Gain Your Learner’s Attention

5

Every so often, while developing an eLearning course, we think about the different strategies and instructional models that will help us to create an effective eLearning course. But, an important aspect of this effectiveness is capturing the learner’s attention. In today's world of fast-paced life and short attention spans, if you haven't managed to capture your learners’ attention, they will not be ready to accept what you have to offer. Thus, a hurdle that all learning architects face is to gain and retain the learner’s attention.

Continue reading
Recent Comments
Guest — Mridul Gogoi
Nice blog. But how does one get into the profession of instructional design and get an opportunity to apply all that you have ment... Read More
Thursday, 17 December 2015 11:45
Guest — knlistman
Applying these principles is not particularly easy when one is producing e-learning for same topic for 1000+ people that are at di... Read More
Wednesday, 23 December 2015 07:19
Guest — Amit
Hi Mridul, you have a point there... but then again, isn't it a universal problem across industries? The eLearning industry, in m... Read More
Wednesday, 23 December 2015 17:10
Personalized Learning: Would You like Fries with That?!

Personalized Learning: Would You like Fries with That?!

6

In this constantly evolving world of learning technology, the phrase personalized learning seems to be a buzz phrase that is used as opposed to the “one-size-fits-all” form of instruction. The concept of personalized learning is still evolving as the supporting technologies and approaches emerge. The “personalized” form of learning involves connecting with the learner’s interest and experiences, by adjusting with the pace and the approach of the learner.

Continue reading