23 Creative Ways to Motivate and Grab Attention in E-Learning Courses #279

Gaining Attention in E-Learning RECAP #279: Challenge | Recap

This week’s challenge asked course designers to share their favorite ways to motivate learners and gain their attention in e-learning. Techniques shared this week include: asking questions, presenting a challenge or dilemma, using videos, animated trailers, and more.

Tom Kuhlmann

Tom Kuhlmann

Example | Tom Kuhlmann | Website | @TomKuhlmann

Alexander Salas

Alexander Salas

Example | Alexander Salas | Website | @stylelearn

Caro Sanderson

Caro Sanderson

Example | Caro Sanderson

David Field

David Field

Example | David Field

Jonathan Hill

Jonathan Hill

Example | Download | Jonathan Hill | Website | @JHill_AssocCIPD

Phil Mayor

Phil Mayor

Example | Phil Mayor | Website | @philmayor

Jodi Sansone

Jodi Sansone

Example | Download | Jodi Sansone | @jodimsansone

Jonathan Hill

Jonathan Hill

Example | Download | Jonathan Hill | Website | @JHill_AssocCIPD

Paul Rodger

Paul Rodger

Example | Paul Rodger

Sunet Sullivan

Sunet Sullivan

Example | Sunet Sullivan

Richard Mulcahy

Richard Mulcahy

Example | Richard Mulcahy

Andrzej Jabłoński

Andrzej Jabłoński

Example | Andrzej Jabłoński

Noelle Allen

Noelle Allen

Example | Noelle Allen

Julianna Bojko

Julianna Bojko

Example | Julianna Bojko

Nancy Woinoski

Nancy Woinoski

ExampleExample | Nancy Woinoski | Website

Chris Hodgson

Example | Chris Hodgson | Website | @skriss

Veronica Budnikas

Veronica Budnikas

Example | Blog | Veronica Budnikas | Website | @verobudnikas

Alexander Salas

Alexander Salas

Example | Alexander Salas | Website | @stylelearn

Stephanie Roberts

Stephanie Roberts

Example | Stephanie Roberts

Janie Liz Sampaga

Janie Liz Sampaga

Example | Janie Liz Sampaga | Website

Alex Jinca

Alex Jinca

Example | Alex Jinca | Website

Samuel Apata

Samuel Apata

Example | Samuel Apata | Website | @afrostem

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Share Your Attention-Gaining Examples!

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