Monthly Archives: April 2013

Susan’s Gifts – A Digital Story

I have had students create digital stories in the past.  This is the first time that I’ve created one myself.  I couldn’t think of a story and then I saw my friend Susan at school.  She was coming to pick … Continue reading

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Coherence Analysis

The Coherence Principle states that instructional designers should limit the amount of extra words, graphics or sounds that do not directly impact learning. The recommendation for designers is to keep the materials free of clutter. (Clark & Mayer, 2008)  Some … Continue reading

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