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Base of Support: Providing Participant Guides for Online Learning

Wednesday, December 23, 2009

When moving from classroom-based training to the online environment, most instructional designers do away with the participant guide, thinking, "Who would use a participant guide while sitting alone at their desks?" This may be the primary reason why online learning completion rates are so abysmal. When participants are charged with handling their own learning process, support materials become the most important contributor to success in the online classroom. The guide is the participa

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