All posts by Eikris Biala

Hello! About me... I like doing 1000 piece puzzles, creating Spotify playlists and I spend too much time browsing Pinterest for home inspo.

6 questions to ask yourself before building your online course

Before you get too far with your brilliant course idea, here are some of the key questions you need to ask yourself.

A glossary of learning approaches

A powerful way to design your course is to consider which learning approach you will use. Here is a helpful glossary of student-centred learning approaches you can use in your next online course.

Why learning outcomes matter and how to write one

Having learning outcomes ensures your course has a clear purpose and direction for students to take so they can achieve specific goals.

Why giving peer feedback is an important skill

It’s not only the teacher or your manager’s feedback that matters – the feedback you provide to your peers is just as important. In this blog post, we break down 6 reasons why we encourage you to give peer feedback.

6 reasons why OpenLearning is all about social learning

If you’ve ever explored the OpenLearning site, you will have seen the phrase ‘social learning’ being used a lot – that’s because social learning experiences are what the platform was built and designed for. OpenLearning provides […]

Why Digital Badges Are The Future of Learning

Forget flying cars and hover boards – imagine a new ecosystem of learning where your own informal learning experiences receive the same recognition as formal degrees and qualifications. Digital badges are taking us one step closer to this reality.

Introducing our New-Look Page Editor

Editing your course pages will look and feel a little different thanks to a complete rewrite of our content pages!

Nurture Students to Course Completion Using Automated Emails on OpenLearning

Emails are a great way to reach out to your students. Explore the 3 types of automated emails you can send that will help you connect with your students and team members on OpenLearning.