10 things you need to know to make a perfect screencast

Are there 10 things? No, I am just kidding! Are you a frustrated instructional designer looking for a perfect tool for your tutorial video? Have you ever had an existential crisis on what it really means to make a screencast video? You … Continue reading “10 things you need to know to make a perfect screencast”

Animation For Elearning: Why, What, and How?

A preliminary study of workflows and tools   Animation has become a trending element in eLearning. The reason is not hard to fanthom: people like anything that moves. Having something that actually moves boosts our confidence in elearning which are … Continue reading “Animation For Elearning: Why, What, and How?”

Seymour Papert’s legacy: children, computers, and the future of programming education

Once upon a time I was a happy kid living in China. And I knew nothing about computers. One day CCTV, which was the only TV network available at the time, started to broadcast a series of lectures — educational content was … Continue reading “Seymour Papert’s legacy: children, computers, and the future of programming education”