Why You MUST Avoid the PowerPoint Trap

The pressure of PowerPoint. Credit: peasap
The pressure of PowerPoint.
Credit: peasap

Yes. I can put your PowerPoint slides online.

Big deal. A lot of people can.

SlideShare alone has an abundant amount of presentations.Listen up. Getting content online is not e-learning’s greatest benefit.

In my opinion, e-learning’s greatest benefits can be that a learner is immersed in an environment where they’re actively asked to make decisions―decisions in a safe place.

In this safe place, our learner can experience the results of their decisions because you’ve actually been able to create a space that is responsive to their particular choices.

Now, consider what happens once you place content first, which is what you’re doing with your PowerPoint.

Read more: Why You MUST Avoid the PowerPoint Trap―And Stop Shortchanging e-Learning.