Icons enhance learning when they add meaning to instructional materials. With this list of resources, you’ll probably find all the icons you’ll ever need.
Effective analogies for learning rely on the transfer of a familiar concept to a new concept. Review the guidelines for writing more effective analogies.
Consistent research demonstrates that the missing ingredient to many study routines that seek long-term retention is repeated retrieval practice. It is more beneficial than repeated study.
Seen through the lens of cognitive load, there are three aspects of collaborative learning to consider during design: the learning task, the individual learners and the group.