Two for Tuesday: Scrolling and Anxiety

1) Anyone who’s ever designed online content has been told to “keep it above the fold.” This guideline has been particularly stubborn in the e-learning world, as designers tend to think in terms of slides. Clive Shepherd examines the end to that line of thinking. Be sure to also check out this great example of a scrolling educational site, which was shared in the comments of Shepherd’s post.

2) Are you thinking about your learners’ anxiety? A few ways to reduce learner anxiety include stories, games, and testimonials.