Thinking of eLearning? Let These Quotes Inspire You

Written By Alla Levin
January 17, 2020

Thinking of eLearning? Let These Quotes Inspire You

With the world making a transition from pen and paper to digitalisation, it is no surprise that even our classrooms are online these days. 

Many people are making the decision instead of commuting to college or university to instead learn from home and gain knowledge using online resources.

Online schools such as Regis College offer a whole myriad of courses that can improve your learning experience and allow you to learn at your own pace. 

If you are considering taking the leap towards an online course this year, here are some of the inspirational eLearning quotes that will convince you to add this to your New Year’s resolution list. 

Get inspired by these motovational eLearning quotes

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“eLearning doesn’t just “happen”! It requires careful planning and implementation.” 

“Students do not learn much just sitting in classes listening to teachers, memorizing prepackaged assignments, and spitting out answers. They must talk about what they are learning, write reflectively about it, relate it to past experiences, and apply it to their daily lives. They must make what they learn part of themselves.” – Arthur W. Chickering and Stephen C. Ehrmann


“In order to create an engaging learning experience, the role of the instructor is optional, but the role of the learner is essential.” – Bernard Bull


“The most profound words will remain unread unless you can keep the learner engaged. You can’t see their eyes to know if they got it so … say it, show it, write it, demo it and link it to an activity.” – James Bates


“Teaching in the Internet age means we must teach tomorrow’s skills today.”  – Jennifer Fleming


“The most important principle for designing lively eLearning is to see eLearning design not as information design but as designing an experience.” – Cathy Moore


“eLearning shouldn’t be a casual joy ride on a Sunday afternoon with the cruise control engaged. The sole purpose of eLearning is to teach.”  – Christopher Palm


“The most effective, successful professionals are constantly learning, they take the time to apply what they have learned, and they continually work to improve themselves.” – Joel Gardner


“Think about what your learners need to do with that information after the course is finished and design around that.” – Matthew Guyan


“We don’t care what people know, we care what they do. It’s all about performance.” – Michael Allen


“When it comes to eLearning, content means everything. If eLearning content is not masterfully designed, all the rest will just go down the drain.” – Christopher Pappas


“One of the most important areas we can develop as professionals is competence in accessing and sharing knowledge.” – Connie Malamed


“Online learning is not the next big thing, it is the now big thing.” – Donna J. Abernathyonline learning


“eLearning is changing. And, we will see new models, new technologies and designs emerge. So, let’s drop the “e” – or at least give it a new and wider definition.” – Elliot Masie


“We need to bring learning to people instead of people to learning.” – Elliot Masie


“If learners think it looks bad, you may have lost a good percentage of the battle in getting them to pay attention.” – Patti Shank


“Think out of the box and create a learning experience where the learner can interact with the content and their brains.” – Rosalie Ledda Valdez


“The key to success is to appreciate how people learn, understand the thought process that goes into instructional design, what works well, and a range of different ways of achieving goals.” – Tim Buff

I hope you have enjoyed my great list of eLearning quotes.

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