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Developing E-Learning Content for Schools? Mind Your Language

In your childhood, how often have you heard your parents or teachers telling you (sometimes yelling at you) with their raised eyebrows: “MIND YOUR LANGUAGE”? Quite honestly, I have heard it hundreds of time; I am sure you too have. Even today, although our educational system and learning practices have undergone massive changes, “mind your language” is one of the favourite catch phrases of teachers and parents alike. Now, imagine…

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Happy Women’s Day: The Story and History of ‘We Can Do It’ Poster

Posters are designed. Posters are used. Posters are forgotten. However, some posters remain in the pages of history forever. We Can Do It, sometimes misidentified with Rosie the Riveter, is one such poster. You sure have seen this poster at least once in your life. And it is highly likely that, nine out of ten, you have seen it in connection to feminism, women’s rights, women’s movements, women empowerment campaigns…

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Why are e-Learning Tools Important in School Level Language Learning?

Every time I read news about e-Learning initiatives being introduced for school students, I feel immensely happy and thrilled. I feel happy for the very fact that students are getting to learn subjects through or with the assistance of technology, which has become an integral part of their lives. I feel thrilled imagining how interesting and liberating learning could become with the aid of e-Learning technology. However, more often than…

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Developing E-Learning Content for School Kids? Mind Your Language- PART 1

My previous blog Developing E-Learning Content for School Kids? Mind Your Language talked about the importance of language in e-Learning content development. As promised there, the next few posts in this series will deal with the cardinal language rules to follow while developing e-Learning content for school kids. These rules indicate the key areas an e-Learning content developer should pay attention to in order to ensure language effectiveness. Rule 1:…

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“I am from IIN”: Learning in the Age of e-Learning

In December 2014 Idea Cellular, the third largest domestic carrier in India by subscriber base, launched a campaign in the form of a series of TV commercials. These commercials sought to emphasize the role Idea Internet Network aka IIN plays in helping people pursue their dreams against all odds. The first TVC in the series showed a boy failing to get admission in an IIT and yet becoming an award-winning…

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Content Writing Secret Ingredient 5:Perspective

As a content writer, you hear the word perspective on a daily basis either from your boss or from the client. Nobody wants content without a perspective and no one will approve a web content or blog that lacks the right the perspective. What Is Perspective? Let’s begin with the dictionary meaning. We can sum up the dictionary meaning of the word, as a writers’ subjective point of view of…

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Content Writing Ingredient Four: Communication Does The Job

One of the commonest complaints we encounter in content writing is this: well, the writing is good. Language is perfect. Style is remarkable and creativity is outstanding. But the content doesn’t communicate. How many times have you heard this from a client or a boss? We have been there too. Today we are writing about the most effective ingredient of content writing: COMMUNICATION. People understand communication only as the ability…

Content Writing Ingredient Three: Wit beyond Measure Is Content Writer’s Greatest Treasure

Today’s post is about that ingredient of content writing which has the power to elevate your web content, blog posts and articles from ordinary to extraordinary: namely, WIT. Those who have read Harry Potter might remember the motto of Ravenclow house: Wit beyond measure is man’s greatest treasure. Those who are into content writing surely will attest to the truth of this statement: yes, wit beyond measure indeed is a…

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Content Writing Ingredient Two: Concept Speaks Louder Than Words

Content writing, even when done in the most error free manner, gives you two types of reading experience: the good and the clueless. The content of an article or blog post might be good, written in good language and not even the best language expert on earth can find a mistake in it. However, after reading the post you wonder… hmmm. ..er… well… what is it about! Haven’t you come…

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5 Top Content Writing Secrets Are Revealed

Do you know what the greatest dream of any content writer is? Yes, that they should be able to produce extra ordinarily good content on an hourly and daily basis. This dream, unfortunately, always remains as a dream. You are a content writer. You go to office. You are assigned with a project. You sit to write. Words and ideas come rushing to you. You finish the work with a…