eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

ILT- Instructor led training or traditional classroom training or instruction. Rather than sitting through hours of traditional classroom training, users can tap into Web-based tutorials, interactive job aids and other tools to zero in on just the information they need to solve problems, perform specific tasks or quickly update their skills. Pedagogy- The art or practice of teaching. Live webinars and virtual classrooms are both great examples.

What a MOOC Is and What It Isn’t

Your Training Edge

This is unsurprising for two reasons: MOOCs have changed considerably since they first came out, and they are continuing to evolve as both the pedagogies and the technologies. videos can be lectures or tutorials; discussions can be held privately within a virtual classroom or publicly on social media), and in theory MOOCs can be delivered on any LMS capable of handling them, or even outside of an LMS altogether.


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Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

It was the first ever public session for Placeware - a virtual meeting software company that was much later acquired by Microsoft and became Microsoft Live Meeting. After that experience, I vowed to try to stink up virtual presentations less in the future. I looked at Virtual Classroom , Distance Learning , ILT , Teaching Distance Learning. I received an inquiry about resources that would help instructors who are about to move into teaching online courses.

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Disruption to the Continuing and Professional Development Situation

Your Training Edge

While you don’t need to know what a mooc is, what you do need to know is that this pedagogy is: Flexible, Scalable, Distributive, Reliable and Accountable. Our delivery is a ‘virtual classroom’ … a place where participants work together on virtual teams and projects. Our solution for training is to NOT abandon the ILT model, nor is it to replace it with a pasts standard-learning-model. Things are changing… faster than ever before.

Boosting Course Design: 5 Easy-to-Follow Course Facilitation Techniques


Pedagogy for the current digital environment has undergone a massive revolution. This is especially true for instructor-led training programs (ILT). Role playing within a virtual classroom has purportedly created improved interest in (and awareness of) the content. eLearning course facilitation is not an extension of a course developer’s job. Contrary to popular belief, instructional designers do not teach the courses they create.

Does Microlearning Lead to Training Success?

Hurix Digital

Employees are usually challenged for time and so it is very difficult to get together an entire team on a fixed date, time and venue to attend Instructor-led trainings (ILTs) or Web-based trainings. More in Tune with Modern Pedagogy: People today are empowered with information, which they can seek and find with a few clicks of a mouse. What is Microlearning?