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Trends, tips and practical takeaways—the D2L blog can help take teaching and learning to the next level.

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The Ultimate Guide to Instructional Design

Our experts break down what instructional design is, what instructional designers do and share tips for creating engaging, inclusive educational content that learners will love.

Podcast: Higher Ed – A Year in Review with Dr. Joshua Kim and Dr. Edward Maloney

In today’s episode, we take a look back at the bigger issues that affected the higher education landscape over the last year with Dr. Joshua Kim and Dr. Edward Maloney.

4 Benefits of Using Agile Principles for Learning Design

Instructional designers are applying Agile principles and methods to create learning that’s flexible, accessible and relevant to individual and organizational needs.

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Virtual Reality in Higher Education

From improved grades and engagement to high cost and increased workloads, find out the impact virtual reality is having on higher education.

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Changing Recruitment Trends in Higher Education

From career-readiness to focusing on nontraditional students and digital strategies, here are three recruitment trends being seen in higher ed.

Addressing the Skills Gap for Higher Education Grads 

What skills are most valued by employers hiring postsecondary grads, and are institutions helping their students learn them?

5 Reasons Why Investing in Workforce Upskilling Is Worth It

It’s estimated that 50% of employees will need to upskill by 2025. Get ahead of the curve by investing in workforce upskilling now.

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