Just a few months into 2013, we can clearly see that new technology and concepts in action, as well as some cutting edge applications of Web 2.0, are proving once more that the e-learning industry is a rapidly evolving one. New trends are creating worldwide buzz and possibilities that could profoundly alter both the breadth and reach of online education.
From Learning Analytics to the MOOC movement, and from Gamification to new Design Possibilities, the e-learning field is turning out to be the game changer in 21st century education.
Although much circulated in the market in recent years, the concept of Learning Analytics continues to gain traction in online education, and the expansion of e-learning in both the industrial workplace and higher education environments, in particular, create the need to optimizing both the learning itself and the mediums through which it occurs.
Starting with this trend and expanding outwards, below you will find an infographic on some of the top trends shaping the e-learning industry this year.
Carmelo Cipolla is a Graphic Designer at KnowledgeOne Inc. with over 15 years experience in graphic design and animation.