An Exploration of Education Tech and E-Learning
by Mike Simpson
About Mike Simpson’s E-Learning / Education Tech Explorations
Mike is an educator and designer from Toronto, Canada. Since 2000, he’s been a teacher / trainer and designer / media producer. Currently working on e-learning via hands-on exploration and study (Certificate at the University of Toronto), Mike is very excited about continuing to grow his skills in the hybrid areas that exist between education development and design / media.
Recently Mike has expanded from Adobe CC and its broad tools to the use of e-learning authoring tools and HTML5 animation programs (Articulate Storyline 2 and Tumult Hype). He’s currently seeking work in teaching / training and e-learning development / graphic design.
In late 2015 I hit upon an idea that would take about six months to come to fruition. The idea was to take WordPress, with its marvellous graphic and page layout abilities, and turn it into a full fledged learning management system (LMS). This is not an easy task but...read more
Well, I guess I’m officially a career student. I’ve returned to college/university studies three times in the two decades since I graduated university (in 2001 for a TESL teaching certificate, and in 2009 for a Design-Media diploma). Most recently, in fall...read more