Learning Design Articles

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Why We Developed Our Own Learning Platform

As an organization that relies on technology for everything we do, we are constantly planning ahead and asking ourselves what we can do to improve. How can we make our platform better? What functionalities are important? How can we do better for our learners, our...

Iterating on Quality: The TEL Curriculum Development Process

Many companies struggle with consistently creating high-quality products. From textbooks to apps, quality assurance is easily the most difficult and important aspect of product design and development. As TEL’s Curriculum Development team has scaled their catalog from...

Will My Credit from a TEL Course Transfer?

​A common question we get from schools and students looking to take courses for college credit from TEL is whether the credit will transfer to their school of choice. While the answer is almost always “yes,” it often requires additional explanation. The decision about...

From One to 29: Scaling Our Learning Design [Timeline]

​We launched our first course curriculum in the fall of 2018. This fall, we are set to launch four courses, which will bring our catalog of curriculum topics up to 29, including our science labs. With nearly 50 high school and higher education partners and hundreds of...