The ELTjam Product Development Collection

What goes into making a successful digital product? This series explores some of the principles of good product management and shares examples and case studies from across the world of ELT.

What is Learner Experience Design?

We introduced the concept of Learner Experience Design (LXD) within ELT back in 2016. Since then, we’ve continued to develop it, and it now forms the bedrock of most of the work we do with our clients in the design and development of learning products. At our recent InnovateEdTech conference in London, we took the opportunity to ask some of the delegates and speakers what Learner Experience Design means to them. Here, we share some of their fascinating responses – both from within ELT and beyond.

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10 hacks for Word – revisited

Here’s an old and very useful post, reformatted for summer. If you’re not on holiday yet, try these tips for Microsoft Word for editors and writers, and anyone who uses the software on a PC.

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Grassroots language technology

In an update of a post from @muranava’s excellent EFLNotes blog, Mike Boyle, ELT author and editor, talks about why learning to code and taking on technology projects to help language learners is a career boost for EFL teachers and materials writers.

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We develop products with many of the biggest names in ELT, including most of the major publishers. If you’d like us to help you develop digital products, let’s talk.

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