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Researchers have suggested that ELT materials should be created in a more systematic way. This presentation proposed a systematic creation process by introducing an Instructional Design model called ADDIE (Analyze, Design, Develop, Implement and Evaluate) and how it can be applied to the creation of ELT materials.
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Making great teaching materials is not only about the content but also how it is presented. Research has shown that visual design influences both student comprehension and motivation. This workshop offered some visual design best practices to improve student learning, and demonstrated how they can be applied to materials using word processing software.
References can be downloaded HERE
The handout can be downloaded HERE
Thanks again to the Materials Writers Special Interest Group (MW SIG) for inviting me to step in and give a last minute presentation. It was a very interesting and stimulating conversation.