Turn next-ing into real time assessment
Sad Reality of the Next Button
It’s estimated that learners spend thousands of hours a year clicking next buttons. Next buttons represent the worst of passive, click-and-read courses.
Course designers try all sorts of techniques to force learners to pay attention, like locking down courses and disabling the Next button. Well-intentioned, but all they’re really doing is giving learners time to update Facebook and text BFFs.
Pose a question relevant to the lesson content.
Correct answers move the learner on to the next page.