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Interactive Multimodal Learning Environments Special Issue on Interactive Learning Environments: Contemporary Issues and Trends

  title={Interactive Multimodal Learning Environments Special Issue on Interactive Learning Environments: Contemporary Issues and Trends},
  author={Roxana Moreno and Richard E. Mayer},
What are interactive multimodal learning environments and how should they be designed to promote students’ learning? In this paper, we offer a cognitive–affective theory of learning with media from which instructional design principles are derived. Then, we review a set of experimental studies in which we found empirical support for five design principles: guided activity, reflection, feedback, control, and pretraining. Finally, we offer directions for future instructional technology research. 

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