- simple authoring tools that incorporate symbols and activities that are as good as, and hopefully better, than existing teaching methods
- engaging interactivity with rich media
- convergence – available on all OS and mobile devices
- promotes sharing and collaboration to develop new content and peer review of learning efforts
- transparency to promote trust
- measurement of learning new knowledge; tracking progress gains
- promotes effective and efficient learning
- mentors struggling learners by incorporating intelligent feedback, tutoring, and adaptive testing.