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#ASTDTK2013 Resources from ASTD Presentations

Kapp Notes

ASTD TK 2013 has been a great time. I’ve enjoyed spending time with old friends and making new ones. Articles. Fall 2011 Training Industry Quarterly Article: Improving Training: Thinking Like a Game Developer. July 2012 T&D Article: Games, Gamification and the Quest for Interactive Learning. Fall 2012 Training Industry Quarterly Article 5 Gaming Elements for elearning. ASTD Conference Avatar Design GamesHere are the slides from my presentation, my workshop on “Games and Gamification” with Koreen Olbrish will be in another post.

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Kapp ASTD 2014 (ATD) Slides and Notes

Kapp Notes

Had a great time at ASTD 2014 this year (now known as ATD-Association of Talent Development). Sneak Peak of ASTD ICE Presentation. Continuing my Work on ASTD ICE Presentation. Articles and Blog Entries of Interest. ASTD Conference Design Had a wonderful audience for my session. Orange of course gets accolades throughout the land!! Blue…better luck next time.

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ASTD ICE 2013 Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are the resources from my ASTD ICE 2013 presentation. Articles. Fall 2011 Training Industry Quarterly Article: Improving Training: Thinking Like a Game Developer. July 2012 T&D Article: Games, Gamification and the Quest for Interactive Learning. Fall 2012 Training Industry Quarterly Article 5 Gaming Elements for elearning. W209 – Interactivity, Games, and Gamification: A Research-Based Approach to Engaging Learners Through Games from Karl Kapp. Companies Mentioned. Enspire Learning. Zombies Run. Game On! Learning. Axonify. Knowledge Guru.

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ASTD Philly 2013 Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Articles. Fall 2011 Training Industry Quarterly Article: Improving Training: Thinking Like a Game Developer. July 2012 T&D Article: Games, Gamification and the Quest for Interactive Learning. Fall 2012 Training Industry Quarterly Article 5 Gaming Elements for elearning. Here are the resources from my presentation. Here are the slides: Companies Mentioned. Enspire Learning. Zombies Run. Game On! Learning. Knowledge Guru. Allen Interactions. Axionify. Game Development Software ThinkingWorlds (3D Software). Unity 3D (3D Software, fairly Complex). 2006). 2005).

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Upcoming Webinars, Articles and Events

Kapp Notes

Additionally, I am speaking at ASTD’s 2012 TechKnowledge Conference in Las Vegas. Also, you can read an article gleaned from this blog about Gamification at Learning Circuits. The article is In Defense of the Term “Gamification” as Used by Learning Professionals. PS My friend Connie Malamed also has a great feature article in that issue of Learning Circuits, Six Proven Ways to Use Examples and Non-Examples. I am presenting a couple of Webinars in the near future. Here are the details. Thursday, December 8, 2011 10:15 AM (Pacific Time). FREE Webinar.

ASTD DC Metro 2013 Presentation Resources:Gamification of Learning

Kapp Notes

Had a great time last night with the wonder folks from the ASTD DC Metro chapter, a full house with lots of great questions and interactions. Articles. Fall 2011 Training Industry Quarterly Article: Improving Training: Thinking Like a Game Developer. July 2012 T&D Article: Games, Gamification and the Quest for Interactive Learning. well played game by both teams.

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ASTD Webcast On New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

Regular readers of this blog will be aware that we recently supported ASTD research on Mobile Learning , a report around that was released in May 2012. ASTD conducted a free webinar on that research report this week. iPad rules the market : John pointed out to a Forbes article that lists 50 largest deployments of iPads. Manager, Learning Technology at Qualcomm).

ASTD ICE Slides

Kapp Notes

Articles. Fall 2011 Training Industry Quarterly Article: Improving Training: Thinking Like a Game Developer. July 2012 T&D Article: Games, Gamification and the Quest for Interactive Learning. Fall 2012 Training Industry Quarterly Article 5 Gaming Elements for elearning. Sharon Boller, Steve Boller and Leanne Batchelder from Bottom Line Performance co-presented a workshop on game design and here are the slides and some other resources related to the workshop which you may find helpful. The workshop is called “Play to Learn.” Raptivity(Games Pack).

ASTD's Big Question for December 2008: New Learning

Kapp Notes

The ASTD Big question this month is What did you learn about learning in 2008? Those are a few of the lessons I've learning and I am sure there are so many more as I learning through blogging, writing articles, speaking with others, reading and being part of the overall learning and development community. Tags: ASTD Big Question Here are a few of the lessons I have learned.

ASTD Mid NJ 2013 Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Had a great time last night with the wonder folks from the ASTD Mid-NJ chapter, lots of great questions and interactions. Articles. Fall 2011 Training Industry Quarterly Article: Improving Training: Thinking Like a Game Developer. July 2012 T&D Article: Games, Gamification and the Quest for Interactive Learning. Fall 2012 Training Industry Quarterly Article 5 Gaming Elements for elearning. Met a number of new friends caught up with some old friends and heard some wonderful presentations. and might have even gotten a few job opportunities!). Zombies Run.

Resources from ASTD 2013

Learning Journal

I was thrilled to discuss Learning Environment Design with attendees at the ASTD conference in Dallas earlier today (May 19). ASTD  - ASTD’s site has also been reorganized by communities of practice, and learners accessing the site can get at materials in a variety of ways. The CoP leaders connect us to thought leaders through webinars and invited articles. Thanks to everyone who attended my session (and hello to everyone who may be checking in because they could not!).  Here are some resources on the topic. By type of resource, by topic area, etc.

Three Great Takeaways from ASTD 2012

Mindflash

When I registered for the  ASTD International Conference & Expo 2012  over a month ago, I planned to write a recap post for two reasons: First, it’s a chance to share what I learned so people who couldn’t attend might learn something from my experience. Jane Hart  wrote a  really good article on this subject  just this week. Image via ASTD’s Facebook photo album.

ASTD ICE learning game design workshop resources

Knowledge Guru

Karl Kapp and I had a fantastic workshop last week at ASTD ICE. It’s explained in this Wikipedia article. The post ASTD ICE learning game design workshop resources appeared first on. Game Based Learning Gamification Learning Game Design ASTD ICE game based learning game design learning game design workshop also wanted to post some pics of the game prototypes.

Fri April 29: ASTD Conference “Learning 2.0 – Don’t get left behind” #ASTDL20

Learning Visions

come to ASTD New England Area’s Regional 2011 Conference: Learning 2.0 – Don’t get left behind. To help you keep up with these many changes, your ASTD New England Area local chapters have joined forces to bring you a very special event designed to share our resources, emerging experience and best thinking in a highly engaging, eye-opening conference. David is an active speaker at industry conferences and has written articles for CLO magazine, Training Magazine, and Talent Management Magazine. But if you’d like to hear from some industry notables on the topic of Learning 2.0,

Excerpt from my article on ID Strategies Published in July Issue of T&D

Kapp Notes

Check out this month’s ASTD magazine, T&D. wrote an article on instructional strategies that I think will be helpful to anyone designing e-learning or stand up instruction. The article covers different levels of learning but here is a sneak preview of some of the article. The article is titled Matching the Right Design Strategy to the Right Content.

Learning and Development Articles of Interest

Kapp Notes

Recently a colleague of mine and an alumni of Bloomsburg University's Instructional Technology program both had articles published. First, Brian Miller who blogs at eLearning Rebel and has his own company called Learning Min d wrote an article for Learning Solutions Magazine called Overcoming Obstacles To Avoid “Shovelware” E-Learning Strategies The article requires you to Subscribe or log in to read the full article. Again, you need to be a member of ASTD or purchase the article for a nominal fee.

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The 2015 ATD International Conference Backchannel: Curated Resources #ATD2015

David Kelly

atd2015: Writing Blogs, Articles, and Books to Boost Your Career – Cathy Fyock by Stan Skrabut. Curated Backchannels ASTD ATD backchannel ConferenceThis post curates resources shared via the backchannel of the 2015 ATD International Conference and Exposition being held May 17 – 20 in Orlando. I am a huge proponent of backchannel learning. Official 2015 ATD ICE Resources.

St. Louis ASTD Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Louis ASTD Conference. Here are some other valuable resources: Articles. Here is the article about how only 6% of organizations are successful in influencing employee behavior. 4 Key Strategies for Increasing Transference. The article is titled This Is Your Life (and How You Tell It). July 2012 T&D Article: Games, Gamification and the Quest for Interactive Learning.

EL247?s Vendors 2 View Guide @ #ASTD2014

eLearning 24-7

For the expo, which is the focus on this article, it kicks in gear on May 5th. couple of notes before I present my guide to ASTD exhibitors. will be using Twitter throughout the day  ( @diegoinstudio ), with live tweets using the ASTD hashtag #ASTD2014. To save time, I have them linked directly to where they are with the ASTD online guide.  Hopefully this will be fine with ASTD, but if this “bullet” changes to the vendor’s site, you will know why. Some vendors will make their debut at  ASTD. when I attend these shows. LMS Vendors.

Learning: Playing the Blame Game

Learning Rebels

The challenge, is to guide and offer solutions (we are learning professionals) – not to punch, jab and dance away, hidden behind 140 characters or a blog post.  I’ve been sitting on this article for a long time now, hoping my observations of meanness was just me. When did shaming the learner become okay? We have a customer, and the customer is the Learner. Is this our intent?

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Why Blended Learning Is Really Just Blended Training

Mindflash

Look again at what the ASTD describes the industry as: the “ knowledge-delivery” industry. David Kelly is the director of training at Carver Federal Savings Bank and  ember of the ASTD National Advisors for Chapters. He For more Daily Mindflash articles on Learning and Development, click here. Blended learning extends training beyond a single “event.”. 2. Practice!).

21 Brilliant Resources for Up-skilling Learning Designers (for the Informal & Social Learning Age)

Learnnovators

That said, there are rich skill statements out of places like ASTD and LPI.” – Clark Quinn (in our interview with him). “ As more learning designers become aware of the latest research, through their Personal Learning Networks, it will eventually take hold. Articles/Blog Posts.   THE QUOTE: “ Instructional designers need to run, not walk, away from classroom-thinking and get to the point of providing short, quick business focused learning points that are easily accessible when and where our learners need them. Karl Kapp. The industry and our clients move slowly. Surveys/Studies.

2009 Top Posts and Topics: Kapp Notes

Kapp Notes

The ASTD Big question this month is an annual question: What did you learn about learning in 2009? So, I teamed with alumni Robyn Defelice at Dishing Design and updated the article for ASTD. The Metro DC ASTD chapter asked me to do an interview about audio in e-learning and I linked to the interview and shared some of my notes. Tags: ASTD Big Question So one of the tasks I will do to answer this question is to see what posts were the Best of 2009 from several different sources. First from eLearning Learning , Here are my top posts. Random Web 2.0 Bored?-Try

Talking eLearning ROI

Web Courseworks

In his article on strategic planning for The Center for Association Leadership (ASAE/ATD) , he writes: Have you ever been through a strategy session, identified your top three or four strategic focus areas, and then thought, Geez, how are we ever going to make actions out of these? Are you an eLearning expert with an excellent idea for a new initiative or online education program? Karl M.

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Do we really need to design differently for the so called "Digital Natives"?

Kapp Notes

This month, I worked with Tony Karrer to help create the ASTD Big Question (which always seems to be multiple questions under one big theme.) The main question is Learning design differences for Digital Natives? Of course I have strong opinions on the topic due to the fact that I've written about it many times and I spend all day with digital natives at Bloomsburg University.

Learning Circuits 3D Article

Kapp Notes

As part of the blog book tour, Tony and Karl wrote an article for ASTD Learning Circuit s called Lessons Learned from Conducting 3D Virtual World Learning Experiences Here are some of those lessons, go to the article to see more detail and the "missing" lessons. Lesson 1: Solve a real business need with the implementation of the virtual immersive environment. Lesson 3: Allow learners time alone with their avatar. Lesson 5: Don’t approach design with a set of preconceived notions.

ASTD Philadelphia Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are some points from an article titled  Promoting motivation with virtual agents and avatars: role of visual presence and appearance by  Amy Baylor. 1) An experience as an avatar can change a person’s real life perceptions. In Here are links to  some research which indicates that moving through a computer generated interface as an avatar provides powerful learning stimulus. Here are the slides: Why 3D Immersive Environments. View more presentations from Karl Kapp. This as reported by Fox and Bailenson (2009). As study by Ersner-Hershfield et al.

Article: Online Communities Go Corporate

Kapp Notes

A few weeks ago, I was interviewed along with a number of other folks for an online article about the corporate implications of virtual worlds. The resulting article is titled Online Communities Go Corporate:What Can Virtual Worlds Do For Your SME? Take a few moments to check out both articles. to Susan for using the term MMOLE !)

Gamification of Learning and Instruction Theory Into Practice Blog Tour

Kapp Notes

We are starting it today as ASTD and I kick-off a 10+ stop blog book tour for the ASTD co-published book The Gamification of Learning and Instruction Fieldbook: Theory into Practice. The book is available at the ASTD Book Store. Also, there will be a live stop at ASTD Techknowledge. If you don’t have the book yet, stop by the ASTD book store a pick up a copy.

First Batch of SimWords in ASTD Article

The Learning Circuits

ASTD's Ryann Ellis has organized the first batch of SimWords in this here Glossary. Enjoy

Understanding Virtual Worlds Articles and Links

Kapp Notes

Here is a link to an article I wrote called Defining and Understanding Virtual Worlds for ASTD's Learning Circuits. One of the authors of that article is Tony O'Driscoll who I am workign wth on an article about 3D synchronous learning environments for the E-Learning Guild. Tony has a great concept called "The Seven Sensibilities of 3D Spaces."

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ASTD groks informal learning

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Informal Learning was the theme of Tony Bingham’s keynote presentation at ASTD’s International Conference and Exhibition in Washington this month. To my surprise, he brought up a recent article I wrote for CLO magazine on the importance of making connections. Here’s a recording of Tony’s presentation.

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My Learning 3.0 Conference Slides and Resources

Kapp Notes

Article in Training Quarterly: Improving Training: Thinking Like a Game Developer. Here is the audio version of my Training Quarterly article titled Improving Training: Thinking Like a Game Developer. Matching the Right Content to the Right Design Strategy (Must be an ASTD member to access.). love Chicago, such a great city and relatively close by air travel. gamification.

The Future Of Learning Design

The eLearning Coach

Karl: A recent (2008) ASTD/Institute for Corporate Productivity (i4cp) study revealed that more than 70 percent of the knowledge that employees acquire comes from informal learning experiences but that 78% of the companies allocate less than 10% of their budget for informal learning. Related Article: Games and Simulations. Tags: DESIGN ISD RECENT ARTICLES Wrong format.

How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent

Absorb LMS

This often quoted ASTD article states that it typically takes 127 to 184 hours (16 to 23 days) to create, using authoring tools, one hour of self-paced online learning containing moderate interactivity. Articles from Wikipedia and other online encyclopedia. Learners today are presented with a wealth of choices and opportunities for learning. to find learning content. solution.

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Playing with the Definition of “Game Thinking” for Instructional Designers

Kapp Notes

Soon I will be presenting at the ASTD International Conference in Washington, DC. My title for the presentation is Three Mysterious Keys to Interactive Learning: Game-Thinking, Game-Elements, and Gamification. I am presenting Wednesday morning so, if you can make it—it would be great to have you in the session. Here are some thoughts I’ve had about the definition this morning.

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6 Lessons from the Trenches of Digital Learning Game Design at #ASTDTK14

Bottom-Line Performance

When we started, we found lots of books and articles on game design – but not much on learning game design. We’ll present these – with more detail – at sessions we’re doing at ASTD TechKnowledge later this week as well as at Training 2014 in early February. Visit Us at ASTD Techknowledge! Here is a summary of six lessons we’ve learned.

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