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#ASTDTK2013 Resources from ASTD Presentations

Kapp Notes

ASTD TK 2013 has been a great time. 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 GamesI’ve enjoyed spending time with old friends and making new ones. Here are the slides from my presentation, my workshop on “Games and Gamification” with Koreen Olbrish will be in another post.

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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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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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South Florida ASTD Slides and Resources

Kapp Notes

I had a chance to give a presentation to the South Florida ASTD chapter virtually this evening, would have loved to have been there in person. Here are some resources and posts related to today’s webinar: Article in Training Quarterly: Improving Training: Thinking Like a Game Developer. The beauty and curse of technology. Anyway, here are the slides and some resources. Design

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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.

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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. Here I am with Erik. Zombies Run.

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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 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).

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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 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.

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.

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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.

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. I 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.

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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). “ 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. This means leveraging new technologies to deliver non-traditional instruction.”- Karl Kapp. What are the new skills required for designing informal and social learning interventions for today’s workplaces?

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.

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. A couple of notes before I present my guide to ASTD exhibitors. I 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. Hi all! I know, I know your jealous.

A Brief Historical Look at Corporate Training

Litmos

The American Society for Training and Development began referring to itself as ASTD to underscore that it wanted to broaden its scope as a professional organization." - Wikipedia. Articles history of CBT history of corporate training The history of elearning the history of LMSAs I get older, new professionals fresh out of Ed Tech programs look younger and younger. Not so. Only 8.2%

Learning: Playing the Blame Game

Learning Rebels

I’ve been sitting on this article for a long time now, hoping my observations of meanness was just me. Accidental Trainer Change Culture Leadership Learning Rebel News Status Quo Accidental Trainers ASTD ATD Communication Development L&D Leadership Development motivation questioning Risk When did shaming the learner become okay? We have a customer, and the customer is the Learner.

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 Statistics.

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.

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. 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. It was for the Learn St. Books.

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. For more Daily Mindflash articles on Learning and Development, click here. Proponents of blended learning point to several benefits of the approach, including: 1.

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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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. 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. 1) An experience as an avatar can change a person’s real life perceptions. 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 !)

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.

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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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.). I love Chicago, such a great city and relatively close by air travel. gamification.

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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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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.