Agile vs ADDIE: Which Is Better for Learning Design?

Bottom-Line Performance

My last post was about Agile Learning Design , an iterative model of instructional design that focuses on collaboration and rapid prototyping. It is the hot new alternative to the old, and some have argued outdated, ADDIE model that has been the ultimate instructional design model for years.

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ADDIE isn't Dead; it's just more Agile

Integrated Learnings

Readers of this blog know that I've been a big defender of ADDIE ( Adapting 20th Century Training Models for the Future , ADDIE isn't Dead, how can it be? , As a reminder, ADDIE stands for Analyze, Design, Develop, Implement, and Evaluate. No ADDIE isn't dead.

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What Is Agile Learning Design?

Bottom-Line Performance

If you’re in the learning design business or working with game based learning , then you’ve probably come across the term “Agile” a lot recently, so we’re going to try and make sense of it. So let’s dive in and learn about Agile Learning Design.

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Book review: Leaving ADDIE for SAM: will agile eLearning development become mainstream?

Challenge to Learn

I believe that an agile approach will bring a lot of benefits to e-Learning development. I’m interested in agile development because we develop the easygenerator software in an agile way. Their conclusion is: ADDIE falls short, we need something else (and I agree).

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Comparing The Differences Of ADDIE And Agile In Learning And Development

eLearning Industry

While there are many training course creation methodologies out there, two of the most widely used are the ADDIE Model and the Agile Framework. Instructional Design ADDIE Agile Learning eLearning Development Best Practices Employee Training Instructional Design Best Practices

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ADDIE or Agile? A false dichotomy

Torrance Learning

There’s a lot of buzz these days about whether we should abandon the training industry’s go-to model, ADDIE, for an Agile approach. A disclaimer: we’re all about Agile, or rather, LLAMA – the Lot Like Agile Methods Approach – here at TorranceLearning. But that doesn’t mean we give up on what ADDIE has taught us. One of the core tenets of an Agile approach is iterative development. ADDIE stands for Analyze, Design, Develop, Implement, Evaluate.

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Point-of-Work & ADDIE? Say It Ain’t So…

Living in Learning

70:20:10 AGILE Data Analytics Discovery & Consulting Performance Assessments Performance Support Rants & Ramblings Sustained Capability ADDIE Discovery intentional design Performance Assessment point of work xAPIMy recent post “70:20:10 – Myth or Legend?” roused a few readers to offer up some really solid comments, and there were a few that left me feeling like I was at a NASCAR race and just shouted “Ford Rules!”

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Intentional Design Vs ADDIE

Living in Learning

AGILE EPSS Learning @ the Point of Work Learning Readiness Assessment Performer Support embedded performance support EPS ISD The "intentional" aspect of this design model is focused on impacting performance at the point of work first. This methodology is at the core of a Learning & Performance paradigm, which, by the way, is inclusive of training.but only if and when it is necessary. Our objective is shrinking time-to-impact, not time-to-training.

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Agile eLearning development: business goals and road map

Challenge to Learn

This is a first post in a series of post on Agile eLearning development. This series is sparked by the book ‘Leaving ADDIE for SAM’ by Michael Allen and Richard Sites. Michael told me that he is working on a new book on agile project management, that will also address this.

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Agile Learning Design for Beginners (Free White Paper)

Bottom-Line Performance

Jennifer Bertram , Director of Instructional Design here at Bottom-Line Performance, has authored a new white paper on Agile Learning Design. You can download the white paper by filling out the form below: Here’s an overview of the content covered in the white paper: Why not ADDIE.

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5 quick wins for more agile e-learning development

Challenge to Learn

I write and present on agile e-learning development since 2011. 5 quick wins for more agile e-learning development. If you want to know more on agile, check out my links at the bottom of the post. Create an agile e-learning customer. Include agile best practices.

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Agile eLearning development (4): Planning and execution

Challenge to Learn

When using an agile approach there is a different way of making estimations, you don’t calculate hours but use story-points. This post is part of a series on agile eLearning development: Review on Michael Allen’s book ‘Leaving ADDIE for SAM.

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Managing Your Team’s Workload With Agile Learning Design

Bottom-Line Performance

This is an excerpt from Jennifer Bertram’s new white paper, Agile Learning Design for Beginners: Designing Learning at the Speed of Change. Agile does not mean there isn’t any planning, but rather that planning is different. Agile White Paper agile agile learning design white paper

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Agile & ADDIE -Tango or Face Off 2

Learning Cafe

Over the years the systematic ADDIE process has proven successful in design and development of learning. However, is ADDIE too “organised” in today’s world of swift change. The last decade or so has seen the emergence of a number of alternative approaches to address the new demands of learning – such as Rapid Learning, Agile and Scrum, SAM, DADDIE (D is Define from DMAIC) so on. We Discuss: Is ADDIE failing to effectively meet the new demands for learning. Overview.

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Agile eLearning development (6): Recap

Challenge to Learn

Over the past weeks I have written a series of blog post on agile eLearning development. Leaving ADDIE for SAM. The book ‘Leaving Addie’ for Sam by Michael Allen and Richard Sites inspired me to write these series. Agile e-Learning development e-Learning

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What is Agile eLearning?

LearnUpon

That’s where agile eLearning can help. Agility is defined as the ability to move quickly and easily. When developing an agile eLearning course, the development process is redesigned to incorporate both of these factors. What is agile eLearning? ADDIE vs Agile eLearning.

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ADDIE isn't dead; how can it be?

Integrated Learnings

There has been a lot of discussion, and an infamous article or two, in our field about the death of the ADDIE model. As a reminder, ADDIE stands for Analyze, Design, Develop, Implement, and Evaluate. And if the attacks are based on the long timelines typically associated with ADDIE, then they make some valid points. And models such as ADDIE help us do so. ADDIE is the basic backbone of our processes. So what are your views on ADDIE? By Jay Lambert.

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Getting To Know ADDIE: Part 1 – Analysis

Geenio

In a nutshell, ADDIE is an acronym where every letter corresponds to. The ADDIE methodology was developed in. This popularity is owed to the fact that ADDIE is simple to use, flexible, and versatile. benefit of ADDIE is that it is cyclical; that is, it enables you to.

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Agile Is Important For eLearning Development Today, Isn't It?

eLearning Industry

Agile has been here in this industry for quite some time but it's fairly new in eLearning development. In this article, we will see how the Agile methodology is better in all aspects as compared to the traditional ADDIE methodology. eLearning Design and Development ADDIE Agile Development eLearning Development eLearning Development Best Practices

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Comparing the Differences of ADDIE and Agile in Learning and Development

Designing Digitally

While there are many course creation methodologies out there, two of the most widely used are the ADDIE Model and the Agile Framework

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Agile eLearning development (3): Best practices, Demo’s, user stories and backlog

Challenge to Learn

In the previous post on agile eLearning development I wrote about culture. Agile development offers a range of best practices that are relatively easy to implement. Agile development works in short sprints (one or 2 weeks). When using Addie you can also do this.

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Agile tips that will improve your eLearning development

Challenge to Learn

I love agile development. You can apply the lessons learned from agile software development to eLearning development as well. For me one of the biggest benefits of agile development is that you involve your client in the development process, that is what makes the biggest difference.

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Agile E-Learning development

Challenge to Learn

I believe in the AGILE approach. At easygenerator we develop our software in an Agile way and it works wonders for us (I wrote about this in an earlier post ). I also wrote earlier about Agile e-Learning development in a post for the LCBQ. Recently I noticed that more and more people are writing about agile e-Learning development. The agile e-Learning process. It gives a very complete overview on how to apply the agile approach for e-Learning.

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Are You AGILE?

dVinci Interactive

Today, training and development professionals must deliver faster, more flexible customized learning solutions, and ultimately, be more agile instructional designers. For years, instructional designers have been using the ADDIE model to create effective training and job aids to support employee performance. ADDIE is comprised of five phases: Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation. The post Are You AGILE? eLearning AGILE

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Reconciling ADDIE and Agile by Megan Torrance

Learning Solutions Magazine

Many instructional designers know and use the linear ADDIE approach to development projects. same time, many are also aware of agile methods that offer significant flexibility and facilitate changes. At the. Does a designer have to choose one or the other? Not really—and this article explains why. Design Strategies Instructional Design Management Professional Development Project Management

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On demand: agile e-Learning development #LCBQ

Challenge to Learn

The most used one is the ADDIE model, where development has five phases:Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation and Evaluation. We did e-Learning development through waterfall models for years, but now we have the agile approach.

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Agile eLearning development (5): Chatty Kidz

Challenge to Learn

One of the people who responded to my posts on agile development is Ken Taggert , He is developing an Ipad app (Chatty Kidz) which combines video conferencing with educational activities for kids. Agile eLearning development: business goals and road map.

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An Agile Year in Review

Torrance Learning

2014 was a big year for us in our Agile journey. A Quick Guide to LLAMA: Agile Project Management for Learning. Some of it is Agile-specific. That’s what you can expect as you implement LLAMA or any of the Agile project management approaches. All-Around Agility.

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Looking Back on 2010 with ADDIE

Integrated Learnings

Though a variety of models guide our instructional design work, I’d argue that ADDIE functions as the basic backbone of the process. Just about every model, trend, and best practice in the field supports one of the phases of ADDIE. So with this in mind, it seems appropriate to take a look at the articles posted to this blog over the past year and organize them according to how they jive with ADDIE. A Formula for Storytelling in eLearning Rapid Development the Agile Way.

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ADDIE vs AGILE: How to set up a fast and effective eLearning production process

LearnUpon

The ADDIE model for eLearning. ADDIE has been around since the 1950s. ADDIE is an acronym made up of five words: Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation. Pros of ADDIE. Cons of ADDIE. AGILE development for eLearning production.

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Back To Basics: What is ADDIE?

Obsidian Learning

This week we wanted to discuss one of the most common instructional design models, ADDIE. ADDIE is an acronym for a model of instructional design and development. Let’s look at ADDIE in more detail to find out whether it could work for you, your project and your client.

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Day one: My agile eLearning development presentation from #DevLearn

Challenge to Learn

So for day one I will limit myself to my presentation on agile eLearning development. And of course Leaving Addie for Sam , by Michael Allen. For those who are interested, here are the links to the related blogs I posted earlier: Review on Michael Allen’s book ‘Leaving ADDIE for SAM. Agile eLearning development: business goals and road map. Agile eLearning development (2): Culture. Agile eLearning development (4): Planning and execution.

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Learning Game Design Series, Part 8: Dump ADDIE; Iterate Instead

Knowledge Guru

The post Learning Game Design Series, Part 8: Dump ADDIE; Iterate Instead appeared first on. Game Based Learning Learning Game Design agile instructional design learning game design learning game design series Learning game design is a VERY iterative process.

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Embracing The AGILE Method For Great eLearning Results

eFront

Agile learning design isn’t really a new phenomenon. Athletes, savvy entrepreneurs and hard-nosed businesspeople have known for decades that being agile in the face of tough competition is the key to success. What is Agile Learning? Making Agile Work in Organizations.

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Alternative to ADDIE –Scrum

Kapp Notes

For a long, long time the ADDIE model has been held up as the “holy grail&# of the process to design instruction. An alternative, presented in only 7 minutes in the video below is to use the agile software development method known as Scrum. Check out the video and see if this compressed method would work for your design needs. Image from Reaktor. Design

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