Thoughts on Learning Design Strategy
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
At the DevLearn conference, I ran a Morning Buzz on Learning Design Strategy. I started with a set of questions to address, so I’ll go through their comments in roughly that order (though we didn’t exactly follow this structure): What is learning design strategy?
Designing An Effective Elearning Content Strategy
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
Just like with anything, your elearning course must have a carefully thought out plan and the right mix of elements in order to be able to capture the audience. Content strategy is the plan which outlines what form of content will be made available to learners in what form.
Using eLearning Games as an eLearning Strategy
MAY 11, 2015
When I hear the word strategy, I think of people sitting around a long table, in a large conference room, with a whiteboard full of scribbles, arrows, and numbers. Looking for a way to avoid boredom when you build your eLearning strategy? Guest blog post by Liz Sheffield.
Successful Online Employee Onboarding Strategies
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
Add recommended professional development tutorials, job-aids and eLearning programs for new employees. The post Successful Online Employee Onboarding Strategies appeared first on TalentLMS Blog. Instructional Design online employee onboardingDo you remember your first job?
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
It also creates a common language across the organization, and it improves on-the- job performance—all at a cost more reasonable than custom elearning. Conduct Behavioral Interviews” and “Design Great Training.” designer Cathy Moore. Seven Simple Secrets to.
Is eLearning Dead? Is Instructional Design Dying with It?
JANUARY 31, 2017
Death of Self-Pace eLearning. In 2016, global revenues for self-paced eLearning reached $46.6 By 2021, worldwide revenues for eLearning will plummet to $33.4 This report provides a status of the current self-paced eLearning industry and it doesn’t look healthy.
The Incredible Power of Design Thinking in Learning Design
MAY 2, 2015
Design thinking is the new rage these days. Or is it already being followed as part of the learning design process? What is the significance of design thinking in the context of learning design? What benefits does it offer to learning designers?
Build Your eLearning Strategy Around the Employee Lifecycle
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
When you’re busy creating courses and cranking out eLearning content, it’s easy to forget the “why” behind the “what” you’re creating. Without a solid strategy to fall back on, designers can lose sight of the strategy for how their content supports learners and the organization.
Instructional Design vs. Learning Game Design: What’s the Difference?
APRIL 12, 2017
Your manager decides to include games and gamification as part of this year’s training strategy. As the instructional designer, she expects you to create the learning game. Few instructional designers have real game design experience or skills.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
don’t want to learn from formal elearning. UK hospitality company "IT WASN’T DESIGNED AS. included game-based elearning. STRATEGY" 22 Wisdom of crowds for the digital age ARE YOU KEEN TO TRY OUT INTERACTIVE VIDEO THIS YEAR? complement their L&D strategy.
Learning Strategy Issues
DECEMBER 7, 2016
One presentation was on collaborating to produce an elearning course on sleeping better, with the presenter’s firm demonstrating expertise in elearning, while the other firm had the subject matter expertise on sleep health. And, per our design, issues emerged. The concern was that the knowledge of learning design wouldn’t necessarily be widespread. The post Learning Strategy Issues appeared first on Learnlets. meta-learning strategy
10 Strategies for Impactful Instruction
JANUARY 28, 2016
Whether you’re administering elearning or live classroom training the end-goal is often the same. From my experience, the it is more dependent on the instructional design and delivery. Still, you could in some ways attribute this to the instructional design.
SEPTEMBER 14, 2009
This is either in terms of specific needs, e.g., improve customer satisfaction, or as part of an overall eLearning strategy. I've spent several hours this morning trying to find good resources on eLearning Strategy development and particularly looking for examples to use in this post.
Micro-Learning as a Workplace Learning Strategy
APRIL 27, 2015
The way the term is being bandied about now would make one think that it is a new phenomenon designed to solve a myriad of workplace learning challenges. It is critical not only understand the drivers behind this sudden surge but also how it can be implemented in workplace learning strategy.
How to Implement Spaced Learning into Your eLearning Strategy
DECEMBER 5, 2016
Spaced learning will be one of the key eLearning techniques to look out for in 2017. At least, that’s according to John Curran, expert in Instructional Design and chair of the eLearning Network. It’s about time you implement spaced learning into your eLearning strategy.
Chunking Information to Design eLearning
B Online Learning
APRIL 19, 2017
This blog post covers a recent online conversation I had with an attendee at one of our eLearning Design Essentials workshops. How do I convert a large training manual into a short eLearning module?
eLearning Art and Design Tips for the Non-Designer (Part 1)
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
So you want to develop an eLearning course huh? But you are not a graphic designer, and need some tips on eLearning Art and Design to get you started? Use Minimal Design. Design with eLearning Templates. I get this question from new designers.
Make Your eLearning Personal
B Online Learning
MARCH 28, 2016
The way in which an eLearning course is written (including the script for the narration) can sometimes be the source of debate between developers and SME’s/clients.
eLearning Book Review: The Accidental Instructional Designer
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
Instructional designers and eLearning managers can learn something from Cammy Bean’s book. Here’s a question for the eLearning managers out there: How many members of your instructional design team got involved in the field by accident?
How To Create Engaging eLearning: 10 Highly Effective Strategies For eLearning Professionals
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
“Engaging” is a word that you have probably heard a thousand times since you started your eLearning career ; and a million more if you have worked as an educator or corporate trainer before that. So, how can you create engaging eLearning experiences?
How To Design a Digital Badge Strategy
DECEMBER 6, 2016
A flexible, structured Digital Badge Strategy applied to your planned and existing online learning programs will help to validate your badging initiative – ensuring that you meet your learning and organisational goals. What Does Designing a Digital Badge Strategy Look Like?
Choosing The Right Assessment Strategy
APRIL 7, 2015
However, it’s important to note that assessment strategies should vary depending on what it is you are trying to measure. Despite their similarities, elearning can have very different desired end results for the people who take them. assessments instructional design
Creating an e-learning strategy that works
APRIL 21, 2015
Rather, it should be developing an e-learning strategy. An e-learning strategy can be and should be used in whatever industry or market. Need a strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. What constitutes a strategy? Say the word “strategy” and people start to worry. Right there, you devised a strategy. What your e-learning strategy needs to include. The Conversation.
5 Benefits of Implementing a Template Strategy
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
In January of 2013 I started with eLearning Brothers as their template library manager. eLearning Brothers has one of the largest and best eLearning template libraries out there ranging from people picture graphics to games natively built within almost every major eLearning tool.
Getting Started with Content Strategy
NOVEMBER 4, 2014
Content Wrangling Workflow, like a periodic table of content strategy activities. We presented a session on content strategy called Content Wrangling: Applying Content Strategy & Information Architecture. Content Strategy Experience API / "Tin Can
7 Strategies to Facilitate “Working Out Loud”
JULY 6, 2015
Sahana’s work cuts across performance consulting, workplace learning strategies from formal to informal and social learning, knowledge management methodologies and adult learning principles.
4 Motivation Strategies for eLearning Environments with Massive Learners
OCTOBER 21, 2015
Developing training for a limited number of learners with similar backgrounds is very different from developing an eLearning program for a widely dispersed audience with varying experiences, language and cultural backgrounds. It has proven to be an excellent sales and marketing strategy.
Instructional Design: The Process – 1
OCTOBER 18, 2016
There have been all types of blend in learning, using all possible avenues from brick-and-mortar classrooms, virtual classrooms, eLearning, digital tutorials, videos, to xAPI tracking all forms of social or informal learning. Introduction to Instructional Design.
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective eLearning Designers
FEBRUARY 25, 2014
Good habits help drive successful eLearning courses. The job of an eLearning Graphic designer is to create user interfaces and user experience design effectively. This includes creating all the content envisioned by Instructional Designers. Don’t over design.
Learner-Centric eLearning Design
B Online Learning
NOVEMBER 19, 2012
Adult Learning Principles Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning Strategy adult learning principles elearning eLearning content eLearning course design instructional design learner centric Master elearning Course rapid eLearningYears ago when I was learning to be a teacher, I was quickly thrown in the deep end to teach a group of adult learners. Prac teaching’ can be a daunting experience.
10 eLearning Game Ideas for Instructional Designers
SEPTEMBER 20, 2013
Instructional Designers have the ability to make awesome eLearning games, they just don’t know it yet. Similarly, it’s okay to design games or activities that allow for the learner to fail a few times in order to succeed.
Deeper eLearning Design: Part 3 – Concepts
JULY 6, 2015
This is the third post in a series of six that covers Deeper eLearning. The goal of this series is to build upon good implementations of instructional design, and go deeper into the nuances of what makes learning really work. It is particularly focused on eLearning, but almost all of what is mentioned also applies to face-to-face or virtual instruction. Here are links to all six parts of the “Deeper eLearning Design” series: 1. Elearning.
Social Learning Cannot Be A Bolt-On Strategy
MAY 18, 2015
The current failure of organizations to integrate social learning stems from their bolt-on strategy. The post Social Learning Cannot Be A Bolt-On Strategy appeared first on Learnnovators.
Instructional Design Strategies Supported by Articulate Storyline [Infographic]
AUGUST 18, 2016
Well, Articulate Storyline is very flexible and helps developers create online courses that support a wide variety of e-learning strategies. Here is an infographic that lists instructional design strategies that are supported ably by Articulate Storyline.
2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions
DECEMBER 23, 2015
Our 2016 eLearning predictions set in terms of Gartner’s hype cycle. ” We’re putting this in here out of respect for WCW visionary David Wipperfurth, who claims that no one has done real gamification yet in eLearning.
Metacognition And Learning: Strategies For Instructional Design
The eLearning Coach
JULY 10, 2012
How to improve the learning strategies of your learners. Post from: The eLearning Coach Metacognition And Learning: Strategies For Instructional Design. Cognition