Deep learning and expertise

Clark Quinn

So here’s a riff on deep learning and expertise. Here, I’m suggesting that the goal of deep learning is expertise. You can develop expertise much quicker with lots of opportunities to apply the knowledge. If you want expertise, know what it takes and do it. design

Remote working expertise

Clark Quinn

What are the best source(s) for remote working expertise? Two of my colleagues in the Internet Time Alliance (ITA) have expertise in working effectively. Charles Jennings does as well, personally, but a lot of his work currently is more on design methodologies and corporate strategy.

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Content Expertise for Instructional Designers

Experiencing eLearning

In the discussion on the course writer vs. instructional designer and SME models of development, Pdrum left this comment : My job includes being an IT division HR director at a university. I wonder if the problem in this case isn’t so much about content expertise as it is about being able to communicate with the SMEs effectively. I also wonder if an instructional designer with more content expertise and experience would be less effective in the role of “naive learner.&#

Novice Versus Expert Design Strategies

The eLearning Coach

When designing, consider the expertise reversal effect. eLearning Design Cognition Instructional Design expert learners expertise reversal effect novice learners novice to expertInstructional techniques for novices may be detrimental for experienced learners.

What does an instructional designer do?

PSB

Instructional Designer on the eLearning Hemisphere. To design the online learning content, need more creativity and expert mind. This is where the instructional designer’s role comes into play. So, who is an instructional designer? what does an instructional designer do?

Virtualization Major Leverages Subject Matter Expertise for Certification Training Development

Knowledge Synonyms

Virtualization Major Leverages Subject Matter Expertise for Certification Training Development. Our team of Instructional Designers, Technical Writers along with internal SMEs attended client Train the Trainer programs at Authorized Training Centers.

Novice Versus Expert Design Strategies

The eLearning Coach

When designing, consider the expertise reversal effect. eLearning Design Cognition Instructional Design expert learners expertise reversal effect novice learners novice to expertInstructional techniques for novices may be detrimental for experienced learners.

Teacher to Instructional Designer Interview Questions

Experiencing eLearning

I received a question from a classroom teacher who is hoping to make the career move to instructional design. Specifically, she wanted to know how to prepare for an interview and what instructional designer interview questions to expect. Other instructional designer interview questions.

Broad and Deep Instructional Design Skills

Experiencing eLearning

Do instructional designers and learning experience designers need to know how to use development tools, or should they focus just on analysis and design? What about people who only do development but no design; are they instructional designers?

Instructional Design Portfolio Resources

Experiencing eLearning

Everyone working in instructional design, learning experience design, or elearning should have a portfolio. This post on building an instructional design portfolio includes what to include and additional tips. Neither one has seen widespread adoption, partly because they both require more technical expertise. Check out this post with 34 great examples of instructional design and elearning portfolios , collected by Scott Winstead.

How to Unlock the Expertise Economy with Upskilling

Avilar

In their much-publicized book, The Expertise Economy: How the Smartest Companies Use Learning to Engage, Compete and Succeed , the pair depicts a future of work that is more about diverse and unique skill sets —transforming their employees into experts and ultimately, creating their biggest competitive advantage — than about knowledge, roles, and job hierarchies. In the “expertise economy,” how are companies getting the skills they need?

Expertise and Feedback: Online Collaborative Learning Enables Access to Both!

Intrepid by VitalSource

Depending on how the collaborative learning elements of the course are designed, learners will interact with a wider number of their cohorts members than would be accomplished through the limits of table-based, geography-based or proximity- based interactions (here’s hoping you didn’t sit at the wrong table.). program design

Maximize the Expertise of Your Custom E-Learning Vendor – 4 Elements You Mustn’t Miss

CommLab India

Learn how to work with your e-learning development vendor and make the most of their expertise. eLearning Design Custom eLearning Vendor

Here’s How I Became a Full-Time Freelance eLearning Designer

Tim Slade

Earlier this year, I shared with you that I made the transition into becoming a full-time freelance eLearning designer. For me, the journey to becoming a full-time freelance eLearning designer is something that I’ve been working towards for many years. In this post, I’ll share the three steps I took to become a full-time freelance eLearning designer. Over the years, I’ve made huge efforts to maintain my eLearning blog and share my expertise on social media.

Freedom to Learn and Pursue One's Expertise

Vignettes Learning

We call it Path to Expertise or Path2X. This provides them a unique perspective of their pursuit of expertise. 4) Trending and Patterns of Insights are Predictors of Expertise Areas Articulate your expertise/digital tracker. In the Path2X (Path to Expertise), our members achieve this through Path2X eShare. e-Learning Strategy eLearning instructional design mico-scenarios micro-learning ray jimenez story-based

How to Become an Expert or What I Learned from Reading “Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise”

Pract.us

Anders Ericsson is an expert on expertise. Over the last year, I’ve seen some of Ericsson’s research and learned about his concept of “deliberate practice,” so I was excited to read his new book, Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise , which summarizes much of his work over the years, explains the concept of deliberate practice, and suggests ways that we can use the secrets of experts worldwide to improve our own performance at work or at home.

Gift horses

E-Learning Provocateur

In The best of both worlds I promoted Design Thinking as a means of using customer insights to inform strategic decision making. So I’m more than comfortable with L&D professionals pushing the envelope on the basis of knowledge, curiosity, creativity and experience – so long as these activities are put through the Design Thinking cycle too. So much for Design Thinking being linear! In this way, the promise of expertise is tempered by an agile approach.

Accessibility Expertise: Determining Where It Belongs in Elearning Development

The Learning Dispatch

You might not expect a subject matter expert to have a grasp of the intricacies of instructional design. Would an instructional designer be expected to master the details of making a course accessible? Instructional Designer and Course Developer: One Person or Two? The post Accessibility Expertise: Determining Where It Belongs in Elearning Development appeared first on Microassist.

25 Tools to Create Training Videos That Engage Learners

TalentLMS

How would you even go about it, without the proper education or expertise? With this motion graphics and visual effects software, you can do anything from creating cinematic movie titles to animating logos or characters and designing in a 3D space. Video drives learning.

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Getting the SME to Share Expertise for eLearning: Understanding “Type”

Web Courseworks

dissertation proposal on contributing factors to expertise-sharing between the SME and the design team. The SME should be educated on the process and technicalities of interactive computer program design and execution. The development team member bonding with the SME starts with a better understanding of the types of expertise. In the book Expertise in Context , edited by Paul J.

Discussing the ASTD Handbook, eLearning, and Published Expertise with Elaine Biech

Web Courseworks

In other words, the ASTD Handbook is well designed as the starting point for your next self-led professional development journey. The post Discussing the ASTD Handbook, eLearning, and Published Expertise with Elaine Biech appeared first on Web Courseworks. Managing eLearning astd book review books development process distance learning elearning instructional design interview Jon Aleckson subject matter experts

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Developing Training Material for Hi-Tech IT Products – Our Expertise, Your Advantage

Origin Learning

Expertise in instructional design combined with the knowledge of subject matter experts has led us to a stage where we can rapidly understand your needs and develop high quality training content – be it from scratch or otherwise. From our pool of instructional designers and SMEs who have already worked for many IT solution providers, we create a set team which creates content to match the product offerings.

Using E-Learning to Developing Expertise in Pharma

ATD Learning Technologies

Personnel need to have the cognitive skills and develop expertise so they can flexibly and critically evaluate various options, including identifying potential risks and ways to control and mitigate them,” writes James L. Vesper in his dissertation, “Developing Expertise of Those Handling Temperature-Sensitive Pharmaceutical Products Using E-Learning.” The design principles that emerge can be used by others in future projects and are evidence of this pragmatism.

SMEs for Design

Clark Quinn

In thinking through my design checklist, I was pondering how information comes from SMEs, and the role it plays in learning design. The problem with getting design guidance from SMEs is that they literally can’t tell us what they do! The way our brains work, our expertise gets compiled away. Information that helps guide learners’ performance while they compile away their expertise. The post SMEs for Design appeared first on Learnlets. design

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Designing Mobile Learning Solutions

CourseArc

If designed correctly, mLearning can save time while providing just-in-time learning opportunities. Here are five strategies and best practices to keep in mind when designing mLearning. Design for your Organization: Not every organization will have current technologies that support mobile learning solutions. Before developing mLearning, assess whether the expertise and resources to design secure mobile solutions are available.

Access to Experts: Seven Steps to Leveraging the Expertise in Your Organization by Steve Foreman

Learning Solutions Magazine

Design Strategies Performance Support Professional Development Training StrategiesCan people in your organization get critical expert advice with ease and confidence? Here are seven steps to create or. improve your expert network.

ELC 070: Conversation Design for the Voice User Interface (VUI)

The eLearning Coach

A future skill for instructional designers is designing for voice controls. I speak with Myra Roldan about conversation design for the voice user interface (VUI). Do you wonder what learning experience designers will be doing in the future? Voice user interface design.

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Broad and Deep Instructional Design Skills

Experiencing eLearning

Do instructional designers or learning experience designers need to know how to use development tools, or should they focus just on analysis and design? What about people who only do development but no design; are they instructional designers? How much project management falls under the role of instructional designer? What about LMSs—do instructional designers need to know about those too? Save Filed under: e-Learning , Instructional Design.

Talking Instructional Design to Non-Instructional Designers

Bottom-Line Performance

I am NOT a learning designer; I am a marketer, and when I started at BLP, I quickly found out there was a lot about learning that I didn’t understand. I’d done stand-up training in the past so I thought I knew what it meant to design a training session. If you are a learning designer/instructional designer, I’m guessing these five things can help when you meet with clients: 1. Don’t assume the client knows what “instructional design&# is.

DESIGN CENTRAL: Is It Time for a Design Refresh?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Late last year Microsoft announced a design update to their MS Office product line suite, but you may have only recently noticed an update to your icons.    By the looks of things, Microsoft is in a design-y mood and is focusing on updating the look of lots of their product line. Erin  Erin Woo, Microsoft’s current Product Designer, also announced brand new file icons for Outlook on  her Twitter account  this month.

Virtual Classroom Tool Design Basics: Whiteboards

InSync Training

This is the fourth post in a series of seven titled Virtual Classroom Tool Design Basics: A Virtual Engagement Primer. Virtual training design doesn''t need to be difficult - but designers do need a working knowledge of the features each virtual classroom tool provides. If you are an experienced virtual classroom designer, please build on the basics and share your expertise. Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design

Employee Generated Learning, a transcending role for Instructional Designers 

Challenge to Learn

In this blog post, I elaborated on how this transformation boils down to a shift away from content creation by instructional designers. In my last post, I proposed three major game changers this shift towards Employee Generated Learning will have: The evolving role of the instructional designer. Today I will focus on what the implications of Employee Generated Learning are for instructional designers (people who specialize in e-Learning creation).

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Novice Versus Expert Design Strategies

The eLearning Coach

Instructional designers might be interfering with the learning process. Post from: The eLearning Coach Novice Versus Expert Design Strategies. Tags: DESIGN INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN expert learners expertise reversal effect novice learners novice to expert Here's how.

Benefits Of Outsourcing eLearning Content Development

Dan Keckan

If you want to create eLearning content but don't have the time, talents, or expertise to do so, outsourcing partnerships is an excellent way to achieve your goals. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Content Development eLearning Content Development Outsourcing Top eLearning Companie

How to Maximize Collaboration in Instructional Design

CourseArc

Designing online courses is a multifaceted endeavor — and all those different facets are often the job of the same person: you. Each stage of the process, from analysis and design to development, testing, implementation, and evaluation, requires a different mindset, skills, and expertise. As instructional designers create eLearning courses, they must perform a variety of jobs to deliver the final product, including (but not limited to): Project Management.

How to collaborate successfully in complex instructional design

Matrix

Instructional design is one of them. Instructional designers work with HR specialists, web developers, animators, visual design professionals, LMS administrators, user experience consultants, and project managers. How to collaborate successfully in complex instructional design.

Tips to Build eLearning Courses with Intuitive Design

CommLab India

Designing intuitive eLearning courses is both an art and a science. It takes a whole lot of technical expertise, a pinch of creativity, and a dash of empathy too. Learn all about intuitive eLearning design in this blog. eLearning Design

What Does an Instructional Designer Do?

eLearningMind

If you landed on this page, you’re either considering a career in the eLearning industry, are going to school for a master’s degree in instructional design, or you’re already working as an instructional designer (ID) and want to grow in your career. The Learner-Centered Design Process.

What instructional designers need to know about blended learning

Matrix

Even back in my early days as an instructional designer, we tried our best to have various training methods. Instructional designers have infinitely more options today than there were some fifteen years ago. Read more: How to handle information overload in instructional design.

Virtual Classroom Tool Design Basics: Chat

InSync Training

This is the second post in a series of seven titled Virtual Classroom Tool Design Basics: A Virtual Engagement Primer. Virtual training design doesn''t need to be difficult - but designers do need a working knowledge of the features each virtual classroom tool provides. If you are an experienced virtual classroom designer, please build on the basics and share your expertise. Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design