Kineo presentation given at the eLearning Guild's DevLearn 2009 in San Jose. Examples and tips to spice up your learning design and techniques for rapid instructional design. We also go through ten
Kineo presentation given at the eLearning Guild's DevLearn 2009 in San Jose. Examples and tips to spice up your learning design and techniques for rapid instructional design. We also go through ten tips for engaging your learners.
Photo credit: Big Yawn from twob’s Flickr photostream
Rapid ID Approaches, Rapidly Photo credit: *Time* ticking away from mike9alive’s Flickr photostream
Designing rapidly Show, don’t tell – pictures not paperwork Get to a first version quickly – get it wrong first time Get in front of users as soon as you can Iterate until it’s right (or right enough) – think about the shelf life, it’s disposable… Keep a playlist of 10 tracks for design…
Track 2: Give Me A Reason Object to learning objectives. By the end of this course, you’ll yadda yadda yadda Sell the course, don’t describe it Find the fears, hopes and dreams
Traditional objectives As a result of attending this session you will be able to: Identify three case studies of Fortune 1000 companies who are successfully using eLearning Define ten tips for creating better eLearning and how these map to specific strategies and tools Evaluate the pro's and con's of different eLearning interventions as solutions to specific kinds of learning challenges Describe your own personal experience creating eLearning as a practitioner
Using audio with stills to set the tone and focus the learner’s attention...
Track 3: Let Me Tell You Something Getting the best stories. Get war stories from your best people Get true stories from your newer people
Recording with Skype to get an authentic voice...
Track 4: Beauty is Only Skin Deep Tear down the wallpaper. Make graphics earn their place Complement text, don’t fight it
Make sure graphics have a purpose...instead of window dressing
Track 5: School’s Out… This is assessment in the real world. Make it tough as hell Make it open any time Do it, prove it, move on
Track 6: Hurts So Good Make more mistakes. Tallulah Bankhead: “If I had to live my life again, I'd make the same mistakes, only sooner.” Find the mistakes that hurt the most Keep ‘em real Play it out Useful feedback