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Talent Development and Instructional Design

How Long Does It Take To Create an Hour of Learning #ILT #VILT #eLearning #blendedlearning

Bryan Chapman created two great resources on the cost of¬†developing one hour of learning. They are from a few years ago but still provide great information. They are located here: How long does it take to create learning? Large Scale, Blended Learning Development: Benchmark 2013 To find out more about Bryan Chapman and the Chapman […]

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Thank You to My Metro DC ASTD Chapter Friends

As it is time for me to transition off of the Metro DC ASTD Chapter’s Board of Directors (I was the 2012 President Past), I would like to thank a lot of people. Warning – The list is long! I tried to keep the thank you’s short but please know that I am so grateful […]

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Talent Development and Instructional Design

Writing Multiple-Choice Questions for Higher-level Thinking by Mike Dickinson

I will never try to impersonate a good question writer. Otherwise known as a person that is an expert in the field of psychometrics. I have always been curious about the use of multiple choice questions for higher level objectives. This article discusses this topic. Writing Multiple-Choice Questions for Higher-level Thinking by Mike Dickinson: Multiple-choice […]

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Talent Development and Instructional Design

On Becoming an ISD

First of all, I am not an expert on becoming an Instructional Systems Designer (ISD). But, I have been asked by a few people and I would like to present some of the resources that I usually refer people to. If you want to become an ISD and you have never worked in the field […]

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Talent Development and Instructional Design

Relax! Everything You Know About Content is Wrong – Dick Carlson

Well, I made it. I am in my first session at #TK1o – Relax! Everything You Know About Content is Wrong with Dick Carlson. #TK10PRE In this session I hope to learn: How to Integrate tools like Twitter, Facebook, and e-mail lists into our e-learning projects Design a successful free/pay mdoel for learning content Create a […]

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Talent Development and Instructional Design

Teamwork and Elearning

I worked with a great group of people for the last three days. We were “sequestered” and working on developing an elearning module using Captivate, Presenter, PowerPoint, video, audio, document data files, and graphics. Our group was past forming, storming, norming, and were defintely performing. We have many lessons learned and will be documenting them […]

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Talent Development and Instructional Design

Games in Training

Tonight I went to a UMBC ISD Training Forum on The Power of Play: Effective Training Through Games and Similations. It was great. The topics and speakers are below. I have also included links to games in training websites that were given to us tonight. I will update this post with my notes this weekend. […]