A prospective client called asking to convert some training to online. This is our (fictionalized) conversation about using a scenario-based approach to the course.
This Storyline interaction simulates a series of text messages where you choose from three response options. Each response is assigned a score, which determines the final feedback message.
The links and resources in this post include branching scenarios, learner engagement, summaries of learning research, and good news for job seekers.
People deserve to be paid for their time and effort. However, in some limited circumstances, creating free elearning samples make sense.
Use this time tracking template to record how long you spend on each instructional design task. This improves future time estimates and invoicing.
Review the pros and cons of the Articulate Rise scenario block. It’s quick and easy to build branching scenarios, but has limitations in functionality and flexibility.
40+ book recommendations on instructional design, eLearning, learning and psychology research, gamification, visual design, and more
The links and resources in this post include learning science, patterns and tips for branching scenarios, visual design principles, and some free resources.
A collection of resources and tools for creating your instructional design or elearning portfolio
Bryan Jones from eLearningArt invited me and 59 other eLearning people to share their single best tip for creating effective eLearning scenarios.