When is audio narration helpful? Research says it’s beneficial to use audio with on-screen visuals, but to avoid redundant on-screen text.
How do you provide feedback in branching scenarios? Use intrinsic and instructional feedback, both immediate and delayed.
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When should you use a branching scenario? Strategic skills that require nuanced decision-making and are risky to practice are a good fit.
At TechLearn 2023, I discovered a number of tools to try to support learning and training. I’ll share highlights and tools in this post.
One of the most common mistakes I see in scenario-based learning is using feedback to tell learners what was right or wrong instead of showing them.
Combining branching scenarios with other training approaches lets you use them when they matter most, while using other methods effectively.
Fluency equals speed plus accuracy. To train for speed and fluency, you need to provide learners lots of practice to build skills.
If you’re hoping to move into a career in instructional design, chances are you need to gain some technology skills with common tools.
What did I learn at the Learning Solutions Conference 2023? Here’s my recap of the event with notes from every session I attended.