Alexander Salas interviewed me on Off the Cuff about scenario-based learning. Listen to us chat about types of scenarios for learning, how to use them, and more.
If you need an LMS, where do you start? The process of picking a Learning Management System (LMS) can feel overwhelming. Let these resources guide you.
TalentLMS asked me and 10 other folks in the learning and development world for tips for improving workplace training and elearning.
A color-coded branching scenario flowchart shows you the decision structure at a glance. Use the DotGraph proofing format with Twine to create one.
Listen to my conversation with Keith Quinn of the SSSC (Scottish Social Services Council). We discussed engaging learners, technology, and much more!
Instructional design and elearning development work can be done remotely. How do you find remote instructional design jobs?
Watch my presentation on Streamlining Branching Scenario Planning and Design for tips on getting stories from SMEs, using branching structures, and more.
Listen to the recording to learn why scenario-based learning engages participants, including how to “hook” learners and draw them into the story.
Borrow from video game design to create cutscenes in branching scenarios: short scenes that move the plot forward without requiring interaction.
A story with no challenges is boring and won’t engage your learners. When we use stories for learning, the challenges should mimic the kinds of issues learners will face in their real workplace. You don’t need an evil villain in your story, but you do need obstacles to overcome.