The links and resources in this post include collections of research, specific research on retrieval practice, an overview of learning theories, H5P’s new branching scenario option, and a widget for changing the colors in the Storyline modern player.
Does Gamification Actually Work? Yes, and Here’s Why | BLP Gamification works when it’s designed
A Habit-based Approach to Racial Bias | Usable Learning Summary of research that successfully reduced
Does Humor Enhance Learning? A summary of research on humor in learning. Most of the
The Backfire Effect is NOT Prevalent: Good News for Debunkers, Humans, and Learning Professionals! –
Smile Sheet Questions — New Examples July 2016 – Work-Learning Research Will Thalheimer shares some
How Much Do People Forget? – Work-Learning Research This is the link I send people
Scenario-Based Training for Workforce L&D How scenario-based training reduces the time required to develop expertise,
Will at Work Learning: Major Research Review on eLearning Effectiveness Will Thalheimer reviews the research
PPatti Shank’s Practice and Feedback for Deeper Learning is a summary of tactics you can use to create memorable, relevant practice opportunities and provide constructive, beneficial feedback for learners. Everything in the book is backed by research and written to be immediately usable by instructional designers and trainers.