304 Stay on Course: Secrets of Highly Effective Agile Project Teams
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Monday, September 28
As we adapt and adopt the best of agile project management techniques from the software development industry, we need to be cognizant of the unique characteristics and needs of an instructional design and development team. Our relationships with the content, the SMEs, the learners (users), and the business are somewhat different from those of the software world.
In this session, you will tune up your existing agile project management techniques or prepare to implement them for the first time by applying the best tools and practices from the LLAMA (lot like agile approach) methodology.
Megan Torrance is CEO and founder of TorranceLearning, which helps organizations connect learning strategy to design, development, data, and ultimately performance. Megan has over 25 years of experience in learning design, deployment, and consulting. Megan and the TorranceLearning team are passionate about sharing what works in learning, so they devote considerable time to teaching and sharing about Agile project management for learning experience design and the xAPI. She is the author of Agile for Instructional Designers, The Quick Guide to LLAMA, and Making Sense of xAPI. Megan is also an eCornell Facilitator in the Women's Executive Leadership curriculum.