New to eLearning? Just looking to freshen up on the basics? Understanding the core of what works is key to feeling confident and prepared in your eLearning projects. Join us for these eight sessions exploring the fundamentals of eLearning and how you can apply essential strategies and basic tools to your own work.
Myths and misconceptions around accessibility prevent many eLearning professionals from creating accessible content. In this session you learn what they are, how to address them, and learn strategies and tips on how to support people with a range of disabilities and impairments, which will enhance your content and resources for all learners. Learn more.
Creating great learning experiences demands that we move the hearts and minds of our learners. Explore the elements of great storytelling and learn how to use them to communicate ideas, motivate your team, and fuel learners' desire to change and improve. Learn more.
Instructional designers are often asked to create learning materials in ways they know are not ideal for learners. This session provides a toolkit for turning SMEs into allies in pursuit of effective learning. We'll touch on evidence-based learning design, accessibility, and UI/UX design. We'll then practice making the case for good learning in different scenarios. Learn more.
Storyboards are a critical tool in the development of eLearning, and the medium you use can and should dictate the type of storyboard used. In this session you learn about various storyboards, how to optimize them for your projects, and ultimately nest them for a powerful approach in creating your next solution. Learn more.
Have you been waiting on the sidelines for the opportunity to craft your first educational video? Feeling unsure of where to start? This session will launch you with an overview of how and when to use video for adult instruction. We'll cover the basics of scripting, using a camera, and getting lighting and audio right. Finally, we'll cover guidelines for distributing your video and measuring its success. Learn more.
Nina Baker, Sonic Automotive & Christine Pascual, Lytx
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PT
Personas enable you to create appropriate and effective learning solutions. Gain an understanding of this powerful tool that can deepen your empathy with and understanding of learners, ensuring that your training resources are relevant to learners' job needs. Learn more.
Standardized quality guidelines for functionality, user experience, visual design, and overall consistency can ensure error-free experiences and effective learning experiences. Learn how and why to apply quality control and assurance principles to create consistent, top-notch eLearning products. Learn more.