After working as a self-employed instructional designer and facilitator, I thought it’s time to reflect. What have I learnt? what is different compared to my previous business in Europe?
Let’s finish the year with a bit of fun. We’ve all moved online this year, even for socialising. Who hasn’t played Trivia online….? Test your knowledge of the news, including a COVID-19 test.
Well written learning objectives keep the instructional designer on track, but are they useful for the learner too? And what about learning goals and outcomes? Let’s look into the what, how and for whom.
Feeling limited by your Zoom whiteboard? If you need a way to better collaborate remotely, have a play with the Miro whiteboard and explore its features for facilitation and instructional design.
Is designing for live online so much different from face-to-face course design? You’ve got the limitations of the tool and time, and need more activities to keep participants engaged. The rest comes down to your creativity.