Fall 2014 CAC

Hi there! I’m thrilled to announce that I’ll be attending the Corporate Advisory Council (CAC) conference in Bloomsburg PA. It’ll run November 12 – 14, which is next week! I can’t wait to see everyone and hear some great presentations about what’s going on in the ID field right now. In other news, I’ve expanded[…]

Summer 2014

I can’t believe the summer is already over and autumn has begun.  It’s far past time to give some updates! CAC went well.  We presented on scenario-based learning, and there was a lot of interest in our techniques.  I talked about my panel layout in Storyline, and we showcased videos and animated lectures.  However, the[…]

Presenting at CAC

I’m very excited to announce that I’m going to be presenting at CAC at the beginning of April with Strayer.  We’re going to present about scenario-based learning, and I’ll get a chance to showcase some of the work I’ve been doing.  This is going to be a great opportunity for my team, and a fantastic[…]

Utilizing Creativity in the Instructional Design Process

For my final internship reflection, I would like to write about something that is a very important consideration in any project, but which is rarely given the consideration it deserves.  I am talking, of course, about creativity.  Utilizing creativity in the instructional design process is something that is a very hot topic in the industry[…]

Working with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs)

My experience in working with subject matter experts, or SMEs, has grown exponentially in my short time as an intern at Strayer University.  I have worked with four SMEs so far and have had kickoff meeting with two more this past week.  Each SME has been as unique as the course they are assigned to.[…]

Instructional Strategies

The first course I was assigned as a developer was assigned it to me with the original expectation that I would create some banners and buttons that would customize the course shell in our LMS system.  However, the project has grown and evolved into something that I am very excited about implementing.  Over the course[…]