Category Archives: instructional technology

Twitter: Yeah, I am behind


I am REALLY late on Twitter (but as they say, better late than never).  The reason I decided to join was after reading an interesting blog on using twittering for social learning, entitled “How to Use Microblogging in the Workplace”.  … Continue reading

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Kirkpatrick does a 180: That’s more like it


In my last post, I ended with saying Training and Learning departments, just as any other business unit, needs to be accountable for effective and efficient delivery of its services as any business unit.  The Kirkpatrick Framework provides us a … Continue reading

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Applying Gagne’s 9 Event’s of Instruction


This week in IPT we are tasked with applying the Gagne’s 9 Events of Instruction to a classroom/lab-based instruction or on-the-job training (OJT) instruction or online instruction. BACKGROUND: I chose to do a lesson based off of my experience using … Continue reading

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Mager and ABCD method: Writing behavioral objectives


This week in IPT 536 the focus was on writing behavioral objectives using the ABCD (audience, behavior, conditions, degree) or Mager method (performance, conditions, and criteria).  I must admit this was QUITE hard at first.  As a teacher I am … Continue reading

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