Michael Allen's Guide to e- Learning: Building Interactive, Fun, and Effective Learning Programs for Any Company - Second Edition presents best practices for building interactive, fun, and effective online learning programs. This engaging read offers insight regarding what makes great e-learning, particularly from the perspectives of motivation and interactivity, and features history lessons that assist you in avoiding common pitfalls and guide you in the direction of e-learning success.
This updated edition also considers changes in technology and tools that facilitate the implementation of the strategies, guidelines, and techniques it presents.
Dr. Michael Allen is the founder and CEO of Allen Interactions and a pioneer of the e-learning industry. With over 45 years of professional, academic, and corporate experience in teaching, developing, and marketing interactive learning and performance support systems, Dr. Allen has led teams of doctorate-level specialists in learning research, instructional design, computer-based training, and human engineering. He developed the advanced design and development approaches used at Allen Interactions, including CCAF-Based Design and the SAM Process for iterative, collaborative development. He is a prolific writer with nine published books on designing effective e-learning solutions and is a sought-after conference speaker and recognized industry leader in the learning and training industry. Dr. Allen holds M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in educational psychology from The Ohio State University.
Making learning technology polite, effective, and fun.
A rapid system for getting it right the first time, every time.
An Agile model for developing the best learning experiences.
Forget what you know about Instructional Design and do something interesting.