Special Guest Chelsea Hans on Instructional Design, Vectors, and Pallets

We start off Monday with a special guest. Chelsea Hans is a Freelance Instructional Designer and eLearning Professional from Phoenix, AZ. Brent and Chelsea talk about the world of ID and eLearning creation. They discuss look and feel, colors, and some layout tips and tricks.

  1. Chelsea’s history
  2. Color pallets
  3. Vector graphics handling
  4. Practical ideas
  5. Choosing images
  6. Graphic Design vs Instructional Design
  7. Image search tips

Links in the chat:

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/putting-all-together-using-design-trends-professional-chelsea-hans/

https://www.pantone.com/

https://inkscape.org/

https://www.linkedin.com/in/chelsea-h/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f_MTLsA1De8

https://youtu.be/yfv6yCablGU

https://pixabay.com/en/

https://unsplash.com/

https://www.amazon.com/Impossible-Ignore-Memorable-Influence-Decisions/dp/1259584135/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=

https://hanschelsea.wixsite.com/chelseahansportfolio

Watch the Playback:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/011419

Picture: Glenn Carstens-Peters

Special Guest Taylor Tomanio Talks ID, Hands On, and Tool Choices

Monday starts the week with a special guest, Taylor Tomanio. She is an Instructional Designer at Shoptech Software where she acts as a designer, video editor, and e-learning developer. Taylor completed the Articulate Expert Training in Boson in 2018 and focuses on e-learning development and interactive training courses. Taylor has given webinars for Quinnipiac University’s Instructional Design Graduate Program and has spoken on the Women in Tech’s Social Platforms for a Takeover Episode.

  1. Taylor’s history
  2. Getting training
  3. Tools of the trade
  4. Hands on look at the world
  5. Storyline vs. Captivate vs. Domiknow

Links in the chat:

https://www.shoptech.com/

https://dominknow.com/

https://ls.kuleuven.be/cgi-bin/wa?A0=AWARE

https://teacher.qkids.net/

https://teacheslonlineanywhere.com/jiuqu-english-native-speaker-of-american-english/

Watch the Playback:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/101518

Picture: William Iven

Special Guest Brian Moon talks Concept Mapping as Assessments – SERO

Today we get a special visit from Brain Moon. He does consulting work around discovering expertise through concept mapping. He’s created a cool tool called SERO that let’s instructors use concept mapping as an assessment tool.

It’s an amazing step outside the usual multiple choice assessment that we have all have come to know… and sometimes loathe. The tool is in beta testing but available for you to try out.

  1. Who is Brian?
  2. What was the trigger for creating SERO?
  3. Why Concept mapping works
  4. SERO demo

Links in the chat:

https://www.serolearn.com/

https://vue.tufts.edu/

https://cmap.ihmc.us/

Watch the Playback:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/080818

Special Guest Kristen Talks Projects, Hobbies, and Tools of the Trade

Today we get a special visit from Kristen Hayden Safdie who is a Learning Technology Specialist with Motivf. She stops in to talk about freelance work and what that means in the L&D field in today’s world.

  1. Kristen’s history
  2. Poll: % of Project done by self
  3. Collective freelancers
  4. Multi-talent in L&D
  5. The group hobbies
  6. Linking outside hobbies to talents in L&D
  7. Industry standard tools.

Links in the chat:

http://www.motivf.com/

https://www.skillshare.com/user/jakebartlett

Watch the Playback:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/080718

Picture: Javier Grixo

Special Guest Kevin Thorn on Expectations, Comics in L&D, and Lego Serious Play

Today we take a break from Video Friday and have special guest Kevin Thorn in the window. Kevin is owner of NuggetHead Studioz, a boutique custom design and development studio specializing in online learning experiences. He combines his military and industry experience and talks to the group today about the ever-changing world of L&D.

  1. Kevin’s history
  2. Managing expectations
  3. Character and story
  4. Lego serious play

Links in the chat:

http://nuggethead.net/

https://amzn.to/2K1W6lg

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5j-S448XC8k

The 10 Best Motion Comics

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https://www.crowdcast.io/e/072718

Picture: Iker Urteaga