FULL ACCESS PASS
Access to all 10-days of content during the Learning Solutions Digital Experience, May 3 – 14.
- Thought Leadership Days
- Solutions Showcase
- Digital DemoFest
- Conference Sessions
- After Hours Activities
May 3 – 14, 2021 • Virtual
Is your learning and development budget missing some zeros? This session is for you. Sadly, Oprah isn't going to attend and give everyone a new bank account. But you will get boatloads of budget-stretching ideas from your colleagues during this interactive session. You can still provide a great learning environment, even if you're running short on funds!
This session provides an overview of free and low-budget tools that enhance instructional design for a variety of audiences and environments. We will discuss how to engage internal subject matter experts (SMEs) and create communities of practice within an organization. You’ll learn to encourage learners to generate learning content (aka user-generated content) and incorporate word clouds, memes, wikis, and discussion boards into activities and assignments. You’ll better understand how to use social platforms such as Slack and Twitter, to engage learners and create "mob-style" training events (mafia not required). You’ll see ways to incorporate scavenger hunts into virtual classes and use learning technology to enable gamification and game-based learning. Finally, you’ll be able to track learning experiences using learning platforms and QR codes to increase efficiency and data to prove return on investment/expectations to stakeholders and secure a higher budget for next year.
In this session, you will learn:
Learning technology (Adobe Captivate Prime LMS), Slack, Open source wikis, Twitter, free meme creators, Wordpress, free word cloud creators, free QR code readers