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   Instructional Design

What is Instructional Design?

The ADDIE Model

Intro to Educational Technology Lecture Notes by topic:

Gagne’s Nine Events

A Brief Explanation of Gagne’s 9 events:

Using Gagne's 9 events

The ICARE Model

4 Steps to a Needs Assessment

Principles and Methods of Training

Dimensions of Learning

Illerisís Three Dimensions of Learning Model

The Three Dimensions of Learning: Contemporary learning theory in the tension field between the cognitive, the emotional and the social

Five Dimensions of Learning Model

Teaching and Technology:
Book: Emerging Perspectives on Learning, Teaching and Technology Michael Orey, Editor

Technology and Learning

Resources for the Business of Learning:

Needs Assessment, the first steps:

Blended Learning:
What is Blended Learning

The Disruption of Blended Learning

Who Cares about Motivation? By Michael Allen

Motivating E-Learners:

Rapid Instructional Design article by Thiagi:

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   Learning Theory

Basic Educational Theories:
The seven instructional-design theories considered the most important in the field of instructional systems.

Theories of Learning and Computer-Mediated Instructional Technologies by David Hung

Explanation of Bloom’s Taxonomy and Its Relevance Today:

Component Display Theory:
Merrill's Component Display Theory

Pebble-in-the-Pond Model:
A Pebble-in-the-Pond Model For Instructional Design by M. David Merrill


Cognitive Strategies:
Applying Cognitive Strategies to Instructional Design by Ruth Colvin Clark

Intrinsic Motivation:

The Flow Theory:

Keller’s ARC Model:

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EDTEC 541 Web-based Multimedia Development:

Virtual Reality and Education:

Use of blogs in education:

Resources for Educational Podcasting:

GPS and Learning:
Course site for ET 700: GPS, Geocode & Googlemaps for Learning

The Spatial Thinker:

Resources for Classroom Geotools

Selective list of Geotools:

Video and Learning:

Center for Digital Storytelling:

ICAN: Film festival of shorts produced by students from San Fernando, CA

IVIE: Inovative Videos in Education, produced by the San Diego County Office of Education

United Streaming: Educational Videos from the Discovery Channel

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   Data-Driven Decision Making

Data-Driven Decion making:
Google Scholar articles

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   Simulations & Games

EdGames Blog:

EDTEC 670 Links page:

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   Distance Learning

Online Strategies:
Online Strategies To Improve Workplace Performance by Ruth Clark:

Best Practices:
Best Practices for Teaching Online

Merlot: Multimedia Education Resourse for Learning and Online Teaching

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Four Nets for Better Searching:

Writing for the Web: 795B

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Instructional Design | Learning Theory | Multimedia | Data-Driven Decisions | Simulations & Games
Distance Learning | Miscellaneous