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August Go Design Something Challenge: Carmen Sandiego-Like

August 13, 2015

For my August GDS Challenge, I decided that I wanted to tackle the K-12 environment. At this point…

Engaging Animated Video in PowerPoint

August 10, 2015

Last post, I posited that, for microlearning type video, you could easily create a more engaging…

Look Ma I'm Learnin': FreeCodeCamp Exact Change Bonfire

August 06, 2015

It’s that time again: the time where I exalt in my ability to do something that, at the beginning of…

Inspiration: MicroLearning Video

August 03, 2015

As I said last week, developing microlearning objects has been on the brain for a few days. In one…

Slowing Down to Go Faster: Year of the Project Mid-Year Review

July 30, 2015

I’ve been on hiatus for the last couple of weeks, spending my evenings and weekends playing…

SMEs and the Art of Motivation Maintenance: A Cautionary Tale

July 27, 2015

Imagine this: You’re about to walk into a week-long review of a face-to-face course you’ve been…

3 Benefits of Ignorance for Instructional Designers

July 16, 2015

I was looking over one of my many digest emails yesterday when a headline from 99U caught my eye…

July GDS Challenge: Accessibility Playbook

July 13, 2015

This week, I worked to ship an as yet imperfect version of my July GDS Challenge, an accessibility…

Inspiration: Interactive Video

July 09, 2015

From time to time I collect examples of elearning that I think are really neat. In these inspiration…

Tetris JS Updated!

July 02, 2015

Last post, I showed off my first JavaScript side project, rebuilding Tetris . I noted several…

Tetris JS: My first JavaScript Side Project

June 29, 2015

This weekend, I took some time to work through a really well-built tutorial on remaking tetris…

JavaScript Concepts: Recursion

June 25, 2015

It’s my hope that by rambling on about JavaScript here in the blog while I do my best to learn it…