Instructional Design Thinking
about Learning Experience Design

verb: (1) show or explain to (me) how to do something (see #instructable, #digped); (2) to continually learn, unlearn and relearn (see Toffler, #autodidact, #diglit). noun: (1) a learning-experience-design community of practice (see #lxd); (2) a collaboratory of instructional designers and portfolio of their best work. origin: (1) how did this crazy idea come about? collaborate: (1) Join-Us (2) Step-by-step instructions to join.

Twitter Chat Guidelines

Whether you’ve participated in hundreds of Twitter chats, or it’s your first, these guidelines are to help you understand the particular structure of our upcoming #pedagome chats. What to Expect The Twitter chat is, first-and-foremost, a live event that allows groups of people to discuss a common topic via the Twitter platform. Twitter chats will … Continue reading Twitter Chat Guidelines

The Hunt for 8 Buffalo: An Interactive Video Project

Over the past few weeks, I created an interactive video for one of my graduate courses, Producing Media for Learning, at the University of Colorado Denver. Here’s the finished product:   The assignment was… create a 3-5 minute video about the sentence, “Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo.” With that in mind and the freedom to create, I… Read more →

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I am very excited to share that I will be collaborating with some colleagues at in a hybrid conference presentation at the Teaching and Learning With Technology Symposium (TLTS), an interactive forum for exploring new ideas, innovative research and expanded academic boundaries. This year’s theme is all about Building Opportunities, and that’s exactly what is working toward. Our community of instructional designers and social educators wanted a digital space to connect,

How to Produce a Podcast – Basic

I just finished a 5-10 minute podcast for my Producing Media for Learning graduate course at the University of Colorado Denver and wanted to take a few moments to jot down some notes on the experience and process. If you’re like me and fairly novice to podcasting, you’ll want to spend some time listening to and researching podcasts. Here are… Read more →

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#Hashtag – Where to Find the Good Stuff

Learning about something takes knowing where to search! New to #lxd (Learning Experience Design), I want to start following the convo online–>

Some hashtags I’ve discovered to date:

  • #lxd (learning experience design)
  • #digped (digital pedagogy)
  • #diglit (digital literacy)
  • #ds106 (edtech digital storytelling)

(I’ll add more as they come up, comment below and I’ll copy your hashtags up here too!)

Sources and Resources: does TLTS 2016 – Denver, CO

Get ready ed tech,’s coming for ya… I am super excited to share that I will be part of an interactive forum with some extraordinary instructional technologist and digital innovators this October on the Metropolitan State University campus in Denver, Colorado. What is TLTS? The Teaching and Learning with Technology Symposium (TLTS) is an interactive forum designed to collaborate… Read more →

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