The Case for Agile

In This Chapter

• Where does ADDIE fall short?

• What is Agile project management?

• How can Agile work for instructional design?

A woman approached the TorranceLearning booth at a conference several years ago.

She said, “Megan! I hear that you help people with their project management problems. I need your help.”

I adjusted my cape, stood a little bit taller, and asked her about the problem.

She said, “You have to help me stop the 11th-hour changes!”

That made me pause a little bit. I wasn’t sure how to respond.

She clearly didn’t know that my whole project management “thing” was about accepting and expecting changes, even late in the project.

I asked her what she was making training about.


I asked ...

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