Learning Environments by Design

Book description

Learning Environments by Design deeply explores today’s workplace learning. This book empowers you to customize learning for your workforce and unearths the answers to the questions you’ve been asking: How does learning happen? What is the future of instructional design? What makes learning environments work?

Since the boom of e-learning, informal learning, and social learning, the learning environment landscape has changed dramatically and now offers a wide array of options for supporting knowledge and skill development at work. In this book, learning strategist Catherine Lombardozzi describes practical ways to customize learning experiences by creating a curated approach to skills development—one that features informal and social learning, developmental activities, experiential learning, as well as formal training.

Authored by a career learning professional with more than 30 years’ experience, Learning Environments by Design is filled with useful examples, resources, and suggested learning environment blueprints to help you continue to be successful in a field that is forever changing.

In this book, you will learn to:
•design a learning environment that supports learning and performance
•deliver more focused and impactful solutions to learning needs
•scaffold self-directed and social learning.

Product information

  • Title: Learning Environments by Design
  • Author(s): Catherine Lombardozzi
  • Release date: September 2015
  • Publisher(s): Association for Talent Development
  • ISBN: 9781607283072