Gamified Learning: Pros and Cons

I've always been excited about gamified learning. Instructors (and designers) have seen an increase in student engagement when learning is made fun; however, this trend has also received some backlash because according to critics... "Gamification is a fad that doesn’t help teach students anything meaningful and many professors scoff at using games in their college classrooms since … Continue reading Gamified Learning: Pros and Cons

What Motivates Adult Learners?

  What motivates different people, and how can we match up the appropriate motivators for folks at different stages? I recently began asking myself the same question so I decided to test out a few things when delivering training to our call center staff. I work for a health care call center which if you're … Continue reading What Motivates Adult Learners?