If you are attending eLearning Guild's Microlearning Design Online Conference, you can join Clark Aldrich as he kicks off the second day, September 19, from 8:30 AM – 9:30AM PT, with the hot topic of Short Sims.
For more information, click here: <https://www.elearningguild.com/online-conferences/content/6034/microlearning-design-online-conference-2019-program>
Short Sims is a new approach to educational media that allows for the rapid development of right-sized content that is engaging. The methodology is new but based on two decades of research. It takes advantage of several tools that are widely available.
In this session, you will learn what a Short Sim is, whether Short Sims are the right approach in your organization, the project management around Short Sims, how to create your first Short Sim, and where to learn more.
If you want some background on Short Sims, just click on some recent coverage:
1/1/2019: ATD Cover Story <https://www.shortsims.com/td>
7/18/2019: ATD Insights, A Sim of A Sim: <https://www.td.org/insights/a-sim-of-a-sim>
7/30/2019: Learning Solutions <https://learningsolutionsmag.com/articles/clark-aldrich-changing-elearning-with-short-sims>
8/1/2019: Sample Short Sim chapters released<https://www.shortsims.com/book>
8/11/2019: Eliane Alhadeff: Book Preview: Democratizing Interactivity In Educational Media With “Short Sims" <http://bit.ly/2N01ABY>
8/12/2019: Professor Game interviews Clark Aldrich <professorgame.com/podcast/094>
8/30/2019: Short Sim Strategy: A New Vision for Enterprise Learning <https://learningsolutionsmag.com/articles/short-sims-strategy-a-new-vision-for-enterprise-learning>
9/11/2019: eLearning Content Should Track Learners (But Not as You Think) <https://learningsolutionsmag.com/articles/elearning-content-should-track-learners-but-not-as-you-think>
About Clark Aldrich
Clark Aldrich is one of the world’s top educational simulation and interface designers. Complementing his work with Clark Aldrich Designs, Clark is a global-education visionary, industry analyst, author of five books, and speaker who serves on boards of universities, of companies, and in the intelligence community. Fortune Magazine has called him a “guru,” CNN has called him a “maverick,” and hundreds of other media outlets have featured Clark and his work. Before founding his own company, Clark served as founder and director of research for Gartner’s eLearning coverage. Clark holds a degree in cognitive science from Brown University.