Learning experience design starts with research

Learning experience design starts with research

April 25 2023 – Maaike Mintjes | Michael Schurr, a 2nd grade teacher in New York, was trying to figure out how to encourage discovery learning in his classroom. As a first step, he interviewed his students. The interviews revealed that it was not the curriculum, but the physical space…

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Lessons learned from LXDCON’22

August 1, 2022 by Niels Floor | The seventh annual Learning Experience Design Conference LXDCON’22 offered a variety of engaging activities spread out over four days. We learned a lot and I would like to share a couple of key take-aways with you. The art of learning experience design Let’s…

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Game “Workland Avenir” by Anneke Blok and Iryna Prus

What problem are we trying to solve? After covid-19 emergency, lots of companies started working remotely on a large scale. A remote work, however, requires rethinking completely the social part of organizational life, especially for what regards interactions and communication flows. As we know, connecting with colleagues informally is helpful…

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Introducing UMOJI by David Phipson

UMOJI is a safe and fun way to learn more about the feelings and emotions of others. This is the communication challenge we set out to solve… Disclaimer: My wife and I have been sitting on this personal project for a while. It ties in so well with the theme…

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Communication in the Workplace for New Grads by Auroosa Kazmi-Ishaq

Companies and new graduates often complain that higher education does not adequately prepare graduates with the soft skills needed to be successful in the workplace.  This is especially true of communication as communication in academia looks, feels and sounds different than it does in the so-called “real world”. My Learner…

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Developing Social Awareness by Vanessa Baioni-Shaheed

This learner experience is intended to coach an adult learner on developing their social awareness skills. The learner I designed this for (let’s call her Lara) is an adult who has trouble connecting with individuals in her personal and professional life. In group settings, she feels stress and anxiety watching…

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Let me explain by Karolina Roziewicz

Author: Karolina Roziewicz. Communication intervention description: Develop skills necessary for clear and concise explanations needed at leader level, put across information and knowledge in an understandable manner. Desired learning outcome: I CAN articulate ideas clearly in a logical order, applying a (modified) storytelling technique. I AM confident and cool about…

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Inclusive Writing by Mark

Step 1: Goal Help my student learn how to communicate in a more accessible way. Step 2: Person/Learner Especially now, given the Covid situation, access to learners is difficult. So, I am using my girlfriend as my learner and co-creator. I tried to build in as much co-creation as possible.…

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Online Talking Stick Sessions by Tamara van Woezik & Nynke de Jong

The big shift to online education asks for new ways to create activating learning activities. Especially the interaction between teacher and students and students among each other has gained some extra boundaries. Not all students feel equipped to engage in the classes, especially when they do not know who’s on…

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Global LXD sprint at LXDCON’20

During the virtual learning experience conference LXDCON’20 we welcome participants from all five continents. Over thirty countries are represented and together we did a global learning experience design sprint. Check out the assignment here. You can do this sprint individually or in a (small) team. The results can be shared…

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Impression of LXDCON 2019 in Amsterdam

June 27, 2019 On March 20th, 21st and 22nd it was time for the fourth annual learning experience design conference. This year we, from Shapers and initiators of LXDCON, partnered up with AUAS, DSS, CFI and HKU to host it at the University of Applied Sciences in the capital of…

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This happened at LXDCON Asia 2017

November 25, 2017 - If you want to learn, you need to try new things. That's exactly what we did by organising the first Asian learning experience design conference in Singapore. Let me share my personal experience with you about what happened during LXDCON Asia 2017.

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