Kansas City Instructional Design Consultant
My teaching philosophy is a fusion of Humanistic and Progressive (articles to explain are listed below…in case you do not know what I am talking about).
As an Instructional Designer, my professional experience revolves around developing, designing, and delivering top-tier educational materials and training programs.
Content Development: My expertise lies in creating instructional materials, ranging from e-learning modules to manuals, guides, and multimedia presentations, all customized to cater to the unique needs of medical device and robotic surgery users. This is achieved through close collaboration with subject matter experts to ensure accuracy and relevance.
Curriculum Design: I design comprehensive training programs and curricula for various user levels; these programs are meticulously crafted to adhere to industry regulations and adult learning theory.
Multimedia Integration: I employ multimedia elements like videos, simulations, and interactive exercises to elevate the learning experience, leveraging e-learning authoring tools and software to create engaging and interactive training materials.
Assessment and Evaluation: I develop assessment methods, quizzes, and evaluations to gauge the effectiveness of training programs. Continuous analysis of feedback and assessment results allows for ongoing improvements.
Collaboration: Collaboration with cross-functional teams ensures that training materials remain synchronized with business needs. Close cooperation with trainers and educators is key to delivering effective training sessions.
Documentation and Reporting: I maintain meticulous records of training materials, revisions, and version control. Additionally, I generate reports to assess the effectiveness of training programs and participants’ performance.
I am a graduate of the University of Missouri – Kansas City. As I write this, I am one class away from completing my M.E. from Colorado State University.
I have extensive professional experience as a training facilitator spanning over two and a half decades. This wealth of expertise enables me to excel in the art of instructional design and content creation, ensuring precise and impactful outcomes.
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