Evidence-based Training Methods: A Guide for Training Professionals (Google eBook)

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American Society for Training and Development, 2010 - Business & Economics - 268 pages
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User Review  - Bonni208 - LibraryThing

Dr. Ruth Colvin Clark has been researching what really works in the training industry for decades now. In this book, she gives anyone who teaches a concise review of what myths exist in our ... Read full review

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Really excellent, evidence-based tips, tricks and advice. Highly recommend for anyone who designs or delivers training! Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
Training Fads and Fiction
7
Learning and the Elements of Instruction
25
Evidencebased Use of Visuals and Words
75
EvidenceBased Use of Examples and Practice
145
Leveraging Learning Architectures
181
Whats Next?
237
References
247
Glossary
253
About the Author
261
Index
263
Copyright

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About the author (2010)

Ruth Colvin Clark has worked for more than twenty-five years with instructional professionals assigned to design, develop, and select effective training for classroom or computer delivery. She is widely published in the areas of training, development, and performance improvement.

Richard E. Mayer is professor of psychology at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is an internationally-recognized expert in the application of learning psychology to design of instruction in multimedia learning environments and the author of Multimedia Learning and is the editor of the Cambridge Handbook of Multimedia Learning.

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