June 29, 2021
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Whether you’re developing an online employee training program or creating a self-paced virtual course for customers, understanding the basics of adult learning theory is essential for reaching your audience and creating positive change. This webinar explores the distinctive characteristics of adult learners and introduces the most popular adult learning theories in use today. You’ll learn how to apply theory to practice using real-life examples, and you’ll walk away with resources you can use to create effective online courses.
Bridget Manley is vice president and lead instructional designer at Ascendant Design and Training, an eLearning and EdTech company based in Laramie. She co-founded the business in August 2020 with her husband, Daniel Patterson, a software systems developer with 30+ years of multidisciplinary experience. Bridget has a background in online training for compliance and manufacturing. Her areas of expertise include visual design, accessibility, and adult learning theory.