Series: Virtual Learning Design Series

Hit the Bullseye with Learning Targets (I9044)


Description
What is one key to keeping learners engaged? Learning Targets! Learning targets give learners a clear picture of why the lesson is important to them in student-friendly language. Learn how to create learning targets to increase motivation and stay laser-focused on your learning objectives when you are designing your virtual lessons.

Includes a Free Downloadable Resource:
➤ Guide for Writing Effective Learning Targets

Course Author: Dr. Deanna E. Mayers

Content
  • What is a Learning Target?
  • Introduction
  • What is a Learning Target?
  • Professor Hattie on Communicating the Learning Target
  • Why Are Learning Targets Important?
  • Setting the Standard for Online Learning
  • Summary
  • Teaching with Learning Targets
  • Learning Targets in the Teaching and Learning Process
  • A Clear Vision of the Intended Learning
  • Using a Learning Target Throughout a Lesson
  • Resource: A Guide for Effective Learning Targets
  • Reflection: A Guide for Effective Learning Targets
  • Writing a Learning Target
  • Getting Started
  • Do’s and Don’ts of Writing Learning Targets
  • Three Simple Steps
  • Writing From a Standard
  • You be the Judge – Learning Target or Not?
  • Wrap Up
  • Take Action: Write your Own Learning Target(s)
  • Extensions
  • Share Your Feedback
  • Citations [Optional]
  • About the Author: Dr. Deanna E. Mayers [Optional]
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Introduction, What is a Learning Target?, Professor Hattie on Communicating the Learning Target, Why Are Learning Targets Important?, Setting the Standard for Online Learning, Summary, Learning Targets in the Teaching and Learning Process, A Clear Vision of the Intended Learning, Using a Learning Target Throughout a Lesson, Resource: A Guide for Effective Learning Targets, Reflection: A Guide for Effective Learning Targets, Getting Started, Do’s and Don’ts of Writing Learning Targets, Three Simple Steps, Writing From a Standard, You be the Judge – Learning Target or Not?, Take Action: Write your Own Learning Target(s), Extensions, Share Your Feedback "
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever