About the webinar
All to often designers of learning experiences fail to take the basic science of how behavior and behavior change works into consideration. With this talk and accompanying book, Julie Dirksen is on a crusade to change that.
About the speaker
Julie Dirksen is the author of the book Design For How People Learn and an independent consultant and instructional designer who has more than 20 years’ experience creating highly interactive e-Learning experiences for clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to innovative technology startups to major grant-funded research initiatives.
Her focus has been on utilizing the disciplines of educational psychology, instructional design, and behavioral science to promote and support the improvement of peoples’ lives through sustainable long-term learning and behavioral change.
She holds an M.S. degree in Instructional Systems Technology from Indiana University and has also been an adjunct faculty member at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design.
She’s happiest whenever she gets to learn something new and you can find her online at www.usablelearning.com.