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Anthony (Tony) Hursh is a founding partner of Contraterrene eLearning Group, LLC, and was formerly the technology coordinator for an online degree program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. While there, he taught numerous graduate-level education technology courses. He was named to the University of Illinois List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students on eight separate occasions. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree from the University of Alaska Anchorage and a Master of Computer Science degree from Illinois. He did extensive post-graduate work in Educational Psychology at Illinois and has lectured and published on education technology in numerous venues.
In Design For How People Learn, Second Edition, you'll discover how to use the key principles behind learning, memory, and attention to create materials that enable your audience to both gain and retain the knowledge and skills you're sharing. Updated to cover new insights and research into how we learn and remember, this new edition includes new techniques for using social media for learning as well as two brand new chapters on designing for habit and best practices for evaluating learning, such as how and when to use tests. Using accessible visual metaphors and concrete methods and examples, Design For How People Learn, Second Edition will teach you how to leverage the fundamental concepts of instructional design both to improve your own learning and to engage your audience.