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An Instructional Designer’s Toolkit - Members-Only Networking Event and Clinic

  • March 15, 2018
  • 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Benedictine University: 5700 College Rd, Lisle, IL 60532. Sorensen Hall
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  • Special Guest and Committee Early Registration


Members-Only Networking & Clinic.
Membership-Drive Campaign.

An Instructional Designer’s Toolkit.

Are you stuck in a rut? New to your role? Not formally trained in instructional design and yet here you are? Just looking to tune up your instructional design skills? This toolkit is for you!

Join us for an evening of useful techniques and practical tools you can use on the job tomorrow to get better results whether you’re designing for the classroom, the virtual classroom, eLearning or an on-the-job learning experience. We call it the toolkit: handy instructional design techniques you can fall back on no matter what the situation.

What Participants will Learn:

  • How to align training with strategic business goals
  • How to define a primary learner persona
  • How to design for 9 moments of learning need
  • How to measure outcomes at 8 levels of evaluation
  • How to incorporate feedback into the development process with iterations

 Key Takeaways:

  • Template for alignment with business goals
  • Learner Persona poster
  • 9 Moments of Learning Need poster
  • 8 Levels of Evaluation poster
  • Planning for Iterations poster (digital copies)
Who Should Attend:
  • L&D or HR professionals responsible for designing or developing training solutions
  • Consultants and Vendors who wish to improve their techniques for developing training solutions


  • 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM: Registration, Dinner, Networking
  • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM: Program
  • 8:00 PM - 8:30 PM: More Networking


Megan Torrance is CEO and founder of TorranceLearning, which helps organizations connect learning strategy to design, development, data and ultimately performance. She has over 25 years of experience in learning design, deployment and consulting with organizations such as UnitedHealth Group, Dow Chemical, Kohler and Kellogg’s. TorranceLearning projects have won IELA and BrandonHall (2012, 2014, 2016) awards, the 2014 xAPI Hyperdrive contest at DevLearn, and back-to-back eLearning Guild DemoFest Best-In-Show awards in 2016/2017.

Megan is the author of The Quick Guide to LLAMA, and two ATD TD at Work publications: Agile and LLAMA for ISD Project Management and Making Sense of xAPI. She is a frequent speaker at ATD and other conferences nationwide.

A graduate of Cornell University with a degree in Communication and an MBA, Megan lives and works near Ann Arbor, Michigan.  mtorrance@torrancelearning.com or on Twitter @mmtorrance.


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March 1st
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