instructional objectives

Why You Should Create Instructional Objectives

Instructional objectives help to improve learning. Good instructional objectives are observable and measurable. They can be easily created using the ABCD method (below). For maximum effectiveness, an instructor’s course content and activities should match the course’s instructional objectives. Characteristics of Good Instructional Objectives: 1. Identifies who should perform 2. Describes what learner is to do […]

Sneak Peak – The Learner of the Future

Written by Dr. Greg Williams, Director of the Instructional Systems Development program at UMBC. @isdnow I recently read an article on Smart Blog on Education by Mike Fisher called “Snapshot of a Modern Learner”.The author describes how a young learner named Santos approaches his own learning. Technology is an important tool that helps this student learn. How […]