Can you guess for how long learning technology has been around? Ever wonder about its origins?
We recently came across a comprehensive timeline in a blog post titled, A Brief History of Instructional Design, detailing the history of Instructional Design. The article talks about how back in the 1950’s, B.F. Skinner published his article The Science of Learning and the Art of Teaching, and essentially started the movement toward self-paced learning through the use of instructional materials. The article goes into many interesting facts.
We encourage you to checkout the fascinating full blog post A Brief History of Instructional Design for an eye-opening journey into the origins of instructional technology.