Tactics without strategy is noise

Dick, W., Carey, L., and Carey, J.O., (2005). The Systematic Design of Instruction, 6th ed. Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon. Dick and Carey’s initial discussion of a delivery system seems to break into 3 aspects: Social mode (lecture, lab and tutor, small group, self-study: I liked the inclusion of student groupings as a major decision… Continue reading Tactics without strategy is noise


The events you are about to see are real

Gagné, R. M., Briggs, L. J., & Wager, W. W. (1992). Principles of instructional design, 4th ed., New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. pp. 152-171. Fools rush in... I see now that these posts should have been limited to 200 words and comments to 100. I'd heard of Gagne's 9 events before but the interesting… Continue reading The events you are about to see are real