Online Learning Environments can Change Behaviour: Gamification in Practice
Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018
Time: 12:00 PM EDT
It’s widely understood that changing environment changes behaviour but is the same true for online learning? This webinar explores how Kaplan Financial has transformed their online learning environment using gamification. This has not just resulted in a better learner experience, they may have uncovered an interesting bi product. It’s possible by observing how students play the game it can reveal and even encourage desirable characteristics such as diligence, determination and drive. Desirable because the modern work place requires employees to have more than knowledge to survive and prosper.
Join Kaplan’s Head of Learning in conversation with Alan Hiddleston from D2L to find out more.
Stuart Pedley-Smith is the Head of Learning for Kaplan Financial, a leading educational company in the UK but part of US-based Kaplan Inc . Stuart has been involved with training and educating finance professionals for over 20 years. During this time Stuart became fascinated by the whole process of learning and the exam skills and techniques that contribute towards success both in the classroom and in life.
A senior sales leader, advisor, and investor in a variety of Learning and Talent Technology companies for the past 10 years, ranging from global brands like Lockheed Martin to innovative start-ups. Today Alan leads D2L EMEA’s Corporate sales sector where he helps companies maximise their most valuable asset: their people.