Senior Instructional Designer and Educator Mike Peacock will answer your burning questions about instructional design ePortfolios. Mike has years of experience reviewing both student and employee portfolios, and knows what employers are looking for. The session will combine both a live Q&A session, as well as a live portfolio review of selected attendee portfolios.
Professional Capability: Instructional Design
Personal Capability: Lifelong Learning
About Our Speakers - Leslie Early & Mike Peacock
Leslie Early, Instructional Designer & E-Learning Developer at Fredrickson Learning
I'm an instructional designer focused on developing engaging digital content that incorporates the best of storytelling, graphic design, and adult learning theory. Currently, I’m working full time at Fredrickson Learning in the Twin Cities, as well as volunteering with DESIGNxHUMANITY. In a past life, I taught ESL and elementary education for 10+ years. Lessons I learned there include the value of project-based learning, and how to make lessons rewarding, self-directed, and fun.
Mike Peacock, Sr. Curriculum Developer at Aristocrat Technologies
Mike Peacock is a professional musician, audio engineer, and educator with 20 years’ experience developing and delivering curriculum in the field of music and multimedia. As a college professor, Mike was actively involved with mentoring students on the content and delivery of portfolios. Armed with a Master’s degree in Educational Media & Design Technologies, Mike has pioneered interactive instructional design and is ready to embrace the future of Augmented and Mixed Reality with the learning experience. As an award-winning song writer, Mike truly understands the creative and structural side of design. His passion is creating an experience that connects with his audience as well as the joy that comes from teaching others new tricks. Mike will be presenting at ATD 2021 TechKnowledge.