Joel Gardner, PhD

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Executive Director of Design and Assessment

Franklin University

Dr. Joel Gardner currently serves as the Program Chair of the Instructional Design and Performance Technology Master’s Degree at Franklin University. He began his career as a corporate trainer for a large financial services organization. He is also co-curator of the EdTech Dojo, a place where students, educators, and trainers learn about and discuss the application of educational technology and instructional design. Realizing his interest in effective training and instructional design, he earned a MS and a PhD in Instructional Technology and Learning Sciences at Utah State University. He has also worked as an Instructional Designer at Utah State in the Faculty Assistance Center for Teaching and was an Instructional Design Faculty Member in the College of Arts, Sciences, & Technology at Franklin University.

eLearning Articles by Joel Gardner, PhD

Tell, Show, Do, Apply: The Anatomy Of Good Instruction

Tell, Show, Do, Apply: The Anatomy Of Good Instruction

Wednesday, 27 March 2013 by Joel Gardner, PhD

There are a lot of opinions about how to design quality instruction. New technologies, theories, and processes are continually created…

Instructional Design