TU106 - The Science of Attention and Engagement

Tue, May 21 | 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM | Room: 144, Convention Center

A number of myths persist about people's allegedly ever-shortening attention spans---but what does the science say? Neuroscience, behavioral economics, and consumer psychology all offer insights into how you manage and allocate attention. Having a deeper understanding of this topic will help you create more engaging and effective learning solutions.

Application on the Job:
Explore how people allocate and manage attention to make more effective training
Determine the best format and strategies for different learning functions.

Type: Education Session

Tracks: Science of Learning

Learning Approaches: Research

Target Audiences: Instructional Designer, Internal Practitioner

Session Services: Recorded

Handout(s): Presentation


Julie Dirksen

Julie Dirksen

Learning Strategy Consultant

Usable Learning