Discovery Machine RESITE; Suite 1.1 Available Now – Simulation Authoring to Mobile, the Cloud, and Your LMS

Williamsport, PA (September 6th, 2016) – Discovery Machine, Inc. has launched the latest version of its simulation authoring solution, the RESITE® Suite, which increases deployment options across your enterprise. With this release, instructors can now create and deploy immersive training simulations in a variety of formats including Learning Management Systems (LMS), cloud, PC, and mobile. [...]

Most People Can’t Communicate at All

Most people can’t communicate at all.  Often it seems that people are sharing a space, simply waiting for their turn to talk.  We aren’t listening and we aren’t paying attention to the environment around us.    Peter Drucker is quoted as saying, “The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said.”  But how do [...]

Dynamic Training Trumps Linear Training

Does simulation increase a trainee’s desire to master a topic rather than simply achieve a good grade?  You can answer this question by assessing if the trainee exhibits increased curiosity, looks for challenges, and strives to gain new knowledge within the simulation.  When a student owns the desire to learn, we have tapped into their [...]

April 29th, 2016|microlearning, scenario branching, simulation, training|

4 Ways to Help Microlearning with Magic and Virtual Simulation

Microlearning is a useful training technique that creates short learning experiences. Microlearning is gaining use in different contexts. For example, prior to a large training event, small bursts of educational material can help trainees get their head in the game. A small virtual pre-event may work in this case, so looking at websites such as [...]