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What is a Learning Design System?

A Learning Design System (LDS) is a platform that automates and streamlines the instructional design process. Best practices in adult learning theory are baked into the system to empower training departments to create high quality training in a scalable way. By focusing on the front-end of...

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Synapse Features: Project Tagging to Make You an Organization Superhero

As a learning and development professional, you juggle a lot of demands and a lot of stakeholders. Keeping your training projects running on time can be overwhelming. Deadlines loom, new projects get approved, and it's easy to feel lost in a sea of projects and tasks. That's why our latest...

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What is Instructional Design?

Instructional design is the practice of systematically designing, developing and delivering learning experiences. The intended result is the acquisition and application of knowledge and skills. These learning experiences could include online courses, instructional manuals, video tutorials,...

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What is Bloom's Taxonomy?

Bloom’s taxonomy is a set of three hierarchical models used to classify educational learning objectives into levels of complexity and specificity. The models organize learning objectives into three different domains: Cognitive, Affective and Sensory/Psychomotor.  

 

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How Collaboration Can Fuel Success in Corporate Training

Training content certainly doesn't create itself. And it's not created in a vacuum, either.

 

Collaboration is key. Whether it's seeking out internal subject matter experts (SMEs) to provide the expert knowledge on which courses are built, or garnering buy-in from far-flung department managers...

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New Funding to Fuel Growth of Our Learning Design System

Dear Reader,

 

I shared some exciting news with our customers and other friends of Synapse this morning and would like to share it here as well!

 

We announced this morning that Synapse has closed its $2.5M seed funding round led by Generation Ventures with investment from Ripple Ventures,...

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