Interagency Training Expo

DIR will link to presentations that instructors were willing to share. See below.

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Location & Hours

Start Time:
Jun 22 2018
8:00 AM
End Time:
Jun 22 2018
5:00 PM

Training Expo 2018

June 22, 2018  | Event Website.

Hosted by SACC Training & Development Committee, the E-Learning Council, and volunteers from many Texas agencies. 

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Material that presenters agreed to share will be available below. That may be the presentation itself, notes, or a link to other resources.

All files are from 3rd party presenters and do not belong to DIR. DIR cannot guarantee the accessibility of external content. Also note disclaimer below this section.

00 Agenda – Conference Program

01 The Power of Words in Learning, Leading, and Living (Brian Francis, TDLR) - Several videos of other work available on Write About Now YouTube Channel

02 Storytelling with Purpose (Joshua Bann, DFPS) - presentation PPT file provided

03 Do You "Buy" or "Make" Your Leaders? (Robert Carroll, UT Austin substituting for Annabelle Arteaga, Millvale)

04 Creating Engaging & Accessible Online Training for All (Luke Stollings & Gina Cruz, TWC)

05 Next-Level PowerPoint (Scott Abel, HHSC) - presentation PPT file provided

06 Succeeding with SMEs - Lessons Learned (Sarah Calder, TCEQ)

07 Using Microlearning to Develop Your Workforce (Brandon Winston, Microassist) - resource link provided

08 Creating Learning Experiences in a Swipe-Left/ Swipe-Right World (Jonathan Peters, Sententia Gamification)

09 Basic Communication Style Inventory (Scot Abel substituting for Cecilia Ragland-Loment, HHSC) - presentation PPT file provided

10 Develop the E-Learning Your Program Deserves for the Training Results You Want (Mary Hancock, Key Point Learning)

11 Making your Message Memorable (Jim Comer, Comer Communications)

12 Workforce 2020: Training & Empowering the iGeneration (Laura Johannsen, TxDOT)

13 Wham! Pow! Using Comic Book Design to Engage Learners (Kevin Gumienny, Microassist) - resource link provided


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