Book Extras

In these pages, access templates, graphics, and additional resources related to the ideas in Learning Environments by Design.

Learning Environment Basics

Section 2

The Beauty of Learning Environments

Ch 2

When an assessment uncovers a knowledge or skill development need that can’t be neatly addressed through instructional or performance support solutions, a deliberately curated learning environment may provide the learning support required for employees to engage productively in their own ongoing development.

~ From Section 2, Learning Environments by Design

Book Highlights

A learning environment by design is
a deliberately curated collection
of learning resources and activities
related to a specific learning need.

This section of the book lays out some learning environment design basics. See Key Concepts for illustrative graphics of important ideas embedded in the learning environment design framework.


Explore More

The strategy draws from research and practice in supporting other kinds of learning environments, namely personal learning environments and communities of practice.

For more on personal learning environments:

For more on community learning environments: