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Completion rates in online courses are generally low, averaging around 13%. This poses a challenge to course designers, who are responsible for the success of online learners but have had few tools for influencing their behavior.
NovoEd sponsored the 2015 ATD Conference and Exposition on Training and Development. Here is a list of our five takeaways, on topics ranging from the diminishing value of learner satisfaction scores to new strategies for gamification.
+Acumen is excited to offer On Demand courses to reach busy professionals in the social sector. These courses feature playbooks, tutorials and hands-on activities for participants to access and complete at their own pace.
Scott serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of NovoEd, which was acquired by Devonshire in October 2018. He also leads the education technology team for Devonshire Investors, the private investment arm of Fidelity. Before joining Devonshire in 2017, Scott was the president of Capella University, and has served as the chief executive of three other technology services businesses since the late 1990s. Scott is passionate about the potential for innovation and technology to aid the transformation of learning at all levels, particularly for the enterprise and the mid-career learner.
In addition to the field of education technology, Scott enjoys history, photography, and Nordic ski racing. Scott holds a B.A. in geology from Dartmouth College and an MBA from Stanford University.