Instructional design tools: A critique and projections for the future

  • Kent Gustafson


This article critiques the instructional design tools described in the special issue of Educational Technology Research and Development, Volume 50 Number 4, “Computer-Based Tools for Instructional Design.” Although focusing on four tools, (a) digital management systems, (b) CASCADE, (c) knowledge management systems, and (d) ADAPTIT, the author also comments on the introductory article (van Merriënboer and Martens), and compares the four described tools with earlier models.


Instructional Design Knowledge Management System Educational Technology Research Instructional Design Model Collaborative Learning Environment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kent Gustafson
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  1. 1.University of GeorgiaUSA

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