What is Data?
Data is quantitative or qualitative points of measurement, information, or statistics. In training, data can you help you:
- Identify training needs
- Persuade your audience
- Empower learners to use data in their work
Other Common Names
Other common names for data include:
The core properties of element 43, data (Dt) are:
- A collection of information to be analyzed
- Can be qualitative or quantitative
Some Data-Informed statements from What's Your Formula?
Elements that Are Sure to Bond with Data
Regardless of the instructional design model you choose, your initial step will be to analyze learner needs. Researching data that shows evidence for the need of your learning initiative, and then sharing that data with your learners, can be a powerful “what’s in it for me” opening to your session.