John talks to Dr. Gregg Collins, Chief Learning Scientist at
NIIT. A Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence from Yale University, Dr.
Collins played a key role in the seminal research carried out at
the Institute for the Learning Sciences (ILS) at Northwestern
University in Chicago. He was a co-founder of Cognitive Arts
Corporation, which was incorporated in 1995 to commercialize ILS
and has been consistently recognized as a pioneer and leader in the
effective use of instructional design and technology to support
This wide-ranging discussion covers the culture in L&D,
boring learning and how to avoid it, what LDs can learn from
gaming, Curation, AI and troubling news about growth mindset.