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Building the Future Learning Ecosystem

R&D for Distributed Learning Modernization - informs - Distributed Learning Policy and Technical Guidelines - guides - Implementation Support and Cross-Coordination


Thanks to the Canadian ADL Partnership Center and National Defence for offering a French version of the Modernizing Learning book

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Latest News

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ADL Initiative Debuts New PeBL Authoring Tool with Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication 7, Learning

This week, the ADL Initiative delivered an interactive e-book version of the recently released Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication (MCDP) 7,...

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Education and Training Modernization is a Key Part of DoD Healthcare Restructuring

On October 1, 2019, the Defense Health Agency (DHA) assumed administrative and managerial responsibility from the Army, Navy, and Air...

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The End is Nearer - DoD Taking Steps Toward Flash Deprecation

Adobe Flash, the software that has allowed millions of users to create and play Internet animations since the late 1990s,...

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PeBL Gets Marine Corps Test Drive at Fort Sill

Digitized textbooks have been around for over 20 years. They gained prominence after 1998, when the first dedicated eBook readers...

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Upcoming Events


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Port Hueneme Division (NSWCPHD), CA


USDLA 2020 National Conference changed
Virtual Conference


iFEST 2020 changed
Online Conference

Nov 30-
Dec 4

Orlando, FL