Instructional design certificate programs provide insight into the in-demand skills such as how to develop e-learning courses.
This link provides a timeline view into significant updates in instructional design models and theories. Of particular note is the introduction of technology and its influence on learning options.
Lifelong learning and interdisciplinary capacity are in demand skills for effective instructional designers.
Saving the world from boring training is a collective effort. Seeing some examples of interactive learning can inspire new innovations in approaches to the student and instructor experience.