• Rory sacks

    Instructional Designer

  • About

    Rory Sacks

    EdTech Fan | Instructional Designer | Sneaker Enthusiast

    Rory is an instructional designer whose courses have been seen by millions of people around the world. He is also founder of Boost Learning Lab, a NYC based instructional design collective that focus on e-learning and online course creation. Rory earned his MA in Education from Adelphi University in 2009 and a BA in History from Quinnipiac University in 2007. His professional interests include e-learning, distance based education environments, web-based instruction, program evaluation and MOOC course design and implementation.

  • Skills


    Using programs like Articulate Storyline/360, Adobe Captivate, Camtasia and more, I have created interactive and immersive learning environments to facilitate learning and improve user performance.

    Instructional Design

    Using educational theory and design models (ADDIE, SAM, Four-Door Model, etc.) to create instructional experiences which make the acquisition of knowledge more efficient, effective, and appealing.

    LMS/EMIS Management

    Overseeing the implementation, distribution and management of content management systems such as Canvas, Blackboard, Docebo and more.

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  • Boost Learning Lab

    Boost Learning Lab is a New York City based instructional design collective. We specialize in everything from building e-learning to online courses to presentations, and much more.