“People…seem to feel that an online environment may somehow be less personal and interactive than [in] a classroom.”
Identified by Dr. Beth Mancini in the video below, this sentiment is common among instructors designing an online ……
Instructor-created videos foster a social presence with students and visually communicate curriculum-specific information, often more effectively than third-party videos. Animoto is a fun, easy-to-use tool that lets you create dynamic, professional videos that promote a ……
Free webinar: Create Engaging Video with Animoto
Register for our June 14th webinar that will discuss how to create custom, attention-grabbing videos combining still images and brief video clips.
Do you feel overwhelmed by endless resources when …… Continue reading
Comprised of thirteen carefully selected articles and essays, MOOC Moment shares opinions of MOOC proponents and skeptics captured by Inside Higher Ed contributors since the site’s first mention of MOOCs in December 2011.
Focusing less on …… Continue reading
At the Faculty eCommons, we’re dedicated to helping you design and teach high-quality online courses that meet the needs of today’s learners. That’s why we’ve expanded our professional development opportunities to address topics you request …… Continue reading
Today is National Nurses Day, a day we recognize the myriad ways nursing has contributed—and continues to contribute—to our society.
Celebrated every May 6, National Nurses Day kicks off National Nurses Week (NNW). The annual event …… Continue reading
Congratulations to University of Texas at Arlington’s (UTA) Dr. Peggy Semingson and Dr. Pete Smith for receiving the 2013 International Distance Learning Awards, presented by the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA).
USDLA grants international awards …… Continue reading