MOOCs and the Completion Agenda:Lessons in Learning, Assessment and Application
|Date:||May 28, 2013|
|Time:||10:00am - 11:30am|
|For more information:||http://www.acenet.edu/events/Pages/MOOCs-and-the-Completion-Agenda.aspx?utm_source=WhatCounts+Publicaster+Edition&utm_medium=ema|
Throughout the higher education community, questions continue to swirl about massive open online courses (MOOCs). How are students benefiting by participating in MOOCs? In what ways are colleges and universities integrating MOOCs into their curricula? How can we effectively assess the quality of MOOC learning experiences?
On May 28, the American Council on Education (ACE) will host a webinar to discuss these questions and examine the potential implications for broader postsecondary access and increased completion rates. The webinar will feature:
Panelists will explore the opportunities and challenges that come from incorporating MOOC learning experiences into college curricula. The webinar will also offer examples of MOOC integration currently taking place on college campuses.
Register now for the free American Council on Education (ACE) webinar on Tuesday, May 28, 10:00-11:30 a.m.
The MOOC Moment: A free Inside Higher Ed webinar
|Date:||May 30, 2013|
|Time:||11:00am - 12:00pm|
|For more information:||https://events-na3.adobeconnect.com/content/connect/c1/1002564123/en/events/event/shared/default_template/event_landing.html?sco|
The Art & Science of Teaching Online
|Date:||July 1, 2013|
|Time:||8:00am - 5:00pm|
This intensive, six-week online course will enable you to create, teach, and manage your online instruction in an engaging and effective manner using the latest research-based practices. You will apply your deep subject-matter knowledge to create a unique educational experience. During the 25 instructional hours, you will learn strategies to maximize your instruction, build community, and promote student learning. The workshop includes the selection and use of WebCampus features and tools. You will also become familiar with the comprehensive design and media services provided by the Office of Online Education.
For more professional development opportunities please see the Consortium for Faculty Professional Opportunities (CFPO) Website.