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July 28, 2016

Featured August Workshops

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Online Learning Consortium -
Featured August Workshops
OLC workshops are a cost-effective way to collaborate with peers and experts via synchronous and asynchronous methods for effective and engaging learning.  We are committed to modeling best practices for online learning in all of our workshops. Toward that end, our workshops will utilize numerous proven teaching strategies and learning activities that will spark creative ideas for your own online or blended course.

Enhance your online skills in one of our upcoming workshops.

Upcoming Workshops

Exploring ePortfolios
Introduction to Mobile Apps & Tablets
Introduction to Online Presentation Tools
Facilitating Group Work Online
Exploring ePortfolios
computer image.jpg August 8 – 14, 2016

In this workshop, you will explore how ePortfolios enhance deep learning, view examples of well-designed and effective ePortfolios, and reflect on the role that ePortfolios can play in your online courses and programs. Learn more in this short overview video.

Intro Workshops

August 8 – 14, 2016

Combined with educational apps, tablets have become powerful educational tools. In this workshop, you will explore benefits and challenges of using tablets and mobile apps for learning and create a learning plan to integrate mobile apps and tablets into your online courses. Register >


August 22 – 28, 2016

In this workshop, you will explore web-based presentation tools that leverage the 2.0 potential to engage learners, build communities, and promote continuing dialogue. Register >

Facilitating Group Work Online
August 22 – 28, 2016

Online group work poses challenges for faculty and students for a number of reasons, including differing technology skills, variances in team member participation, as well as logistics such as time and schedule conflicts. In this experiential workshop you will learn how to address those challenges by participating in a collaborative activity that models effective group work processes.

Exploring Competency Based Education 
August 8 – 14, 2016

In this workshop, you will explore the elements of competency based education to better understand how you can structure self-paced, learner focused, outcomes driven learning environments which measure student achievement through the collection of learning artifacts.Register >

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