Virtual School Meanderings

July 12, 2017

Upcoming Workshops: Managing Faculty Workload, Creating YouTube Videos, and More!

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Amplify Your Online Teaching
Enhance your online teaching skills with OLC 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 instructional strategies and learning activities that will spark creative ideas for your own online or blended course.

Upcoming Workshops

Managing Faculty Workload
Creating YouTube Videos for Teaching & Learning | New to Online: Essential Part I, Getting Started
Introduction to Online Presentation Tools
Facilitating Group Work Online
Managing Faculty Workload
DrDonnaScribner_circle.pngDr. Donna E. Scribner has more than 35 years of experience in education, as a teacher at the middle, high school and college levels, and in developing and delivering professional development opportunities for teachers. August 7-13, 2017

Learn research-based strategies to assist faculty in managing their time more effectively and reducing the risk of burnout. Facilitator Dr. Donna Scribner will review practical workload management tips and tools for you to implement for both new and veteran faculty.

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Creating YouTube Videos | Essentials Part I
LeahChuchran_circle.pngEngaged in higher education since 2006, Leah Chuchran is the former Digital Learning Specialist at Emory University representing the Center for Digital Scholarship.

CREATING YOUTUBE VIDEOS FOR TEACHING & LEARNING
August 21-27, 2017

Are you looking for new multimedia strategies for your virtual classroom? Join facilitator Leah Chuchran as we explore an easy to use and often overlooked online video editing option, the YouTube Editor. This widely used video sharing website offers educators the opportunity to create multimedia resources that can be easily embedded into most learning management systems.  Register >

DrDonnaScribner_circle.pngDr. Donna E. Scribner has more than 35 years of experience in education, as a teacher at the middle, high school and college levels, and in developing and delivering professional development opportunities for teachers.

NEW TO ONLINE: ESSENTIALS PART I, GETTING STARTED
August 21-27, 2017

This workshop will provide you with an important online learning experience as you explore the basics of online teaching and learning. You will learn the critical differences between online and face-to-face courses, including faculty and student expectations, role adjustments, and course design and evaluation with the guidance of facilitator, Dr. Donna Scribner. Register >

Introduction to Online Presentation Tools
August 21-27, 2017

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. Join facilitator Dr. Julia VanderMolen to explore techniques for making presentations more interactive and meaningful for students, and hold their attention in asynchronous environments.

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Dr. Julia VanderMolen is an Assistant Professor in the Allied Health Sciences program within the College of Health Professions at Grand Valley State University. 

Facilitating Group Work Online
August 21-27, 2017

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, with the help of facilitator Dr. Melanie Shaw. Register >

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Dr. Melanie Shaw has over fifteen years of educational experience ranging from classroom and graduate level teaching to counseling and administration.

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