This year’s conference sessions were filled with inspiring and informative speeches from our two keynote speakers, Erin Gruwell and Elliott Masie. We also offered enriching sessions focused on collaboration, innovation, technology and design. To access the recordings from the keynotes and sessions, please access the 2016 FIU Online Conference Summary Page.
Have you visited the FIU Online studios located in the MANGO building? A large portion of the fifth floor is taken up by two video recording spaces, a sound booth, a multimedia working space and control rooms. Each recording space was carefully designed to allow faculty to record and produce high quality learning content for […]
At the 2016 FIU Online Conference, we provided a sneak peek of the Affordability Counts program. We are happy to announce that the ‘Affordability Counts’ program is now live at FIU! This initiative has two objectives: Help make college education more affordable by encouraging the adoption of low-cost course materials. Recognize faculty who have proactively […]
Article from Faculty Focus: Course Evaluations: How Can Should We Improve Response Rates? This article from Faculty Focus discusses how to improve response rates for online course evaluations. The most effective method also comes with some interesting implications. Click on the link above to review the article and let us know what you’ve done to […]
From The Runner. Have you heard of the SPOC? The Small Private Online Course? Learn how Kwantlen Polytechnic University instructor David Burns is personalizing his online course for his students who have unpredictable schedules. Article: Online Courses Just Got Personal. Written by Aly Laube.
Link to article. Baptist Health South Florida and FIU Online have joined forces to launch a series of health massive open online courses (MOOC). “This partnership with Baptist Health South Florida offers us the opportunity to not only provide on-demand free courses for our community, but also showcase an innovative approach to healthcare education,” said […]
By Gus Roque This week’s “Pick of the Week” is a video tool called ApprenNet. Summary: ApprenNet is a video exercise solution which lets online students upload video responses to video exercises, provide peer-reviews for other video responses from students in their class, and then unlock the “expert response” from a faculty or facilitator. The […]