FIU Online’s annual training conference for distance learning faculty. A day to be inspried by collaboration, innovation, technology and design.
By Kathleen Bulger Quality Matters. Well, yes it does, but how does it apply to courses—namely yours? If you are not familiar with it, the Quality Matters program is a faculty-driven, collaborative, peer review process designed to improve online and blended courses. Courses are measured against a set of eight standards (a.k.a. The QM Rubric) […]
Defining Accessibility Whenever the word ‘accessibility’ is brought up, most think about those who are deaf or blind. However, accessibility compliance is much more comprehensive. Accessibility is the ability for everyone, regardless of special needs, to be able to access, use, and benefit from everything within their environment. You might have students in your courses […]
By Joshua Rees 1. Bring the newest technology to the online classroom Creating a successful online course will usually depend on the use of appropriate technology. Instructional Designers can take all the guesswork out of picking the right technology for your course, learning how to use it, and even setting it up in your course […]