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Building Interactive Quizzes with H5P

As millions of educators are settling into virtual learning, they are exploring different strategies like interactive quizzes to engage students. Instead of attempting to fully re-create in-person teaching, remote learning challenges instructors to think creatively and build a virtual environment for students to thrive. This summer, I had the pleasure of collaborating with Professor Ines […]

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Remote vs. Online Learning: It Makes a Difference

The Emergency Response In response to the coronavirus pandemic, FIU transitioned over 400 face-to-face classes to remote learning. It was no small task. Success not only depended on the cooperation of different FIU administrative bodies, but the patience, ingenuity, and creativity of faculty, students, and instructional designers.  To observers of higher education, the current health […]

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Rapid Remote Learning Activities

Online Teaching Techniques for Quick Course Conversions  As campuses worldwide take steps to prevent outbreaks of COVID-19, faculty are suddenly challenged to quickly pivot face-to-face classes into the online learning world.  This rapid switch to remote teaching offers a fantastic opportunity to explore new approaches to engaging students in our materials.  However, the urgency surrounding […]