Archives - August, 2018

Collaborate NYC Conference

Reflections on OLC Collaborate NYC

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Liz Ciabocchi, Devon Cancilla, & Russell Poulin

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Liz Ciabocchi (Emcee and panel moderator) Earlier this week, I was fortunate to participate in the OLC Collaborate Conference in New York City, co-sponsored by the host institution, Berkeley College. As a member of the OLC Board of Directors, I Read More >

Accelerate Field Guide Program

5 Professional Benefits of Volunteering as an OLC Accelerate Field Guide

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Matthea Marquart and Taylor Kendal

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One distinctive characteristic of the Online Learning Consortium’s conferences is the organization’s support for members who want to experiment with new ideas to continually improve the attendee experience.  Last year, OLC launched a new social engagement program at OLC Accelerate called the Field Guide program, and thanks to popular demand, we’re happy to announce that it will return this year.

What is learner presence?

What about Learner Presence?

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Oliver Dreon, Ph.D.

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In science, researchers see theories and ideas as being tentative.  New information can be introduced that prompts reflection and re-examination.  For example, Copernicus’ work forced astronomers to re-evaluate whether the Earth was the center of the solar system and it Read More >