Archives - July, 2019

What is learner presence?

Exploring Virtual Science Labs

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Dr. Julia VanderMolen, Associate Professor at Grand Valley State University, and instructor for OLC’s Online Science Labs Mastery Series

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Higher education facilities are offering students more online courses for many reasons (Allen & Seaman, 2014). Chandler, Park, Levin, and Morse (2013) suggest that a single form of learning is not enough and combining hands-on activities with online learning would Read More >

Instructional Design - Courses and Programs

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Instructional Design - Courses and Programs

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Engaging the Reluctant Online Learner

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OLC Director of Research and Innovation, Lynette O’Keefe and OLC sponsor TechSmith

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This blog post is brought to you by the Online Learning Consortium on behalf of our OLC Accelerate 2019 sponsor, TechSmith. After ten years of teaching online and face-to-face classes, Boise State University faculty member Tracie Lee hit multiple hurdles teaching Introductory Business Read More >

What We Share

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OLC Collaborate South Carolina Presenter Dr. Jonathan Lashley, Senior Instructional Technologist, Boise State University

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I think a lot about how people share. As a student, the willingness of some faculty to share their time and projects with me helped shape my career in education. What generally attracts me to the open education movement is Read More >

Insights from the Field: Online Nursing Education in Higher Ed

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OLC Institute for Professional Development

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The Online Learning Consortium (OLC) is reaching out to our global community of thought leaders, faculty, innovators, and practitioners to bring you insights from the field of online, blended, and digital learning. This week, Joanne Serembus, OLC Institute faculty for Read More >

Institute for Emerging Leadership in Online Learning (IELOL)

IELOL Africa – Scholarship

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Scholarship SARUA provides scholarships to attend the IELOL. The intent of the scholarships is to enable participation in the program for individuals who may not otherwise have the resources to fund their participation. To apply, please provide a summary statement Read More >

NEW ONLINE LEARNING AND TEACHING COURSES

What’s New in 2019?

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New Workshops | New Badges | Advanced ID Workshops | Topics in Focus New Workshop! Designing Game-Based Learning Game-based learning and gamification are two very different—if very effective—instructional phenomena. In this workshop, the companion to the Designing Gamified Learning Environments workshop, Read More >