OLC Institute for Professional Development Schedule

Discover hundreds of workshops and advanced programs including our Mastery Series and Certificate programs. Take a look at our schedule below to create the optimal online learning program that best meets your professional objectives. We offer many of the Institute offerings multiple times throughout the year to provide the flexibility you need to build the right program for you.  We look forward to helping you with your continued professional development.

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July 2019
Fundamentals: ADA & Web Accessibility

Valerie Haven

Jul 22, 2019

Strategies to Improve Retention

Dr. Marie Fetzner

Jul 22, 2019

Strategies to Implement Augmented & Virtual Reality in Education

Yingjie Liu

Jul 22, 2019

August 2019
Instructional Designer Certificate Program

Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis

Aug 05, 2019

Helping Faculty with New Course Development - ID1

Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis

Aug 05, 2019

New to Online, Essentials Part I: Getting Started

Dr. Carl Moore

Aug 05, 2019

Designing Gamified Learning Environments

Dr. Kevin Bell

Aug 05, 2019

Introduction to Screencasting Tools

Dr. Ryan Straight

Aug 05, 2019

Designing with Accessibility in Mind

Torie Wynn

Aug 05, 2019

Introduction to Learner Experience (LX) Design Methods, Part I: Personas

Dr. Jessica Knott

Aug 05, 2019

Blended Learning Mastery Series: Research into Practice

Dr. Baiyun Chen

Aug 07, 2019

Course Quality Review (OSCQR) - ID4

Jennifer Jaiswal,Dr. Lujean Baab

Aug 12, 2019

Research Methods for the Instructional Designer Community

Dr. Jessica Knott

Aug 12, 2019

Online Nursing Mastery Series

Joanne Serembus

Aug 14, 2019

Online Teaching Certificate

Dr. Ann Musgrove

Aug 19, 2019

Designing a Flipped Classroom

Apostolos Koutropoulos

Aug 19, 2019

Fundamentals: Giving Effective Feedback

Dr. David Mohr

Aug 19, 2019

Strategic Planning for Web Accessibility

Wendy MacColl

Aug 19, 2019

New to Online, Essentials Part II: Converting Your Course

Dr. Ann Musgrove

Aug 19, 2019

September 2019
Quality Scorecard Mastery Series

Dr. Kaye Shelton

Sep 04, 2019

Curating and Evaluating Resources for Faculty - ID2

Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis

Sep 09, 2019

New to Online, Essentials Part I: Getting Started

Sep 09, 2019

Creating Effective Assessments

Sep 09, 2019

Fundamentals: Engaging Learners In Online Discussions

Sep 09, 2019

Introduction to Learner Experience (LX) Design Methods, Part II: Experience Mapping

Dr. Jessica Knott

Sep 09, 2019

Introduction to Audio & Video Tools

Sep 09, 2019

Leadership in Online Learning Mastery Series

Dr. Lujean Baab

Sep 11, 2019

Exploring Interactive Video Tools

Sep 11, 2019

Creating Rubrics

Linda Algozzini

Sep 11, 2019

Creating an Interactive Syllabus

Sep 11, 2019

Instructional Designer Certificate Program

Dr. Melanie Shaw

Sep 16, 2019

Helping Faculty with New Course Development - ID1

Dr. Melanie Shaw

Sep 16, 2019

Project Management for Instructional Designers

Heidi Schroeder

Sep 16, 2019

Online Science Labs Mastery Series

Dr. Julia Vandermolen

Sep 18, 2019

New to Online, Essentials Part III: Course Design Basics

Sep 23, 2019

Creating YouTube Videos for Teaching & Learning

Sep 23, 2019

Fundamentals: Increasing Interaction & Engagement

Sep 23, 2019

Introduction to Online Presentation Tools

Sep 23, 2019

OER, Part I: Exploring Open Educational Resources

Dr. Kim Grewe

Sep 23, 2019

Introduction to Digital Badges

Dr. Errin Heyman

Sep 23, 2019

Designing Game-Based Learning

Dr. Ryan Straight

Sep 23, 2019

Applying Universal Design for Learning (UDL) Principles to Online Courses to Increase Accessibility and Engagement

Tom Thibodeau

Sep 23, 2019

Advanced Online Teaching Certificate

Sep 30, 2019

Data Stories: An Introduction to Data Visualization

Bethany Bovard

Sep 30, 2019

October 2019
New to Online, Essentials Part I: Getting Started

Oct 07, 2019

Designing Courses with a Multimodal Approach

Oct 07, 2019

Strategies for Supporting Online Faculty

Linda Algozzini

Oct 07, 2019

Fundamentals: ADA & Web Accessibility

Valerie Haven

Oct 07, 2019

Introduction to Learner Experience (LX) Design Methods, Part III: Prototyping

Dr. Jessica Knott

Oct 07, 2019

Online Teaching Certificate

Dr. Glori Hinck

Oct 07, 2019

Instructional Design Mastery Series

Dr. Olena Zhadko

Oct 09, 2019

Exploring Competency-Based Education

Dr. Melanie Borrego

Oct 21, 2019

Essentials of the OLC Quality Course Teaching and Instructional Practice (QCTIP) Scorecard

Oct 21, 2019

Designing with Accessibility in Mind

Oct 21, 2019

Neuro, Cognitive and Learning Sciences, Part I: Bringing Theory to Practice

Dr. Kristen Betts,Dr. Michelle Miller

Oct 21, 2019

Strategies for Evaluating Online Faculty

Oct 21, 2019

Professional Foundations: Collaborating, Researching, and Networking - ID3

Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis

Oct 21, 2019

Curating and Evaluating Resources for Faculty - ID2

Dr. Melanie Shaw

Oct 21, 2019

OER, Part II: Implementing Open Educational Resources

Dr. Kim Grewe

Oct 28, 2019

Managing Faculty Workload

Linda Algozzini

Oct 28, 2019

Exploring Learning Analytics

Dr. Poonam Kumar

Oct 28, 2019

Creating Infographics for Learning

Dr. Julia Vandermolen

Oct 28, 2019

Copyright & Fair Use, Part I: The Fundamentals

Linda Enghagen

Oct 29, 2019

November 2019
New to Online, Essentials Part I: Getting Started

Dr. Carl Moore

Nov 04, 2019

Designing Gamified Learning Environments

Dr. Kevin Bell

Nov 04, 2019

Designing a Flipped Classroom

Nov 04, 2019

Fundamentals: Giving Effective Feedback

Dr. David Mohr

Nov 04, 2019

Strategic Planning for Web Accessibility

Wendy MacColl

Nov 04, 2019

Exploring Digital Storytelling

Nov 04, 2019

Strategies to Implement Augmented & Virtual Reality in Education

Yingjie Liu

Nov 04, 2019

Creating YouTube Videos for Teaching & Learning

Nov 04, 2019

Neuro, Cognitive & Learning Sciences, Part II: Applying Theory to Practice

Dr. Michelle Miller,Dr. Kristen Betts

Nov 04, 2019

Copyright & Fair Use, Part II: From Court Decisions to Best Practices

Linda Enghagen

Nov 05, 2019

December 2019
New to Online, Essentials Part II: Converting Your Course

Dec 02, 2019

Strategies to Improve Retention

Dr. Marie Fetzner

Dec 02, 2019

Applying Universal Design for Learning (UDL) Principles to Online Courses to Increase Accessibility and Engagement

Tom Thibodeau

Dec 02, 2019

Introduction to Audio & Video Tools

Dec 02, 2019

Strategies to Foster Digital Fluency for the 21st Century

Dec 02, 2019

Designing Game-Based Learning

Dr. Ryan Straight

Dec 02, 2019

Exploring Interactive Video Tools

Dec 04, 2019

Creating Effective Assessments

Dec 09, 2019

Fundamentals: Increasing Interaction & Engagement

Dec 09, 2019

New to Online, Essentials Part III: Course Design Basics

Dec 09, 2019

Fundamentals: Engaging Learners In Online Discussions

Dec 09, 2019

Creating an Interactive Syllabus

Dec 11, 2019

January 2020
Course Quality Review (OSCQR) - ID4

Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis

Jan 06, 2020

Professional Foundations: Collaborating, Researching, and Networking - ID3

Dr. Melanie Shaw

Jan 06, 2020

February 2020
Course Quality Review (OSCQR) - ID4

Dr. Melanie Shaw

Feb 10, 2020

ONLINE DESIGN
Aug 05 - Aug 11, 2019
Dr. Carl Moore
Sep 09 - Sep 15, 2019
Oct 07 - Oct 13, 2019
Nov 04 - Nov 10, 2019
Dr. Carl Moore
Aug 05 - Sep 01, 2019
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis
Sep 16 - Oct 13, 2019
Dr. Melanie Shaw
Sep 09 - Oct 06, 2019
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis
Oct 21 - Nov 17, 2019
Dr. Melanie Shaw
Aug 19 - Aug 25, 2019
Apostolos Koutropoulos
Nov 04 - Nov 10, 2019
Oct 21 - Nov 17, 2019
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis
Jan 06 - Feb 02, 2020
Dr. Melanie Shaw
Aug 12 - Sep 08, 2019
Instructed By: Jennifer Jaiswal,Dr. Lujean Baab
Jan 06 - Feb 02, 2020
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis
Feb 10 - Mar 08, 2020
Dr. Melanie Shaw
ONLINE LEARNERS
Aug 05 - Aug 11, 2019
Dr. Kevin Bell
Nov 04 - Nov 10, 2019
Dr. Kevin Bell
Aug 19 - Aug 25, 2019
Dr. David Mohr
Nov 04 - Nov 10, 2019
Dr. David Mohr
Sep 23 - Sep 29, 2019
Dr. Ryan Straight
Dec 02 - Dec 08, 2019
Dr. Ryan Straight
ADVANCED ONLINE CERTIFICATE
ONLINE CERTIFICATE
Aug 19 - Oct 27, 2019
Dr. Ann Musgrove
Oct 07 - Dec 15, 2019
Dr. Glori Hinck
Aug 05 - Feb 02, 2020
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis
Sep 16 - Mar 08, 2020
Dr. Melanie Shaw
WORKSHOP
Aug 05 - Aug 11, 2019
Dr. Carl Moore
Sep 09 - Sep 15, 2019
Oct 07 - Oct 13, 2019
Nov 04 - Nov 10, 2019
Dr. Carl Moore
Jul 22 - Jul 28, 2019
Valerie Haven
Oct 07 - Oct 13, 2019
Valerie Haven
Aug 05 - Sep 01, 2019
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis
Sep 16 - Oct 13, 2019
Dr. Melanie Shaw
Jul 22 - Jul 28, 2019
Dr. Marie Fetzner
Dec 02 - Dec 08, 2019
Dr. Marie Fetzner
Aug 05 - Aug 11, 2019
Dr. Kevin Bell
Nov 04 - Nov 10, 2019
Dr. Kevin Bell
Sep 09 - Oct 06, 2019
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis
Oct 21 - Nov 17, 2019
Dr. Melanie Shaw
Aug 19 - Aug 25, 2019
Apostolos Koutropoulos
Nov 04 - Nov 10, 2019
Aug 19 - Aug 25, 2019
Dr. David Mohr
Nov 04 - Nov 10, 2019
Dr. David Mohr
Sep 11 - Sep 13, 2019
Linda Algozzini
Aug 05 - Aug 11, 2019
Torie Wynn
Oct 21 - Oct 27, 2019
Oct 21 - Nov 17, 2019
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis
Jan 06 - Feb 02, 2020
Dr. Melanie Shaw
Aug 12 - Sep 08, 2019
Instructed By: Jennifer Jaiswal,Dr. Lujean Baab
Jan 06 - Feb 02, 2020
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard, Leah Chuchran-Davis
Feb 10 - Mar 08, 2020
Dr. Melanie Shaw
Aug 19 - Aug 25, 2019
Wendy MacColl
Nov 04 - Nov 10, 2019
Wendy MacColl
Oct 21 - Oct 27, 2019
Instructed By: Dr. Kristen Betts,Dr. Michelle Miller
Nov 04 - Nov 10, 2019
Instructed By: Dr. Michelle Miller,Dr. Kristen Betts
Sep 23 - Sep 29, 2019
Dr. Ryan Straight
Dec 02 - Dec 08, 2019
Dr. Ryan Straight