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 2020
Advanced Online Teaching Certificate

Jul 06, 2020

Applying the Neuro, Cognitive, and Learning Sciences to Instructional Design

Bethany Bovard

Jul 06, 2020

Professional Foundations: Collaborating, Researching, and Networking - ID3

Jennifer Jaiswal, Sarah Frick

Jul 06, 2020

New to Online, Essentials Part I: Getting Started

Jul 06, 2020

Strategic Planning for Web Accessibility

Jul 06, 2020

Strategies to Improve Retention

Dr. Marie Fetzner

Jul 06, 2020

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

Jul 06, 2020

Adaptive Learning Fundamentals and Courseware Exploration

Jul 06, 2020

Blended Learning Mastery Series: Research into Practice

Dr. Baiyun Chen

Jul 08, 2020

New to Online, Essentials Part II: Converting Your Course

Jul 20, 2020

Strategies to Implement Augmented & Virtual Reality in Education

Yingjie Liu

Jul 20, 2020

Fundamentals: ADA & Web Accessibility

Valerie Haven

Jul 20, 2020

Creating Effective Assessments

Jul 20, 2020

August 2020
New to Online, Essentials Part III: Course Design Basics

Aug 03, 2020

OER, Part I: Exploring Open Educational Resources

Dr. Kim Grewe

Aug 03, 2020

Introduction to Screencasting Tools

Aug 03, 2020

Fundamentals: Increasing Interaction & Engagement

Aug 03, 2020

Exploring Interactive Video Tools

Aug 05, 2020

Introduction to Research Methods for the Instructional Designer Community

Aug 10, 2020

Course Quality Review (OSCQR) - ID4

Jennifer Jaiswal, Sarah Frick

Aug 10, 2020

Helping Faculty with New Course Development - ID1

Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott

Aug 10, 2020

Instructional Designer Certificate Program

Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott

Aug 10, 2020

Online Teaching Certificate

Dr. Arifa Garman

Aug 17, 2020

New to Online, Essentials Part I: Getting Started

Aug 17, 2020

Designing with Accessibility in Mind

Aug 17, 2020

Strategies to Foster Digital Fluency for the 21st Century

Leah Chuchran-Davis

Aug 17, 2020

Designing a Flipped Classroom

Aug 17, 2020

Strategies for Facilitating Live, Online Sessions

Karen Costa, Clea Mahoney

Aug 19, 2020

Leadership in Online Learning Mastery Series

Dr. Lujean Baab

Aug 19, 2020

September 2020
Instructional Design Mastery Series

Dr. Olena Zhadko

Sep 09, 2020

Project Management for Instructional Designers

Sep 14, 2020

Data Stories: An Introduction to Data Visualization

Bethany Bovard

Sep 14, 2020

Curating and Evaluating Resources for Faculty - ID2

Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott

Sep 14, 2020

New to Online, Essentials Part II: Converting Your Course

Sep 14, 2020

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

Dr. Kristen Betts,Dr. Michelle Miller

Sep 14, 2020

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

Dr. Carl Moore

Sep 14, 2020

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

Sep 14, 2020

Designing Game-Based Learning

Sep 14, 2020

Creating an Interactive Syllabus

Leah Chuchran-Davis

Sep 16, 2020

Helping Faculty with New Course Development - ID1

Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove

Sep 21, 2020

Instructional Designer Certificate Program

Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove

Sep 21, 2020

New to Online, Essentials Part III: Course Design Basics

Sep 21, 2020

Fundamentals: Engaging Learners In Online Discussions

Sep 21, 2020

OER, Part II: Implementing Open Educational Resources

Dr. Kim Grewe

Sep 21, 2020

Exploring Learning Analytics

Sep 21, 2020

Creating YouTube Videos for Teaching & Learning

Leah Chuchran-Davis

Sep 21, 2020

Advanced Online Teaching Certificate

Sep 28, 2020

Quality Scorecard Mastery Series

Sep 30, 2020

October 2020
Online Teaching Certificate

Oct 05, 2020

New to Online, Essentials Part I: Getting Started

Oct 05, 2020

Designing Gamified Learning Environments

Oct 05, 2020

Exploring Competency-Based Education

Oct 05, 2020

Introduction to Audio & Video Tools

Oct 05, 2020

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

Oct 05, 2020

Online Nursing Mastery Series

Dr. Karyn Holt

Oct 14, 2020

Applying the Neuro, Cognitive, and Learning Sciences to Instructional Design

Oct 19, 2020

Professional Foundations: Collaborating, Researching, and Networking - ID3

Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott

Oct 19, 2020

Curating and Evaluating Resources for Faculty - ID2

Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove

Oct 26, 2020

Fundamentals: ADA & Web Accessibility

Valerie Haven

Oct 26, 2020

Managing Faculty Workload

Oct 26, 2020

Fundamentals: Giving Effective Feedback

Oct 26, 2020

Designing a Flipped Classroom

Oct 26, 2020

Strategies to Improve Retention

Dr. Marie Fetzner

Oct 26, 2020

Copyright & Fair Use, Part I: The Fundamentals

Linda Enghagen

Oct 27, 2020

Exploring Interactive Video Tools

Oct 28, 2020

November 2020
New to Online, Essentials Part I: Getting Started

Nov 02, 2020

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

Dr. Michelle Miller,Dr. Kristen Betts

Nov 02, 2020

Strategies to Implement Augmented & Virtual Reality in Education

Yingjie Liu

Nov 02, 2020

Strategic Planning for Web Accessibility

Nov 02, 2020

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

Nov 02, 2020

Fundamentals: Increasing Interaction & Engagement

Nov 02, 2020

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

Linda Enghagen

Nov 03, 2020

Creating Rubrics

Nov 04, 2020

Creating Infographics for Learning

Dr. Julia Vandermolen

Nov 30, 2020

Creating Effective Assessments

Nov 30, 2020

Designing with Accessibility in Mind

Nov 30, 2020

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

Dr. Kaye Shelton

Nov 30, 2020

Strategies for Evaluating Online Faculty

Nov 30, 2020

December 2020
Creating YouTube Videos for Teaching & Learning

Leah Chuchran-Davis

Dec 07, 2020

Fundamentals: Engaging Learners In Online Discussions

Dec 07, 2020

Strategies for Supporting Online Faculty

Dec 07, 2020

Introduction to Online Presentation Tools

Dec 07, 2020

New to Online, Essentials Part I: Getting Started

Dec 07, 2020

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

Tom Thibodeau

Dec 07, 2020

Designing Courses with a Multimodal Approach

Dec 07, 2020

January 2021
Course Quality Review (OSCQR) - ID4

Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott

Jan 11, 2021

Professional Foundations: Collaborating, Researching, and Networking - ID3

Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove

Jan 11, 2021

February 2021
Course Quality Review (OSCQR) - ID4

Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove

Feb 15, 2021

ONLINE DESIGN
Jul 06 - Jul 12, 2020
Aug 17 - Aug 23, 2020
Oct 05 - Oct 11, 2020
Nov 02 - Nov 08, 2020
Dec 07 - Dec 13, 2020
Aug 10 - Sep 06, 2020
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott
Sep 21 - Oct 18, 2020
Instructed By: Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove
Sep 14 - Oct 11, 2020
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott
Oct 26 - Nov 22, 2020
Instructed By: Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove
Jul 06 - Aug 02, 2020
Instructed By: Jennifer Jaiswal, Sarah Frick
Oct 19 - Nov 15, 2020
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott
Jan 11 - Feb 07, 2021
Instructed By: Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove
Aug 10 - Sep 06, 2020
Instructed By: Jennifer Jaiswal, Sarah Frick
Jan 11 - Feb 07, 2021
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott
Feb 15 - Mar 14, 2021
Instructed By: Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove
Aug 19 - Aug 21, 2020
Instructed By: Karen Costa, Clea Mahoney
ONLINE LEARNERS
ADVANCED ONLINE CERTIFICATE
ONLINE CERTIFICATE
Aug 17 - Oct 25, 2020
Dr. Arifa Garman
Oct 05 - Dec 13, 2020
Aug 10 - Feb 07, 2021
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott
Sep 21 - Mar 14, 2021
Instructed By: Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove
WORKSHOP
Jul 06 - Jul 12, 2020
Aug 17 - Aug 23, 2020
Oct 05 - Oct 11, 2020
Nov 02 - Nov 08, 2020
Dec 07 - Dec 13, 2020
Sep 21 - Sep 27, 2020
Leah Chuchran-Davis
Dec 07 - Dec 13, 2020
Leah Chuchran-Davis
Jul 20 - Jul 26, 2020
Valerie Haven
Oct 26 - Nov 01, 2020
Valerie Haven
Aug 10 - Sep 06, 2020
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott
Sep 21 - Oct 18, 2020
Instructed By: Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove
Jul 06 - Jul 12, 2020
Dr. Marie Fetzner
Oct 26 - Nov 01, 2020
Dr. Marie Fetzner
Sep 14 - Oct 11, 2020
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott
Oct 26 - Nov 22, 2020
Instructed By: Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove
Jul 06 - Aug 02, 2020
Instructed By: Jennifer Jaiswal, Sarah Frick
Oct 19 - Nov 15, 2020
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott
Jan 11 - Feb 07, 2021
Instructed By: Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove
Aug 10 - Sep 06, 2020
Instructed By: Jennifer Jaiswal, Sarah Frick
Jan 11 - Feb 07, 2021
Instructed By: Bethany Bovard,Dr. Jessica Knott
Feb 15 - Mar 14, 2021
Instructed By: Dr. Melanie Shaw,Dr. Ann Musgrove
Sep 14 - Sep 20, 2020
Instructed By: Dr. Kristen Betts,Dr. Michelle Miller
Nov 02 - Nov 08, 2020
Instructed By: Dr. Michelle Miller,Dr. Kristen Betts
Aug 19 - Aug 21, 2020
Instructed By: Karen Costa, Clea Mahoney