Workshops for Experienced Online Teachers
Length: Seven-day asynchronous online workshops requiring 6 - 8 hours of work that includes reading research-based articles, viewing presentations, engaging in online discussion forums, and submitting assignments
Dates: Dates vary, see below
Instructor: Facilitated by faculty affiliated with the Online Learning Consortium (OLC) who have expertise in instructional design and technology
Eligibility: Intended for faculty who have considerable experience in online course design and delivery, who have completed either the Online Course Design Institute (OCDI) or the Online Course Improvement Workshop (OCIW), and who want to further their online skills
Content: Participants will complete one workshop from among the options described below. Follow the links for full workshop descriptions.
Fundamentals: Engaging Learners in Online Discussions,
March 11 - 17, 2019, or June 10 - 16, 2019
Fundamentals: Increasing Interaction and Engagement,
March 11 - 17, 2019, or June 24 - June 30, 2019
Designing Courses with a Multimodal Approach,
April 8 - 14, 2019
- Fundamentals: Giving Effective Feedback,
April 22 - 28, 2019
- Neuro, Cognitive and Learning Sciences, Part I: Bringing Theory to Practice,
June 10 - 16, 2019
- Creating Effective Assessments,
June 24 – June 30, 2019
Stipend: None. The workshop registration fee is paid with grant funds.
Awards: Up to 11 grants will be awarded in Exploring and Advanced levels, combined.
Recipients of grants for the asynchronous online workshops agree to the following:
- To fully participate in and complete the workshop for which they are applying.
- To participate in a post-workshop interview to discuss their experiences in their chosen workshop.
- To acknowledge Bradley University in any print or electronic publications resulting wholly or in part from this award.
- To maintain employment with the University through the completion of the grant period. Resignation from the University voids this agreement.
- To submit exceptions to this agreement, for approval by the Director of Summer and Interim sessions, at least ten days prior to the workshop start date.