Contemporary students are looking for alternative learning deliveries that meet their individual needs when selecting a program or college.  Developers of elearning environments need to be able design elearning environments that meet a wide variety of student preferences and needs. This group is for educators who aspire to discuss and master the competencies necessary for exemplary performance and top customer service in a dynamic, rapidly changing higher education landscape.  Group members share best practices, ideas, thoughts, reflections, and resources to help colleagues across the globe improve performance. 


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Synchronous versus Asynchronous e-Learning | Origin: EL116 | New comment by Mariel Pastor Knoll

Asynchronous learning delivery may require some work but it is applying the principles of student centered learning.  It allows for flexibility but with discipline.  With freedom comes...

Dynamic Instructional Design | Origin: EL107 | New comment by Janet Roccabello

I appreciate the focus on instructors and how to help the online learner navigate though additional resources.

Why Utilize Virtual Internships | Origin: EL119 | New comment by Dana Cothran

I have always told our externship graduates to add that experience to their resumes to show experience in the field they are going into. It is good to see that companies ARE looking for that and are...

Introduction to Virtual Internships (VIs) | Origin: EL119 | New comment by Dana Cothran

I was also not aware that this was an option for internships but believe that this could be a viable option for our Business students that are needing to fulfill this as a requirement to graduate. It...

Authentic Assessment | Origin: EL107 | New comment by Victoria Diartt

I learned the advantages and disadvantages of the Holistic assessment in online teaching.  

Maximizing Student Output | Origin: EL107 | New comment by Victoria Diartt

I learned how important is mobile communication for today's students and how to incorpotate it into online teaching.  

Maximizing Content Input | Origin: EL107 | New comment by Victoria Diartt

I learned how important is to know the different type of intelligence to integrate that information in online learning.  

Synchronous versus Asynchronous e-Learning | Origin: EL116 | New comment by Jose SantosRomeu

Synchronous and Asynchronous are different learning delivery methods that due to the uniqueness of each one they can be associated with students' learning styles and personalities. The synchronous...

Dynamic Instructional Design | Origin: EL107 | New comment by Victoria Diartt

I learned how important is the dynamic design of a Hybrid course and the benefits for our students.    

Introduction to Virtual Internships (VIs) | Origin: EL119 | New comment by Angela Dryden

I was not aware that virtual internships existed until I saw this education topic.  I am in the healthcare field, and the examples provided are more business-related internships.  Has...