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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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Action Plan | New blog by Matthew Esteves

This course helps tremendously for barriers that may arise in online learning and teaching.

Action Plan | New blog by Matthew Esteves

I feel this course had a lot of relevant information for online communication.  It is very helpful in reminding me to read everything I write before I post or send it.  It also helps when on...

Granting Additional points how to show fairness and integrity in the process | New blog by Katherine Conway

I try to think of new and innovative ways to motivate my online students. Giving extra credit, having some additional course work, optional vs mandatory. My dilemma is that some students may feel it i...

How do you target kinesthetic learners? | New discussion by Gelena Gorelik

Hi!If you teach a fully online class, what is a good way to target kinesthetic learners? In one of my classes I give them a practical assignment out in real life and have them come back and share the...

Implementing Online courses | New comment by Gelena Gorelik

Yes, in my school we use hybrid method for multiple residential courses: students come in once a week for in-class and in-person interaction with the instructor, while they do the rest of the work...

Teaching fully online courses as if on-ground | New discussion by Gelena Gorelik

Hi!I have created multiple online courses, where I mimicked what I did when I was teaching on-ground. When teaching on ground I would never use power points, I always would draw and write on the boar...

Incorporating a lecturer | New comment by Katherine Conway

I agree Cassandre, having the availability of Blogs, Hyperlinks, Chats and various multi-media sources  makes the Online environment "Dynamic". A recent research article I read "A Learning Ana...

Links to the major types of social media | New comment by Akita Brooks

This is awesome, Jill!  Thanks for sharing.


Elearning Environments | New discussion by Patricia Jones

Hello Everyone, I teach a variety of medical classes and we have a lot of different elearning environments because we have to incorporate EHR software into the learning environment. Tricia

Cell phones | New discussion by Keith Clements

Do you find cell phones are a help or hindrance?