Online learning is continuing to be refined and is expanding so it is important for online learning professionals to be informed of and current with the latest developments in the delivery and assessment of online learning. This group is for online learning professionals 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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Technology Tools | New comment by Yvette Jimmerson

Hello Shenita: I agree. Students have different learning styles and thus benefit from the use of different tools. Some students may prefer to listen to videos why others appreciate images that...

Standard based grading | New discussion by jady Arriaga

How can rubrics be used in Standad based-grading 

Evaluation On the Completion of 12 Online Courses | New blog by Katherine Conway

On completion of the CHEP (Certified Higher Education Professional) course, I have learned the importance of effective engagement and support for students who are taking Online Courses. First impressi...

Aspects of research from Chickering & Ehrmann (1997) that I find particuliarly useful for Online Learning | New blog by Katherine Conway

I have found it interesting that Chickering & Ehrmann were able to include a focus on e-learning practices, within the original work developed by Chickering and Gamzon (1987). Chickering and Ehrm...

Validity & Reliability | New discussion by Katherine Conway

  I found it interesting looking at the concepts of Validity and Reliability. You can complete research that is Reliable without being Valid, but you cannot have Validity without the research ...

Technology Tools | New discussion by Shenita Jenkins

Using a variety of technology tools would be best in order to accommodate a variety of learners.

action plan | New blog by William Wade

To get a certificate for completing this

Computer tools | New discussion by William Wade

It has been my experience that numberous tools are always being changed, altered or modified in the computer class. These come and go but knowing the subject matter and staying up to date is the key i...

EL 106 | New discussion by Tonya Smith

Great module! Provides insight on best approaches to student assessment. 

Rubric | New blog by Alice Duszkiewicz

After taking this course EL 109 I would love to review my departments rubrics for all courses in the department.  How should one get started?