Designing and Facilitating High Quality Online Earth Science Courses

Thursday, Friday 8-11am PT / 9am-12pm MT / 10am-1pm CT / 11am-2pm ET Online


Jennifer Lewis, Madison Area Technical College

Whether you are new to online or are looking to take your course to the next level, this 2-day workshop focuses on designing high quality, highly engaging online earth science courses. Participants will learn about the essential online classroom design components and will use activities in the workshop to design, update and create their own online earth science courses, syllabi, learning activities and assessments.  Topics covered include student engagement, instructor presence, accessibility, online laboratories and much more.  In each workshop activity, participants will gain resources and information, work with other participants and workshop facilitators and will create products (i.e. learning activities) ready for their online courses.