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Quality Matters Monday: Standard 8.3
November 14, 2019 – 9:44 am | Comments Off on Quality Matters Monday: Standard 8.3

It’s Quality Matters Monday! Each Monday, we highlight a Quality Matters standard and review its importance in an online course and how we evaluate this standard.
Today, we are reviewing Quality Matters Standards 8.3
General Standard 8 …

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April 23, 2013 – 10:12 am | Comments Off on Sign-up to Receive Our Best Resources

The Faculty eCommons helps educators design and teach quality online courses. By being a part of the Faculty eCommons community, you receive the latest higher ed news, effective practices, and professional development–all for free–to help …

Now's Your Chance! Contribute to the Faculty eCommons
April 5, 2013 – 11:00 am | Comments Off on Now's Your Chance! Contribute to the Faculty eCommons

Do you have a success story to share with the online education community?
We want to help you do that.

Now Accepting Guest Posts for April
We understand that quality standards are a top priority for you and …

Instagram for Education: Applying Gardner’s Intelligences
April 3, 2013 – 1:29 pm | Comments Off on Instagram for Education: Applying Gardner’s Intelligences

We were inspired by the blog post Using Instagram in an Educational Context, which cites Howard Gardner’s theory of multiple intelligences. In this post, we’ve linked great examples from Instagram and its own blog to …

9 Strategies to Ensure Successful Course Discussions
March 21, 2013 – 12:23 pm | 2 Comments

We recently suggested three alternatives to the LMS discussion tool that mimic real-life conversations in an online course. But remember–whether you’re using an alternative tool or the traditional LMS tool, the success of any discussion …

The MOOC Experiment: Current Resources
November 15, 2012 – 10:27 pm | Comments Off on The MOOC Experiment: Current Resources

Curious About MOOCs? Want to read more or join the conversation? The following articles will get you started.

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Learner Weblog Series on MOOC by Sui Fai John Mak 
MOOC Implications for Libraries by Mal …