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Open Education Week 2015
March 6, 2015 – 2:48 pm | Comments Off on Open Education Week 2015

It is Open Education Week 2015 this week! In light of our focus on globalization and open courses, this is the perfect time to celebrate and learn more about open education. Join us as we …

Free webinar: Improving Student Retention in Online Learning
June 13, 2014 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Free webinar: Improving Student Retention in Online Learning

Inside Higher Ed hosted a free webinar on Tuesday, June 10th – “Retention in Online Courses,” brought to you by Academic Partnerships and featuring Patrick Lowenthal, assistant professor of Educational Technology at Boise State University.

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At a loss for assignment ideas for an Educational Leadership course? Check these out!
June 12, 2014 – 8:00 am | Comments Off on At a loss for assignment ideas for an Educational Leadership course? Check these out!

Discussions: A crucial aspect of learning is to create a sense of community among students – to encourage an engaged exchange and discussion of ideas. Assigning discussions based on reading materials and video micro-lectures is …

AP Presents Course Building: One Module at a Time at the Quality Matters SW Regional Conference 2014
May 14, 2014 – 1:14 pm | Comments Off on AP Presents Course Building: One Module at a Time at the Quality Matters SW Regional Conference 2014

Dr. Melissa Kaulbach, Vice President, Academic Services, Melanie Hovland, Assistant Director, Academic Services, and Monica Hogland, Sr. Consultant, Academic Services presented “Course Building: One Module at a Time” to a packed room at the Quality …

AP Publishes Guide to Quality in Online Learning
April 7, 2014 – 3:13 pm | Comments Off on AP Publishes Guide to Quality in Online Learning

We have published a pioneering primer on the key quality issues in online education. Edited by international higher education authorities Stamenka Uvalić-Trumbić and Sir John Daniel and authored by learning experts Neil Butcher and Merridy …

University of North Florida Offers Four High-Demand Online Degree Programs
March 6, 2014 – 1:16 pm | Comments Off on University of North Florida Offers Four High-Demand Online Degree Programs

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. and DALLAS (Feb. 25, 2014) – The University of North Florida (UNF) today announced that it will make three of its high-demand degree programs—Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), Master of Science in Nutrition …

AP Faculty Research Grant Recipient’s Research Published
January 21, 2014 – 1:01 pm | Comments Off on AP Faculty Research Grant Recipient’s Research Published

Dr. Joohi Lee, Associate Professor, College of Education and Health Professions at the University of Texas at Arlington, was a recipient of AP’s Faculty Research Grant in our 2012 round of proposals for her proposal, …

Helpful Strategies and Tips: To-Do List
September 24, 2012 – 9:02 pm | Comments Off on Helpful Strategies and Tips: To-Do List

This post is part of the series Helpful Strategies and Tips: Designing an Online Course, which provides guidance through common challenges instructors face during online course development.
To help keep students on task, include a To-Do …

Helpful Strategies and Tips: Learning Objectives
September 24, 2012 – 8:57 pm | Comments Off on Helpful Strategies and Tips: Learning Objectives

This post is part of the series Helpful Strategies and Tips: Designing an Online Course, which provides guidance through common challenges instructors face during online course development.
Learning objectives play an important role in designing instruction …

Helpful Strategies and Tips: Module Overview
September 24, 2012 – 8:38 pm | Comments Off on Helpful Strategies and Tips: Module Overview

This post is part of the series Helpful Strategies and Tips: Designing an Online Course, which provides guidance through common challenges instructors face during online course development.
Providing students a module overview of the material is …