Research Posters: Turning Drab into Fab

We’ve seen them…we’ve made them…and we’ve walked right past them…Research Posters.   The purpose of a research poster is to visually represent the general overview, data, and most relevant findings of a research project. When preparing to design your poster you’ve likely taken your thoughtful research or well-drafted manuscript and you’ve widdled it down to…

A More Inclusive ADDIE Model

All learners should have a safe, productive and inclusive space to learn regardless of race, sex, gender, religion, physical limitations. The importance of diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) is important and can be applied to courses using the ADDIE model. The ADDIE Model is  a well-known instructional design framework. Applying DEI to course design can…

Get to know OSCQR—The Course Evaluation Rubric

Created by a team of educators from SUNY (The State University of New York), the OSCQR rubric is used as a customizable tool for online quality course review. From the SUNY website, the OSCQR rubric is described as “unique and differs from other online course quality rubrics in several ways. It is not restricted to mature…

Mayer’s Multimedia Learning Theory

This session will cover Mayer’s 12 Principles of Multimedia Learning and how they related to creating engaging and effective presentations. These principles can also be used not just in PowerPoint presentations, but eLearning modules and online lessons.   Learning Objectives: List and describe the 12 Principles Explain how the principles relate to online learning Explain how the…

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Becoming Your Own Instructional Designer – Facilitated Workshop

One overarching goal for an instructional designer is to create a perfect match between modality, content, student learning, and faculty experience and expectations.  In this workshop we will view a Magna Publications video led by Krys Ziska Strange, a curriculum and learning innovation designer for the Office of Digital Learning at the University of Arizona.  …