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…

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…

Building Course Structure with the Bricks of Engagement

In this session, participants will learn how creating structured interactions within online and in-person courses can be beneficial to students and increase their engagement. In addition to this, this session will describe how structure can help reduce cognitive load for students and assist with inclusivity in the classroom.  Session Objectives:  Define structure and describe the ways it can be used to increase student engagement  List and explain examples…

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Quality Matters: Emergency Remote Instruction Checklist

Quality Matters, a nonprofit organization focused on standards for online learning, has created a set of checklists for rapidly moving classes online in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Emergency Remote Instruction Checklists for higher education provides “considerations, tips, and actionable strategies to enact during an institutional move to temporary remote instruction of classroom-based…

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Quality Matters: Emergency Remote Instruction Checklist

Quality Matters, a nonprofit organization focused on standards for online learning, has created a set of checklists for rapidly moving classes online in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Emergency Remote Instruction Checklists for higher education provides “considerations, tips, and actionable strategies to enact during an institutional move to temporary remote instruction of classroom-based…

Quality Matters Program logo

Quality Matters: Emergency Remote Instruction Checklist

Quality Matters, a nonprofit organization focused on standards for online learning, has created a set of checklists for rapidly moving classes online in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Emergency Remote Instruction Checklists for higher education provides “considerations, tips, and actionable strategies to enact during an institutional move to temporary remote instruction of classroom-based…