Helpful Hints and Lifelong Learning

On November 12 USM’s own Betty Robinson and Bernice Conklin-Powers presented a webcast entitled “Do what we say (now) not what we did (then): Information for those new to the scene.”   There they shared insights gained as they had transferred courses to online or blended format. Some of the ideas were overall statements of good Read More…

Putting the Learning in Online Learning

On October 30 USM co-hosted the New England Regional Sloan-C Conference.  The gathering brought together educators concerned with the quality of online education.  The attention to quality particularly struck me (Maureen Perry) in two of the presentations. Michael Davis  (Pathfinder Consulting) described a learning module approach to course design.  Instead of having a confusing array Read More…