Professional Development Opportunities
Active Learning Certificate Program
This certificate program introduces participants to active learning strategies. Participants, through a series of workshops, explore effective techniniques to incoporate into their curriculum. The Spring 2020 cohort is now accepting applications. Visit the certificate program page to learn more and to apply. Applications are due January 15, 2021.
eCampus Immersive Learning Institute
The institute will focus on innovative Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality (AR/VR) technologies and pedagogies that create immersive learning opportunities to improve students engagement and critical thinking. Through workshops, hands-on activities, and resources, participants will incorporate immersive learning strategies into their curriculum. The Spring 2021 cohort is now accepting applications. Visit the institute program page to learn more and to apply by January 22, 2021.
eCampus Technology Equipment Program
The purpose of this RFP is to encourage faculty from a variety of disciplines and at varying technological competencies to redevelop their courses that will integrate technology equipment in a meaningful way into the course activities. The proposed equipment must be implemented during the Fall 2021 semester. Faculty participants will receive the equipment to be used in their course(s). Visit the eCampus Technology Equipment Program page to learn more.
Quality Matters Course Certification Program
If you are teaching an online or hybrid course and completed the Quality Matters Applying the Quality Matters Rubric Training, you may be interested in having your course certificated. This program offers faculty members a $500 stipend to revise their course to adhere to the Quality Matters Rubric. Then, the course will get submitted for Course Certification where it will undergo a rigorous review by a Quality Matters Team based upon the criteria noted in the Quality Matters Rubric. Learn more about the Course Certification Process. If interested in having your course certified, please contact Jennifer Redd.
Quality Matters Training
Registration is open for Quality Matters trainings. These include online, asynchronous courses. Through these trainings, you will learn how to apply the Quality Matters Rubric Standards to an online/hybrid course, how to apply the concept of alignment to various course components, and how to provide helpful recommendations to the instructor. Certificates will be available upon completion of the course.
Typically, courses require payment of a $50 registration fee at time of registration but are available at no cost for fall 2020. If you are interested in registering for the training, please fill out the Quality Assurance Training - Registration Form.
eCampus offers a wide variety of workshops each semester to help you develop your full potential and grow in your teaching practice. We’ve organized these options thematically into six color coded tracks to help you prioritize what you might want to focus on.