The Online Initiatives/Distance Education Department offers continual training to faculty students and staff on how to develop online courses (blended/hybrid and fully online), how to navigate Canvas (LMS) and provide faculty development workshops on the Best practices and online pedagogies for the online community.
Objective 1: Provide faculty training on the navigation process of Canvas (LMS).
Objective 2: Train faculty to incorporate effective technology tools and best practices in online delivery.
Objective 3: Provide training for blended/hybrid and fully online course development and implementation.
Objective 4: Encourage faculty through emails with support of the Provost to create and implement hybrid/blended and fully online courses using. Canvas.
Objective 5: Collaborate with the Information Technology Services department to ensure that phone help and technology services are available for technical issues students and faculty may encounter daily.
Objective 6: Develop a business plan for hybrid/blended and fully online courses.
Objective 7: Attend 1-2 Online Learning Consortium conference annually to learn more about effective technologies for online delivery.