Most learning is not the result of instruction. It is rather the result of unhampered participation in a meaningful setting. Most people learn best by being “with it,” yet school makes them identify their personal, cognitive growth with elaborate planning and manipulation. – Ivan Illich
Term: Fall 2015
Location: Fully Online – Through WordPress, Canvas email, videoconferencing & the Open Web
Office Hours: Online – Tuesdays 12-1, Thursdays 2-3; F2F – by appointment
The Online Teaching Working Group is designed for faculty members either currently utilizing or interested in exploring a digital presence for their teaching, learning, scholarship and the various elements that pass through such a space. This space provides an opportunity to explore and engage the development, creation and utilization of web pages and portals through engaging learning resources, scaffolded practice, community support and expert-driven conversation. Every expectation of faculty in this course is designed as something with direct use-value in operating a website.