Best Practices in Online Course Design

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Don’t miss the Best Practices in Online Course Design webinar series presented by SoftChalk and Quality Matters! In this series, educators from across the country will demonstrate how they design and deliver effective online courses using Quality Matters standards and SoftChalk Create. Each webinar will focus on best practices for one or more of the QM standards. The webinar series will  run from April through September, 2014. Then, on the afternoon of October 1, the “Best of the Best Practices in Online Course Design” will be presented as a series of joint sessions during the 6th Annual Quality Matters Conference and the First Ever SoftChalk User Conference in Baltimore, Maryland.

Getting Started with Quality Overviews and Introductions Wednesday, April 30 12:00 PM EDT viewarchive
Adding Accessibility to Online Courses: Making your online course accessible for all types of learners Monday, May 19,  1:00 PM EDT viewarchive
Promoting Learner Interaction and Engagement in Online Courses Wednesday, June 11 12:00 PM EDT viewarchive
Engaging Learners through Course Technology  Wednesday, July 23 3:00 PM EDT viewarchive
Incorporating Assessment and Measurement tools into your Online Course Monday, August 4 1:00 PM EDT viewarchive

  Share your Best Practices in Online Course Design…Share your Best Practices for teaching online by tweeting us @SoftChalk, and using the hashtag #SCQMBP for a chance to be featured during the series! First Ever SoftChalk User Conference – October 1-2, 2014 The webinar  series will end just in time for the First Ever SoftChalk User Conference, being held at the Renaissance Baltimore, Harborplace Hotel in Baltimore, MD October 1-2, 2014, in conjunction with the 6th Annual Quality Matters Conference. Join us at the conference to participate in sessions presented by experienced SoftChalk Users, and learn even more about best practices in online course design from SoftChalk and Quality Matters subscribers. 6th Annual Quality Matters Conference – September 29 – October 1, 2013 Quality Matters is a leader in quality assurance for online education and has received national recognition for its peer-based approach to continuous improvement in online education and student learning. At the Quality Matters conference you’ll have the chance to interact with an international community of educators dedicated to improving the quality of online education. For more information, please visit the Quality Matters conference website. Join the Quality Matters Conference conversation on Twitter using hashtag #qmconf2014!