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CC Certificate for Librarians – Fall

Online

The Creative Commons Certificate is an in-depth course about CC licenses, open practices and the ethos of the Commons. The course is composed of readings, quizzes, discussions and practical exercises to develop learners’ open skills. Minnesota State system office will support up to ten seats for the CC Certificate for Librarians tract of the Creative... Continue Reading →

CC Certificate for Librarians – Spring Deadline

Online

The Creative Commons Certificate is an in-depth course about CC licenses, open practices and the ethos of the Commons. The course is composed of readings, quizzes, discussions and practical exercises to develop learners’ open skills. Minnesota State system office will support up to ten seats for the CC Certificate for Librarians tract of the Creative... Continue Reading →

Foundations of Teaching Online (Long course)

Online

June 8 - August 9, 2020 Break from July 4 - July 12 Course Learning Objectives Construct a course schedule, template, or outline that includes at least one learning objective for each module for your course.  Create an alignment map with your learning objective(s), assessment tool, learning activities, and materials.  Develop one assessment tool that... Continue Reading →

Free

OER Learning Circles – Fall 2020 Applications Due

Online

What are OER Learning Circles? Collaborate with other Minnesota State faculty from across the system who are committed to redesigning courses around open educational resources (OER) and/or creating OER ancillary materials to help eliminate textbook costs for students. In addition to virtual weekly meetings, OER Learning Circles will utilize a D2L Brightspace course to support... Continue Reading →

Creative Commons Certificate – Registration Deadline

Online

The Creative Commons Certificate is an in-depth course about CC licenses, open practices and the ethos of the Commons. The course is composed of readings, quizzes, discussions and practical exercises to develop learners’ open skills. Minnesota State system office will support up to ten seats for the CC Certificate for Librarians OR the CC Certificate... Continue Reading →

Foundations of Teaching Online (Long course)

Online

September 8 - November 8 Course Learning Objectives Construct a course schedule, template, or outline that includes at least one learning objective for each module for your course.  Create an alignment map with your learning objective(s), assessment tool, learning activities, and materials.  Develop one assessment tool that will measure or evaluate your intended learning outcome(s). ... Continue Reading →

Free

OER Learning Circles – Spring 2021 Applications Due

Online

What are OER Learning Circles? Collaborate with other Minnesota State faculty from across the system who are committed to redesigning courses around open educational resources (OER) and/or creating OER ancillary materials to help eliminate textbook costs for students. In addition to virtual weekly meetings, OER Learning Circles will utilize a D2L Brightspace course to support... Continue Reading →

Foundations of Teaching Online (long course)

Online

February 8 - April 11, 2021 Course Learning Objectives Construct a course schedule, template, or outline that includes at least one learning objective for each module for your course.  Create an alignment map with your learning objective(s), assessment tool, learning activities, and materials.  Develop one assessment tool that will measure or evaluate your intended learning... Continue Reading →

Free

OER Learning Circles – Summer 2021 Applications Due

Online

What are OER Learning Circles? Collaborate with other Minnesota State faculty from across the system who are committed to redesigning courses around open educational resources (OER) and/or creating OER ancillary materials to help eliminate textbook costs for students. In addition to virtual weekly meetings, OER Learning Circles will utilize a D2L Brightspace course to support... Continue Reading →

Foundations of Teaching Online: Summer 2021 (long course)

Online

June 7 - August 8, 2021 (Break 7/3 - 7/11) Course Learning Objectives Construct a course schedule, template, or outline that includes at least one learning objective for each module for your course.  Create an alignment map with your learning objective(s), assessment tool, learning activities, and materials.  Develop one assessment tool that will measure or... Continue Reading →

Free