Tag: teaching tips

By Amy Erickson What is an Infographic? In the May edition of Online Classroom, Dr. John Orlando’s article on infographics caught my eye. Some may be asking, what is an infographic? According to Bovée and Thill (2016), “infographics are a special class of diagrams that can convey both data and concepts or ideas” (p. 238). …

By Wendy Trevor, PhD, Executive Director Center for Excellence in Teaching, Learning and Assessment (CETLA) This past academic year instructional faculty worked diligently to ensure effective teaching in support of the College’s standards of excellence and its strategic teaching and learning objective. To aid this end, in Faculty Connects we contemplated three of the four pillars …

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In a recent Faculty Focus article, Anne Reed writes about the collaborative approach needed to further retention in an online learning environment (9 February 2015). Since the end of the calendar year, Excelsior College instructional faculty have been responding to a call by Provost Mary Beth Hanner to share their tips and approaches to increase …