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Good Practice in Online Learning

Posted on Aug, 09 2012

Good Practice in Online Learning
August 9, 2012
9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
90 Minutes

Registration Fee$0

NDSU DCE Classroom, Room D104
1919 N. University Dr.
Fargo, ND
Free parking is available in the parking lot to the west of the SGC Building.

During this session, we will discuss how to integrate Chickering and Gamson's (1987) Seven Principles of Good Practice in Undergraduate Education into online learning environments.  We will examine how to implement these practices into online courses using the Blackboard Learn 9.1 interface.

Faculty and instructors teaching an online class will benefit from this session by learning how to integrate practices into your online classes that:

  • encourage student-faculty contact
  • encourage cooperation among students
  • encourage active learning
  • provides prompt feedback
  • emphasize time on task
  • communicate high expectations for students
  • respect diverse talents and ways of knowing


To register, please follow this link.  Pre-registration is required due to limited seating available. 



Jeff Boyer, Ph.D.

Photo of Jeff Boyer, Ph.D.

Jeff Boyer, Ph.D., is a learning designer and technologist housed in the Dean's Office of NDSU's College of Science and Mathematics.  In this role, he assists faculty in transitioning from face-to-face to blended and online teaching.  Dr. Boyer earned his Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Educational Technology from the University of Florida.  Over his 14 years of teaching experience, he has designed and developed multiple face-to-face, blended and online learning experiences in a wide variety of contexts and for diverse populations of learners.

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