The IDEA Shop (Instructional Design and Educational Assessment) is still accepting applications for the following faculty learning communities that further professional development.
Open Educational Resources
Faculty can reduce student textbook costs, increase course enrollment and improve student learning by adopting open educational resources — freely accessible, openly licensed documents and media useful for teaching and learning. This learning community will allow you to explore open educational resources with your peers and see how they can be implemented in your courses. View the call for applications (OER) to learn more.
Video and Emerging Technologies
Want to add engaging video content into your courses, but you don’t know where to start? We will walk you through the best practices of creating video presentations and show you how to integrate them effectively into your teaching. We’ll also investigate emerging technologies such as interactive video and virtual and augmented reality and explore their applications within higher education. View the call for applications (Video) to learn more.