DE SIG@Duke: Focus on Accessibility and Online Learning

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The Duke Distance Education Special Interest Group welcomes guest speaker, Leigh Davis Fickling, J.D., M.Ed., M.S., Director, Disability Management System, as she brings an update on accessibility and online learning.

Leigh will discuss the status of Duke’s policy with regard to accessibility and distance education. The implications of recent legislation will be addressed as well as anticipated future requirements.

Plan now to join us for this important session!

Location: The Edge Workshop Room, Bostock 127
Date: May 15, 2017
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 pm
RSVP: not required – open to anyone at Duke with an interest in online education

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The Distance Education Special Interest Group (DE SIG @Duke) focuses on program administration, pedagogy, instructional design, and learning technologies.
DE SIG@Duke is open to anyone at Duke with an interest in online education. Group membership includes online program administrators, faculty, instructional designers, educational technologists, e-Learning developers, and IT leaders.

To join DE SIG contact co-leads Nancy Hill or Sophia Stone

Sophia Stone, Ed.D.

Author: Sophia Stone, Ed.D.

Sophia collaborates with faculty to provide pedagogical and academic technology consulting, training, and project management, for campus-based and online initiatives. She consults on innovative teaching practices across academic disciplines, and works with faculty on course planning, course design and development, and assessment strategies. Her research interests include global online education, instructional design, faculty development, distance education, and international learners.