Duke Online Learning Collaborative Fall 2018 Meetings – Join Us

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Learning Innovation invites you to join us for the Duke Online Learning Collaborative, a monthly special interest group to share new ideas and innovations in the area of digital education and online teaching and learning. It’s a great opportunity to learn what is happening in online education across Duke. We welcome all in the Duke community to join us!

Fall 2018 Schedule

All fall meetings are located in Bostock Library, Room 024, and held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Topic: Engage Your Learners with Gamification
Date: Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018
Guest speaker: Enrique Cachafeiro, who recently attended the Serious Play Conference, will provide an overview of gamification, discuss its application, share real-world examples and invite conversation on how it might benefit your particular area at Duke.
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Topic: Predatory Publishing
Date: Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018
Guest speaker: Marilyn Oermann will discuss predatory publishing. Oermann is the Thelma M. Ingles Professor of Nursing, and the Editor-in-Chief of Nurse Educator and the Journal of Nursing Care Quality. With a team of other editors, faculty from DUSON (Duke School of Nursing), and a medical librarian, she has completed studies on predatory journals in nursing. Oermann has received the Margaret Comerford Freda Award for Editorial Leadership in Nursing from the International Academy of Nursing Editors.
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Topic: SSRI Presents ModU
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018
Guest Speakers: SSRI (Social Science Research Institute) – Alexandra Cooper, Associate Director, Duke Initiative on Survey Methodology and Jim Speckart, Program Manager, Instructional Design present ModU an extensive collection of Duke-created videos focused around different methods and topics in the social sciences.
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Topic: Blended Learning in Clinical Research: Duke CRTP & China
Date: Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018
Guest Speaker:  Steve Grambow, a Duke faculty biostatistician, has created and implemented a new training program, Fundamentals of Clinical Research, a blended program model allowing physicians to learn about conducting clinical research. This new program has has been delivered for the first time in China. Grambow will discuss the blended model, digital technologies, lesson and assessment design, and how content was localized to enable better learning. The culmination of this project was a one week highly interactive experience delivered at Beijing Friendship Hospital where participants created and presented a clinical research project working while working in teams.
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Join Us

These meetings are part of the Duke Online Learning Collaborative (formerly the Distance Education Special Interest Group) and open to all in the Duke community with an interest in digital education and online teaching and learning. The group is co-led by Sophia Stone, Duke Learning Innovation, and Beth Phillips, Duke School of Nursing. Contact Us for information.

 

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.