Still Time to Register for “Learning Theories and Effective Teaching Practices” Online Course for New Faculty

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The next course in the series, “Learning Theories and Effective Teaching Practices” begins on August 29. All of the courses are delivered online via Blackboard in an asynchronous format so participants do not need to log on at a specific time. Most of the courses take 6 weeks to complete. Each course costs $250 for faculty and staff at CPD member campuses and those who register for three courses get the fourth free. Each course can also be taken individually for those not interested in the certificate.

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Quest #4: A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words – Take 2

Quest #4- A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

They say “a picture is worth a thousand words,” but did you also know that it can increase engagement in your classroom. By adding a picture to your Blackboard and having your learners do the same, you can increase engagement in threaded discussions, blog assignments, and other like assignments. In this quest, you are to simply update your profile picture in Blackboard.

It seems there was more to the instructions than I initially provided. The quest was harder and more confusing than intended. So, I have added a new set of instructions.

This quest is open from 1-14 August.

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