Academic Media Videoconference Services. Consider a “Blended” Curriculum. Charmaine Wellington Academic Training Coordinator Faculty Consultant. An instructional design concept
Consider a “Blended”
Academic Training Coordinator Faculty Consultant
Combining various learning situations and technologies -- “to deliver on promises about learning and performance.”
--Rossett et al.What is a “Blended” Curriculum?
Students’ incoming skills
The available technology
Logistical constraintsIssues in Blended Learning
Live face-to-face (informal)
Virtual collaboration: synchronous/ asynchronous
Learning management systems (WebCT and Blackboard)
Webconference technologyWhat Other Technologies Are Available?
Stimulate in-class discussions with online discussions
Work groups meet online
Fulfill some instructional objectives online“Blending” Videoconference with other Technologies