Tips to Help Students Make the Most of Feedback

Tips to Help Students Make the Most of Feedback

Tips to Help Students Make the Most of Feedback Have you ever had the sinking suspicion that the feedback you have painstakingly provided for students is—gasp—not being read? Does the […]

Welcome to Our New Website!

Welcome to Our New Website!

Welcome to Our New Website! Please stay awhile. Click around, explore, and discover. We are so excited about the design of our website and all of the fantastic opportunities our […]

Chunking Content & Using Headers

Chunking Content & Using Headers

Accessibility can be an overwhelming topic for online instructors. Kim Pippa-Tonnesen, who teaches English at Columbia College, learned a few key accessibility strategies through her experience in the OEI Online […]

Why Am I Doing This? Making Assessments Meaningful

Why Am I Doing This? Making Assessments Meaningful

It is important for assessments to align with learning objectives in order to reinforce content and lead to educational improvement. The given learning objectives helps the student anticipate what they […]

10 Tips for Creating Effective Instructional Videos

10 Tips for Creating Effective Instructional Videos

This post first appeared on Faculty Focus. Instructor presence is an important component of effective online teaching, and video can help make it happen. Instructional videos have become increasingly easy […]

Using Rubrics for Assessments

Using Rubrics for Assessments

A well-constructed assessment is designed to provide learners the opportunity to reach an outcome that is measurable and specific. Assessments will include a descriptive grading criteria that is communicated to […]