Every fall, the University of Rochester hosts a series of open forums to provide insight and promote dialogue about Online Learning with the community. Videos from prior events are available below.
Thursday October 13 - What does the research tell us about online learning – and how can it inform our practice? – Dr. Peter Shea, Editor of the Online Learning Journal and Associate Provost for Online Learning & Associate Professor, Educational Theory and Practice and Informatics - University at Albany (This session was postponed.)
Thursday December 8 - First hand experiences with Online Learning at the University of Rochester
Dr. Susan Blaakman, Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing;
Jim Doser, Director of the Eastman School of Music's Institute for Music Leadership;
Dr. Raffaella Borasi, Dean and Professor of the Warner School of Education;
Dr. Alexandra Tsigarida, Assistant Professor - Department of Dentistry;
Nicholas Palumbo, PhD student in the Warner School of Education
November 20, 2015 - Beyond the Buzz: Transforming instruction with the flipped approach – from lecture hall to seminar – Dr. Helaine Marshall, Associate Professor of Education at Long Island University and Board of Directors for the Flipped Learning Network
December 11, 2015 - Stories and experiences with Online Learning at the University of Rochester - UR Faculty - Dr. Tobie Olsan, Professor of Clinical Nursing; Dr. Christopher Niemiec, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology; Dr. Alicia Van Borssum, Warner School of Education; and UR Students - Steve Clary - Simon School of Business and Caitlin Smith - Warner School of Education
October 21, 2014 – “Coursera – Vision and Insights”
October 30, 2013 - Not a Secret Anymore: Online Courses at the University of Rochester!
August 27, 2012 - Online Learning: New Frontiers in Education
November 5, 2012 - Open Faculty Forum : Online Education with 2U
December 13, 2012 - Open Faculty Forum: Online Learning Initiatives at Duke University