Monthly Archives: June 2012

Webinar: Designing Effective Resources for Online Learning

Designing Effective Resources for Online Learning

In 2005, the National Repository of Online Courses (NROC) created a set of  design principles to guide the development of online learning content (learning objects) and courses that may be adapted for different teaching and learning needs. These principles remain very relevant today in the rapidly shifting technology and learning landscape. This webinar will explore NROC's design principles and their application for developing and facilitating rich 21st century learning experiences.

Date: June 14th
Time: 2 p.m ET


Session Presenter:  Ruth Rominger, Director of Learning Design - National Repository of Online Courses (NROC)

Categories: Web 2.0

Adobe Connect Webinar Tool - PSU Pilot

Adobe Connect is a powerful webinar/web conferencing tool that PSU is piloting throughout the month of June. It has a variety of the uses in the classroom and in other University settings.

Follow the links to see how Purdue University and John Hopkins University are using Adobe Connect.

There are also a number of free, live Adobe Connect webinars which you can attend:
"Get current with the latest in Web technologies, tools and tips for online training, eLearning, distance education and similar Web-based communications. See Adobe® Connect™ in action. Join us for a one-hour Web seminar and learn how to easily combine learning assets with real-time interactivity for Web-based instructional experiences."
Available dates (all start at 2:00pm EST):  June 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29,  July 2, 3, 6
Register HERE.

Please contact Scott Robison ( in LTOE if you would like an in-person Adobe Connect demo, and/or would like to use it on your own. We would appreciate introducing it to as many faculty/staff/students as possible and welcome your feedback!

Categories: Web 2.0

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