2016 TxDLA Conference

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
2:00 PM - 2:50 PM: Breakout Sessions
Are You Competent? Finding Your Inner Hero
Are you interested in developing competency-based programs? Want to become competent in competency-based program development? Come join us in this session where you will learn best practices from developing competencies to building assessments and finding resources.
Track: Innovative and Best Practice
Room: Travis D (Floor 3)
Dr. Rhonda Blackburn, LoudCloud Systems, Chief Academic Officer and VP, Instructional Services
Dr. Rhonda Blackburn has been working in academia for the pasts 25+ years as a teacher, administrator, trainer, and consultant. From her role as an Associate Provost she brings her academic experience to the corporate world at LoudCloud Systems and applies that knowledge to make her clients successful in their eLearning goals and initiatives. As the VP and Chief Academic Officer, she helps clients create online and competency based courses to allow students to track their learning and move through a curriculum at a pace that meets the students' needs and learning experiences and enhance on-ground and online courses through the use of technology and learning outcomes assessment. Rhonda continues to teach at the university level to feed her passion to work with students on their educational aspirations. She holds her PhD in Educational Psychology from Texas A&M University.