Tuesday, October 29th, 2019
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM: Concurrent Sessions
San Antonio 5-6
Leading Quality Assurance
Session Title
Steps Towards Excellence: Where Are You Now? Where Are You Going?
QM's QA Continuum of Excellence includes five inter-related stages that are part of a QM implementation plan. We will discuss how these stages apply to your institution including what is needed to get started and/or sustain quality assurance efforts.
Learning Objectives
Describe the QM QA Continuum of Excellence stages.
Identify institutional goals for their QA and how they relate to their QM implementation.
Discuss people, tools, resources, PD, and support needed for successful implementation.
Intended Participants - Role
QM Coordinators
Intended Participants - Knowledge Level
Participants new to the topic
Elizabeth McMahon, Principal Consultant, Learning Evolutions LLC
Elizabeth McMahon is an experienced educator and instructional designer for face-to-face, online and blended courses. She is the former System Lead Coordinator for Quality Matters (QM) in Minnesota and former Coordinator of the Minnesota Online Quality Initiative and has multiple QM role certifications. She regularly facilitates workshops and webinars for faculty that focus on best practices for online teaching and design, accessibility, and UDL.

Deb Adair, Executive Director, Quality Matters