Monday, October 28th, 2019
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM: Concurrent Sessions
Texas 1
Research/Tracking Quality Assurance
Session Title
Four Years of CHLOE Survey Findings: Can They Tell Us Where Online Learning is Headed?
We will highlight significant findings from four years of surveying online learning policies, practices and plans, and discuss with the audience the implications of these findings for longer-range development of the field.
Learning Objectives
Compare online learning policies, practices and plans at your home institution with national trends.
Lead online learning planning activities at your home institution and present alternatives.
Assess the competitive threats to the online learning objectives at your home institution.
Intended Participants - Role
Instructional Designers
Intended Participants - Knowledge Level
Participants with extensive experience in the topic, looking for ways to find out what is new or to deepen their knowledge
Dr. Ron Legon, Executive Director Emeritus, Quality Matters
Dr. Ron Legon served as Executive Director of Quality Matters from 2006 until early 2016. He led the growth of QM to the more than one thousand member institutions it has today. In retirement, Ron has been named Executive Director Emeritus and is continuing his commitment to the growth and success of Quality Matters as Senior Adviser to Quality Matters for Knowledge Initiatives and Co-Director of the CHLOE (Changing Landscape of Online Education) Project.

Barbra Burch, Manager of Research & Development, Quality Matters
Barbra Burch, MPA, QM's Manager of Research & Development, has been with QM since 2011 and works closely with QM's Director of Research to curate research in support of QM and foster research on the impact of QM as a part of educational quality assurance efforts. Barbra also keeps abreast of activity and trends in online education and quality assurance for points of connection with QM where QM can help to advance the field.