Tuesday, October 29th, 2019
1:55 PM - 2:45 PM: Concurrent Sessions
Texas 1
Engagement Strategies for Learners
Session Title
Simple Changes Make a Difference
Simple practices make it easier for course designers to create student content use. Use Grackle on documents for accessibility and quick revisions. Learn to design courses with the common thread of improving navigation and usability within the LMS.
Learning Objectives
Use specific strategies with accessibility tools.
Review LMS layouts and navigation for usability.
Select and use accessibility tools that work for your current situation.
Intended Participants - Role
Instructional Designers
Intended Participants - Knowledge Level
Participants with some experience in the topic, but looking to grow
Dr. Joanne Healy, Special Education Program Head, University of Alaska Fairbanks
Dr. Healy developed and is the Program Head of the Special Education Master’s degree and related Certification Programs at UAF. Dr. Healy worked to get the Masters in Special Education program certified Nationally by Quality Matters (QM) for Online Program Design, Online Teacher Support, and Online Learner success. This is the only Special Education program in the nation to receive three QM national certifications. UAF is the only university to receive QM Exemplary status.