Monday, October 28th, 2019
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM: Concurrent Sessions
Texas 6
Engagement Strategies for Learners
Session Title
Road Trip! Helping Students Reach Their Learning Destinations via Effective Course Design
How do we help students reach their learning goals? In this presentation, attendees will examine strategies for beginning with the end in mind, creating measurable learning objectives, and adding effective content to their learning management system.
Learning Objectives
Identify key steps in a course development process.
Discuss strategies for creating significant learning experiences.
Apply a taxonomy for Significant Learning.
Intended Participants - Role
Instructional Designers
Intended Participants - Knowledge Level
Participants with some experience in the topic, but looking to grow
Dr. Robert Shields, Director of Curriculum Development, California Baptist University
Dr. Robert Shields serves as Director of Curriculum Development for California Baptist University's Online and Professional Studies Division. Prior to his current role, he served as Online Learning Systems Administrator, where he managed the university's learning management system.
Dr. Shields has more than 15 years of experience in online teaching. He earned his doctorate in educational leadership from California State University at Fullerton. Dr. Shields is married with four children.