NAVIGATING THE CHALLENGES OF BLENDED LEARNING: Best Practices to Chart Your Course for Adoption

Event Type: 
Events/Guest Speakers
Location: 
ONLINE WEBINAR
Event Date: 
April 17, 2012
Event Time: 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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NAVIGATING THE CHALLENGES OF BLENDED LEARNING

Best Practices to Chart Your Course for Adoption

A FREE WEBINAR moderated by Kenneth C. Green, senior research consultant for Inside Higher Ed and founding director of The Campus Computing Project
 
Tuesday, April 17 at 4 PM EDT
 
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Whether you’re responsible for your institution’s blended learning strategy, deploying a lecture capture solution to support that strategy, or using a blended learning model in teaching – you know that the process can be challenging.  However, the path to implementation and adoption can be less daunting if you’re equipped with the right resources!  Learn from institutions that have paved the way and successfully incorporated campus-wide blended learning technology to the benefit of faculty, students and administration.
 
Join Janette Burke, Director, Resources, Monash University Library and Alan Greenberg, Senior Analyst and Partner, Wainhouse Research, as they explore best practices for charting a course to blended learning adoption. 
 
A powerhouse for content generation, Monash University has captured over 50,000 lecture recordings, generating over three and a half million student views from within 101 lecture theatresWainhouse Research, an independent market research firm, focuses on distance learning and e-learning solutions, including lecture capture.
 
Moderated by Casey Green, senior research consultant for Inside Higher Ed and founding director of The Campus Computing Project, you’ll leave this event ready to:
 
-Conquer deployment challenges and faculty objections
-Plot a course for implementing a large-scale lecture capture solution
-Establish institutional policies for recording lectures
-Drive adoption on your campus with helpful tips
 
Before you start on the road to implementation, register today for this can’t miss event!  Attendees will receive the complimentary whitepaperBlended Learning Technology: Navigating the Challenges of Large-Scale Adoption, published by Wainhouse Research.

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Panelists:
 
Janette Burke is the Director, Resources for the Monash University Library. Janette has been at Monash University for ten years and oversees information technology, finance, human resources, lectures online, communications and facilities management and has recently been given the responsibility for data management, repositories and print and electronic collection management. She also manages the library's relationships with the university's international community, affiliates and partner organisations.
 
She has held a variety of positions and worked in numerous universities, including the University of Wollongong Library from 1989 to 1994, and again in 1999 to 2001 during which time she held several positions, including Systems Manager, Acting Technical Services Coordinator and Project Officer. Janette has also been a Faculty Librarian at Wollongong, and at the University of Central Queensland, and she has worked at the University of Ballarat Library as a Systems Consultant and Acquisitions Librarian. In 1994 to 1999, she was with Monash University as the Executive Assistant to the University Librarian, and was Acting Document Delivery Librarian.
 
Alan D. Greenberg leads the Wainhouse Research Distance Education and e-Learning practice and consults to end users and makers of the technologies used for distance education and e-Learning. He has published reports, white papers, and research notes on many technologies and their impact on education, and is author of the three-volume Distance Education and e-Learning Landscape series. He holds an M.A. from the University of Texas at Austin and a B.A. from Hampshire College.
 
Moderator:
 
Kenneth C. (Casey) Green is the founding director of The Campus Computing Project, the largest continuing study of the role of computing, eLearning, and information technology in American higher education. The project is widely cited by both campus officials and corporate executives as a definitive source for data, information, and insight about information technology planning and policy issues affecting U.S. colleges and universities.  Green also serves as the senior research consultant to Inside Higher Edand directs Inside Higher Ed’s national surveys of presidents, provosts, and other senior campus officials.  An invited speaker at some two dozen academic conferences and professional meetings each year, Green is the author/co-author or editor of 20 books and published research reports and more than 100 articles and commentaries that have appeared in academic journals and professional publications.  In October 2002 Green received the first EDUCAUSE Award for Leadership in Public Policy and Practice. The EDUCAUSE award cites his work in creating The Campus Computing Project and recognizes his "prominence in the arena of national and international technology agendas, and the linking of higher education to those agendas."

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