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I Love Working with Faculty

By CherRon Salemma I really enjoy being an instructional designer. I have worn many hats over the years. Being an instructional designer is a great fit for my strengths because I get to be a creative problem solver. I get to contribute. I enjoy finding ways to make assessments more engaging for students. I love working with faculty to come up with ideas to break out of the usual mold of papers and exams. I like to work with faculty to create assessments that are real-world and ask students to apply what they learned in authentic assessments. What has this looked like for me and my partner faculty? Those authentic assessments include: ePortfolios, reflective journaling, training and job aids. Sometimes, I will work with faculty who have never taught online and have a hard time seeing how face-to-face teaching can be accomplished in an online course. When I start working [...]

February 13th, 2017|Categories: Academics|Comments Off on I Love Working with Faculty