This page includes training resources for faculty developed by national organizations and industry experts. Related to online course design and teaching, these resources have been carefully curated by the LSU Online team.
Exciting new series from Every Learner Everywhere – Strategies for Success in Online Teaching and Learning
Every Learner Everywhere has released an interactive conference series for faculty, staff, and other professionals invested in high-quality blended and online learning for higher education. Participants join synchronous online events – webinars and live Q&A panels with experts – each month for four months. Webinars are recorded for later viewing by participants. Check out the links below for more information and to register for each event:
January: Engaging Students Online
February: Equity-First Instruction
March: Digital Learning Tools
April: Teaching for Success
Upcoming Webinars from Harvard Business Publishing (Education)
These webinars include conversations and practical advice from higher education leaders and subject experts.
How the Pandemic Made Me a Better Educator
February 3, 2021; 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m ET
Connecting with students is more important and more challenging than ever before due to the changes in learning environments brought about by the pandemic. Harvard Business Review Editor, Amy Bernstein, will lead a conversation with Harvard Business School Professor Francesca Gino to explore why connection matters and how to find new and creative ways to build connection and boost student engagement.
Making Project-Based Learning Work in an Online Curriculum: A Panel Discussion
February 11, 2021; 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m ET
Project-based learning (PBL) is a powerful mechanism for engaging students and helping them apply what they’re studying to real-world settings. But how can educators effectively use PBL in predominantly online learning environments? In this webinar, a panel of experienced PBL educators will discuss ways to optimize project-based learning for the online classroom.