This just in, from our friends at CATL:
Due to additional funding, we are able to offer additional spots for our Late Summer Advanced Online Teaching Fellows, which runs from August 12 to August 21. For full details see the call below, or visit https://www.uwgb.edu/catl/online/advanced.asp.
• Advanced Online Teaching Fellows – Summer 2014
Applications due Tuesday, July 8. Application form and full details available at https://www.uwgb.edu/catl/online/advanced.asp.
The Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning is offering $2,000 grants to instructors to take part in an intensive hybrid 2-week workshop on advanced online teaching concepts and course development.
This program will foster lively, interdisciplinary conversations about best practices in online teaching and prepare and support instructors to submit an online course for Quality Matters recognition (more information on Quality Matters). It is intended for instructors who have experience teaching online and are interested in having their course Quality Matters recognized.
The program has the following requirements:
— Participants must nominate a course for redevelopment and review. The course must have been taught at least twice online for UW-Green Bay by the end of Summer 2014.
— Participants must commit to attend all four face-to-face sessions as outlined below and participate in all online components of the course. Please note that the work required outside of class time totals approximately 12-16 hours over the two-week period.
— Participants must commit to complete a successful Quality Matters review by the end of Spring 2015
— Participants chosen for the Late Summer session commit to attending the following four face-to-face sessions:
• August 12, 9am – 1pm
• August 14, 9am – 1pm
• August 19, 9am – 1pm
• August 21, 9am – 1pm
Applicants will be chosen in a blind review by the Awards Subcommittee of the Instructional Development Council. Application form, rubric and sample applications can be found at https://www.uwgb.edu/catl/online/advanced.asp. Email applications to CATL, at firstname.lastname@example.org by July 8.