Why not take advantage of your option to register for a fast-paced 90 minute workshop ($99), or select a deeper dive into a topic in a 3 hour ($149) pre-conference workshop at the 2021 DT&L Conference. Workshops provide hands-on, practical learning experiences to develop knowledge and skills in a specific area. Pre-registration and payment of an additional fee to attend a workshop is required.

3 Hour Workshops

Friday, July 30, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. CDT

  • Teamwork In A Virtual World: #Building Relationships and Beyond, led by Alicia Hughes
  • Game On! Using Games to Drive Active Learning in the Classroom, led by Dr. Jacquelynn Pleis
  • LabXchange: Virtual labs and personalized learning pathways in science education, led by Jessica Silverman

Sunday, August 1, 1:00–4:00 p.m. CDT

  • Begin Here: Planning Effective Learning Environments, led by John Hollenbeck
  • Improving Accessibility for Diverse Learner Populations Using Yellowdig and VoiceThread, led by Jeri Goswick

90 Minute Workshops

Friday, July 30, 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. CDT

  • Improve Student Learning with Voice and Screencasting Feedback, led by John Orlando
  • Collaborative Strategies to Successfully Engage Your Students Online, led by Alicia Peletz
  • Active Teaching Labs: The Power of Instructor-to-Instructor Learning, led by John Martin

Friday, July 30, 1:30–3:30 p.m. CDT

  • Predictable, Present, and Precise – Using the Three Ps To Build Student Engagement, led by Laura Schisler
    Engagement Strategies Across the Generations: Fixing Broken Pathways with a Student-Centered Approach, led by Selena Ramkeesoon

Sunday, August 1, Noon–1:30 p.m. CDT

  • Making Practical Sense of Smart Technology in Online K-12 School Systems, led by Kele Anyanwu
  • Teaching Writing and Research Skills in Online Courses, led by Katherine Stamps Mitchell
  • First and Lasting Impressions: Creating Course Tour Videos to Guide Online Students, led by Melony Shemberger

Sunday, August 1, 2:30–4:00 p.m. CDT

  • Ready For Online: Instructional Design Tools To Create Meaningful Engagement, led by Alin Vrancila
  • Using OERs to Align to QM informed Excellence in Online Design Standard, led by Joseph Coppola