Many Duke courses offered to global learners involve learners and instructors located both on-campus at Duke and around the world. However, simply putting learning materials online and having web/video conferencing available doesn’t ensure effective online …

Our paper is out!  “Cooperative learning in organic chemistry increases student assessment of learning gains in key transferable skills” by Dorian A. Canelas, Jennifer L. Hill and Andrea Novicki (me!) has been published in the …

Millions of people around the world have enrolled in massive open online courses (MOOCs), attracted by their promise of low-cost education for career advancement or gaining knowledge. New research from Duke University has found that …

In May, CIT held the kick-off week for our 2017 Active Learning Fellows.  We welcomed a group of thirteen faculty members from a wide range of departments who will be spending the summer and fall …

Online course platform Coursera recently held their fifth annual Partners Conference, hosted by the University of Colorado Boulder. Over three days, staff from Duke’s Center for Instructional Technology joined representatives from many of Coursera’s other 140 partner institutions to share …

  For the past two years, Duke faculty have been recognized for their innovative teaching practices through the annual Apereo Teaching and Learning Awards (ATLAS). Last year, Jennie De Gagne in the School of Nursing …

Update May 26, 2017: CIT has learned that this conference, originally scheduled for July 20, has been postponed until February 2018. We will decide in late Fall 2017 whether free registration will be offered for …

Are you preparing to teach a class you have never taught before or redesigning a course and want to be sure your course plan promotes significant, long-term learning? Would you like to implement new types …

After evaluating two semesters of Infectious Disease Epidemiology in Global Settings with initial and enhanced course re/design, we have learned a great deal from our experience and student feedback. I would like to highlight a …

The Duke Distance Education Special Interest Group welcomes guest speaker, Leigh Davis Fickling, J.D., M.Ed., M.S., Director, Disability Management System, as she brings an update on accessibility and online learning. Leigh will discuss the status …