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CIT’s Top Takeaways from the 2017 Coursera Partners Conference

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 …

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 …

CIT will provide free registration for up to two Duke faculty to the “Conference on Teaching Large Classes,” hosted at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA, July 20, 2017. The organizers describe the conference as: “…a …

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 …

When Bob Barnes was teaching his medical device design course, he noticed that students waited until the end of the course to begin searching for the relevant patent information for their designs. This resulted in …

Professor Lisa Merschel received a CIT Jump-Start grant to purchase 15 Boomalang licenses for her intermediate Spanish class (Spanish 203) in Spring 2017. Merschel is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Romance Studies. It’s …

Trans* Inclusion in the Classroom Monday, April 17, 2017 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Holsti-Anderson Reading Room, Rubenstein Library  Registration Required:  Click Here to Register Co-sponsored by the Duke Graduate School, Duke’s Department of Gender, …

This month’s DE SIG meeting will focus on scholarly communication, copyright, open resources, and issues in online teaching. DE SIG@Duke is invited to join David Hansen, J.D., Director of the  Office of Copyright & Scholarly …

A few weeks ago, Michael Greene and I attended the University API Winter Workshop held in Utah. Brigham Young University has done significant work in building their own university APIs, and have been sharing their …