Register Now: New Universal Design for Learning Short Course

The Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence (SITE) and World Campus Online Faculty Development have teamed up to develop a new course on Universal Design for Learning (UDL). OL 3600: Universal Design for Learning provides a high-level view of UDL for instructors and designers who embrace student variability, strive for equity, seek to implement research-based learning…

Managing Controversial or Sensitive Issues in Online Teaching

There may be parts of the curriculum in your course that present or invite exposure and student participation around topics and issues that may be considered controversial, personal, or sensitive to students in the class. The goal is to give students the opportunity to be aware of what is coming in a course curriculum, to understand why a potentially sensitive topic is part of the course, and to ask questions and respond to the instructor to get more information to support their learning.