Blackboard Academy - Digital Teaching and Learning Certified Expert
Complete: December 2021
This certification is awarded to those who successfully complete the Digital Teaching and Learning Series. This is a professional development pathway that combines pedagogical and technological expertise in Digital Teaching and Learning, delivered over 6 months. Each course is delivered in a cohort and facilitated by experts in the field. Participants have to complete coursework and final exam for each course, equivalent to 40 hours of learning.
ACUE-ACE Credential in Effective College Instruction
Complete: August 2021
In ACUE's courses in effective teaching practices, educators learn about and implement the essential, evidence-based teaching practices shown to promote student success. Working across five comprehensive units of study, educators collaborate with peers, receive expert facilitation, and develop practices necessary to: 1. design an effective course 2. establish a productive learning environment 3. use active learning strategies 4. promote higher order thinking 5. assess in ways that inform and promote deeper levels of learning. These courses prepare educators in all of the core competencies defined in ACUE's Effective Practice Framework and lead to a Certificate in Effective College Instruction awarded in collaboration with the American Council on Education.