“Remix and Reuse” of Content Between Teach-Outs and MOOCs

Hannah Brauer, Communications Writing Fellow Alum @brauhan Eric Joyce, Lead Marketing Specialist @EricMJoyce At the Center for Academic Innovation, we aspire to design and develop high-quality online learning experiences and broaden access to these experiences for learners at all levels — and around the world. We know different learners follow different learning pathways and open…

Atlas Student Design Jam

All U-M students are encouraged to join us for an Atlas (formerly ART 2.0) Student Design Jam on Friday, November 8 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Hatcher Gallery (1st Floor) of the Hatcher Graduate Library. Student participants will be asked to work with other students to workshop and present their ideas about a new feature in Atlas, the schedule builder. Teams will be formed day of the…

AIM Community: Simulations

Join us on Tuesday, November 19 from 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in room 806 (8th floor south) of the Hatcher Graduate Library for a Simulations Learning Community meeting. The Simulations Learning Community is an interdisciplinary group of U-M staff and faculty who meet periodically to learn and share knowledge, insights and best practices surrounding role-based simulation pedagogy and tools.…

Michigan IT Symposium

The Michigan IT Symposium is an annual event to help create connections between community members while highlighting the innovation and ingenuity occurring across all of the U-M campuses. The event is open to all University of Michigan IT and technology professionals and advocates and includes multiple types of interactions, including plenary and breakout events. This event is hosted by the…

Stackable Open Learning Experiences: How to Find Confidence and Value in Pursuing a Degree

Lauren Atkins-Budde, Associate Director of Design Management @edusaurusrex Sarah Dysart, Director of Online and Hybrid Programs @SarahDysart Learners have a lot of different motivations for learning, based on where they currently are in their lives and what their current values are, such as: Having a personal interest they want to further explore Supplementing a current learning…

The Online and Hybrid Program Playbook

Mike Daniel, Director of Operations and Policy @MichaelDaniel_ Ricky LaFosse, Compliance and Policy Lead @rglafosse Ever wonder whether an international online student can attend graduation on campus? Or if an online instructor can meet some of her distance education students in person while vacationing in Aruba? Can online students, who will never come to campus, still get MCards?…

New Funding Opportunities from the Center for Academic Innovation

Rachel Niemer, Director of Outreach & Access @rkniemer Last week, President Schlissel announced a major investment to expand academic innovation on campus. Part of our effort to meet that charge includes creating new funding opportunities for faculty to explore their own ideas for innovation. This week, we are launching four new calls for proposals. All project teams should consult with…