Incentived Workshops

The Center for Online Learning & Teaching Technology (COLTT) will be offering various workshops every Fall and Spring Semester that include stipends upon successful completion of the required deliverables. To be eligible, you must be a UTRGV faculty member and you must have completed the Applying the Quality Matters Rubric Workshop.

Our workshops are taught in a Hybrid format where online content is presented using Blackboard and mandatory live sessions are scheduled to provide opportunities for:

  • Deeper conversations addressing key topics,
  • Guest speakers,
  • Q&A sessions,
  • Hands-on practice 

To find out more about each workshop, read below:

Teaching Large Online Workshop

This workshop will qualify faculty teaching large online courses to receive a coach. The role of the coach is to help faculty grade and communicate with students.

What is considered large online course?
- Minimum Max Enrollment capacity set to 75 and
- Actual Student Enrollment is at least 60 students per section.

Start date: September 11th, 2017
Duration: 7 Modules, 8 Weeks Long

Faculty can register at UTRGV.edu/training
To see more details visit: Teaching Large Online Courses

Hybrid Academy

This workshop will provide participants with the knowledge, skills, and exposure to resources necessary to design, develop, and facilitate Hybrid instruction (01R or online lecture/live lab courses) that conforms to national standardized best practices, current research, and instructional design principles.

Tentative start date: September 11th, 2017
Duration: 8 Modules, 8 Weeks long

Faculty can register at UTRGV.edu/training
To see more details visit: Hybrid Academy

Core Course Blueprinting Session

One of the goals from our Deputy Provost is for UTRGV to offer an online component of all Undergraduate General Education Core courses. This workshop is intended to transition general education core courses not currently taught fully online to go through our Quality Assurance Blueprinting Process. Courses developed through this process will be considered Master courses for faculty within the department to use when teaching the developed course online.

Tentative start date: pending
Duration: 9 Modules, 16 Weeks Long
(10 seats available)

Faculty can register at UTRGV.edu/training
To see more details visit: Blueprinting Process

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