National Distance Learning Week 2020 — A Week of Opportunities

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National Distance Learning Week  2020 @ the Island University, November 9th - 13th

National Distance Learning Week (NDLW), celebrated November 9-13th, is an opportunity to explore strategies and tools to enhance your digital instruction experience.

Click the links below to view the scheduled events for NDLW - 2020

Kickoff Reception
2:00pm-4:00pm

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Join the Kickoff Reception

Join ODELT for an afternoon filled with fun, games and PRIZES to help Kick off NDLW!


Introducing the COP: Digital Assessment
2:00pm-3:00pm

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Join the Digital Assessment Kickoff Meeting

Come learn about ODELT’s newest Community of Practice focus group for Digital Assessment, an extension of the COP for Digital Learning and Innovation.

Visit our Community of Practice page for more detail.

TxDLA's Featured Webinar

My Normal +1: Manageable Microchanges that Move Us
11:30am- 12:30pm

The event is free but registration is required.
Sign up for My Normal +1


Free USDLA Hosted Sessions

The events are free but registration is required.
NDLW Registration

Focus on Accessibility
Panel Discussion
12:00pm- 12:45pm

Speed Networking: Focus on Distance Learning Topics
2:00pm - 2:45pm

Focus on Online Collaboration: Approaches to Building Community Remotely
Panel Discussion
3:00pm - 3:45pm


A Cup and A Course
2:00pm-3:00pm

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Join the Kickoff Meeting

Dr. Jennifer Taylor, Assistant Professor of Marketing, will showcase her online course(s) to provide faculty with tangible examples of well-designed courses. All attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and gather more insight about digital teaching and learning.
*All attendees will receive their very own IT cup/mug*


Apply for the Digital Scholars Grant!

For more information and to access the grant application, visit our Digital Scholar Grant Program page.

USDLA Hosted Sessions

The events are free but registration is required.
NDLW Registration

Focus on Open Education Resouces and Digital Textbooks
Panel Discussion
12:00pm- 12:45pm

Focus on Virtual Labs
Panel Discussion
3:00pm - 3:45pm


Introducing the COP: Digital Financial Literacy and Success
2:00pm-3:00pm

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In partnership with PASS Title V SOS Grant, ODELT is proud to introduce the COP: Digital Financial Literacy and Success. Come learn about this exciting opportunity.

TxDLA's Featured Webinar

Using Multimedia to Enhance the Syllabus & Improve Student Engagement
11:30am- 12:30pm

The event is free but registration is required.
Sign up for Using Multimedia to Enhance


Introducing ProctorU Live + Services
12:00 Noon-1:00pm

Join us for an informational session presented by ProctorU to learn more about additional proctoring solutions available to you. The session will cover live proctored launch settings, continuous monitoring, active proctor intervention to stop suspicious behavior, comprehensive reporting, and more settings.

Register for Webinar

Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email containing information for joining the webinar.


USDLA Hosted Sessions

The events are free but registration is required.
NDLW Registration

Focus on Distance Learning Professionals
2:00pm- 2:45pm

Focus on the State of Broadband
Panel Discussion
3:00pm - 3:45pm


TechTalk: Copyright
2:00pm-3:00pm

Join our Copyright TechTalk

Join Alexa Hight, from Bell Library, as she engages you in an exciting discussion about copyright.
You will learn about guidelines, standards, and tips for use in your courses.

Calling all Faculty to participate in the
Inaugural South Texas Digital Strategies Symposium

The call for proposals for the STxDSS opens today! To submit a proposal or to learn more about the STxDSS visit our Digital Strategies Symposium page.

Announcement of the 2020 Digital Innovators of the Year

 The Digital Innovator of the Year Award is intended to highlight digital innovation across academic disciplines at Texas A&M University Corpus Christi. The award is an opportunity for faculty to nominate one another for integrating digital technology into instructional practices. This year we will be honoring a faculty member from each academic college, as well as a coveted Student Choice winner.  Join us as we close out NDLW by celebrating our distinguished faculty Digital Innovators!

USDLA Hosted Sessions

The events are free but registration is required.
NDLW Registration

Focus on Proctoring
Panel Discussion
12:00pm- 12:45pm

Focus on Faculty
Panel Discussion
2:00pm - 2:45pm

Focus on Leadership in Online Education
Panel Discussion
3:00pm - 3:45pm