Provost Hanson has said that "eLearning is critical to our goal of improving the quality and availability of educational programs." In 2014, she created the Center for Educational Innovation (CEI) to strengthen instructional and academic technology collaboration and support across the University.
The Center for Educational Innovation, under Brad Cohen, is working with multiple instructional support units to make it easier for faculty and staff to get the support they need. Find out how to get started with your project or submit an online request for services form.
Degree / Certificate Programs: Degree /certificate program: Create a new or convert an existing degree or certificate program for blended or online delivery (special interest to academic unit leadership): web site
Several University of Minnesota academic units have made available online courses that can be previewed:
Learn more about OeL Programs:
Top 100 Tools for Learning from the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies
The Center for Teaching and Learning provides a variety of workshops in support of teachers and students.
Summer 2014 Quality Matters Training Dates - learn how to use recognized national quality assurance standards to ensure excellence in online and blended course design.