National Distance Learning Week – 2016

National Distance Learning Week – 2016


Celebrate With Us — join us in celebrating National Distance Learning Week (NDLW) Nov 7 – 11!

As we take a moment to share our appreciation of the campus community who endeavor to expand online learning across our academic disciplines, we will be sharing engaging learning opportunities and highlighting a few of the many resources available to faculty at UALR in pursuit of teaching excellence.

Open House– Friday, Nov 11 11:00am – 1:00pm


Join eLearning and STaR staff Friday, November 11th 11:00am – 1:00pm for our NDLW Open House in the STaR Training Lab – Dickinson 101. We will share information regarding UALR Online Programs, Quality Matters, and answer any questions regarding services available to UALR students, faculty, and staff.

Free Distance Learning Webinars

Check out the free online webinars sponsored by these leaders in the field of distance education in honor of National Distance Learning Week.

Online Learning Consortium
Pearson Education
Quality Matters
United States Distance Learning Association

Rising STaR Mini training sessions — Nov 8-10


Be sure to stop by the STaR Training Lab (Dksn 101) November 8-10 for one of our Rising STaR Mini sessions. Discover and share ideas for incorporating innovative tools and methods in the online environment.

View the Rising STaR Mini training schedule

QM2015-2016 Quality Matters Recognition

Quality Matters is a rigorous course development rubric that assists faculty and course developers in creating exceptional online courses based on research standards, best practices, and instructional design principles.

It is an honor to acknowledge the excellent achievements of our faculty who through their efforts inspire us to create quality online learning experiences for our students.

View our 2015 -2016 Quality Matters Recognition Recipients

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