Implementing UT’s Open Badges Ecosystem

Implementing UT’s Open Badges Ecosystem Purpose: To implement the Open Badge Ecosystem for The University of Tampa and raise awareness of Open Badges to faculty and staff. Results: Several badge options have already been implemented in Graduate Orientation and for Hybrid Instructors…

Formative Evaluation & Revisions of the Hybrid Course Review Rubric

Formative Evaluation & Revisions of the Hybrid Course Review Rubric Purpose: The purpose of this project was to streamline the existing hybrid course review rubric so that effective reviews can be completed in less time.  Results: I reduced the total time for…

MAAHT

Mobile African American Heritage Trail Project I volunteered for a project to help in rewriting the signs for the Mobile African American Heritage Trail so they are understandable on a 4th grade level.  We also needed to create some questions…

Blackboard Training Course—Semi-Automated & Badge Enabled

Purpose: The purpose of this project was to create a training course for learning to use the Blackboard LMS. I also used this course as the proof of concept course for the Open Badges design project. Results: I reduced the total time…

Designing & Developing an Open Badges Ecosystem

Designing & Developing an Open Badges Ecosystem Purpose: To design and develop an open badge ecosystem for The University of Tampa and create a proof of concept. Results: The badges have generally been well received by stakeholders, although a need to educate…

Establish Faculty Development Studio at UT

Purpose: To introduce the studio model of training to Th University of Tampa, and to promote Instructional Design concepts to an interdisciplinary group of faculty. Results: The Studio got rave reviews from the participants, and is now being promoted as a prominent…

Implementation & Extension of Hybrid Instruction at UT

Implementation & Extension of Hybrid Instruction at UT

Purpose: UT is moving into hybrid instruction, and the primary need is to create a high quality experience that guards the brand UT has worked to develop over the years.  Results: This ongoing project is making tremendous ground in moving UT toward…