Program At-a-Glance






Summer 2015 Academy e-Learning Course (Re) Design   Institute: Creativity Rekindled



 June 1-18, 2015 (M-R), with mandatory   follow-up activities through November 2016


Provide   faculty the opportunity to design or redesign a course in a 3-week intensive   and collaborative environment supported by experts in pedagogy and academic   technology

Thematic Focus


Rekindling   student and faculty creativity and passion for teaching and learning.   Participants will develop relevant and engaging learning experiences that   help realize course-specific goals,   with an emphasis on creative approaches to teaching and assessment, and on student   knowledge-creation and expression through storytelling, game making,   meaningful play, collaborative media work, experiential learning, model   building, design thinking, applied imagination, and invention.




All faculty, both adjunct and tenured/tenure track are   eligible to participate.  Faculty may   apply individually or as part of a team (re)designing a single course or   related courses. Cross-disciplinary teams are welcome.


Financial   Incentive

$3500 per faculty member, disbursed   in 3 payments between May 2015 and November 2016

Technology   Requirements

Laptop and mobile device.  The initial payment   in May 2015 may be used to purchase a required device.

Application   Process

Complete the   application found here:

Application   Deadline

February   20, 2015.  Selection and notification   will be made by March 2, 2015.

Did   you know?

Academy e-Learning is for work on   face-to-face, hybrid, or fully online courses.

Did   you also know?

Any curriculum developed in the course of Academy e-Learning remains   the intellectual property of the faculty participant.


Please contact Kate McCarthy