Instructional design

Podcast: Teaching students with ADHD

Dr. Cathryn Friel, instructional designer at Missouri Online, was featured as a guest on Dr. Derek Bruff's Intentional Teaching podcast series.

Part 2 – Demonstrate competence

By leveraging educational tools, implementing strong course design, and fostering communication with students, one can demonstrate competence and ensure a positive learning experience.

Badging Your Way to Success

A digital badge or a microcredential is a visual representation of achievement serving as both recognition of learning and achievement as well as digital proof of that accomplishment (LaMagna, 2017).

Part 1 – Establish trust

This is the first in a series of four blog posts where I’d like to share different areas related to building teacher credibility.

Shifting to Learning Outcomes

Missouri Online instructional designers will begin using “learning outcome” instead of “learning objective” to describe the student-centered measurable and specific statements used to define the knowledge, skills, and attitudes learners exhibit after instruction.

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up Your Canvas Files

Organizing expert Marie Kondo has built an empire on the idea of “the life-changing magic of tidying up.” I can’t promise that you will only be able to keep items in your course site that “spark joy,” but following this advice will create a more efficient experience for you and...