Newburyport, MA (PRWEB) November 04, 2013
The Sloan Consortium (Sloan-C) announced today it will present its 2013 Effective Practice Awards on Nov. 21, at the 19th Annual Sloan Consortium International Conference on Online Learning, at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
The Sloan-C Effective Practice Awards recognize and honor innovation in online learning. The award recipients have demonstrated leadership in advancing the goals of access, learning effectiveness, faculty and student satisfaction, and scalability.
“We are proud to honor the outstanding commitment and accomplishments of this year’s field of nominees,” said Kathleen Ives, D.M., Acting Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, The Sloan Consortium. “Through innovative practice, they have demonstrated their dedication to advancing online education.”
The recipients of Sloan-C’s 2013 Effective Practice Awards are:
Quality Scorecard Effective Practices Award Winners
2013 Sloan-C Effective Practice Awards
Quality Scorecard Effective Practice Review Committee
Details about the awards are available at http://sloanconsortium.org/effective.
The Sloan Consortium is now accepting submissions through December 30, 2103 for the next Effective Practice Awards. The awards focus on integrating new technologies into the online classroom and winners will be recognized at the 7th Annual Emerging Technologies for Online Learning International Symposium, April 9-11, 2014 at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel in Dallas, Texas. For more information, please visit http://sloanconsortium.org/effective.
About the Conference
The 2013 Sloan-C International Conference on Online Learning is the premier global gathering focused on online learning. It is a forum for approaching the complex issues and opportunities that face all concerned with the future of students, faculty, and institutions. The theme for this year’s conference is “Online Learning: A Universe of Opportunities.” Details, including speakers, program and registration, are available at http://sloanconsortium.org/conference/2013/aln/welcome.
The Sloan Consortium is an institutional and professional leadership organization dedicated to integrating online education into the mainstream of higher education, helping institutions and individual educators improve the quality, scale and breadth of education. Membership in the Sloan Consortium provides knowledge, practice, community and direction for educators. Originally funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, Sloan-C is now a non-profit member sustained organization. Join with Sloan-C to lead higher education in meeting social needs for affordable access, quality innovations and teaching and learning excellence. For more information, visit http://www.sloanconsortium.org.