Blended Learning Academy: Plan, Manage, and Facilitate Online Instruction

Tuesday, May 19, 2020


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The Blended Learning Academy (BLA) seeks to meet faculty where they are in their experience and understanding of blended instruction. Blended Learning refers to a combination of face-to-face meetings and online sessions which when properly implemented can result in improved student success, satisfaction and retention.





Tuesday, May 19 at 9:00am-12:00pm

Wednesday, May 20 at 9:00am-12:00pm

Thursday, May 21 at 9:00am-12:00pm

Wednesday, May 27 at 9:00am-12:00pm

Thursday, May 28 at Online 10:00am-11:30am

Friday, May 29 at 9:00am-12:00pm


Registration open through 5/15/2020 3:00 PM EST

About Us

Department of Digital Learning


Supporting faculty in the use of technology to facilitate teaching and to extend teaching and learning beyond the classroom.

  • Learning Management System (Canvas), Kaltura, Turnitin, Checkbox Survey, Adobe Connect
  • Web technologies including publisher integrations, student response systems, blogs, video, audio, and portfolios


Empowering faculty to develop exemplary courses and integrate technology into the curriculum.

  • One-on-one consultations
  • Basic to Advanced Canvas LMS training
  • Technology tools training


Strengthening the instructional effectiveness of your Face to Face, blended and online course through informed design, proven pedagogical strategies, and strategic use of digital media, audio, video, and other Digital Learning technologies.


BLA Instructors

Christopher Jordanek (CJ), Asst. Director Instr. Design


Diane B. Marks, Ph.D., Sr. Instructional Designer


Melissa Rizzuto, Ed.D., Instructional Designer


Nicky Khattapan, Ph.D., Instructional Designer