OLT Subscription

What's included in the subscription?

For a $50 / year, a individual subscriber has access to:

  • Live and recorded webinars with downloadable resources such as worksheets and infographics

  • Entire catalog of courses and downloadable resources

  • Special offers (such as discounts on affiliated tech tools, books, and conferences)

  • Access to the OLT Community (coming in 2020)

  • OLT Newsletter with news from the OLT and around the online education community


Why subscribe?

As a subscriber, you gain access to our growing library of short courses and live webinars, created to distill our combined decades of experience as online instructors and curriculum designers. We synthesize evidence-based practices for you, so that you can focus on prioritizing learning in your classroom. The content available to subscribers contains easy-to-master methods and processes. You will learn to utilize accessible and affordable tools to create learner-focused instructional materials and video instruction. If you are an experienced online instructor with existing original content, becoming a subscriber gives you effective and efficient ways to sustain your materials through robust ongoing development.

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About OLT Webinars

Online Learning Toolkit subscribers receive access to a growing library of short courses and live webinars that teach you how to simplify online course design with easy-to-master methods and processes. Webinar topics cover a range of topics, often based on OLT subscriber community requests. 

Topics include

  • building community in online courses 

  • setting course expectations

  • preparing for midterms

  • creating a communications plan

  • staying organized and time management

2020 Spring Schedule

January 13, 2020 @6pm ET 

Communicating with Students Online

This webinar will discuss methods for communicating with students online as well as tips for effective online communication. Institutional links available.

January 22, 2020 @2pm ET

Backward Design, Objectives, and Universal Design for Learning

With Guest Presenter Tracy Stuntz, MS! This free webinar will walk you through creating or revising a module for your online course by using backward design, specifically writing student-centered learning objectives, and the principles of universal design for learning. 

February 10, 2020 @6pm ET

Creating an Active Learning Lesson

It's time to break the read-write cycle! This webinar will discuss how to create active learning lessons for online courses. Institutional links available.

February 17, 2020 @6pm ET

Supporting LGBTQ Students Online

With Guest Presenter: Kim Myers, MA, MS! This  free webinar is intended to aide new and experienced online instructors and instructional designers in developing online learning environments that are inclusive and affirming of LGBTQ+ identities.  

February 25, 2020 @3pm ET

The Productive Online and Offline Professor

With Guest Presenter: Bonni Stachowiak, EdD! Join us for a conversation about how to overcome the challenges involved in being productive professors and get meaningful work done. Bonni will share a few keys to intentional productivity in multiple academic contexts.

March 2, 2020 @1pm ET

Why and How I Use Videos in My Online Teaching

With Guest Presenter: Karen Costa! This free 30-minute session will cover critical themes that support the use of video in online teaching and learning (faculty success, faculty-student connections, sustainable teaching practices, and humanizing OL). 

March 16, 2020 @6pm ET (POSTPONED)

How to Select Technology Tools for an Online Course

This webinar will discuss methods for evaluating new technology for your online courses. Topics discussed include evaluating, testing, and introducing new technology. Institutional links available

April 20, 2020 @6pm ET

Formative Assessment: Requesting Course Observations from Students

Want to know what your online course is like from your students' point of view? Learn how to request and use student observations to improve the learner experience.  Institutional links available

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