Humanizing Online Education:
During COVID-19 and Beyond

April 21-23, 2021

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Keynote Speakers


Michelle Pacansky-Brock picture
Michelle Pacansky-Brock

Online Faculty Mentor, Author, Educator

Humanizing Online Teaching:

Leveraging Relationships to Fuel Engagement & Rigor

To navigate through these unknown and traumatic times, educators must be knowledgeable about how learning happens (and why it often does not). Recognizing the role of emotions in learning illuminates the critical need to foster connection with students at a distance.

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Kevin Kelly

Lecturer, Author, Educational Consultant

Supporting Online Learners

with Universal Design, Learning Equity and Human Connectedness

More than ever before instructors are focusing on how they teach as much as they focus on what they teach, no matter which course delivery formats they use. In this interactive session, we will explore strategies to address learning equity issues amplified throughout the COVID-19 era.

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Special Presentations


Anjanette Todd

Anjanette Todd

Daily Guided Morning Mindfulfulness and Meditation

Nate Robinson

Nate Robinson

Daily Guided Morning Mindfulfulness and Meditation

Kline Boudreau

Kline Boudreau

"Using Video to Educate, Engage, and Inspire"

Lauri Burrus

Laurie Burruss

"Complementary Learning with LinkedIn Learning"

Ashok Nedungadi

"Leveraging Gradescope for Learning Outcomes"

Katy Dumelle

"Leveraging Gradescope for Learning Outcomes"

Ryan Kuvin

"Humanizing Online Discussions with PackBack"

Sonya Bennett-Brandt

Sonya Bennett-Brandt

"Getting Started with Open Educational Resources and OpenStax"

Immerse Yourself
in the Virtual Lhakhang

Dr. Skateboard's
Action Science Game

A collaboration between UTEP's Dr. Bill Robertson and Creative Studios in the CFLD, we are developing a game that allows learners to explore physical science concepts, including velocity, momentum, forces and motion. This game, like others, appeals to the fundamental joy of learning through play. Coming Soon!


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