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In the Spotlight
Congratulations to the 2015 WOW Recipients
- Boise State University: Virtual Reality Nursing Simulation with Custom Haptic System for Patient Safety.
- The NROC Project: EdReady, A College Math Readiness System.
- University of Central Florida: Direct Connect to UCF Pathway.
- University of Maryland University College: Open Educational Resources Initiative.
September is Accessibility Month at WCET
To recognize the importance of accessibility as we kick off the fall semester, WCET will feature several Frontiers blogs and webcasts on accessibility issues and best practices across the institution. We invite you to join in the learning by registering for our webcasts:
Video Captioning: Features, Costs, Good Practices, and How Captioning Benefits All Students - September 10, 2015
Promoting a Culture of Accessibility for Online Students - September 24, 2015
Accessibility for Edtech Across the Campus: Turning a Negative into a Positive - September 29, 2015
Photo Credit: Yahoo! Accessibility Lab
WCET Frontiers Blog
Note: This blog post is for those managers of online learning or extended learning units who are in maturing organizations. If you have started an online learning unit or recently been asked to transition an operation to partially or fully self-supporting and are experiencing growing pains in more than one way, this article was written for you.
In terms of online operations, we are fortunate that we have ...