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NOVEMBER 2017
NDLW Open House

NDLW and eLearning Open House

In early November, TTU eLearning and Academic Partnerships celebrated a week dedicated to the growth of distance learning across all levels of learning.

Work, School and Motherhood

An honest account from an online student who is discovering how to prioritize family while pursuing personal dreams.

eLearning Staff Attends NAFSA Conference

Jared Lay and Victoria Qin of eLearning Recruitment and International Partnerships were invited to deliver a presentation at the 2017 NAFSA Conference in San Antonio.

SmartEvals Course Evaluation System

Texas Tech University will be instituting a new electronic course evaluation system called SmartEvals in accordance with accessibility compliance standards and to help ensure more timely feedback to faculty.

Quality Matters Subscription Expires January 16, 2018

Beginning January 16, 2018, Texas Tech University's subscription to Quality Matters will expire and subscribers to Quality Matters via the qmprogram.org website will no longer be able to to access member services such as MyCR after this date.You may still access QM professional development courses, workshops, etc., but starting January 16, 2018, you will need to pay the non-membership rate. Please contact eLearning@ttu.edu with any questions, comments, or concerns.

TRIBE

The Alexander Family is a TTU K-12 family of five who sails the world while completing their schoolwork from a distance. From the South Pacific to the Great Wall of China, they world-school from wherever they are.

Fall 2017 eLearning Training Opportunities

eLearning offers multiple training classes throughout the semester to assist faculty as they develop new high quality online, hybrid, or web-supported classes. In addition to these training courses, we provide information about other relevant happenings in our list of events.

Texas Tech University Career Center

University Career Center Supports Online and Distance Students

The TTU University Career Center (UCC) works to support on-site, online and distance students. Learn more about how the UCC meets students where they are.

Inclusive Design for Instructional Material

No one denies that our students all have different needs, characteristics, and backgrounds. Adding inclusive elements to your online instructional material allows students with a variety of differences to better acquire the information we are providing in our classes. Students also flourish with a variety of ways to demonstrate they have learned the new knowledge and skills.

Creating Effective Quiz Questions

It can be a tough task to construct questions that will demonstrate that the learner has appropriate mastery of the topic. But creating effective quiz and test questions is essential for measuring learning outcomes.

TTU Regional Sites

The TTU Regional Teaching Sites: A Quick Tour

Every month in the “From Anywhere” newsletter, we bring you stories happening all around the state at the TTU regional sites. But what are the TTU regional sites? Where are they located? Take this quick tour to talk around the state to learn more about the TTU regional sites.

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