7 Must See Sessions at Sloan-C Blended Learning Conference 2013

June 28, 2013 BY SHANNON K. MURPHY
Updated: January 4, 2018

Next week, 3Play Media will be at Sloan Consortium Blended Learning Conference, an event devoted to techniques for blended teaching and learning. Blended learning is not new, yet there is a renewed interest around blended learning as the landscape in education evolves with greater support for flipped and blended classrooms. This Sloan-C conference, taking place July 8th and 9th in Milwaukee, will assist attendees in making decisions concerning strategy, implementation, pedagogy, research, and support for blended education initiatives.

Quick Start to Captioning

Presented by 3Play Media, this session will cover the basics of captioning for accessible video in online learning. Included in the talk: captioning basics, accessibility laws, best practices for creating captions, emerging standards with HTML5 and mobile devices.

Mon, July 8th at 1:00pm
Rm: Crystal

Meet with 3Play Media at booth #16 for a demo and chat!

Accessible Video Captioning for Blended Learning and Lecture Capture

In this session, University of Wisconsin- Madison will discuss their accessibility strategies, solutions implemented, costs and benefits derived, and best practices for deploying video captioning technologies.

Mon, July 8th 2013 at 3:00pm
Rm: Lakeshore C

Use of MOOCs in Blended Scenarios: Designing the “Distributed Flip”

How can MOOCs and other course-length OER best support flipped classroom scenarios? Session participants will work in small groups to identify how a distributed flip model might serve their own institutional and classroom needs.

Mon, July 8th 2013 at 10:30am

The Power of Storytelling: Using Effective Multimedia to Engage Students

Video is a popular format for eLearning because it’s simply a better way to keep learners engaged. Students retain information at a much higher rate when they can see and hear it, making video the perfect way to keep classrooms interested.

Mon, July 8th 2013 at 10:30am

Interweaving the Learning Threads Through All Modalities of Engagement

Successful blended courses interweave conceptual threads through all modalities of engagement. Come participate in a highly engaged workshop focused on developing effective courses.

Mon, July 8th 2013 at 1:00pm

For a Seamless Blend: HTML5, BYOD and Blended Instructional Design

Demands for design continue to challenge first-time blended instruction. But HTML5 facilitates a fresh new approach and the bring-your-own-device paradigm.

Mon, July 8th 2013 at 5:30pm

Securely Assessing Student Learning in a Massively Open Online Course: Best Practices and Outcomes

Massively Open Online Courses offer distinct challenges to educators looking to securely assess student learning. This presentation will outline the most effective strategies for educators.

Mon, July 8th 2013 at 5:30pm

Read the free report: 2017 State of Captioning.

The closed caption CC icon shown in the middle of a TV.