Instructor: Janet Hurn

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As coordinator of Regional E-Learning Initiatives, Janet is in charge of all the online and hybrid courses offerings. They work with faculty to develop online and hybrid courses and train them in new and emerging technologies to use in the classroom. She is a Google Apps for Education Certified trainer and has presented on: Cheating in the Online Classroom, Use of iPads in the Classroom, Student Feedback Techniques, Google Apps for Education, and Cool Tools for Education. She continues to teach online physics at the regional campuses.

Her latest publications include: Dietz, B.,Hurn, J.E.,Mays,T., Woods, D. (in press). An Introduction to Learning Analytics. In R. A. Reiser & J. V. Dempsey (Eds.), Trends and Issues in Instructional Design and Technology (4th ed.). Boston, MA: Pearson Education. Dietz-Uhler, B. & Hurn, J. E. (2015 ). "Strategies for engagement in online courses: Engaging with the content, instructor, and other students." In J. Becker, R. K. Morgan, & K. T. Olivares (Eds). Quick hits for adjunct faculty and lecturers: Successful strategies from award-winning teachers. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press.

Classes by this instructor

T&L 2900: VIR: Planning and Instructional Design

Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is about removing barriers for ALL students in order to give them the best opportunity to be successful learners. In this overview of UDL, we will look at optimizing the learner's motivation to learn, options for the representation of new material and options for students to express what they have learned.

November 1, 2017 to November 1, 2023