[BITS Webcast - 09/20/2016] Best practices for designing, deploying, and supporting an online environment: the Kent State Online Template

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at

Starts at 2:00 PM · Ends at 3:00 PM, EDT (America/New_York)

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Presented by:

Bobbi Bain, Andrew Shipka, Ben Hollis, and Vicki Gutierrez

Kent State University


The online environment is dynamic and collaborative. Consistency of design and delivery are essential for a good learner experience and also for creating an environment where ideas can be shared and creativity can grow. Packed full of design strategies, and best-practices, the Kent State Online Template is a powerful ally for course designers and instructors alike.


In this session, you will learn more about our strategies for designing, deploying (via a custom Blackboard building block), and supporting the Kent State Online Template.

The top takeaways from the session include:

  1. Understanding the design and support of the Kent State Online Template
  2. Deploying a Blackboard course template via a custom building block


This is a must-attend webinar for higher education professionals, including:

  • Faculty
  • Instructional Designers
  • Academic technology professionals


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