Friday, August 4, 2017

All Aboard for Online Professional Development at UW-Stout

In This Issue

Last Chance to Register for August 28th Online Classes 
Featured Course: E-learning for Educators
Using Social Media for Professional Development
Featured Resource: Our Instructors Follow...
Tech Tip: Avoid Social Learning Overload

Editor: Shannnon Mersand

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Last Chance to Register for Instructional Design Courses

Featured Course  

EDUC 760 E-learning for Educators begins September 5.

Learn how to improve your online course to benefit your students or create your first instructor-led online training/workshop or blended online class. 

Enhance and fine-tune existing assignments to foster a more interactive learning environment.

Our Students Say...
The instructor provided remarkable timely and professional feedback about my interaction and progress in the course.  I felt encouraged and supported the whole way through.

Using Social Media for Professional Development

Check out our favorite tips and tricks for using social media to keep up to date.

We Are Teachers offers a number of ideas for where to connect with other educators for Professional Development.

An excellent list of social media groups and chats - something for everyone

Alexandra Samuel offers advice on how to build a Personal Learning Network (PLN) to meet your needs.

Erica Lasola-Caramol offers tips to help you remain professional while using social media.

Begin your Masters

pply Today!
Degree Overview and Financial Aid Options

Our Master of Science in Education is a 30-credit master’s degree that features all online courses and offers a flexible curriculum to meet your professional development goals.

Select courses (11 credits) within an interest area, earn a certificate, or mix and match courses from several areas.

Sign Up Now

Courses begin in August, September and October.
Meet your professional development goals for 
- advanced certification - professional development- continuing education refresher course- license renewal- graduate credits- transfer credits to another university
If you need a copy of the syllabus for your employer to approve enrollment in a course, email:
Online Professional DevelopmentPhone: 715-232-2693
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Dates to Remember

Fall Tuition Due Date
October 11, 2017 - 100% Tuition due

Featured Resource - Our Instructors Follow...

Tech Tip: Avoid Social Learning Overload 

Check out these great tips to help avoid overload.

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Friday, July 7, 2017

UW-Stout Online Professional Development

Enroll in an Online Course Today

Meet your professional development goals for continuing education, license renewal or advanced certification.

Online Certificate Programs

Online Master of Science in Education Degree

Degree Overview and Financial Aid Options
For more information email Amy Gullixson at

Flexible Option for National Board Certified Teachers

Friday, December 11, 2015

Prepare for a Bright Future - Enroll Today

10 Month Fast Track to Skills You Need for a Bright Future in Education

Ten Month Fast Track Option

Become a highly qualified and professionally prepared online instructor. Complete all five courses and receive a graduate certificate in e-learning and online teaching.
NOTE: Twelve of the course graduate credits may be applied as electives in the Master of Science in Education graduate degree program
It's possible to skip a term or two between courses if that works better than taking the courses back to back.
Begin January 2016 and finish November 2016
Begin May 2016 and finish March 2017
Program plan if you started August 2015
EDUC 760 E-learning for Educators August 24, 2015 
EDUC 762 Assessment in E-learning October 19, 2015 
EDUC 763 Instructional Design for E-Learning January 4, 2016 
EDUC 761 Collaborative Communities in E-learning - Online Facilitation February 29, 2016 
EDUC 764 E-Learning Practicum May 2, 2016

Friday, December 5, 2014

Mobile Learning - Instructional Design - Online Graducate Classe: Enroll Now!

University of Wisconsin Stout Online

Mobile Learning UW-Stout

 Learn how cell phones, tablets, e-readers, and iPads integrate in the classroom and library media center. Explore instructional strategies and curriculum integration including ebooks, digital textbooks, ibooks, Epubbud, Audioboo, QR Codes, Socrative, Blogger, Twitter, A+Pro, NPR, TED talks, and various applications. Create an eBook, post it online for others to read and analyze the benefits of students writing content for ebooks, selecting images and links to web pages.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

E-Learning for Educators Register NOW

University of Wisconsin Stout Online

2015 Sessions Open Now!

This course introduces educators to the realities of teaching online. The course provides a hands-on overview of the best practices and key tools of online instruction that will enhance the online teaching skills of  educators/trainers. These tools-- including creation and facilitation of discussion forums, online surveys and quizzes, and  professional e-portfolios-- are explored here and covered in depth in subsequent courses.

Check out our Syllabus