University Course Design

I have designed and developed 70+ online courses for universities around the country. Trained as a classroom teacher and previously certified as a Washington State school principal prior to earning my doctorate, I have also created many courses for teachers on a variety of topics. These efforts have included:

  1. creating the design document 

  2. writing the course-at-a-glance and other course materials

  3. writing the course content

  4. developing the curriculum and rubrics

  5. gathering materials

  6. uploading the content into the Learning Management System

  7. testing the content

  8. revising the content

  9. teaching the courses.

A Professional Experience

Developed and built online courses, including:  

  1. Wrote course outlines and customized content.

  2. Researched and created interactive multimedia content for online courses.

  3. Built course navigation elements into Blackboard LMS shells.

  4. Designed courses using the Flipped Classroom Model.

  5. Collected data and generated Blackboard reports.

  6. Uploaded course content into course shells and linked documents into navigational system. Built all sites.

  7. Pre-configured discussion groups and grading functionality for instructors.

  8. Tested and validated functionality of online shells.

  9. Managed the quality and continuous improvement of the program, including:

  10. Created and implemented design guides and content templates.

  11. Developed best practice documents for producing course content.

  12. Investigated the use and implementation of newly emerging technologies suitable for use in Touro’s academic e-learning environment.

  13. Conducted research pertaining to the improving of online educational experiences and outcomes of students.

  14. Taught Teacher Residency Program graduate courses, online and/or virtual face-to-face, in child/adolescent development; assessment; teaching students with disabilities; and educational technology. (Can show sample syllabi).

  15. Advised masters-degree candidates, including providing oversight of culminating e-portfolios and supervised candidates in field placements, internships, and residencies.

  16. Implemented training for instructors and students about the content and Blackboard 9.1. See sample video:

  17. Collaborated on multi-disciplinary teams that supported program development and implementation of projects at the graduate level.

These are example of my course development and teaching at Touro College in New York. 

Sample Professional Development Course About Instructional Design and Gamification built in Canvas. This presentation and course materials were made for Biola University.

Sample Tutorial About Audacity

Sample Syllabus

I have developed 50+ syllabi for a variety of courses.