Online Teaching and Learning (OTL) Workshop Archive


Getting Started With Flip (Formerly Flipgrid)

Flipgrid is a video-based tool allows for discussion across digital devices, but in a fun and engaging way that makes it ideal for use in education.

This powerful discussion tool does have the might of Microsoft behind it but, despite that professional backing, is a very simple to use and fun tool. That makes it ideal for students and teachers alike.

From use in the classroom, to hybrid learning, to at-home work, Flipgrid can be used without boundaries to enhance communications for students and teachers.


Introduction to Blackboard Ultra

According to parent company Anthology Inc., Blackboard Ultra is “the transformation of the user interface and workflows in Blackboard Learn.” In other words, for most of us, Ultra is a new learning management system with several new features, and the streamlined


2/16 Best Pracrices in Online Teaching with Drs. Myrabeth Bundy and Matt Winslow | Recording

2/8 Tips for Teaching Online in a Pinch and Long Term with Vicki Sikora – 11AM-12PM | Recording

2/2 Jennifer Fairchild: Tips for fostering community and strategies for developing instructor immediacy in the online classroom – 11AM-12 | Recording

2/1 Working with Blackboard groups – Basic to Advanced in 45 Minutes | Recording

1/26 Erin Stevenson on Peer Review and Self Assessment Tips and Tricks – 12-1PM | To be Rescheduled

1/25 Smarthinking: Multi-subject tutoring for eCampus students at no additional cost – 11:00AM-12:00PM | Registration Link Recording

TBA Evening sessions on topics of interest to part time instructors and facilitators


  • EKU Online in the Evening: Brief Presentation and Drop In With Your Questions!  – 7:00-8:00PM | Registration Link
  • OTL Kickoff: Introduction to eCampus Services and PD Opportunities – 11:00AM-12:00PM | View Recording

1/13 Top Tips for New Online Facilitators and Instructors with Dr. Chris Daniel | View Recording