Community, Course Climate, and Connection

Are you overwhelmed by the facilitation of student interaction and content development for your online courses? Do you feel disconnected and overwhelmed by the process of creating culturally responsive virtual environments? This interactive keynote and workshop will offer applicable strategies to increase interactions in online spaces. Using the community inquiry theory as the framework, we


Alternative Assessments Using UDL

Workshop Facilitator Lillian Nave is a Senior Lecturer and UDL Coordinator at Appalachian State University where she leads VITAL (Visiting, Instructor, Temporary, Adjunct, Lecturer) faculty, supports Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion initiatives, and implements Universal Design for Learning programs. As the host of the Think UDL podcast, she interviews practitioners all over the world who are improving educational environments through


From the AI Lab: Using ChatGPT to Boost Productivity

Grand Rapids Community College has partnered with Dell, Intel, and the AACC to create an AI lab and join the national Artificial Intelligence Incubator Network. Jonathan will give an overview of the lab. Then, he will facilitate a hands-on workshop on how to boost your productivity by using AI to automate common tasks.  He'll end with a time