Spotlight Archive

Join Us for Our Next #WCETwebcast

Navigating the OPM Marketplace: Picking the Right Partners While Avoiding Market Chaos

In this presentation we share our view of the major trends affecting the OPM market and the implications for colleges and universities. Bring your questions and experiences. Register today!

September 26, 2019 | 11am MDT

Student Ready: Increasing Retention for Universities and Career Outcomes for Students - Next #WCETwebcast

A college degree is a valuable tool for many seeking to earn higher incomes and build stronger lives. But with an increasing proportion of diverse, “post-traditional students” who hail from a far wider range of backgrounds, it is time for colleges to become more “student-ready” by providing the resources and support necessary for post-traditional students to succeed.

Join us for our next webcast on May 16 at 11:00am MDT. The webcast is free and open to all.

Important Job Opportunity at WCET

Are you a higher education leader with a zest for innovation and collaboration, and a desire to support student success by helping institutions navigate emerging technology's opportunities and challenges? We're now accepting applicants for the dual role of Executive Director, WCET, and VP for Technology-Enhanced Learning, WICHE (filling the big shoes of Mike Abbiatti, who retires in late June from WICHE.) Apply by Friday, April 26 for the Boulder, Colo.-based position through the WICHE Jobs Portal.

WOW Us!

The 2019 WCET Outstanding Work (WOW) Award is now open for nominations until March 13. WOW recognizes outstanding efforts by member institutions and organizations in applying an innovative, technology-based solution to a challenging educational need. What work will you nominate?

WCET YouTube Channel

Check out the WCET YouTube channel for exciting video resources such as recordings of our WCET Webcasts, expert interviews on a wide variety of topics, videos of our WCET Outstanding Work (WOW) Award winners, and more! Subscribe to stay tuned for future releases!

Join us on Halloween for the Web Accessibility: Trick or Treat? Webcast!

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As a part of “The Year of Accessibility”, the Online Learning Consortium and WCET continue to collaborate to bring our communities resources on the topic of accessibility. There are answers and clear guidance that can help instructional designers and faculty ensure they are building accessibility into their online activities and web presence. This panel of “been there, done that” experts will share their tricks, tips and strategies for making accessibility a treat, and a little less scary! Register now!

Date: Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 | Time: 1-2pm ET

10/16 Webcast: The Cheating Economy and Integrity

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WCET has had an active voice on academic integrity and cheating since 2008. In 2018, academic integrity is threatened by a notable increase in the commercialization of academic dishonesty, to include contract cheating and the widespread online distribution by third-party websites of educational materials. Join us to discuss the growing industry of cheating cartels and promising actions your institutions can take to bolster a culture of integrity.

Tuesday, October 16: 9:00 AM HAST/ 11:00 AM AKDT/ Noon PDT and MST/ 1:00 PM MDT/ 2:00 PM CDT/ 3:00 PM EDT.