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For the latest news with what's happening at UW Colleges Online, this is the place to be. Here, you'll find past Online Newsletters and other items of note.

May 7, 2018 | Course Management

LAST CHANCE! Register now for the Learning Innovation Institute - May 21 & 22 in Madison!

Still want an opportunity for your own professional development? Want to dig deeper into interesting topics and engage with your fellow colleagues? Well, please consider registering for our annual Learning Innovation Institute! Held on May 21 & 22 at the Pyle Center on UW-Madison’s campus, this ...

May 2, 2018 |

May 2018 Online Newsletter

We're sad to say this will be the last Online newsletter before the summer break, but that doesn't mean we don't have timely announcements and fantastic information for you!

April 17, 2018 |

Registration Still Open for The Learning Innovation Institute - May 21 & 22 in Madison, WI!

Always wondered what an Open Educational Resource (OER) is? Thinking about trying out some High Impact Practices (HIPs) in your classroom? Want a formal introduction to Canvas?...Well, come on down to Madison WI for our third-annual Learning Innovation Institute on May 21 and 22!

April 11, 2018 |

REGISTRATION OPEN: Learning Innovation Institute

Join us for a packed two-days of hands-on workshops, engaging discussions, and even an opportunity for certification. See you in Madison on May 21 & 22!

April 2, 2018 |

Canvas Training - The Food Truck Tour!

Part of Cooking with Canvas Training series, the Food Truck campus tour is a packed one-hour introduction to our new digital learning environment, Canvas.

March 27, 2018 |

April 2018 Online Newsletter

Whoa March went fast, but now on to April! What we have for you, the top of this month, is our Online Newsletter.

February 26, 2018 | Course Management

March 2018 Online Newsletter

Aren’t you feeling LUCKY that it is March already? In our newsletter video this month, we have some exciting and timely announcements and an assessment tech tip as you start into this month (and maybe even your 10-week session).

February 26, 2018 | Course Management

February 2018 Online Newsletter

Don’t you just LOVE that it is February (see what we did there)? In our newsletter video this month, we have some important reminders, timely announcements, and an accessibility tech tip, as you continue into the second month of the year.

January 29, 2018 | Course Management

January 2018 Online Newsletter

Ready or not, here comes Spring Semester! In our newsletter video this month, we have some helpful tips and suggestions, important announcements, and a dynamite tech tip, as you are getting prepared and setup for the term to start.

January 12, 2018 | Course Setup

Course Setup Guide Available!

Semester prep is an important piece of being an online instructor. This Course Setup Guide helps walk you through those important pieces that you will need to complete in order for your UW Colleges Online students to be prepared for the semester.

**This guide was sent in an email to all instructors in late Fall.

December 1, 2017 |

December 2017 Online Newsletter

We are getting so close to the end of the semester and a season of holidays! So, feel free to grab a cup of eggnog and a gingerbread cookie, and watch our Online newsletter!

October 2, 2017 |

October 2017 Online Newsletter

Happy October! Everyone at UW Colleges Online hopes you had a great start to the Fall 2017 semester. This month we have not only important announcements, but also valuable information for you, as well as a little bit of fun. 

September 13, 2017 |

Instructional Design & Technology Information and Updates - 2017

These updates were given during Convocation, but just in case you missed it or we didn't attend your department's meeting!

September 1, 2017 | Course Setup

September 2017 Online Newsletter

Welcome Back! It’s very close to the start of the Fall 2017 semester, so once again we start up the UW Colleges Online Newsletters…who’s excited?!

June 19, 2017 |

Introduction to Course Front-End Changes

This video helps to serve as the visualization of changes to the course frontend materials. Use this video, as well as the section instructor guide to orient yourself to the new look.

May 1, 2017 |

May 2017 Online Newsletter

Summer is right around the corner! As we enter into May, we encourage you to watch this month’s Online Newsletter.

April 7, 2017 | Course Setup

April 2017 Online Newsletter

The April Newsletter Video is now available for viewing!

March 10, 2017 | Course Management

March 2017 Online Newsletter

We hope your semesters are continuing to go well. Can't believe that midterms are right on the horizon! As we enter into March, we encourage you to watch this month's Online Newsletter

December 2, 2016 | Course Setup

Spring 2017 Online Courses

Spring 2017 courses should now be ready for you to set up for the upcoming term. You can find the course on the Brightspace homepage “My Courses” section by searching its prefix name, followed by “onl 1174”. For instance, “BIO 101 onl 1174”. 

November 29, 2016 | Course Setup, Course Management

Online Newsletter for December 2016

Updates for December include an update from Dean Bartlett, information about registration and tutoring services, and information about ungraded items in Brightspace.

November 22, 2016 | Course Management

Online Newsletter for November 2016