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Year-end Reflection

Written by Sasha White, Instructional Designer  Can you believe it’s that time of the year again? I munch on chicken fingers at the table as I try to admire my Christmas tree and strategize on how best to put gifts under it without my dogs Pumpkin and Donut causing an elephant stampede (95% of the presents are theirs – and they know it, too).   Under normal circumstances (normal…

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Applying the Quality Matters Rubric Workshop 2021

The APPQMR workshop models the quality standards provided in the QM’s Higher Education Rubric. Participants appreciated being able to see how to structure a course site to provide clear navigation and a meaningful learning experience. All this is rooted in course elements that work together to help learners achieve the course learning outcomes.

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Applying the Quality Matters Rubric (APPQMR) Workshop

By: Sasha White and Iwona Gniadek, Instructional Designers for the Manitoba Flexible Learning HUB The Manitoba Flexible Learning HUB facilitated the Applying the Quality Matters Rubric (APPQMR) workshop online from October 27 to November 10, 2020. This workshop was offered to participants from the HUB’s seven post-secondary institution partners as members of Quality Matters (QM) – a trusted global leader in…