May 6, 2024
Emerging Technologies, Instructional Innovation Fellowship, Teaching and Learning
 A conference session with a woman on the left and a man on the right

The Instructional Innovation Fellowship (IIF) held its 7th session on April 5th, 2024. Two fellows, Prof. Lisa Lehmberg and Prof. Bjorn Nordtveit, shared their creative teaching methods in this meeting. Prof. Lehmberg presented her use of digital tools like choice boards, hyperdocs, and student-made adventure mini-projects to give students more control over their learning. Prof. Nordtveit shared his expertise in creating high-quality instructional videos for his courses. Learn more about their approaches below.

Key takeaways:

  • Empowerment through Choice: Student choice promotes personalized learning experiences where students direct their learning ownership and create their own engagement.
  • Investment in Professional Development: Enhancing filmmaking skills and adopting a professional approach to video creation can facilitate better engagement in online asynchronous settings.

Select a section title below to find out more about these innovative teaching strategies.