The eLearning Training department is the initial contact for new online instructors teaching at the University of Massachusetts Amherst through Continuing & Professional Education.
The objectives of our work are:
We conduct training in multiple formats: in-person workshops, webinars and a fully online training class. We meet with instructors prior to training, either in person or over the phone, and discuss their classes with them to better understand what they need during training.
Course Development Support
Along with instructional design staff, we work with instructors to build their online course content and activities.
We develop instructional materials (handouts, pamphlets, web content and multimedia) for instructors and students.