The Sloan Consortium (Sloan-C) is an association of individuals, institutions and organizations committed to quality online education. Oakland University is an institutional member of the Sloan-C and through this membership ELIS is able to offer access to Sloan-C's highly regarded workshops at NO COST to OU faculty and staff members. The Sloan-C workshop schedule can be viewed at http://sloanconsortium.org/institute/workshops/2013/upcoming-by-date. To register for a workshop please contact Diane Underwood at email@example.com.
The Sloan-C regularly offers free webinars on a variety of topics related to online teaching and learning. The Sloan-C webinar schedule can be viewed at http://sloanconsortium.org/webinar_listing.
Oakland University is a member of the New Century Learning Consortium (NCLC). The NCLC is focused on faculty development and promoting collaborations among member institutions. The NCLC offers monthly events that are conducted in Elluminate. For more information on the NCLC please go to https://sites.google.com/site/newcenturylearningconsortium/ and click on the events tab. If you are not already a member, please sign up to gain access to upcoming events and other exciting information.