Hayley Wildeson

Recently Kyle Peck, COIL co-director and advocate for alternative credentialing, spoke with Educause Review’s Kristi DePaul on his vision for what’s next in higher education.

“Instead of prescribing a generalized path, we could enable students to fill in gaps in knowledge, in skill sets,” Peck said. “We could validate what they can do. A number of institutions are developing programs… Read more »

WHEN: March 29, 2017 from 1:00pm – 2:30pm EST
WHERE: Foster Auditorium (First Floor) in the Paterno Library, University Park, PA and online at https://meeting.psu.edu/coil
REGISTRATION: Required at https://goo.gl/y0Z3Ws

The meteoric rise of online learning in the past 20 years has left an indelible impression on all dimensions of higher education, on campus, near campus and at a distance! How we… Read more »

WHEN: March 20, 2017 from 11:00am – 12:00pm EST
WHERE: 409H Keller Building, University Park, PA and online at https://meeting.psu.edu/coil
REGISTRATION: Required at https://goo.gl/XNiG4o

In this COIL Conversation, Dr. Antonenko joins us virtually to discuss the pros and cons of using cognitive neuroscience frameworks and methods relative to the study of learning and personalization of education. These frameworks include Electroencephalography (EEG), functional Near… Read more »

WHEN: March 16, 2017 from 10:30am – 11:30am EST
WHERE: 313 Keller Building, University Park, PA and online at https://meeting.psu.edu/coil
REGISTRATION: Required at https://goo.gl/Pqewsy

Exploration and learning about sustainability is a rapidly evolving aspect of undergraduate educational experiences. In this COIL Conversation, Dr. Erica Smithwick will discuss the application of two forms of interactive video (tagging, and embedded video quizzes) as a… Read more »

WHEN: February 27, 2017 from 10:00am – 3:00pm
WHERE: Outreach Building Lobby, University Park, PA*
REGISTRATION: Required at https://goo.gl/zclpm6

Sponsored by Whitlock, the Educational Technology Showcase will be an all-day showcase featuring some of today’s latest technologies from the companies listed below. Guests are encouraged to interact with representatives in both the “trade show” setting of the lobby as well as… Read more »