Instruction By Design: Constructing Knowledge by Mapping Concepts

Instruction by Design Podcast

In this episode, the instructional designers from CONHI’s Academic Innovation (Jinnette Senecal, Celia Coochwytewa, and Aaron Kraft) discuss the characteristics of concept maps, mind maps, and other forms of information visualization, and consider how they might be implemented in the higher education environment. We then explore the variations in terminology, style, and application tools and strategies.

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Instruction By Design: Screencasting

Instruction by Design Podcast

In this episode, the instructional designers from CONHI’s Academic Innovation (Jinnette Senecal, Celia Coochwytewa, and Aaron Kraft) discuss the characteristics of screencasts, consider how they might be used, and explore some common tools for creating these dynamic screen videos. We then deliberate on a letter submitted by an IBD listener regarding the nature of “exemplary” online courses and where to find one. Continue reading

Instruction By Design: Evaluating Assignments with Rubrics

Instruction by Design Podcast

In this summer bonus episode, the instructional designers from CONHI’s Academic Innovation (Steven Crawford, Jinnette Senecal, Celia Coochwytewa, and Aaron Kraft) discuss the importance of rubrics and how they may enhance the assessment and evaluation process for faculty. We then explore the relationship between rubrics and grading transparency, along with some ideas for designing effective rubrics. Continue reading

Instruction By Design: Faculty Conversation

Instruction by Design Podcast

In this Summer Bonus episode, Dawn Augusta, a Clinical Associate Professor from Arizona State University’s College of Nursing and Health Innovation joins the instructional designers from Academic Innovation (Jinnette Senecal, Celia Coochwytewa, Aaron Kraft, and Steven Crawford). We discuss the viability of podcasts as a method of faculty development, the role of digital badging for both students and faculty, and consider how we might increase access to education so that more students can achieve their academic and professional goals. Continue reading

Instruction By Design: Reflections

Instruction by Design Podcast

In this episode, the instructional designers from CONHI’s Academic Innovation (Steven Crawford, Jinnette Senecal, Celia Coochwytewa, Aaron Kraft, and Ricardo Leon) discuss the importance of reflection and how it can improve the learning process. Then we will reflect on the podcast by discussing the listening statistics and highlight the most popular episodes, which episodes we thought were our best episodes, and moments in podcasts where we wanted to provide more or different information. Continue reading

Instruction By Design: Accessibility in Curriculum Design

Instruction by Design Podcast

In this episode, the instructional designers from CONHI’s Academic Innovation (Aaron Kraft, Steven Crawford, Celia Coochwytewa, and Jinnette Senecal) identify guidelines for accessibility in online/hybrid courses and discuss how Universal Design for Learning (UDL) principles can be applied to on-ground, hybrid, and online courses. We will also examine other methods for reducing barriers in course design and delivery. Continue reading

Instruction By Design: Hot Topics

Instruction by Design Podcast

In this episode, the instructional designers from CONHI’s Academic Innovation (Jinnette Senecal, Celia Coochwytewa, Aaron Kraft, and Steven Crawford) and Ricardo Leon discuss emergent topics associated with teaching and learning practices, technology implementation, and/or trends in higher education and examine issues/trends for relevance and/or application to instructional practices.
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