Committee On Online Learning (COOL)
What We Do: The COOL supports our
college in the development of
hybrid and fully online courses. We help to reinforce how hybrid and
online courses are equivalent in rigor, expectations, and student participation
to their on-campus counterparts. We share our expertise by taking part in a collaborative review process... Read
The COOL meets on the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays at noon in room 1801.
schedule of meetings.
Planning on submitting a proposal? Getting
general calendar of the process (dates are approximate).
The approximate deadline to submit proposals for courses to be
offered Summer 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018, and beyond is
approximately February 16. Note that you are
welcome to submit the proposal at any time as a "draft" (which
you can share with colleagues) and continue working on it up
until the deadline.
Online/Hybrid Course Proposal Process.
You'll note that the first component in the process is your
own skills development and research. If you are planning to
teach your proposed course using Blackboard, please be sure to
Getting Started with Blackboard.
Online/Hybrid Proposal Form to get an idea of the tasks, consultations, and write-ups
you will need to do. If this is your first
proposal submitted to the COOL, please note the last section,
which explains that you will need to develop a
course site for review near the end of the semester.
Online/Hybrid Course Proposal Form
Online/Hybrid Course Review Checklist Guide
Online/Hybrid Courses Suggested Schedule Notes
Success Rates: Online vs. Face to Face:
/ Fall 2015
Contact one of the COOL Members
Announcements from the COOL Communication System (powered by "Remind"):