Fierce Education Head of Content Elliot Markowitz recently spoke with Dr. Amanda Smith, Chief Academic Officer at Academic Partnerships, regarding the changes in course design in higher education and what is still needed. AP deploys the technologies and tools to help universities grow their capacity to offer non-traditional online learners access to top-quality, affordable and workforce relevant degree programs.
During the interview, Dr. Smith discussed:
- How far has higher education come in terms of course design and curriculum planning to accommodate this new blended learning environment.
- The challenges still remaining to really engage students as hybrid learnings models increase.
- How Academic Partnerships works with colleges and universities to better student engagement.
Academic Partnerships is also a gold sponsor for Fierce Education’s “Higher Education: Helping Faculty Navigate Top Challenges in this New Blended Learning Environment” virtual event on February 23.