Learn While Doing: Course Innovations In Real Time
Time Mar 24, 2021 12:00 pm
Brett has worked in higher education for over 25 years, with extensive experience leading teaching-learning initiatives that involve a myriad of stakeholders. Many of these efforts have included course redesign for more innovative and effective uses of technology, including quality online course design and delivery. In particular, Brett is known as an expert in applying Universal Design for Learning as a means for greater equity, accessibility, and inclusivity. As a first generation college student himself, Brett is particularly invested in ways to close equity gaps that exist in postsecondary education.
Carrie O’Donnell has been a change-agent in the education industry, focusing on digital learning solutions for the workplace and higher education, and on using customer insight to build great learning experiences. She founded O’Donnell Learn 30 years ago as a virtual company and has built the team to include hundreds of learning designers who partner with institutions and their faculty to improve virtual or blended learning. When not zooming Carrie can be found gardening, boating and traveling with her husband, or hanging out with her two sons and “grand-dog,” Reggie.