Interactive MOOCs: How Well Did They Work?

Building on the momentum of four pilot MOOCs, UW-Madison launched six new MOOCs in 2015. Two of the courses added in-person activities to supplement the online experience and reach statewide audiences. These targeted interactive events and partnerships extended beyond MOOC participants to reach local communities where the events occurred. Read more about the impact of these events, lessons learned, outcomes, implications and more.

2015-16 EI Brown Bag Series

The EI Brown Bag Series offers faculty and staff the opportunity to learn more about the wide variety of educational innovations occurring across campus. Please join us over the course of the year for one or more of the following events.

EI Small Grant Program Boosts Innovations Across Campus

From international, blended course collaborations with organizations in France and Uganda, to Open Educational Resources (OERs) and active learning techniques, the EI Small Grant Program was back for a second year, providing funding opportunities for a diverse array of educational innovations led by faculty and staff from across campus.

Residential Learning Communities Enhance Undergraduate Experience

You’ve heard it, and you’ve probably said it: “Live and learn.” The phrase takes on new meaning in UW–Madison’s Residential Learning Communities, where students with the same academic focus live together — and study together — in a single residence hall. One such community is WISE (Women in Science and Engineering), where female students support, encourage and challenge each other to succeed in male-dominated fields. When you’re stuck on a …