Blended Learning: Opportunities and Challenges for Higher Education

The Portland State University Center for Academic Excellence presents:
Focus on Faculty 2010
"Blended Learning: Opportunities and Challenges for Higher Education"
Chuck Dziuban Ph.D., UCF

Dziuban is Director of the Research Initiative for Teaching Effectiveness at the University of Central Florida (UCF). Since 1996, he has directed the impact evaluation of UCF's distributed learning initiative examining student and faculty outcomes as well as gauging the impact of online courses on the university. He has co-authored or edited the Handbook of Blended Learning Environments, Educating the Net Generation, and Blended Learning: Research Perspectives. In 2005, Chuck received the Sloan Consortium award for Most Outstanding Achievement in Online Learning by an Individual. In 2007, he was appointed to the National Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Literacy Policy Council.