Share Paper: Incorporating Quality Assurance Standards in Online Course Design: grades 6-12

  1. Deb Adair, The Quality Matters Program, United States
  2. Stacey Rimmerman, The Quality Matters Program, United States
Wednesday, March 9 2:45 PM-3:45 PM Bellmeade

Abstract: This workshop will present the results of a joint effort by the Quality Matters Program and the Florida Virtual School to adapt the Quality Matters rubric for online/hybrid course design in higher education to meet the needs of middle and high school courses. The session will deal with the year-long development process, the results of extensive testing of the new rubric and the ways in which we anticipate that the Grades 6-12 Edition will be used. Application of the rubric using either a mock course or a course from the learners organization will be used in the quality assurance review ...