This installment in the @5min Video series is on: "7 Tips for Facilitating Your Online Course” Description: Facilitating an online course is much different than teaching a traditional face-to-face course. And while the design and development of an online course is critical to the success of your course, how well the instructor facilitates the course throughout the semester is
This installment in the @5min Video series is on: "Pinterest - for Teaching and Learning!" Description: Looking for innovative ways to engage students in learning that incorporate social media? Pinterest is a virtual “pinboard” (akin to visual bookmarking) that has become a popular social networking, marketing, and publishing site for a source of inspiration and innovation
This installment in the @5min Video series is on: "Want to Engage Students in Learning? Try ‘Flipping’ Your Classroom!” Description: As an instructor, are you interested in finding ways to increase student engagement in the classroom? “Flipping the classroom” offers one solution towards this goal, which is based on the idea of shifting in-class lectures (and
Before coming to SC&I as an Instructional Design and Technology Specialist, Denise was:
Faculty Instructional Designer in the Virtual College at Mercer County Community College working with faculty to design and develop web-enhanced, hybrid, and fully online courses using learning management systems and related instructional technology integrated into the curriculum, as well as developing and conducting training programs and workshops for faculty and staff professional development in areas of teaching and learning.
Instructional Designer in Instructional Technology Services at Monmouth University working with faculty to design and develop web-enhanced, hybrid, and fully online courses using a learning management system and related instructional technology integrated into the curriculum, as well as developing and conducting training programs, seminars, and workshops for faculty in areas of teaching and learning.
Instructional Designer Liaison to the University Library and School of Education at Monmouth University and the College Library at Mercer County Community College, working closely with the director, department chairs, and faculty on teacher education courses and information literacy programs.
Part-time instructor at Mercer County Community College and Monmouth University teaching Introduction to Education and English Composition I courses.
School Library Media Specialist at Colts Neck Township, NJ school district.
Denise's interests and teaching areas include:
Instructional design, teaching and learning
Learning management systems, instructional technology, and social software
Education, Library and Information Science, and Writing
M.Ed., Monmouth University B.A., English, Montclair University Quality Matters Peer Reviewer Certification NJ Teaching Certifications: Associate Educational Media Specialist, English, and Elementary Education