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Ten Tips for Teaching Science Fully Online

By hol-blog | May 12, 2016

From “Lessons Learned from the Sloan C/OLC Online Science Mastery Series” presented at the 21st Online Learning Consortium International Conference in Orlando Florida on October 15, 2015 Dr. Jim Brown using Skype to communicate with student miles away. Photo Credit: William M. Bown photography 1. Create a Community Within Your Course One of the most important things … Continue reading “Ten Tips for Teaching Science Fully Online”

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Hands-On Learning Hosts Innovation in Education Forum

By hol-blog | Jan 28, 2016

LYNCHBURG – On January 28th, Hands-On Learning hosted the first Innovation in Education Forum at Liberty University. Attendees were able to gain valuable insight into the direction in which the education market is headed. They also examined how advances in educational technologies are revolutionizing teaching approaches and the positive impact on instructors and universities. In … Continue reading “Hands-On Learning Hosts Innovation in Education Forum”

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Hands-On Labs Visits the Malley Senior Recreation Center

By hol-blog | Nov 13, 2015

The Malley Center and Volunteers of America (VOA) team up to serve a great lunch every weekday in the Malley Center Ballroom. On Friday, November 13th some of our team members visited the Malley Center during lunch. Our employees helped serving lunch for the seniors and had a great time socializing with all of them! If … Continue reading “Hands-On Labs Visits the Malley Senior Recreation Center”

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Annual Western Governors University All-Staff Meeting

By hol-blog | Aug 10, 2015

HOL had the honor of exhibiting at WGU’s Summer Academic Meetings in Salt Lake City.  We had a great time getting to know the course mentors, and program development team! Here are a few highlights from the meetings.

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HOL to Present at DTLC

By hol-blog | Aug 5, 2015

Hands-On Learning will be presenting two sessions at the Distance Teaching & Learning Conference, August 11-13 in Madison, WI. The UW-Madison Distance Teaching & Learning Conference is recognized internationally for its quality, integrity, and longevity. During its 30-year history, this premier conference has gathered thousands of speakers and distance education professionals to share ideas, resources, research, … Continue reading “HOL to Present at DTLC”

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The Best of OLC’s Blended Learning Conference & Workshop

By hol-blog | Jul 16, 2015

Denver, CO, July 7-8, 2015 – Members of the HOL team attended the Blended Learning Conference and Workshop organized by the Online Learning Consortium in Denver. The Blended Learning Conference is a conference devoted to the purposeful, strategic, and comprehensive approach to blended teaching and learning. The conference program included a variety of featured sessions, interactive workshops, information sessions, vendor showcases, … Continue reading “The Best of OLC’s Blended Learning Conference & Workshop”

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HOL Marketing Team Participates in Digital Summit Denver

By hol-blog | Jun 16, 2015

Denver, CO, June 16, 2015 – HOL’s Marketing Team is attending Digital Summit Denver (DSD) this week at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. Digital Summit Denver is a premier digital strategies forum transforming the future of the digital commerce ecosystem – including Marketing, UX & Design, Search, Content, Mobile, and more. DSD gives digital professionals an opportunity … Continue reading “HOL Marketing Team Participates in Digital Summit Denver”

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HAPS 2015 a Huge Success

By hol-blog | Jun 5, 2015

HOL exhibited and presented two workshops at the HAPS 29th Annual Conference in San Antonio. Beyond the Hype: Three Types of “Must-Have” Data New technologies are all the rage. Today’s tools claim to drive retention and student engagement. But are we getting the data we need? How can data truly ignite actions that improve educational effectiveness? This … Continue reading “HAPS 2015 a Huge Success”

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