Creating Better Learners: The Role of Quality Digital Learning Materials

Thursday, November 01 | 1:30PM–2:15PM MT | Meeting Room 501/502
Session Type: Industry Led
Delivery Format: Industry and Campus-Led Session
Futuristic innovation has less chance for scaled impact on teaching and learning than do accessible, thoughtfully designed digital learning solutions targeting better learner and faculty engagement. We will discuss how quality digital learning solutions have more potential to produce scaled impact precisely because they are designed to help students become better learners.

Outcomes: Identify key features of quality digital learning materials * Explore the potential impact of sound design in digital learning materials on learner agency * Explore the potential impact of quality digital learning materials on instructors' experience


  • Lucy Appert

    Director of Educational Technology, Faculty of Arts & Science, New York University
  • Christopher Cummings

    VP, Learning, Infosec, part of Cengage Group