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The 2020 Virtual Florida Adaptive Learning Summit will be an opportunity to discuss the successes and considerations of adaptive learning technology in higher education. The summit will provide an opportunity to hear from faculty, instructional designer, student, and platform provider voices, as well as informative discussions on adaptive technology that is being implemented across the state. Common topics highlighted throughout the summit are:  

  • Lessons Learned 
  • Problems that Have Been Solved 
  • Adapted Pedagogy
  • Affordability 
  • Access 
  • Inclusivity 
  • Faculty and Student Experience  

Event Details

Program highlights include:

  • Welcome & Level-setting: Florida & the State of Public Online Learning with John Opper, Jr., Ph.D., Executive Director – Distance Learning & Student Services, Florida Virtual Campus
  • Keynote: Personalizing Learning and the Student Voice: A Conversation
  • Adaptive Courseware Lightning Talks
  • Meet the Courseware: Faculty & Vendor Spotlight Session

Agenda Overview

Time Session Topic Presenter(s)
~10 min Intro/Agenda Review Wendy Howard, Ed.D.
Program Director, Pegasus Innovation Lab,
University of Central Florida
~15 min Welcome & Level-setting
Florida & the State of Public Online Learning
Adaptive Learning in Florida
John Opper, Jr., Ph.D.
Executive Director
Distance Learning & Student Services,
Florida Virtual Campus
~45 Min Keynote: Personalizing Learning and
the Student Voice – A Conversation
FL Panel Moderated
by Karen Vignare
~15 Min Q&A – Zoom Chat/Q&A Moderated by: Karen Vignare
30 Min Lightining Talks: Adaptive Courseware
– Lumen Learning
– McGraw-Hill
– RealizeIt
– Pearson
– Knewton | alta
– Acrobatiq
Moderated by: Wendy Howard
~10 Min Courseware Q&A – Zoom Breakout Rooms
– Lumen Learning
– McGraw-Hill
– RealizeIt
– Pearson
– Knewton | alta
– Acrobatiq
Breakout Rooms Support: TBD
Time Session Topic Presenter(s)
~10 min Welcome & Orientation
– Symposium agenda review
– What we’ve learned
– Where to find recordings/resources
– What’s happening & how to participate today
Lynne O’Dell, M. Ed.
Student Success Coordinator,
Indian River State College
40 min Meet the Courseware
Faculty & Vendor Spotlight Session #1
Lumen Learning,
Dr. Jessica Traylor
(Gordon State)
10 Min Spotlight Q&A Same as above
5 Min Transition / Break
(APLU door prizes)
40 Min Meet the Courseware
Faculty & Vendor Spotlight Session #2
McGraw-Hill,
Cheri Kittrell
(State College of Florida),
Dr. Michelle Carmel
(Broward College),
& Michael Romega
(Florida Atlantic University)
10 Min Spotlight Q&A Same as above
~5 Min Closing Remarks / Join us next week Lynne O’Dell
Time Session Topic Presenter(s)
~10 min Welcome & Orientation
– Symposium agenda review
– What we’ve learned
– Where to find recordings/resources
– What’s happening & how to participate today
Wendy Howard, UCF
40 min Meet the Courseware
Faculty & Vendor Spotlight Session #3
RealizeIt,
Pam Thomas, Kacie Tartt,
& Anne Prucha (UCF)
10 Min Spotlight Q&A Same as above
5 Min Transition / Break
(APLU door prizes)
40 Min Meet the Courseware
Faculty & Vendor Spotlight Session #4
Pearson,
Diane Hollister
(University of Maine)
10 Min Spotlight Q&A Same as above
~5 Min Closing Remarks / Join us next week Wendy Howard, UCF
Time Session Topic Presenter(s)
~10 min Welcome & Orientation
– Symposium agenda review
– What we’ve learned
– Where to find recordings/resources
– What’s happening & how to participate today
Julia Philyaw,
Associate Vice President
& Wendy Varela,
Assistant Director,
Center for Teaching
Excellence & Learning,
Broward
40 min Meet the Courseware
Faculty & Vendor Spotlight Session #5
Knewton | alta,
Becky Moening
(Wiley, former instructor)
10 Min Spotlight Q&A Same as above
5 Min Transition / Break
(APLU door prizes)
40 Min Meet the Courseware
Faculty & Vendor Spotlight Session #6
Acrobatiq,
Martha Hubertz &
Joseph Lloyd (UCF)
10 Min Spotlight Q&A Same as above
~5 Min Final closing / thank you / where to find
symposium resources & recordings
Julia Philyaw &
Wendy Varela,
Wendy Howard, UCF

Registration

Session Recordings

Partnerships and Vendors

Brought to you by:

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Every Learner Everywhere
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Miami Dade College Logo

Thanks to vendor participants:

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realizeit logo
pearson logo
mcgrawhill logo
Wiley Logo
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Event hosted by: 

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Questions, Concerns, or Special Requests? Please feel free to reach out to the Pegasus Innovation Lab at: iLab@ucf.edu.