Intercultural Engagement and Online Students

Description

This workshop explores ways to foster capacity for intercultural engagement among our online students. We will discuss both face-to-face learning activities that can be used online as well as technological resources for cultivating intercultural development in our online learning communities. Feel free to bring your own ideas and techniques.

Learning Outcomes

  • Discuss scholarship on student diversity and online learning/pedagogy.
  • Discuss how issues of diversity relate to theories of social presence in online learning.
  • Explore how general intercultural pedagogies and practices might function in an online learning environment.