five Exemplary Course Awards

BbWorld 2017
New Orleans, LA

Winner of a Blackboard Catalyst Award for Exemplary Course Program (ECP): GVSU's CIS238 Internet Media and Programming fully online course (see course video tour). The awards event was held in New Orleans, LA, but I did not attend. The ECP program honors members of the community who design and develop exciting and innovative courses that represent the very best in technology and learning. Courses are reviewed by peers from around the world using the Blackboard ECP rubric. Read a few of the reviewers' comments:


BbWorld 2015 / 2016
Las Vegas, nv

Winner of a Blackboard Catalyst Award for Exemplary Course Program (ECP): GVSU's CIS238 Internet Media and Programming face-to-face course. The ECP program honors members of the community who design and develop exciting and innovative courses that represent the very best in technology and learning. Courses are reviewed by peers from around the world using the Blackboard ECP rubric. Read a few of the reviewers' comments:


BbWorld 2013
Las Vegas, NV

Winner of two Blackboard Catalyst Awards for Exemplary Course Program: (1) GRCC's CO152 face-to-face Photoshop course and (2) MCC's BUS180C hybrid Word course. The CO152 Photoshop course is also Directors' Choice for Courses with Distinction (going above and beyond rubric requirements). The program honors members of the community who design and develop exciting and innovative courses that represent the very best in technology and learning.

 

Cheryl Kautz with Jay Bhatt, CEO & President of Bb
Jay Bhatt, CEO & President of Bb
Received two awards; one each for MCC and GRCC.
Cheryl Kautz with Jay Bhatt, CEO & President of Bb
With Bb CEO and President
GRCC was Directors' Choice for Courses with Distinction.
Cheryl Kautz with Ray Henderson, President of Academic Platforms at Bb
With Ray Henderson, Academic Platforms Bb
Received MCC award for Exemplary Course.
PowerPoint slide for Director's Choice for Coruses with Distinction
Slideshow at awards
Directors' choice is for courses that go above and beyond.

BbWorld 2012
New Orleans, LA

Winner of a Blackboard Catalyst Award for Exemplary Course Program: GRCC's CO252 online Advanced Photoshop course. The program honors members of the community who design and develop exciting and innovative courses that represent the very best in technology and learning. Also presented on a panel "Beyond the Bells and Whistles - Exemplary Courses" and participated in an exhibit to demonstrate course in the Digital Content Booth.

 

Cheryl Kautz with Ray Henderson, President of Academic Platforms at Bb
With Ray Henderson, Academic Platforms Bb
The President of Academic Platforms presented awards.
Picture of pillar with posted winners
Winners posted on pillars at the Center
Exemplary courses from around the world.
Cheryl Kautz and Deborah Everhart, Bb Director
With Bb ECP Director, Deb Everhart
Presented on panel with Bb Director.
Cheryl Kautz pictured with Eric Kunnen and Meegan Willi
With Eric Kunnen and Meegan Willi
DLIT team and Cheryl Kautz in New Orleans.