ALERT: In response to COVID-19, we are offering professional and curriculum development to assist faculty.
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Professional Development

We offer a variety of opportunities for professional development, including live workshops, self-paced courses with feedback from an experienced online learning professional developer, short micro-courses centered around specific themes in technology and online education, and MORE! We are also available for targeted workshops and presentations for your department, just contact us at to request a session.

Our professional development team in the ALT Lab is comprised of experts in online learning, all of whom have experience as professional developers for online and technology enhanced education and many of whom hold terminal degrees in the field!

Come take a look at all we have to offer!

To learn more about our offerings and to register, select from the choices below:

Excellence in Online Learning Program

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Participate in courses led by our professional development team in which you can earn certificates in online teaching and course design.

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Online Teaching Specializations

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Take informational courses that are attended asynchronously, many with assignments to be completed and digital badges or certificates awarded after successful completion.

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Special Events

Check out special events listed on our calendar and announced in the VCU TelegRAM.

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This semester, we are joining forces with VCU Learning Systems!
Attend specialty workshops with focused subject matter! You can download a pdf schedule of this semester’s VCU Online Workshops. You also can suggest topics for workshops and if there is enough interest, have a workshop come to your group. To suggest a topic, contact us as

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We're here to help

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Prefer professional development customized for your group? To make an appointment to meet with one of our team about your request, please use this form:


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