VIRTUAL HETS BEST PRACTICES SHOWCASE 2021- Opening Session

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Celebrating Innovation, Retention and Online Learning and Technology Integration to Promote Hispanic Student Success in Higher Education

February 4 to 12, 2021

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All the recordings will be available until June 14, 2021.

The Opening Session of the Virtual Best Practices Showcase was a panel discussion titled:

STRATEGICALLY USE TECHNOLOGY TO SUPPORT, DRIVE AND OPTIMIZE RETENTION OF ONLINE STUDENTS and THE LEARNING GAP AS A RESULT OF THE PANDEMIC

Details of the event:
Date: February 4, 2021
Time: 12:30 – 2:00 pm (EST) / 1:30 pm -3:00 pm (AST/ PR time)
Place: Online, via Blackboard Collaborate

The panel was moderated by Dr. Juan “Tito” Meléndez- Alicea, Professor, Faculty of Education, Rio Piedras Campus, and Member of the Distance Education Systemic Advisory Board of the University of Puerto Rico.

Meet the Panelists and Moderator:

Dr. Alice J. Casanova

Director, Distance Education, EDP University

Dr. Maritza Rondón- Rangel

Chancellor, Universidad Cooperativa de Colombia

Mr. Francisco García

Director, Center for Online Learning & Teaching Technology, University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley

Dr. Omayra Caraballo- Pagán

Vice president, Distance Education, Inter American University of Puerto Rico

Mr. Carlos Guevara, M.S.

Director, Office of Educational Technology Co-Director, Center for Teaching and Learning Hostos Community College

Moderator: Dr. Juan “Tito” Meléndez- Alicea

Professor, Faculty of Education, Rio Piedras Campus, and Member of the Distance Education Systemic Advisory Board of the University of Puerto Rico.