Dr. Victoria Brown, Assistant Provost of eLearning

/Dr. Victoria Brown, Assistant Provost of eLearning

Dr. Victoria Brown

Assistant Provost for eLearning

Dr. Victoria Brown - Assistant Provost for eLearning

Dr. Victoria Brown is the Assistant Provost for eLearning. She is responsible for the administration of the University’s new Center for eLearning. In this capacity, Dr. Brown collaborates with FAU’s 10 colleges, as well as its schools, departments, and faculty to facilitate new eLearning courses and programs, and enhance existing courses. She also oversees instructional technology, including training, supporting, and assisting faculty and staff who utilize eLearning, as well as managing the day-to-day operations of the new center. Dr. Brown also works directly with the Provost to implement FAU’s academic and technological strategic vision.

Dr. Brown comes from the College of Education the Department of Teaching and Learning here at FAU. She taught instructional technology for educators and business trainers for ten years. She has previously managed instructional design teams and possesses more than a decade of experience teaching through online delivery systems. Prior to coming to FAU in 2005, Dr. Brown held the position of Assistant Professor at Barry University. She received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Central Missouri State University and her doctorate from the University of West Florida.

Dr. Brown’s email address is vbrown22@fau.edu

Dr. Brown’s Blog

Canvas is Due to Launch Spring 2017

Are you teaching an online course in the Spring? The Center for eLearning is here to assist you with a wide range of services to make sure you are ready. The Center for eLearning is partnering with the Office of Information Technology to bring a variety of Canvas training to your College. Canvas trainers will also be available at the Center’s professional development opportunities. In addition to the training and professional development, the Center is providing support in transitioning your course(s) into Canvas. Below is an extensive list for you to choose from: Expanded to full time operation of Center [...]

Center for eLearning Fully Staffs CeL Labs on Jupiter and Davie Campus

With the continual growth in the curriculum available through distance learning formats at FAU and the increasing demand for the distance classes by FAU students, the Center for eLearning is opening the CeL labs full time at the start of the Fall 2016 semester. The Labs will be providing the identical services that are available at the Boca Raton campus. Those services include: Open Labs on Mondays and Fridays for faculty to consult with instructional designers and assistance with their classes including support in transitioning courses from Blackboard to Canvas. Instructional designers available by appointment for the online course migration [...]

New Collaboration Stations to Help FAU’s Online Students

Here's an article about doing great things together! Florida Atlantic University’s Center for e-Learning has gifted collaboration stations to the Wimberly Library. Read more ... Brittni Johnson and Garrett Goode discuss online learning tools with Gus Rigas, an online student support instructional designer at FAU. Judy Sommers, an instructional designer at the Center for e-Learning, listens from the Center’s office at Florida Atlantic University’s Boca Raton campus.

FAU Center for eLearning and Student Assistance Services at Miami Dade College

FAU was invited to Miami Dade College (MDC) to present on ADA compliance and accessibility. Thank you to MDC training staff (Rhonda Berger, Hanadi Saleh, Julie Cope, and Patrick Nellis) and the faculty for making our visit to the Kendall Campus a pleasant one. The Center for eLearning (CeL) and Student Assistance Services (SAS) partnered together to present Designing Classes for the M-Generation: Universal Design. What a great opportunity to share knowledge with another institution. Every course developed through the Center for eLearning is designed to meet accessibility standards. SAS office support students in all delivery modes to ensure the [...]

Faculty stipends available for eLearning!

Fall eCertification training begins on September 19th. Sign up now! http://www.fauelearning.com/forms/contact/info-ecert.php Apply by September 30, 2016 to develop an online course in Canvas for Spring 2017. Apply now! http://www.fauelearning.com/forms/contact/info-dev.php Other News! Preparing for Fall courses? Take advantage of The Center for eLearning Open Labs expanded hours! Now, drop by to see us every Monday and Friday from 8-5 PM on Davie (LA 203) and Boca (IS4 208) and by appointment at Jupiter. Instructional designers are available to help you with your course design questions. Register for Open Lab by clicking the following link: http://techevents.fau.edu/. Have some time before classes start? [...]