With more students taking online classes, Baldwin can discuss ways that colleges and universities are adjusting to better support distance learners.
More people are choosing to take higher education classes online, a trend that could continue in coming years. National Distance Learning Week is Nov. 8-12. Cheryl Baldwin can discuss ways that colleges and universities, including UWM, are adjusting to better support remote learners, from areas including advising and tutoring to ensuring students have the digital equipment needed to succeed. Baldwin also can talk about why it’s important for institutions to make sure that online students take part in fun and social activities that are part of the college experience, and ways to offer them in a virtual environment.