SubscribeRSS FeedItunes | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneInConnect@topcastnow (Use #topcastnow)Email Topcast Get More TOPcastEpisode 54: “Keep It Simple Starting” with Design and TeachingEpisode 53: A “Sobering” Conversation About Diversity Among Leaders of Online LearningEpisode 52: Higher Ed’s “Third Wave of Digital Leaders”Episode 51: How Can We Make Textbooks More Affordable for Students?Episode 50: Conveying Online Quality: One Way to Better Inform Stakeholders View AllPosted on May 6, 2019May 6, 2019 by Jonathan PizzoEpisode 49: “You’re Making Me Crazy!” How to Improve Online EducationAbout Episode 49:In the fifth season kick-off, hosts Kelvin Thompson and Thomas Cavanagh reflect on what makes them crazy about the field of online education and what online practitioners might do to remedy the situation. This is a great episode to share and discuss with colleagues inside and outside the field.Podcast Recording https://media.blubrry.com/ucf_topcast/p/cdl.ucf.edu/staticfiles/topcast/topcast-549.mp3Podcast (teaching-online-podcast): Play in new window | Download (Duration: 32:21 — 41.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSS Download Transcript: [PDF]Episode 49 Show Notes:Episode Synopsis via TwitterView complete list of episode highlights via TwitterCoffee Links“Jamaica Me Crazy” (flavored coffee) from Finger Lakes Coffee Roasters (featured in this episode)Content LinksTom’s Book Chapter: “The Postmodality Era: How Online Learning Is Becoming Learning”Opinion Column on Florida [K12] Virtual School Tom on “The Tavis Smiley Show”Past Episodes MentionedTOPcast episode 01: “What Is Online Learning? Definitions, Boundary Objects, and Baggage”TOPcast episode 10: “The Iron Triangle: Stimulus for Innovation in Online Ed”TOPcast episode 36: “Finding Online Learning Leaders: ‘Fredericksen’s List”TOPcast episode 37: “6 Deadly Sins of Online Teaching”TOPcast episode 44: “The Intertwined Futures of Online and Digital Learning”TOPcast episode 48: “Equal Access to Education: A Conversation With Dr. Chuck Dziuban”Weather TopicsFlorida’s John Gorrie, M.D. – Inventor of Air ConditioningThe National Statuary Hall Collection in the United States Capitol BuildingLike what you see? Tell the world!