2024 Oklahoma Learning Innovations Summit

The Oklahoma Council for Online Learning Excellence (COLE) invites you to discover ground-breaking ideas, research and best practices in online education at the 2024 Oklahoma Learning Innovations Summit, to be held Thursday, April 25 (Pre-Conference Workshop and virtual presentations) and Friday, April 26 (Full In-Person + Hybrid Event). Sessions for both days may be attended in person or streamed via Zoom Events.

Thursday, April 25 Pre-Conference Workshops

  • Option 1 (Free; In-Person Only) – ACRL Open Educational Resources Roadshow
    • Time: Morning session 9:00 am – noon, lunch on your own, afternoon session 1:30 – 4:00 pm
    • Venue: Learning Resource Center, LRC 230 and 231, at Rose State College
    • Description: ACRL’s Open Educational Resources (OER) and Affordability RoadShow will help you understand the basics of OER and how libraries can be involved in affordability initiatives at your institution. This day-long, introductory workshop is intended for academic librarians and library staff interested in learning about OER and/or developing OER initiatives. The workshop begins with a morning of foundational knowledge about OER: What are OER? How do they impact faculty and students? Throughout the day, we also discuss examples of and opportunities for library involvement in affordability initiatives, analyze stakeholders and institutional context, and determine appropriate strategies and goals for real-world application.
    • Register for the ACRL OER and Affordability Roadshow
  • Option 2 (Free; Zoom Events) – OKLIS Virtual Presentations
    • Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
    • Venue: Zoom Events
    • Description: If you are not able to attend in person, consider joining us for the virtual portion of the day with presentations streamed via Zoom Events.
    • Register for April 25 Virtual Presentations

Friday, April 26 – In-person (Paid) or Virtual (Free)

The Friday, April 26 in-person event, held at Rose State College Student Union, will include breakfast and lunch with an early registration fee of $45 (before April 19) or late registration fee of $55 (April 20 – April 24). All attendees, including presenters, must register for the event. Some funding assistance may be available to member institutions of OCO. Please contact your OCO representative for inquiring about funding eligibility.

The 2024 theme is The EduTech Matrix Reloaded: Redesigning Learning Realities, with tracks including:

  1. Accessibility
  2. Advanced Technologies (i.e. AI, VR, eSports, etc.)
  3. Open Education Resources (OER)
  4. Policy
  5. Professional Development
  6. Student Success
  7. Technology Tools

Time: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

  • Registration and Breakfast are 8:00-9:00 am
  • Presentations are 9:00 am-12:00 pm and 1:00-3:00 pm

Option 1 (Free; virtual only)Register for the April 26 virtual presentations

Option 2 (Paid; in person only) Register for the April 26 in-person event