* 1. Welcome to Educational Psychology for Faculty. I’m Nancy Woodward, your facilitator for this class. In order to provide you with a learning experience that is beneficial to you, please answer the following questions. Your answers will help me plan our course as we learn together.

What is your first and last name?

* 2. Please call me Nancy. Is there a name you would prefer to be called?

* 3. I have been teaching at the college level for over twenty years and find every year to be even more exciting than the last. For the last three years, I have had the privilege of teaching in Madison College’s Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning. How long have you been teaching at Madison College?

* 4. My teaching background is primarily in the areas of counseling and psychology. What is your teaching area?

* 5. Although I started my journey into online learning about twelve years ago, I’m learning more every day. What is your experience with online learning?

* 6. I have found there to be many benefits to taking an online class. Why did you decide to take this class online? (Choose all that apply.)

* 7. I enjoy learning about new technology and am here to help you learn. What is your comfort level with technology?

* 8. I will be holding our class in Blackboard, our College’s powerful learning management system. What is your experience with Blackboard?

* 9. How we learn has always interested me and I find the field of Educational Psychology fascinating. What are three things you would like to learn more about in this class?

* 10. Your questions are welcome at any time during the course. What questions do you have today?