Here you will find the results of the research we have conducted, reports we have compiled, newsletters we have published, and podcasts we have produced.


Newsletter: August 2020

In this edition: Strategies for Time Management; Podcast: Dr. John Boekenoogen, RCTLE Executive Director; New Self-Paced Workshop: Generations in the Online Classroom; Hurricane Season In A Pandemic; Tip Clip: Avoiding Grade Inflation; Virtual Faculty Learning Community (V-FLC): In Full Bloom with Bloom’s Taxonomy; August Special Session: Extra! Extra! See All About it! EagleVision Extras; Request a Communication Tutor for your EagleVision Class; Help us Spread the Word: VECTOR’s Virtual Communication Lab; VECTOR’s Communication Across the Curriculum Workshops; Simple Syllabus in Online Courses; Zoom; and Faculty Spotlight.

Dr. John Boekenoogen Talks Teaching in the Time of COVID-19

Dr. John Boekenoogen, the Executive Director of the Rothwell Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence, shares his passion for online education. He provides insight into the future of RCTLE and how the Embry-Riddle community came together to make sure students continued receiving a world-class education during COVID-19 shutdown. Listen to the interview.

Newsletter: May 2020

Faculty Spotlight Dr. MK Gorman College of Aeronautics BSSM Program Chair (Photo: ERAU) Dr. Donna Roberts College of Arts & Sciences Department Chair, Applied Sciences (Photo: ERAU) Dr. Daisha Merritt College of Business Associate Department Chair, Department of Management & Technology

Podcast: Mesha Molitor Talks Zoom

The start of May term at Embry-Riddle Worldwide brings the adoption of a new video conferencing software– Zoom! In this episode Kaitlyn Pickus speaks with Mesha Molitor, the Faculty Developer in charge of training all EagleVision instructors on Zoom. Mesha discusses her favorite features of this new platform and gives us tips about how all…

Newsletter: March 2020

As we approach the end of the first quarter of 2020, you may be wondering where the time has gone. Before you go into overdrive, support is a call or email away. The Rothwell Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence (RCTLE) offers multiple levels of support. Our college-specific RCTLE teams provide resources, guidance, and support…

Dr. Ken Witcher Talks the Embry-Riddle Experience (Part 2)

In this two-part episode, we speak with Dr. Ken Witcher, the Dean of the College of Aeronautics here at Embry-Riddle Worldwide. In Part 2 Dr. Witcher talks about the importance of being passionate about your content, creating a meaningful learning environment for your students, and always keeping up with the changes in the field. Listen…


Here you will find the results of the research we have conducted, reports we have compiled, newsletters we have published, and podcasts we have produced.

Newsletter: January 2020

What To Look For In 2020 Your Rothwell Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence welcomes you to 2020! As part of our efforts to ensure that we are providing you with meaningful and timely information, the release of our newsletter has changed. You will now see editions in January, March, May, August, and October. We…

Podcast: Emily Ackerman Talks Virtual Community

The Virtual Community is a social media platform customized for the academic experience and is available to all WW faculty, students, and staff. The Virtual Community also serves as a portal for Canvas, Outlook, and many other tools that students, staff, and faculty use on a regular basis. Listen to the interview.