Welcome to this topic 4 webinar with Robin Kay

This webinar is a condensed version of a workshop for higher education instructors built on over 15 years of experience in online and blended learning. Informed by the Community of Inquiry framework, Robin will elaborate on design aspects like: pre-course ideas, first class/week, warm-up ideas, video creation tips, assessment, useful technology tools, engaging online activities, consolidation a class, home activities, and how to embrace a growth mindset. Robin will also leave you with a free e-book focusing a thriving in online teaching and learning: Thriving Online: A Guide for Busy Educators

Dr. Robin Kay is currently the Dean and a Full Professor in the Faculty of Education at Ontario Tech University in Oshawa, Canada. He has published over 160 articles, chapters and conference papers in the area of technology in education and has taught in the field of computer science, mathematics, and educational technology for over 25 years at the high school, college, undergraduate and graduate levels.

Dr. Kay’s research interests include a cross section of three areas: how people learn (pedagogy), K-12 and higher education, and the use of technology, particularly in online, blended, flipped and mobile learning environments.



Tuesday 21 November, 2023

14:00-15:00 (CET)

Please check your local time.




  • Webinar recording
    (Unfortunately there is an audio problem through large parts of the video that we have not been able to fix, appologies for this!!)
    Please view Robins presentation below with links including good examples of how he has used ChatGDP.
  • Robin Kays presentation slides