Beth Rochefort is an instructional designer, adjunct faculty and a student. She works with faculty across all disciplines to design, develop, and implement technology-based instructional materials and activities for online and hybrid courses for Northeastern University Online. Her research interests include: distance learning, faculty support, social media and networking, educational technology and multimedia. She holds a BA in Journalism from Northeastern University, an EdM in Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and is currently pursuing her doctorate in Education at Northeastern University.
Connecting instruction to connected technologies – why bother? An instructional designer’s perspective (with Nancy Richmond), College of Professional Studies Faculty Publications (2011)
This article identifies the disconnect between workplace demands and university teaching. It highlights the importance...