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About Wiredinstructor

Program Advisor E-Learning and Online Teaching Graduate Certificate Program University of Wisconsin Stout

New Google Calendar Has Been Released

Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education


I use the Google Calendar all the time.  The new edition is worth downloading. 


ID Hunter: UW-Stout Instructional Design Program Review

Are you curious about what’s involved in completing a graduate certificate program? Let’s review some of the factors that led to my decision to enroll at the University of Wisconsin-Stout and then see if I made a good choice..”


If you are thinking about getting an Instructional Design Certificate don’t miss this comprehensive review from ID Hunter. 

How To Choose The Right Online Instructional Design Certificate Program – eLearning Industry

If you have been considering an online instructional design certificate program, then you’ve come to the right place. In this post, I will go over the basics of Instructional Design certificate programs; share 7 tips for choosing the right Instructional Design program, and even highlight 18 Online Instructional Design Certificate Programs that you may want to consider. 


Our Instructional Design Certificate get a lot of publicity from this list.  I suspect that we’d be right at the top if our low tuition was factored in! 

How colleges train instructors to teach online courses

Despite voluminous online and face-to-face training opportunities, colleges and universities still struggle to get significant numbers of full- and part-time instructors to participate. “Instructors have plenty of stories about how much research they are doing, how many classes they are teaching,” Zotti said.
“The biggest challenge is time, especially when dealing with adjunct faculty,” said Kerr, of Fanshawe College. “If they are teaching online, they are not around” on campus.


A trained online teacher has an advantage when applying for jobs.  Consider joining our E-Learning and Online Teaching Certificate Program. 

e-jobs: Remote ESL Mentor / Teacher 

Position Overview 

We are seeking certificated educators to evaluate student performance on TOEFL® and/or IELTS practice tests and provide valuable feedback This will be done via the TestBest platform. 

Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s or 4-year degree from accredited university
  • Teaching credential



Here’s a good way in for those skilled in ESL.