Faculty/Staff Resources

Need assistance? Perhaps one of the links below can help? If not, please contact us at uhwode@hawaii.edu. 

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Student Advising

Guidelines & Policies

This section has information about how to help you navigate through Guidelines and Best Practices of Distance Education and online course logistics.

Guideline & Policies


Online Teaching Certificate

Learn more about earning a UHWO Online Teaching Certificate

Online Teaching Certificate



This section contains links to different DE related forms you may need.

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Quality Matters at UHWO

This section contains information about the Quality Matters organization.

Quality Matters at UHWO

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This section has information about specific tools and technologies to help you teach.

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DE Workshops

The Distance Learning Center offers workshops on a variety of topics concerning DE. These are a few examples, click the link below to find more information.

Fall 2015 Laulima Workshop Slides

Spring 2015 Laulima Workshop Video

Spring 2015 Laulima Workshop Slides

More DE Workshops

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Laulima Help

Looking for Laulima Tutorials or manuals? These are a few examples, click below for even more resources.

Laulima Faculty Tutorials

Laulima Training Manual

Best Practices for Personalizing Laulima

7 Easy Ways to Personalize Online Courses


More Laulima Help



Assessment is an important part of every learning experience. The following are a few options that might be useful, be sure to check out the Assessment page for more information.

Assessment at UHWO

Assessing Student Learning Outcomes in an Online Environment

How to Assess Students' Learning and Performance

Writing Objectives Using Bloom's Taxonomy

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Student Paper (The Hoot)

DE Tech Tips

This section has information and tips about different educational technology tools.

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Online Teaching Resources

Need information about teaching an online class or a blended learning class? The following are a few links that might be helpful, but click below for even more resources.

Developing Online and Blended Courses

Online Journal of Distance Learning Administration

5 Factors Affecting Online Student Motivation

More Online Resources

Design Resources

Design Resources

Creating an engaging online class site can be beneficial to student learning by making navigation easier and more aesthetically pleasing. Below are a few suggestions, but be sure to browse through the Design Resources page for even more information.

Canva - Graphic Design Program

Principles for Readable Web Typography

Be Funky Photo Editor

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Interactive Technologies

Interactive Technologies

There are many options for including interactive technology in your class. Check out these topics and click below for even more options.


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Open Educational Resources

Learn more about affordable course content.


Open Educational Resources