8th Annual Blended Learning Conference and Workshop (2011) Post-Conference Wrap Up

Thank you to everyone who was involved with and attended the 8th Annual Sloan Consortium Blended Learning Conference and Workshop (both on-site and virtually) in Oak Brook, IL in March. For those of you who were unable to join us, we hope to see you at our 4th Annual International Emerging Technologies for Online Learning Symposium in San Jose, CA in July 2011 or at our 17th Annual Sloan Consortium International Conference on Online Learning in Lake Buena Vista, FL in November 2011!

Access the 2011 Archived Welcome Page


2011 Blended Conference and Workshop Keynote - Josh Jarrett 

We’d like to share some of the highlights of the event with all of you.

The  Sloan-C Staff

Conference Proceedings

Conference Pictures (miscellaneous)

Presentations and Panels Pictures



We are pleased to share photos of the Sloan-C Effective Practice Awards ceremony. These practices were selected for recognition because they provide evidence of innovation and replicability. The practices advance the goals of access, learning effectiveness, faculty and student satisfaction, and scalability.

Effective Practice Awardees 
More Awards Pictures


We wish to thank our 15 sponsors and exhibitors for helping to make this conference another great success and adding so many valuable resources for educators. Check out the photos of the exhibit hall and sponsor booths. Can you find yourself in any of these photos? If so, add them to your Facebook page and tag yourself!

2011 Blended Conference and Workshop Exhibit Hall

 Exhibit Hall Pictures


Social Networking Contest

We would like to thank everything that tweeted and retweeted with the conference's hash tag (#blend11) during and after the event. The winner of the social networking contest is Scott Krajewski.  Congratulations, Scott! Prize: A set of Sloan-C publications

If you haven’t yet joined us on our social networks of Facebook, Linkedin and twitter, please do!


News and Views

For full coverage of the conference, including press releases by Sloan-C and others, plus blog posts during the event and articles post-conference, click below.

Press Coverage






Subject Matter, Faculty Development and Smart Use of Resources Among Keys to Successful Transition to Blended Learning



Capella University Officials Invited to Speak at Blended Learning Conference


Non-Sloan-C Press Releases & Articles

3/28/11 Sonic Foundry Sonic Foundry Partners with Sloan-C to Webcast Blended Learning Conference and Workshop
3/31/11 Loom Learning

Sloan-C Blended Learning Conference