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BryanFendley.com

I write and speak on technology topics affecting higher education.

Profile

Award-winning technologist and frequent speaker at major conferences. Featured in Campus Technology magazine, 2016.

Innovative Development Award Recipient

“The Blackboard Catalyst Award winners truly represent the best in innovative thinking and best practices in education.”

Ray Henderson, president of Blackboard Learn

CODiE Award Judge in the Educational Games Division

 

Portfolio

President of Arkansas Blackboard Users Group, 2013-present
Arkansas Department of Education Planning Committee, 2011-2018
Lead writer for Arkansas K12 Educational Infrastructure Plan, 2011 & 2016
University of Arkansas eVersity Academic Governance Council, 2015-present
University of Arkansas eVersity Accreditation Program Advisory Council, 2015-present
University of Arkansas eVersity Curriculum Articulation Team, Information Technology, 2014 Committee member/writer for Arkansas K12 Student Technology Acceptable Use Policy, 2010-2011

Data Artists Are the Future, August 3rd, 2016, EduWeb Digital Summit, Denver, Colorado

A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Teaching Web Analytics Online, April 5th , 2016, Cengage 21st Annual Learning Computing Conference, Orlando Florida

Tips, Tricks, and Bribes: Getting Departments Onboard with Analytics, February 10th, 2016, Higher Ed Experts Analytics Conference

Boosting Social Media Marketing With Gamification, December 4th, 2013, Higher Ed Experts Online Symposium

Designing Your Blackboard Course Like a Game, September 3rd, 2013, Darwin University, Australia, Game On Symposium

Charting The Course for Gamification in Higher Education: Strategies for Success, October 15th, 2013, Anaheim California, Educause National Conference

Gamification of College Web Marketing, July 29th, 2013, Boston, Massachusetts, EDUweb National Conference

All Your Base Belong to Us: Gamification and Its Impact on User Experience, July 26th, 2013, Little Rock, AR, Highed Web State Conference

How to Engage Students by Gamifying your Blackboard Course, July 8th, 2013, Las Vegas, Nevada, Blackboard World

What Educators can Learn from the Video Game Industry, Denver, November 2013 3 hour pre-con workshop at the Educause National Conference: “What Educators Can Learn from the Video Game Industry”

It’s the Real Thing: Incorporating Problem-Based Learning into Online Instruction, Little Rock AR, Mid South Distance Learning Conference , October 2011

Why Your Online Course Isn’t Good Enough and What You Can Do About It!, Webinar Series for Arkansas Department of Higher Education, Fall 2011

It’s the Real Thing: Incorporating Problem-Based Learning into Online Instruction, July 12th, Las Vegas, Blackboard World 2011

Pwned in Higher Ed, UALR William H. Bowen School of Law, Little Rock AR

What Educators can Learn from the Video Game Industry, Hot Springs AR, June 2011 Hot Springs Institute of Technology

Successfully Developing Policies for Distance Learning, Arkansas Blackboard Users Group, March 2011

It’s the Real Thing: Incorporating Problem-Based Learning into Online Instruction, Arkansas Blackboard Users Group, March 2011

What Educators can Learn from the Video Game Industry, Arkansas Blackboard Users Group, March 2011

Online Course Development Workshop, Arkansas Blackboard Users Group, March 2011

What educators Can Learn from the Video Game Industry, Arkansas Distance Learning Association, September 2010

How Secure is Your E-Learning Environment? DevCon July 2010

Improving the Quality of Courses Using the Blackboard Exemplary Course Program Rubric, Blackboard World July 2010

The Art of Developing Policies for Distance Learning, Blackboard World July 2009

Course Design Models that Rock!,Arkansas Blackboard Users Group March 2010

Course Design Through the Lens of Connectivism, International Online Conference, March 2010

Successfully Developing Policies for Distance Learning, Arkansas Distance Learning Association, September 2009

Successfully Developing Policies for Distance Learning, Arkansas Blackboard Users Group, March 2009

Cyber Bully Awareness, 2012-Present
CoDIE Award Judge Educational Games, 2012-Present
Mentor, Analysis Exchange, 2015

My Workshops Are Packed with Fun and Results

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