About Katie Egan

In 2014, Katie and her lead developer, Bethany Meyer, developed the concept for CourseArc and launched the beta version in 2015. She combines a broad educational technology background with program planning and project management expertise to help organizations deliver high quality learning solutions. Prior to starting CourseArc, Katie ran her own consulting company providing clients with program planning, instructional design, and eLearning solutions. She worked with companies and organizations to design and deliver eLearning, to conduct needs analysis and program review in order to make recommendations for improvement, to plan and deliver professional development for employees, to lead large-scale grant applications that include eLearning, and to provide documentation and process improvement to management. Previously, Katie worked for Baltimore County Public Schools (BCPS) as the secondary specialist in the Office of Instructional Technology. As a specialist with BCPS, Katie led the creation of teacher professional development using eLearning and developed over 10 courses using both blended and fully online formats using Desire2Learn and Blackboard. Later, Katie led several large scale, multi-million dollar federal grants focusing on eLearning with multiple stakeholders, partners, internal employees, and contractors. Katie received her BA degree in History and Education and MA Degree in Instructional Design from UMBC. In addition, she has completed many professional training courses such as PMP, Flash, ADL Co-Lab Scorm School, HTML/Dreamweaver, Captivate, and Articulate. Katie has also presented at national conferences on eLearning and is knowledgeable regarding current trends in technical and eLearning solutions, such as Learning Management Systems (LMS), writing for English as a Second Language Learners (ESL), accessibility requirements, HTML 5, Javascript, .css, and responsive design/mobile.

Student Performance Analytics: Our Most-Requested New Feature!

Our newest and most-requested feature lets you see how each of your learners is doing in each course module, and lets your students track and plan their own progress!

2017-04-28T08:42:46+00:00April 28th, 2017|CourseArc, eLearning Tools, Online Learning|0 Comments

Quality Control: Best Practices in Online Course Design and Delivery

Here are some best practices to help you integrate quality control standards into your digital course design and delivery.

New CourseArc Features: Bookmarking and Templated Courses!

We're thrilled to release our latest updates to CourseArc! Thanks to our users' feedback, we've rolled out several enhancements that we think you'll love. Bookmarking Managing expectations is a huge factor in student success, and that includes letting them know how far they've come in your course and how long they still have left to go. [...]

2017-01-09T11:20:26+00:00January 10th, 2017|CourseArc, Instructional Design|0 Comments