OTTER Institute: Professional Development / Teaching Training this Summer – FREE through SUNY, Aug 9-13 (Course Delivery)

Registration open! SUNY CPD OTTER Institute

The SUNY CPD Otter Institute (Online Teaching: Technology & Educational Resources) is an opportunity for online practitioners to learn more about the innovations, trends, and challenges associated with online education.  Participants will strengthen their understanding of accessibility and equity issues, and will learn how to build online course materials that are truly inclusive for their students.  Sessions will focus on best practices for the development and delivery of effective and engaging online content.

Webinar Series Dates:

  • Course Development & Design: June 7-11, 2021  [RECORDINGS AVAILABLE]
  • Course Delivery: August 9-13, 2021

Session tracks for the Course Development and Design webinar series, June 7-11, include:

  • Pedagogically Speaking
  • Intentional Course Design
  • Accessibility
  • Technology

Sessions run each day between 10 am -3 pm.

OTTER Sessions are geared toward teaching faculty and faculty/student supports personnel, including instructional designers, librarians, etc.

OTTER is FREE to all SUNY campus members.

Register now

Questions? Contact Jamie Heron, SUNY Online Program Manager (

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If you were unable to attend the JUNE webinars or would like to review those, please check out the OTTER Institute Playlist for the webinar recordings.

You can also access these and many other webinar recordings via the SUNY CPD YouTube Channel.


For questions, please contact Jamie Heron,, SUNY Online Program Manager.