Hosted by Thomas Cavanagh and Kelvin Thompson, the Teaching Online Podcast (TOPcast) takes a fun and informative look at the various trends, best practices and technologies in the realm of online education.
United States
53 episodes
since June 15, 2015


About Episode 53: Returning guest Dr. Liz Ciabocchi joins hosts Kelvin and Tom to consider the current state of diversity and inclusivity within the ranks of online learning leaders. While a sobering conversation to be sure, this episode is filled with data and optimism. This episode was recorded in front of a live audience at the 2019 OLC IELOL Immersion Experience. Podcast Recording Download Transcript: [PDF] Guest Dr. Liz Ciabocchi joins hosts Kelvin (l) and Tom (r) for TOPcast Live During IELOL 2019 Episode 53 Show Notes: Episode Synopsis via Twitter View complete list of episode highlights via Twitter Coffee Links “Rainbow Roast” Blend from Shelburne Falls Coffee Roasters Content Links Dr. Liz Ciabocchi’s Bio OLC’s IELOL Program “Race and Ethnicity in Higher Education: A Status Report” Survey Report: “Administrators in Higher Education” TOPcast Episode #09: “Telling Disruptive Stories: Women as Leaders in Online Education” with Liz Ciabocchi TOPcast Episode #22: “Better Together: Diversity in Online Education” TOPcast Episode #36: “Finding Online Learning Leaders: ‘Fredericksen’s List’” Topical Follow-up Resources Curated By Dr. Ciabocchi Online Magazine: “Diverse: Issues in Higher Education” Blog Posts Tagged “Diversity and Inclusion” from the “Higher Education Today” blog of the American Council on Education (ACE) Campus Diversity and Inclusion Articles from the “American Council on Education” (ACE) Website Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Excellence Resources from the “Association for American Colleges & Universities” (AAC&U) Website
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