Chief Academic Officer
Dr. Borden is currently the Chief Academic Officer at D2L a Professor of Communication and Education a Davis Scholar in Residence awarded by the Akilah Institute and a speaker / consultant / leader across higher education. As a former Chief Innovation Officer Academic Research Director (“Think Tank”) and lifelong advocate for effective eLearning Jeff has spoken to educators at every level from professors to politicians to presidents to principals in 38 countries and 49 of 50 U.S. states. A passionate teaching and learning expert Dr. Borden is generating and communicating the best possible ideas strategies and philosophies to transform learning at scale. Through award winning "learning ecosystem" creation brain-based education strategies large scale alternate reality games for education and other creative endeavors Dr. Borden has implemented effective learning techniques for thousands. Having written academic anthology chapters academic journal articles editorials blogs and given interviews for dozens of academic and popular media as well as having presented to more than 5000 audiences in 20 years Dr. Borden will provide practical researched intentional strategies for changing learning.