Janet McCracken, PhD (British Open University) is the Associate Director of Technology-Enhanced Learning in the Faculty of Arts at UBC. Prior to joining the UBC, she taught undergraduate and graduate courses at Simon Fraser University and Lancaster University, UK and is interested in design models and strategies for blended and online learning environments taking into account conceptual difficulties learners experience with complex content. She is also interested in assessment strategy design for online environments. Janet currently teaches ETEC 500 and ETEC 512.