NAFSA’s e-Learning Express courses provide you targeted answers to specific topics – in less than an hour. Each on-demand course offers a self-driven, interactive experience that gets you up to speed on the topics that impact your current role and international education career.
e-Learning Express Features
- Self-Driven : Interactive learning experience on your schedule.
- Focused Content: Targeted answers address specific needs and topics.
- Expert Resources: Additional resources and self-assessment tools reinforce gained knowledge, and rewards you with a certificate of completion.
Secondary Schools and SEVIS Compliance
Learn basic regulatory information and a general overview of SEVIS compliance at the secondary school level.
Essential Federal Regulations for Education Abroad
Understand the basic federal regulations that govern privacy, discrimination, and mandatory reporting.
Understanding Financial Aid for Education Abroad
Identify successful ways an education abroad office can support students as they navigate through funding and financial aid questions related to their study abroad program.
Gaining J Designation Approval
Learn about the Department of State’s J-Designation in order to prepare your organization’s DS-3036 application package.
The International Adviser’s Playbook
Much like a strategy book, the Adviser’s Playbook details a series of plays – or strategies – to foster a more engaging, more productive advising session.
Data Driven Decision Making Series
Building a Data Strategy to Advocate for IE ProgramsPart 1
Learn about how to collect appropriate data for your programs and purposes.
Foundations for Strategic Analysis of IE DataPart 2
Learn how to analyze and summarize program and institutional data to inform decisions.
Applied Analysis for Strategic Decision MakingPart 3
Identify strategies to explore and reveal impact from program and institutional data, to improve programs and communicate with various stakeholders.
Sharing Results for Effective AdvocacyPart 4
Learn how to share and communicate results with different stakeholders to implement change and achieve strategic goals.
Series: Data Driven Decision MakingComplete Series
The complete four-part NAFSA e-Learning series, which provides professionals in the field opportunities to learn strategies to collect and analyze data, and share findings with different stakeholders to effectively advocate for programs, staff, and students and meet strategic international education goals.
Developing Proficiency in Intercultural Communication Series
Foundations of Intercultural CommunicationPart 1
Examine the fundamental components of intercultural communication, and the influential effects of culture on behavior.
Intercultural Adjustment and AdaptationPart 2
Review helpful tools, resources, and exercises that international educators have successfully utilized in programming initiatives.
Communicating Across CulturesPart 3
Explore the norms of communication in various intercultural contexts.
Culture and IdentityPart 4
Explore marginality, relational patterns, and issues of diversity as they relate to the broad field of international education.
Series: Developing Proficiency in Intercultural CommunicationComplete Series
The complete four-part NAFSA e-Learning Express Course series, which provides professionals within the field the opportunity to strengthen their skills and experience in order to become more successful in their work.
Responsive Management for Uncertain Times
Managing Teams Through Times of Upheaval and ChangePart 1
Appraise the impact of disruptive change and explore strategies for moving into the “next normal”.
Managing Team Performance in a Virtual SettingPart 2
Adapt your leadership style to the virtual environment and continue to lead successful teams.
Sustaining Yourself and Your Team During Stressful TimesPart 3
Motivate your team members, build a supportive virtual community, and establish appropriate boundaries between work life and personal life.
Series: Responsive Management for Uncertain TimesComplete Series
Purchase the Parts 1, 2, and 3 as a series to learn strategies to help you and your team navigate major changes and adapt your management style to the moment.