Michelle Pacansky-Brock


Dr. Pacansky-Brock is a noted leader in online teaching and learning. While she is a teacher at heart, Michelle currently provides support and professional development to online and blended faculty at California State University - Channel Islands  (from a distance) and is also working on the second edition of her book, Best Practices for Teaching with Emerging Technologies.

She is also a contributing author at EdSurge, a member of the Horizon Report's higher education advisory board, has served as conference chair for the OLC/Sloan-C Emerging Technology Symposium for Online Learning, and participates in program committees for the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative. You may connect with Michelle at brocansky.com.


This is a podcast about the stories of diverse college students and those who serve them. We hope this podcast will inspire conversations and reflections about the experiences of students in higher education. Listeners are encouraged to share their thoughts about the episodes by including the hashtag #humanizEDci in your Tweets and posts.

HumanizED is hosted by Michelle Pacansky-Brock and produced by Teaching & Learning Innovations at California State University Channel Islands with music by Michael Berman.