Quality Matters (QM)
is a leader in quality assurance for online education and has received national recognition for its peer-based approach to continuous improvement in online education and student learning.

How to get started:

Request a QM Annotated Rubric 


Request your own internet course template based on QM Standards

Our course template helps get you started building courses designed with a strong QM foundation.

Applying the QM Rubric (APPQMR) Workshop - New! Summer 2014

This two-week course is for anyone interested in learning how to use the QM rubric. The first session begins July 21 and runs until August 5.

Online Course Development (OCD)

Work with eLearning in the development of a fully online or hybrid course, designing active and collaborative activities that take full advantage of the digital learning environment.

Request enrollment in Essential Blackboard for Instructors self-paced online course 

This course is for instructors new to the Blackboard environment. You will learn how to design and build your online course site using integrated tools.

Who to contact:

Lynn Harrison (208) 769-3436 or lpharrison@nic.edu for more information or to discuss a QM demonstration for your department.