Black educator aims to bridge the Distance-Learning Gap

Dr. R. Kay Green, a distance learning professional and CEO of RKG Marketing Solutions, will host a series of distance-learning seminars and workshops targeting improvement and enhancement at HBCUs and public two-year colleges, focusing on distance-learning platforms and delivery

Atlanta, GA ( — Beginning in early 2012, Dr. R. Kay Green will begin a “Bridging the Distance-Learning Gap” tour targeting HBCUs and public two-year colleges. Following her mission, “to provide quality marketing and management instruction to distance-learning students both domestic and aboard”, Dr. Green developed the “Bridging the Distance-Learning Gap” series, to enhance the quality and delivery of distance-learning courses and training at HBCU’s and public two-year colleges.

The “Bridging the Distance-Learning Gap” tour will focus on the following topics:

* Distance-Learning 101: How to be successful in the Distance-Learning Environment
* Distance-Learning 102: Providing Excellence in the Distance Learning Classroom
* Distance-Learning 103: Personalizing Your Distance Learning Classroom
* Distance-Learning 104: Analyzing student personalities in the Distance Learning Classroom
* Distance-Learning 105: Creating Synergy in the Distance Learning Classroom

Having attained her undergraduate from an HBCU, Savannah State University, Dr. Green is committed to helping minority students, faculty, administration, and staff understand the power of distance-learning.

At present, Dr. Green has instructed over 350+ courses in the online format. She has also spearheaded instruction in Marketing and Management with several prestigious universities including West Virginia University, Embry-Riddle University, Northeastern University, Arcadia University, and Florida Institute of Technology.

She has received certifications in 95% of the distance learning platforms available to online students today. At present, she is currently certified in the following platforms: Blackboard 9.0, E-College, Angel, Web-CT, Desire2Learn, Moodle, University Alliance, Horizon Wimba, CourseNet, Pronto Live, Illuminate Live, and Macromedia Breeze.

Globally, Dr. Green has international instructional experience with the University of Liverpool, focusing on MBA students from over 100 countries; and the University of Mexico’s Dual Degree Program with Walden University, focusing on Latino Marketing and Management undergraduates.

She has received honorary distinction in the Who’s Who Among Academics and Professionals and Who’s Who Among Executives and Professionals. She is also the recipient of various faculty awards including the coveted Provost Circle Award and the Top Faculty Recognition designation.

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Photo Caption: Dr. R. Kay Green