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COVID19 Response

Clinical Education

COVID-19's impact is affecting clinical education experiences in particular.  Join ACAPT's Open Forum for Clinical Education here.  The discussion board does not require ACAPT membership, but you will need to register with our database to access the discussion. 

Also join the Clinical Education Special Interest Group discussion forum - membership in the Academy of PT Education required.

ACAPT's National Consortium of Clinical Educators (NCCE) completed data collection following quick outreach to NCCE academic members on March 15, following the CAPTE initial response dated March 13.  Read this recap report with potential actionable items.

Interprofessional Collaboration

Join one of NEXUS webinars on IPE topics related to transitioning online, including "Prevailing in IPE during a pandemic" - Monday, March 30 at 1:30 p.m. ET.

PT Program Online Education Resources

If you have additional resources to share, please include a brief description and your institution's name, to acapt@apta.org.*

  • Online Learning: How Colleges And Universities Are Teaching Students Virtually.
  • Rehab Essentials has 15-years of experience with online learning, including a university partnership with entry-level DPT programs: 
    • Click here and scroll to bottom for a complete list of course offerings.
    • Two online education experts available for complimentary consultations and guidance to any faculty with online education questions and delivery ideas. Contact social@rehabessentials.com.
    • Join Rehab Essentials for a complimentary live webinar on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 12 pm ET to learn how to navigate the transition from in-class, face-to-face learning to an exceptional distance learning experience. In this webinar you’ll learn:
      - Navigating the paradigm shift from face-to-face to online teaching- Best practices and how to avoid common pitfalls- How to create high impact-learning experiences- Ideas to connect with students at a distance and keep learning on track- How to facilitate learning and practicing skills without students in front of you. To join please go to: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_6eI_O_mjTnq7eKfSzEH1HQ  
  • Evidence in Motion partners with a number of university in hybrid DPT education and would be happy to support educators with questions about going online.


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