Jenae Cohn

Digital Learning
University of California, Berkeley, USA

Dr Jenae Cohn is the Executive Director at the Center for Teaching and Learning at the University of California, Berkeley, USA. Prior to her current role, Jenae was the Director of Academic Technology at California State University, Sacramento, USA. Jenae writes and speaks about approaches to engaging students in digital learning experiences and is the author of the book, Skim, Dive, Surface: Teaching Digital Reading (West Virginia University Press, 2021). She is a frequent contributor to The Chronicle of Higher Education, Inside Higher Ed, and Faculty Focus. Her research interests include digital and information literacy, metacognitive thinking, and reading and writing across the curriculum. Learn more at 

Develop your teaching with Jenae Cohn
Jenae Cohn Teaching Digital Reading
Teaching Digital Reading
by Jenae Cohn

Getting students do the reading is already a challenge. Supporting students in doing the reading online can make that challenge even greater. In this course, you’ll learn about approaches to supporting effective, engaged, and deep reading on screen.

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Teaching Digital Reading: Interview with Jenae Cohn
by Jenae Cohn, Niya Bond
In this video Jenae Cohn talks about her OneHE course, which explores the importance of teaching students digital reading.
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‘Skim, Dive, Surface’: An Interview with Jenae Cohn
‘Skim, Dive, Surface’: An Interview with Jenae Cohn
by Jenae Cohn, James M. Lang
In this video interview James M. Lang catches up with Jenae Cohn inviting her to share some of the backstory of her book, and to talk about her writing practices. Read an excerpt from the book below, and feel free to join the conversation.