As Global Launch's Assistant Director of Strategic Innovation, Dianna oversees creation and implementation of digital products and customized group programs. Global Launch has created over 30 open, online courses on the Coursera platform (https://www.coursera.org/asu) and a series of eight English-language instructional courses on ASU's Continuing Education Canvas platform (https://courses.cpe.asu.edu/browse/global-launch). Customized programs include teacher training for Mexico, Brazil, and Peru, cultural immersion for partner universities in Japan, English through Entrepreneurship for partner universities and governments in Mexico and Brazil, and faculty development for Mexican university professors who wanted to improve their acaemic presentation and writing skills. She has been the primary investigator on several grants through the US Department of State, helping English-language teachers become teacher-leaders in their home contexts.
Emerging Technologies in Language Teaching and Learning, Innovative Methods of Teaching