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Virtual Class Etiquette for Students

Written by  Iwona Gniadek, Instructional Designer The following tips are meant to be shared with students. They can be shared as part of the course syllabus to set clear expectations for synchronous class netiquette, or they could be shared before each class. You might consider sharing the list on the discussion forum and have a conversation…

Learning Activities that Promote Interaction

Written and designed by Mona Maxwell, Senior Instructional Designer Edited by Lori Isber Interactions in our online courses – the “right” amount, the “right” type, and the agility to customize interactions to each successive group of students – make for effective, enjoyable and efficient learning experiences for both learners and instructors. On October 20, 2021,…

Virtual Class Etiquette for Instructors

Written by  Iwona Gniadek, Instructional Designer Edited by Nancy Fischer and Lori Isber Thinking of diversifying your online course by adding synchronous sessions? If so, here are some useful tips on etiquette and technical setup to consider. Tips to use before class Adjust your lighting. Sit in front of a source of light so that your face…