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Creating A Community For The Online Classroom

September 30th, 2020 by
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Online Classroom Community refers to how faculty create a space for students to engage and feel connected to the online environment. Here are some strategies to create a community for the online classroom.

Encouraging Students To Ask Better Questions

August 26th, 2020 by
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This infographic provides seven tips to encourage students to ask better questions.

Providing Quality Feedback

February 25th, 2020 by
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Providing students with quality feedback is essential to their success in your course and in their learning.  Feedback should give students the opportunity to see where they are in their learning and guide them to where they need to be.

What Are The Eight Roles of an Effective Online Instructor?

January 30th, 2020 by
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The eight roles of an effective online instructor, as identified by Dr. Bernard Bull, are Tour Guide, Cheerleader, Learning Coach, Individual and Group Mentor, Social Butterfly, Big Brother, Valve Control, and Co-Learner. Learn ways to apply these to your teaching practice to improve student success.

What Are Some Ways To Provide Quality Feedback?

January 30th, 2020 by
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Learn several approaches to providing better feedback to learners and improving engagement within your course.


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