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Posts tagged instructor presence

Connect with your students, even if they are bears Try Collaborate Ultra a better online rooms experience 4
The new version of Collaborate greatly reduces the complexity in offering online office hours and group work. Posted May 16, 2016
faculty member Jeff Edwards records an intro video from his home computer. He's wearing a hat. Weekly video clips 8
Jeff Edwards shares how he personalizes his online classes using weekly video clips. Posted May 9, 2016
Cartoon of supervisor entering a classroom, asking the unknowing instructor "REady for your performance review?" Online course observations – a fresh perspective 3
What are important items for observation in an online class? Posted January 25, 2016
videos Designing News items in D2L
Improve your use of the News tool in D2L. Posted November 9, 2015
making notes from a guide about online teaching Introducing a guide for new and experienced online instructors
Check out the new What Works Well in Teaching Online at PCC booklet that was created by the Distance Learning Advisory Council with feedback from faculty and staff. Posted September 28, 2015
Instructor presence: It can be ‘ruff’ for your online students…
Monica Marlo discusses the efficacy of using instructor intro videos in online classes based on recent research. Posted August 3, 2015
High Efficency Efficiency or Bust 5
Ann Cary discusses the challenge of efficiency in course management and assessment to improve student success. Posted October 13, 2014
Distance Learning Faculty- Get paid to create video for your course!
Congratulations to the 2013/14 participants of Video Camp! Check out their wonderful productions: Roger Anunsen, Gerontology “The Aging Mind” Playlist […] Posted October 1, 2014
Woman studying math online The power of choice in the online classroom 9
Allowing students to use "Open Inquiry" to explore course-related math concepts has improved student understanding, allows students to chose activities that fit their need, and it has improved rapport in the online class. Posted August 11, 2014
Distance Learning Faculty- Get paid to create video for your course!
Sign up for Video Camp to work with professionals to create media for your online course. Posted June 30, 2014