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hands on a computer keyboard Prepping for the next academic year
Rondi combines a reading list of options to help you prepare for the coming academic year of online/hybrid/remote learning. Posted June 4, 2021
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Announcing CUBS, the new competencies for Using Brightspace interactive course for instructors. Posted May 17, 2021
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I know, just what you need, another professional development opportunity, right? I understand, it’s the end of the year and […] Posted May 3, 2021
picture of cat with head on a laptop Creating presence in your online course
Recommendation for an upcoming workshop on creating presence in online classes. Posted April 19, 2021
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Register for the first Online Equity Conference. Posted April 5, 2021
Feet balancing on a railroad track Quickpoll Results: Overall, how is remote learning going for you? 1
Academic Advisor Alexa Johnson synthesizes the feedback from the a student quickpoll about how remote courses are going. Posted February 23, 2021
Stacie Williams Another way to think about grading feedback 11
A couple of years ago I was teaching about what healthy and unhealthy communication can look like in relationships. And […] Posted January 11, 2021
Megan Savage Crisis Check-Ins 2
In part 2, Megan shares guiding principles for learning during a crisis along with a key strategy for connecting with students at the beginning of a term. Posted November 23, 2020
Image of dog at a computer Creating Connection and Community 8
English faculty Megan Savage shares a few techniques to improve connection in remote instruction using breakout groups. Don't miss this one. Posted November 10, 2020
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Greg Kaminski shares information on using VoiceThread to humanize your online courses. Posted May 20, 2020