Teaching Online

By Added by Joe Fahs | Resources including strategies and tips for teaching blended or fully online courses.

Strategy Guide for Online Students (Real Approaches from Real Students)

For Online Class Discussions, Instructors Move From Text to Video

For many students, participating in online class discussions feels like a chore—a box to check off for participation points rather than a lively …

Education Technology
Education

Some academics worry that new tools enable plagiarism to bypass detection

The proliferation of online tools allowing students to paraphrase academic work for their own assignments is facilitating plagiarism, according to …

Plagiarism

Getting started… | Blended Learning @ Business - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

<b>How do you envision that integration between online and face-to-face in your course?</b><p>The first step to create or re design your course into a blended …

Learning

Getting Started and Preparing for Teaching Success

Preparing to Teach in an Online Classroom<p>As you plan your online course, it is helpful to remember that good teaching is good teaching, regardless of …

Learning

Success Factors for Distance Learning Online

What Faculty Need to Know About ‘Learner Experience Design’

Somewhere between our collective obsession with predictive analytics and infatuation with adaptive learning, higher education wonks and practitioners …

Learning

What Students Want Their Professors to Know About Edtech

Meaghan Markey prefers to take notes with her laptop in class, so she was surprised—and a bit frustrated—to find several of her professors at …

Education

Distracted: 10 Tips to Help the Online Learner Stay Focused

We live in an age of distraction. From flashing calendar reminders to buzzing social media notifications, our lives are full of various distractions …

Getting Started on Academic Twitter v2.0 – ProfHacker - Blogs

At this year’s MLA Convention, I was invited to give a workshop on getting started on social media, namely, Twitter. It was an interesting …

Improve your Writing with Expresso – ProfHacker - Blogs

I write. A lot. But I don’t get edited very often, and I am terrible at revising my own work. I came across this little tool, developed by Mikhail …

Life Sciences

Instructor Presence: How to Keep from Going MIA in Your Online Course

As an adjunct professor and one who works daily with faculty in helping them understand online education, I have noticed and heard of increasing …

How to access 375,000 beautiful, copyright-free images from New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art

The sumptuous lips of a 3,000-year-old Egyptian queen’s face, and the plump belly of a 9th-century Mexican baby, are now at your disposal.<p>New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art has released 375,000 images of works from its collection, with no restrictions on what you can do with them. The images, …

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Getting The Most Out Of Your eLearning Course: 10 Study Tips For Online Learners

<b>Understand online learning practices and expectations.</b><br>The first thing you need to realize is that <b>online courses</b> are not an easier way to learn, but …

The 24 best iPad work apps - Features

The Surprising Skill That Makes Online Teachers More Effective

Every day, online teachers draw from a deep well of diverse skills. But there's one (often overlooked) teaching skill which can have a massive impact …

Learning

4 Instructional Design Models | Southeastern University

Improving Education: An Overview of 4 Instructional Design Models<p><i>posted October 14th, 2016 by Brian Neese</i><p>Technology is now a focal point for how …

Interview with Matthew Rascoff, VP of Learning and Innovation, UNC

https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&feature=youtu.be&v=q9b-D1TzY14<p>video<p>www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&feature=youtu.be&sf=dppadvd&v=q9b-D1TzY …