A school’s role is complex and constantly developing. What began as means through which to teach a trade evolved into a forum through which to impart knowledge. Today’s classrooms go beyond these original objectives and are intended to “prepare all…
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Why are Assessments Important in an Online Course?
Assessments are an important aspect of any course. They allow students to interact with information that they learn, enable instructors to check students’ progress, and simply keep the class on track. In online environments, assessments play a crucial role due…
4 Crucial Components of Any Online Course [INFOGRAPHIC]
Designing an online course can seem daunting. For some it is a new mode of teaching and there is always new technology to consider. In order to simplify the process, below are four crucial components to consider when creating a…
Learner Interactivity in a Synchronous Classroom
In this interesting presentation, Claudia Dornbusch of Facilitador.com demonstrates how to promote learner interactivity in a synchronous classroom. Discover how to engage learners while not losing sight of the learning objectives.
Blended Learning: A Benefit for Teachers [INFOGRAPHIC]
Studies often point to the many benefits of online or blended learning for students. Interestingly, it benefits the teachers as well.
Which Factors Contribute Most to Student Satisfaction in Online Education Settings?
What is the best way to design online courses so as to maximize student satisfaction?
A Predictive Study of Student Satisfaction in Online Education Programs investigated 5 factors of online courses to ascertain which ones are the strongest predictors of student satisfaction in online settings.
Transparency in Online Education
“Transparency” refers to openness and communication among peers, and between students and instructors.
Watch this Prezi to learn about how transparency can be used in online education to promote cooperation and quality.