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Introduction to Online Teaching

This introductory session will provide an overview of the basics of online teaching, including online course design strategies, syllabus considerations, basic Blackboard functionality and introducing learners to the online learning environment. Part of the summer Online Teaching Workshop series in collaboration with the Division of Continuing and International Education’s Distance Learning Institute. Register to attend. View all summer online teaching workshop offerings.

7/14 2pm
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Fostering Community and Engagement in Online Courses

This session will cover grounded strategies to create online learning environments that promote community and engagement, including communicating with students (learner-centered communication, managing virtual office hours), fostering community among students (creating meaningful discussion board activities, managing group course work and peer-feedback, approaches to providing feedback, and supporting instructor presence with media (videoconferencing, pre-recorded lectures, drawing-based...

7/15 11am
Virtual Event

By this date the student must submit to the Associate Director of Programs of the Graduate School for review the full draft of a thesis, dissertation, doctoral essay, or lecture recital essay draft consisting of (1) unnumbered front matter; (2) lower-case Roman numeral page number front matter; and (3) chapters, references, appendices, etc., formatted per Graduate School formatting guidelines. The main content of the full draft due on this day is expected to be final. Students may continue to...

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