Explore the terminology and concepts related to online education and online learning including learning management systems, internet devices, social media, and the incorporation of multimedia. Discover the concepts of flipped classes, ebooks, and blogs, as well as some common terminology related to computers and the internet.
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- [Voiceover] In this video, I wanna share some of the…terminology that will be important…to know when teaching online.…Obviously terms like curriculum, feedback,…instructional design, and many others are important…for both traditional and online instruction,…and I'm not going to go through all of those.…Instead, I wanna introduce you to some of the…terminology that's related more to online instruction.…Now, to cover all of the terminology necessary…would take a long time, and I'm not going to…bore you with all of these terms and concepts.…I wanna go over some of the more…common and important ones though.…First, let's take a look at some terminology associated…with online Tools and Resources.…
The first is Learning Management Systems,…also known as an LMS, and this is something…we'll discuss more in-depth in another video.…A Learning Management System is an online platform…that's typically used to manage an online course,…including where you'd share resources, have students…submit assignments, track progress, and more.…
Staff author Oliver Schinkten draws the connections between high-quality instruction and online education. He provides a framework for creating a digital classroom—with or without a learning management system—and guidance to get students interacting with the course material, the instructor, and each other. Collaboration is the key to making the learning experience more dynamic. Oliver also shows how to incorporate digital resources and the latest ed tech into your classroom, and make sure the lessons are accessible to students of all ability levels.
- What is online education?
- Why does online education succeed?
- Understanding learning management systems
- Incorporating technology in the classroom
- Setting guidelines and expectations about online courses
- Writing learning outcomes and learning objectives
- Sharing and curating files and resources
- Tracking student progress
- Engaging students
- Fostering communication
- Providing feedback
- Making learning accessible to students with disabilities