Discover how to quickly transfer your face-to-face class to an online learning environment. Learn how to curate course resources, maximize student engagement, and more.
- [Narrator] You're moving your course online and you're in for a lot of exciting changes. The good news is, is that you have the awesome opportunity to translate your face-to-face class into a dynamic online environment, which can make your course more versatile, more interactive, and more accessible. Once you put in the work to build your online course, you'll have a powerful blueprint ready to go for the next time you need to teach online. Certainly this will come with a lot of challenges as well, especially if this is an abrupt or unplanned decision. There's no easy on button to switch your class online. It will take work to ensure that you create an environment that engages and motivates your learners. In this course, we will talk about how you can break down your existing syllabus and milestones and assess your class for its online conversion. You'll get comfortable incorporating both synchronous and asynchronous learning opportunities into your new virtual classroom. You'll apply strategies for dynamic communication, collaboration, and assessment, so your students will be maximally engaged. We're Ashley Kennedy and Oliver Schinkten, and we're excited to offer you tools and strategies to transform yourself into a successful online instructor.