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  1. 7 Tips for Teaching Online

    schools nationwide are using virtual learning to serve students. Is your school offering online courses? ... Is it sharing lessons electronically and asking students to post responses? Online learning is relatively new ... for many schools. And, students participating in online courses tend to have low completion rates. We’ve ...

  2. Digital Learning Day: Ways to Support Successful Online Learning

    estimates from 2015-16 indicated that 57.5% of public high schools offered courses entirely online. 2 Yet ... rigorous research is limited for K–12 online learning, which means that determining effective approaches ... to delivering content and supporting students in an online context can be challenging. Schools and districts ...

  3. 3 Ways to Support Online Discussion Board Participation

    January 22, 2020 Miriam Gates Moving professional development online is a great option, but it’s ... essential to create structures that support participation on discussion boards. The online learning that my ... and asynchronous discussion boards to establish an online professional learning community of secondary mathematics ...

  4. How Can We Do a Better Job at Connecting with Virtual Audiences?

    January 16, 2020 Zoe Baptista In an age when a lot of our training is offered online, it is vital ... I often use online platforms to share resources and information with learners. But I find that the more ... At the 2019 Connected Learning Summit (CLS2019), I presented a new online training package that my project ...

  5. Making the Transition to Virtual Classrooms

    from edc.org online training strategies we use at EDC. These strategies can make the transition to teaching ... be presenting online and get to know the features that this specific platform has to offer. Whether you ... connection to students. Most online training platforms have a chat feature, and it can be a wonderful way ...

  6. Championing Higher Education in Prisons

    Providing education acknowledges our shared humanity and that none of us is beyond redemption—including society itself. ...

  7. Making the Transition to Virtual Classrooms – Part III

    in-person to virtual classrooms due to COVID-19, and this post focuses on some basic online training ... strategies to help teachers succeed in these new virtual settings. Teaching online can feel bizarre. You’re ... with techniques to keep you and your students better connected. Think of your online classes as more of a radio ...

  8. How Do We Adapt Research Amidst COVID-19?

    such as schools, libraries, and museums, are offering more—and often only—online learning options due to COVID-19. ... And they are curious about how students and patrons are experiencing these learning opportunities and if online ... as part of our evaluation of NASA@ My Library, we conducted a series of online focus groups with project ...

  9. What We Learned from Other Pandemics

    collaborated on the development of an online course about how communities can prepare and respond to H1N1. ...     j.smith-blogpost.png Jenny Smith writes, designs, and manages the development of online, multimedia and print resources ... online courses, PBS documentaries, and nationally distributed books and articles. COVID-19 Behavioral, ...

  10. Making the Transition to Virtual Classrooms – Part II

    classrooms due to COVID-19, and learning to teach in an online environment can be a bit daunting. To make ... to spend the first 10 minutes of your first few online classes ensuring students understand the features ... inside the online platform: Walk students through the virtual layout; let them practice sending a chat ...