If your school is considering adopting a new online learning platform, it’s a good idea to conduct learning management system reviews. The different LMSs should be evaluated by a committee of people involved in online learning at your school. This might include deans, faculty, and even students.
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The online teaching positions available today vary widely and span multiple fields and industries. The opportunities to build a career in this field are competitive yet bountiful. Positioning yourself for the right opportunity is vital; from understanding how requirements of a CV have changed to working with a new online learning management systems – staying ahead of the curve is important.
Technology in schools can enhance student learning if used effectively. Too often, though, educators fall prey to techno-lust.
Online training programs are one of the most effective ways to provide consistent training to employees. Selecting a provider can offer challenges but ultimately result in a strong partnership.
The use of the Socratic teaching method in online courses give students the opportunity to utilize critical thinking skills while helping them to see the relevance of the content to their lives outside of the classroom, i.e. in “the real world.”
Learning management system vendors need to support users on all levels. To do this, they need to have minimal planned and unplanned outages as well as a responsive support team.
When teaching online, faculty and course developers need to ensure that they are complying with copyright laws. A basic understanding of copyright laws can ensure that faculty and institutions remain in legal compliance.
The compensation of an online adjunct can vary wildly by school, university, experience or even course. The author explores the different variables that can impact compensation and also discusses the potential online teaching salary one can earn.
In the 21st century, technology in teaching is everywhere. From K-12 classrooms to graduate courses and corporate training, teachers and learners interact more and more with technology. One of the biggest uses of technology in teaching is the online classroom. By incorporating multimedia into the online classroom, teachers can make online learning dynamic and engaging […]