Starting the Semester Off Right: Capitalizing on the First Days of an Online Class

Aug
20
When: Thursday, Aug 20, 2020, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Nanaimo Campus
Online/Virtual Event

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The first day of class can be both exciting and nerve racking. If you are new to teaching online then the first day of class may also hold an element of mystery. In this session we’ll discuss a variety of ideas, activities, and strategies that will help you get your online course off to the right start. These will include

Setting a tone (and identifying what tone you want to set)
Building connections and community
Getting students excited (!) about the content
Outlining course expectations and getting students engaged in those expectations
The almighty syllabus
Zoom tips and tricks

Date: Thursday, August 20, 10:00 - 11:00 am

Location: Zoom Online Room: https://viu.zoom.us/j/63779499606?pwd=bmU4dVJTUFZMeUFld0w4SjllZ1dKQT09

Registration: https://inviu.viu.ca/TinyUrl.cfm?ID=328

Questions: Anwen.Burk@viu.ca | Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning


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