Tag: remote instruction

Education Tech, Educational Stages, Higher Education

How Instructional Technology Is Impacting Higher Education

May 4, 2023

Via: EdTech Magazine

When the COVID-19 pandemic accelerated trends toward remote instruction, asynchronous learning and more, classrooms were inundated with new technologies that were intended to help. The sudden push forced higher education institutions sometimes reticent instructors to adopt these tools to facilitate […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

How online teaching can promote empathy and student success (opinion)

March 22, 2023

Via: Inside Higher Ed

A finding from a report that I and a co-author conducted on emergency remote instruction at Stanford University during the first two years of COVID-19 initially surprised us. Since the report’s publication last October, however, we have given a dozen […]

Educational Forms, Informal learning

Online learning can help schools retain students

February 6, 2023

Via: eSchool News

There were 1.3 million fewer students enrolled in U.S. public schools in fall 2021 than there were before the pandemic began–a drop of nearly 3 percent. Given that educational funding is tied to enrollment, this development has serious implications for […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Colleges Extend Remote Instruction

January 10, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Colleges that temporarily shifted instruction online due to the surging Omicron variant of the coronavirus now face the question of when to resume in-person learning. For a growing number of institutions, the answer is not yet. Eight institutions in the […]

Continuous Development, Educational Forms

7 Tips for Securing a Research Collaboration

January 6, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

One of the starkest aspects of this COVID-19 crisis has been its impact on collaborative research. Besides moving in-person classes to remote instruction, scientific researchers had to close their labs, research trips and fieldwork had to be put on hold, […]

Education Tech

5 steps to great remote instruction

September 15, 2020

Via: eSchool News

Remote instruction is new to a lot of teachers, but not to everyone–some of us have been doing it for years. I personally have developed curricula for 17 separate remote learning short courses. Prior to teaching online, I taught face-to-face […]

Education Tech

Research: Most ed tech PD in spring was informal, teacher-initiated

August 17, 2020

Via: Education Dive

The need for professional development grew quickly this spring when teachers and students were forced by coronavirus school closures to embrace distance learning. Now, a majority of teachers and administrators believe the need for technology will increase over the next […]

Education Tech, Educational Forms, Informal learning

How colleges with hybrid instruction this fall can support online students

July 22, 2020

Via: Education Dive

As colleges release their plans for the fall semester, even those hoping to reopen their campuses are leaning heavily on remote instruction to spread out students and give them more options. Under some hybrid models, instructors will teach classes in […]