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Educational Stages, Secondary Education

How I make online teaching work as a high school educator

September 9, 2022

Via: eSchool News

I have been teaching at traditional and charter schools for the past 18 years, and I remain encouraged by the determination of the students I serve, even when faced with the challenges we’ve seen over the past several years due […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

What’s so great about online teaching?

June 13, 2022

Via: eSchool News

Had I been asked what I thought about online teaching two years ago, I would probably have given you quite an earful of the many known shortcomings of virtual teaching modalities, including the challenges to student engagement and community building. […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Learning How to Blend Online and Offline Teaching

March 18, 2022

Via: Ed Surge

In the pandemic many higher ed faculty, forced onto Zoom and other videoconferencing platforms, have continued teaching online just as they always did face to face, delivering lectures over streaming video as they did in person. Many are unaware that […]


News

Louisville Backs Off Punishing Online Teaching

January 13, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The University of Louisville has backed away from a policy of saying it will punish professors who teach online rather than in-person, The Louisville Courier Journal reported. On Monday, David Owen, acting dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

3 strategies for virtual student-centered learning

November 11, 2021

Via: eSchool News

When secondary educators plunged into emergency online teaching in March 2020, we faced a slew of challenges. Among those challenges was the lack of student engagement after the novelty of logging in from home in pajamas wore off. What started […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

3 tips to improve your online teaching

July 2, 2021

Via: eCampus News

The pandemic thrust teachers and students online almost instantaneously. Sure, some had a degree of experience with online teaching and learning, but for many, the sudden shift presented challenges, to say the least. A year later, higher education institutions have […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

What College Students Wish Professors Knew About Inclusive Online Teaching

May 24, 2021

Via: Ed Surge

It’s not surprising that most higher education articles published since March 2020 begin by calling to mind that year’s unprecedented move to remote instruction and online learning—and with good reason. The world changed rapidly, and students and instructors adopted new […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

5 ways COVID-19 made me a better instructor

August 20, 2020

Via: eCampus News

Don’t tell anyone, but I think the COVID-19 crisis might have made me a better educator. Over the past 3 months I have taken my fully on-ground, in-person classes and put them completely online, done all my advising and research […]


Educational Stages, Secondary Education

3 ways to build online class culture

August 19, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Even if school moves online in the fall, teachers and students don’t have to lose their connections to one another. My favorite part of online teaching is how connected I feel with each of my students. I know it may […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Massive Study of Online Teaching Ends With Surprising — and ‘Deflating’ — Result

June 17, 2020

Via: Ed Surge

MIT professor Justin Reich and several colleagues just completed one of the largest-ever research studies exploring teaching techniques in online higher education, involving nearly 250,000 students from nearly every nation on the planet. The study, published this week in the […]


Educational Stages, News, Secondary Education

Report: Popular online teaching materials ‘poorly aligned’ with academic standards

December 10, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The online marketplace is a growing and increasingly popular resource for teachers looking to fill holes in curricula. Studies conducted by RAND in the past few years found nearly all teachers surveyed report using online instructional materials, with 55% of […]


Educational Forms, Informal learning

Online Education Platform Teachable Raises $2.5 Million

December 15, 2016

Via: Education News

Education platform Teachable, which enables anyone to create and access well-designed online courses, has raised $2.5 in additional funding from Accomplice Ventures, Naval Ravikant, and Lern Capital. To date, the company, which marked its two-year anniversary this May, has raised $4.5 million and […]


Educational Forms, Informal learning

Good online teaching is often just plain good teaching

January 29, 2016

Via: eSchool News

I have heard a lot of people say that they don’t think that online schooling works well because there isn’t in-person interaction between a student and their teacher. This belief is a myth. When both teachers and students participate the […]