Wisdom and practices for success for online instruction

I learned so much taking this wonderful course along with learning from my peers by reading and reviewing their comments through each module.
I will make sure that my courses are coherent and... >>>

My action plan for online teaching

I plan to have a menu option for my course this year, since many students will be learning fom home.  I will have hard deadlines and due dates, with clear consequences, but I will give students a... >>>

What I have Learned

I have learned that games and simulations will be a wonderful addition to tmy classroom.  Especially in the place of pop quizes or when too many warm-ups have been used, and a game would be a... >>>

Action plan

I found this training very helpful in that it broke down the use of technology in an on line environment. The instructor needs to use appropirate technology for effective communication for the course... >>>

Training, and best practices

Sometimes the best training is on the job training. In my case, I would like to have a more comprehensive understanding of the process involved between administration, teachers, students. For example:... >>>

My Action Plan

For the 2020-2021 school year, I hope to try incorporating blogs into my curriculum. Some examples of blogging from this unit were:

Students provide commentary on a research topic pertinent to the... >>>

Communication with students

I have learned a great in this session.  Communication with students is a key factor.  Hence, I plan on developing perhaps some generic well thought out statements that I will be using to... >>>


I learned that feedback should be given in a timely manner. Feedback back on grades is extremely... >>>

Helping Students Communicate

I have learned that it's important encourage students to respond to each... >>>

Online Learners

I have learned many different ways on how to interact with students on social media. Taking an online class can be as interactive as taking a face-to-face... >>>

EL - 105 Communication with Students

EL -105   Communication with Students
May 2023 I will be a Retired Teacher 
I am a Baby Boomer
"An Old Dog Will Learn Some New Tricks"
Times are changing and education must make a... >>>

Communication Guidelines

Just like in the Face to Face setting, guidelines are necessary for both the student and the teacher to be successful in the class.  Procedures and guidelines for best practices must be... >>>


As instructors we must sell out to our students with the e-learning.  If we as instructors get frustrated so will our students.  Our students feed off our vibes that we are... >>>


I am so thankful to have these online courses. I can see where and why I have made a few mistakes. I needed to learn all of this information before teaching online, however, I am glad to know now what... >>>


Onlin communication is good only if the stuent would catch on knowing how important commication if verbally and non-verbally.  Nothing can be accomplished if we do not communicate.  Online... >>>


The Online teaching is different and has good potential for learning in a new way. I always tell my student when accomplishing something new that it it not hard it is just new so learn and grow into... >>>

Nurture a positive online community

Nurturing a positive online community to get positive feedback.  set your rule prior to starting a online communications to createa a positive netiquette.  Role play and set the rules to... >>>


It important for studnet to be praginized with assignment. Post Its and Calendars help them visually stay organized.... >>>


If you plan to use a LMS its important to set up correctly to help the... >>>

Creating an Online Community

Due to COVID-19, creating an online community among the students in my courses has become crucial. This course, Online Language: Communicating with Students, has provided me with the guidelines I need... >>>