Anna Aguirre

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Understanding Online Learning | Origin: EL201 | New comment by Anna Aguirre

There are more non-traditional students than traditioinal.  On line classes tend to attract students with busy lives.  Need to gear up for the adult learner type.  

Online Communication Strategies | Origin: EL201 | New comment by Anna Aguirre

Keeping communication on a positive note.  Helps build rapport and trust.  

The Role of Technology | Origin: EL201 | New comment by Anna Aguirre

Communicating with students through technology is quite different from face to face interactions.  Keeping students engaged will be a new challenge.  

Making Your Course Accessible | Origin: EL111 | New comment by Anna Aguirre

Univeral Design may not work for every online course component or for every online student with a disability.  We need to build important guidelines for ourself to follow.  

Assistive Technology (AT) Tools | Origin: EL111 | New comment by Anna Aguirre

I learned that online instructors are responsible for making sure that all course materials are in compliance with federal regulations.  I will take notice to make sure I have the documents...

Legal Obligation | Origin: EL111 | New comment by Anna Aguirre

Online instructors must understand what is expected from students with disibilities.  I will be proactive.  

Online Learners with Disabilities | Origin: EL111 | New comment by Anna Aguirre

on line teaching  doesn't always give you a clear advantage point of knowing what students will have learning disabilities.  Building your curriculum to accommodate these students whether...

Course Revision and Improvement | Origin: EL103 | New comment by Anna Aguirre

Evaluation a very important part of the on line teaching aspect.  I have learned that there are many tools that need to be implemented in this process.  

Assessment Plan | Origin: EL103 | New comment by Anna Aguirre

Feedback is essential in the learning experience.  It will immediately relay what is of concern and what is correct.  Also, using a Rubric is a way for students to readily assess their...

Instructional Delivery | Origin: EL103 | New comment by Anna Aguirre

Detailed instruction is key to the success of learning on-line.  I will implement the scaffolding technique to insure that my students will have the structure to focus for student actiivities...