Arturo Rodriguez

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WLMS for Course Revisions | Origin: EL112 | New comment by Arturo Rodriguez

I like the idea of an object library where you can store older materials and courses for future reuse if needed. 

WLMS for Communicating and Collaborating | Origin: EL112 | New comment by Arturo Rodriguez

The section reinforces the need to give constant feedback to your students. Publicly and privately as necessary. I found the requirement of students logging in everyday to be unrealistic because my...

WLMS for Teaching Online | Origin: EL112 | New comment by Arturo Rodriguez

I like the use of a template. I can see how this would save time and avoid repetitive questions. I plan to give this a try.

WLMS to Develop the Learning Environment | Origin: EL112 | New comment by Arturo Rodriguez

Depending on the class the level of technology support that the instructor is asked to give can be overwhelming. It is importatnt that the instructor has someone to go to who is a technology expert...

Successful Online Learning Techniques | Origin: EL108 | New comment by Arturo Rodriguez

I feel that active participation is a big factor in how students can deepen their knowledge when taking onlind courses. It is part of the instructors job to keep encouraging students to be involved...

Techy? | New discussion by Arturo Rodriguez

I learned that we must determine the technology skill levels of each student. We cannot assume that they have even the most basic skills, such as how to upload a file, when we are getting started. The...

Technical Skills | Origin: EL108 | New comment by Arturo Rodriguez

Technology skills of the student must be evaluated by the instructor. You may have to teach basic skills such as how to download and upload documents at the start of a class. The use of social media...

Non-Technical Skills | Origin: EL108 | New comment by Arturo Rodriguez

Communcation becomes much more important when students cannot hear the tone of your voice or see your facial expression. I liked the CPA acronym because that is an easy way for me to remember when I...

Online Persona | Origin: EL108 | New comment by Arturo Rodriguez

It will take a lot more understanding and evaluation of the needs of students with learning disabilities. You need to understand what exactly what accomodation each student will need in order for...

Measuring Good Communication | Origin: EL105 | New comment by Arturo Rodriguez

The rubric is a tool that helps both the students and the instructor. It makes it easier for the student to clearly identify what needs to be done on a project of assignment and it helps the...