Cathleen Stadt

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WLMS for Course Revisions | Origin: EL112 | New comment by Cathleen Stadt

Time management is key.  I like the idea of setting aside a day and time to check in grades instead of doing it all the time.  I also like the Stop-Start-Continue evaluation.

WLMS for Communicating and Collaborating | Origin: EL112 | New comment by Cathleen Stadt

Standards of communication are important.  Avoid using all caps as it is considered yelling.  All lowercase is considered mumbling.

WLMS for Teaching Online | Origin: EL112 | New comment by Cathleen Stadt

Time management is important.  Separating personal things from work things is also important.  You don't have to be available 24/7 just because the classs is available during that time.

WLMS to Develop the Learning Environment | Origin: EL112 | New comment by Cathleen Stadt

Time management skills are key when facilitating an online course.  Often times, online instructors have other responsibilities as well.  I like the idea of turning off the chime for emails...

Course Revision and Improvement | Origin: EL103 | New comment by Cathleen Stadt

Closing the loop is critical for online courses.  Because there are multiple stakeholders, there should be multiple sources and multiple methods of evaluation.  The course should be revised...

Assessment Plan | Origin: EL103 | New comment by Cathleen Stadt

Formative assessment should happen throughout the lesson.  Meaningful feedback is important for learners.

Instructional Delivery | Origin: EL103 | New comment by Cathleen Stadt

A good syllabus is important for an online course.  Scaffolding of knowledge is also important.

Authoring | Origin: EL103 | New comment by Cathleen Stadt

Consistency is key during the course.  Also, the chunking of materials may be beneficial.

My takeaways... | New blog by Cathleen Stadt

I am not teaching an online class, nor do I anticipate teaching one in the near future.  I teach high school geometry and like many other teachers, have been thrown into the world of Remote Learn...

Managing the E-Learning Environment | Origin: EL102 | New comment by Cathleen Stadt

Students that are not engaged in an online course need to be addressed.  Particularly their reasons why.