Gelena Gorelik

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How do you target kinesthetic learners? | New discussion by Gelena Gorelik

Hi!If you teach a fully online class, what is a good way to target kinesthetic learners? In one of my classes I give them a practical assignment out in real life and have them come back and share the...

Implementing Online courses | New comment by Gelena Gorelik

Yes, in my school we use hybrid method for multiple residential courses: students come in once a week for in-class and in-person interaction with the instructor, while they do the rest of the work...

Teaching fully online courses as if on-ground | New discussion by Gelena Gorelik

Hi!I have created multiple online courses, where I mimicked what I did when I was teaching on-ground. When teaching on ground I would never use power points, I always would draw and write on the boar...

Having students introduce themselves in a forum | New comment by Gelena Gorelik

I think the idea of students introducing themselves in the forum is a great idea. I personally do that in the real-time class with my students on the first day of class. However, if I require, as...

Should the instructor be the course administrator? | New comment by Gelena Gorelik

Hi! Thank you for your reply. I am not sure what the Sandbox is. Could you please elaborate? If it's a website, I will check it out. Thanks again!

Should the instructor be the course administrator? | New comment by Gelena Gorelik

My school is starting a brand new online course. This will be our first one ever. I, as the course instructor, provided all the lecture materials, quizzes, assignments, etc. We have one or two people...