Leanne Soltis-Guagliardo

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Online Persona | Origin: EL108 | New comment by Leanne Soltis-Guagliardo

Online classes can require just as much time and perhaps even more time than a face to face course. It is impotant a student has both the discipline required and the organization skills needed to be...

Diagnostic, Formative and Summative Assessment | Origin: EL106 | New comment by Leanne Soltis-Guagliardo

There is a distince difference between assessmsnt and evaluation.  A detailed addessment will guide the student in a specific manner, while an evaluation the sum of accumulative assignments.

Technology Tools for Assessing Student Learning | Origin: EL106 | New comment by Leanne Soltis-Guagliardo

The assessment tools an instructor chooses must appropriatly reflect the objectives of the course beint taught.

Measuring Good Communication | Origin: EL105 | New comment by Leanne Soltis-Guagliardo

Rubrics provide a clear and consise outline of expectations not only for assignments, but for learning outcomes. Collaborative communication sets stanards for substansive posts from students. ...

Helping Students Communicate Effectively Online | Origin: EL105 | New comment by Leanne Soltis-Guagliardo

One of the most important ways to motivate a student to participate in a class and prevent them from getting bored is by providing prompt and frequent feedback.  This will aid in their...

Civility and Managing Overall Communication | Origin: EL105 | New comment by Leanne Soltis-Guagliardo

Clearly communicating the rules for correspondence between students / students and faculty is essential. It is also important to know when communicating the different modes of communication being...

Technology Tools for Effective Communication | Origin: EL105 | New comment by Leanne Soltis-Guagliardo

It is important to assess the class you are teaching an match the proper tecnology to the requirements of the class while taking into consideration the instructors prefered way of communicating with...

Online Course Content Transfer | Origin: EL104 | New comment by Leanne Soltis-Guagliardo

There are many things to take into consideration in the transition from F2F to online learning. Evaluating, assessing and organizing an online course is important in order to keep the material up to...

Guide on the Side | Origin: EL104 | New comment by Leanne Soltis-Guagliardo

Keeping students engaged, while setting specific expectations and ensuring a safe enviornment can be a delicate balance.  Positive communication, providing specific direction and honest feedback...

Synchronous versus Asynchronous Learning | Origin: EL104 | New comment by Leanne Soltis-Guagliardo

Open communication and Organization are two key components to online teaching.  This will clarify for the students course expectations and time management skills required for a successful...