Patricia Weaver

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Synchronous versus Asynchronous Learning | Origin: EL104 | New comment by Patricia Weaver

Clear communication and reinforcement are essential for students to successfully achieve the course outcomes and goals. I have found many students need reinforcement of instructions even in a...

Technology Tools | Origin: EL104 | New comment by Patricia Weaver

I've learned the importance of obtaining feedback from the students to evaluate the effectiveness of the technology tools in the course. I also really like the idea of blogs.

Transitioning to online teaching | New blog by Patricia Weaver

I think my biggest challenge right now is figuring out how to incorporate video clips and more active learning strategies into the online course. I'm so used to being able to lecture and interact with...

New Territory! | New blog by Patricia Weaver

As an instructor to whom the online teaching environment is unfamiliar, I plan to incorporate the information from this educational offering to create course material that includes video clips and pro...

Projecting Your Presence | Origin: EL102 | New comment by Patricia Weaver

Projecting your presence is important to online students, as it gives them a better sense of the instructor's qualifications and to see them as a person. The instructor-student connection is...

Course Delivery | Origin: EL102 | New comment by Patricia Weaver

I understand the importance of being able to navigate through the CMS and be available to insure my students are successful. I'm a little intimidated, having never taught online; yet, I'm excited to...

Ways to Promote Student Empowerment | Origin: ED144 | New comment by Patricia Weaver

This reinforces the importance of using tools such as Kahoot quizzes, Picmonics, etc. as a review at the beginning of class.