Helen Saunders

About me


The Road to Stress Free Living | Origin: ED110 | New comment by Helen Saunders

I started an exercise routine last year and I really noticed the difference in my stress levels. I added a partner to the walk and just walking an takinking for 1 hour made all the difference to the...

What's Stressing You Out? | Origin: ED110 | New comment by Helen Saunders

Stress in a normal part of life but what I get stressed with the most at work is when I don't have enough time to teach students what they should know. Teaching six chapter in one week and having...

Making More Time for You | Origin: ED110 | New comment by Helen Saunders

When I moved into my newly shared office I did a lot of what was discussed in this module. I asked for my own shelf, color coded my folders oranized my books, to do list folder, etc. That made it so...

Taking Control of Your Time | Origin: ED110 | New comment by Helen Saunders

I like the the to do like. I have a large calendar that I use as my list.  

Support Material, Notes, and Assessment | Origin: ED109 | New comment by Helen Saunders

I agree the learning process is ongoing for an instructor and by creating lesson plans and taking notes will help to guide the course.   

Learning Objectives and Standards | Origin: ED109 | New comment by Helen Saunders

Standards for certifiation are always changing and by going through accrediation on an ongoing basis helps us to stay abreast of any new standards.   

Overview of Lesson Plans | Origin: ED109 | New comment by Helen Saunders

I like using our LMS because each module is clearly outlined for each student as what hands on procedures they will attempt in lab. Students are aware so that they can prepare themselves and if the...

Preparation for Lesson Planning | Origin: ED109 | New comment by Helen Saunders

Learn as much as you can about your students by using assessment strategies. Get in tune with your class by utilizing pretests and gathering information about pre-existing foundational knowledge that...

Fundamentals of Asynchronous Labs | Origin: EL116 | New comment by Helen Saunders

I like the fact that we can now complete virtual labs on and off campus. Students seem to enjoy the making and avitar of themselves and completing the lab with real life scenarios.   

The Basics of Laboratory Design | Origin: EL116 | New comment by Helen Saunders

Keeping online students engaged in an asynchronous evnironment is very challenging. Feedback and communication is key and we focus on this as soon as students enter the program. Students must...