Tarakeshwar Pilarisetty

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Follow-up Plans for Student Learning | Origin: ED312 | New comment by Tarakeshwar Pilarisetty

Encouraging students to learn in groups would help cultivate a collaborative environment wherein students would also learn from their peers.  

How to Assess and Utilize a Learner's Favorite Frame of Mind | Origin: ED312 | New comment by Tarakeshwar Pilarisetty

This module made me aware that implementing teaching methods to cater to different learning styles requres more planning but does not adversely affect the teaching time.  

Make Educational Theory Relevant in Your Classes | Origin: ED312 | New comment by Tarakeshwar Pilarisetty

We have been exposed to four other kinds of learners: Friendzy twins, Nattie, Rainbow and Rapper. Catering to their characteristic learning styles would make us extremely effective...

Operationalizing Educational Theory in Your Classes | Origin: ED312 | New comment by Tarakeshwar Pilarisetty

Jabber, Touchy, Integer, and Loner, introduce us to different kinds of student learning styles. An effective teacher needs to understand the characteristics of each of them so that s/he can help them...

Successful Online Learning Techniques | Origin: EL108 | New comment by Tarakeshwar Pilarisetty

The guidelines needed to achieve a well designed and well-executed learning environment are described in this module. Furthermore, the module stresses on how planning, goal setting, and...

Technical Skills | Origin: EL108 | New comment by Tarakeshwar Pilarisetty

The techinical skills (synchronous communication, asynchronous communication, use of technology, online learning space, social communication) needed to do well in an online course are described in...

Non-Technical Skills | Origin: EL108 | New comment by Tarakeshwar Pilarisetty

The non-technical skills (effective communication, community of practice, reading and writing) needed to succeed in an online course are descrbied here. It is important to note that these skills are...

Online Persona | Origin: EL108 | New comment by Tarakeshwar Pilarisetty

Online instuctors should provide a well-articulated syllabus, specify the requirements for succeeding in the course. Clear instructions should be provided for submitting assignments. In general,...

Where to Begin | Origin: ED119 | New comment by Tarakeshwar Pilarisetty

In this module, we were introduced to several programs for dissemnination of information. We were also introduced to the concept of fair-use and copyright.  

Collaborative Learning | Origin: ED119 | New comment by Tarakeshwar Pilarisetty

Collaborative learning benefits both students and faculty in creating a sense of community. Students can learn from their peers and faculty can draw the best ideas ideas from educators outside of...