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Date: Tuesday, Jan 26, 2016

Time: 3:30PM - 5:00PM
Add to CalendarLet’s Teach Online: Communication and Community Building Strategies for Online and Blended Courses Day 101/26/2016 03:30 PM01/26/2016 05:00 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverHave you ever wondered what a class discussion would look like online? Are you curious about how online communities can develop, and how they can support your classroom community? Do you want to use VIULearn to more effectively communicate with your learners?This 3-part learning series will share a variety of strategies for connecting with your learners in an online environment. We will focus on techniques for communicating your expectations, creating engaging discussions, and building online communities. This series will also touch on the tools VIULearn has to help you communicate with your learners.This series is offered in either a blended or fully-online format. You can choose to attend our three learning sessions face-to-face or attend some or all of them fully online through VIUOnline Rooms. Between sessions, you will engage with other teaching faculty members online, use the tools and strategies we discuss and experience how community can be built with your online learners.Note: Please ensure you have a headset/microphone and good bandwidth to access VIUonline Rooms and VIULearn during this learning series. It is also optimal that you are available to attend all 3 sessions to aid in replicating the ‘community-building’ experience.Audience:            Open to all VIU Campus Community MembersRegister:              https://inviu.viu.ca (log in to InVIU Pro D Calendar, choose date, select ‘Register Me’)Questions?           Stephanie.Boychuk@viu.caNAN                      B305, R514           (Tuesdays) Jan 26 + Feb 9 + Feb 16  3:30 – 5 pm (for each day)false

Have you ever wondered what a class discussion would look like online?

Are you curious about how online communities can develop, and how they can support your classroom community?

Do you want to use VIULearn to more effectively communicate with your learners?

This 3-part learning series will share a variety of strategies for connecting with your learners in an online environment. We will focus on techniques for communicating your expectations, creating engaging discussions, and building online communities. This series will also touch on the tools VIULearn has to help you communicate with your learners.

This series is offered in either a blended or fully-online format. You can choose to attend our three learning sessions face-to-face or attend some or all of them fully online through VIUOnline Rooms. Between sessions, you will engage with other teaching faculty members online, use the tools and strategies we discuss and experience how community can be built with your online learners.

Note: Please ensure you have a headset/microphone and good bandwidth to access VIUonline Rooms and VIULearn during this learning series. It is also optimal that you are available to attend all 3 sessions to aid in replicating the ‘community-building’ experience.

Audience:            Open to all VIU Campus Community Members

Register:              https://inviu.viu.ca (log in to InVIU Pro D Calendar, choose date, select ‘Register Me’)

Questions?           Stephanie.Boychuk@viu.ca

NAN                      B305, R514           (Tuesdays) Jan 26 + Feb 9 + Feb 16  3:30 – 5 pm (for each day)

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