Mar
02

Date: Thursday, Mar 2, 2017

Time: 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Add to CalendarTeaching and Learning Show 'n' Share: Staying Connected: Creating and Maintaining Community in Online Learning Environments - ONLINE03/02/2017 11:00 AM03/02/2017 12:00 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverPresented by: Louise Stern, Social Work, Faculty of Health and Human ServicesA challenge for online learning and teaching is the creation of community - how do we get our students to be actively engaged with the course content and one another when they are not face-to-face in the classroom? Interaction and collaboration in online settings is not necessarily intuitive for people coming out of traditional learning environments and they require guidance and opportunity to be involved and engaged. This short presentation will provide tips for instructors to creating a strong 'community of learners' including the use of technology, instructor presence and roles, and course development and structure. Audience | VIU Campus CommunityDate | Thursday, March 2 | 11:30-12 pmRegistration | InVIU Direct LinkLocation | Online version - you will be emailed the URL to access the online room where we will be meetingQuestions | kathleen.bortolin@viu.ca | Centre for Innovation and Excellence in LearningPlease ensure you have access to a microphone and webcam, or contact us in the Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning to access one. Closer to the session, you will be emailed the URL to access the online room where we’ll be meeting – along with tips for access and participation.false

Presented by: Louise Stern, Social Work, Faculty of Health and Human Services

A challenge for online learning and teaching is the creation of community - how do we get our students to be actively engaged with the course content and one another when they are not face-to-face in the classroom? Interaction and collaboration in online settings is not necessarily intuitive for people coming out of traditional learning environments and they require guidance and opportunity to be involved and engaged. This short presentation will provide tips for instructors to creating a strong 'community of learners' including the use of technology, instructor presence and roles, and course development and structure. 

Audience | VIU Campus Community

Date | Thursday, March 2 | 11:30-12 pm

Registration | InVIU Direct Link

Location | Online version - you will be emailed the URL to access the online room where we will be meeting

Questions | kathleen.bortolin@viu.ca | Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning

Please ensure you have access to a microphone and webcam, or contact us in the Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning to access one. Closer to the session, you will be emailed the URL to access the online room where we’ll be meeting – along with tips for access and participation.

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