Tips for Teaching Online
Provide ample communication to create a positive learning environment that will enable the learning process.
Facilitate the discussion board by reviewing the comments without controlling or intervening.
Treat each student as an individual and value their contrubutions.
Respond quickly by posting daily or on a daily schedule. Time delays in a threaded discussion can be frustrating for students.
Instructors should model behavior by facilitating the development of social skills.
Skills should be outlined in course syllabus.
Marisa Kenney MEDUC 615 "Effective Online Instrction" February 22, 2013