Best Practices in Online Education
#134: What Makes a Great College Instructor?
Instructors must evaluate their teaching style to ensure student success. Here are questions teachers must ask when planning their next course and other tips to be effective in the online classroom.
#133: Improving Student Engagement Using Metrics and Data
Student engagement is a critical part of learning. In this episode, learn how educators can use metrics and data to better understand how to improve student engagement.
#131: Benefits of Offering Choices in the Online Classroom
Providing students with choices in assignments can add excitement and increase student creativity. Learn about ways teachers can add more choices in the online classroom.
#130: 8 Teaching Strategies to Improve Efficiency and Connection
Efficiency is important, but online educators must be mindful not to sacrifice student relationships for the sake of efficiency.
#126: Tips for Educators Starting a New Online Class
Many teachers, especially those who are new to online teaching, struggle to figure out how to connect with students in an online class.
#117: Culturally Responsive Teaching and Learning
The goal of culturally responsive teaching is to help students feel more comfortable, connected and understood in the classroom. Learn ways to create a more inclusivity.
#114: Using Video to Provide Feedback to Online Students
It can be easy for online educators to “hide behind a keyboard.” Learn how using video to provide information and feedback can engage students and improve efficiency.
#110: How to Bring Creativity into Your Online Classroom
Creativity fosters learning so it’s important for online teachers to find ways to encourage creativity among students. Learn what to integrate creative approaches.
#109: How to Develop Your Instructor Presence in the Online Classroom
Building your presence and persona as an instructor is incredibly important in an online classroom. Learn ways to develop a strong presence with students.
#107: Managing Sick Time or Emergencies as an Online Teacher
You never know when emergencies or illness may strike. Learn tips to help online educators prepare for unexpected absences, illnesses, or other emergencies.
#100: Celebrating 100 Episodes with 5 Most Popular Topics for Online Teachers
Agility and continuous improvement are essential parts of online education. In this milestone episode, learn about the top 5 listener favorites.
#97: Tips on Teaching Writing: From Essay Maps to Critiquing
Being an effective writer is a foundational skill but teaching students how to write can be both challenging and overwhelming for educators. Learn tips on teaching writing.
#94: Strategies for Applying Andragogy, Constructivism, and Heutagogy
This content first appeared on APUEdge.com Podcast with Dr. Bethanie L. Hansen, Department...
#82: Be Present: Best Practices for Authentic Teaching Online
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#81: Enhancing Online Discussion Forums to Improve Student Learning
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#78: Simplify Your Online Teaching with a Learning Framework
Simplify Your Online Teaching with Learning Frameworks This content first appeared at APUEdge.com....
#76: How to use a Learning Management System to Put Your Class Online
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#75: Moving Your Course Online? Orientation to Online Education
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#74: Benefits of Small Group Discussions in Online Classrooms
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#72: A Quick Guide to Blended Learning for Online Educators
This content first appeared at APUEdge.com. Teachers and trainers can develop effective blended...
#71: 7 Best Practices for Online Teaching
Teachers can be successful teaching online by adopting best practices to help them prepare and...
#70: Parallel Thinking for the Online Educator
This content first appeared at APUEdge.com Thinking is a skill that can always be further...
#65: Strategies to Make Discussion Boards More Engaging [Podcast]
This content initially appeared at APUEdge.Com Discussion boards are a required part of many...
#62: Connecting with Students Through Zoom
This content first appeared at APUEdge.com.Engaging with students and building a sense of...