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Online Student Wins Gold
Student Perspectives - Aaron Aldrich
As we seek to provide top-notch courses and programs in the online environment, we must remember that the experience of designing and implementing is only half of the equation. On the other side are the students – our partners in education. But we don’t always know much about what online looks like from the student perspective.
So how do we learn more about what happens on the other side of the screen?
Today we are featuring an interview with Aaron Aldrich. Aaron is a recent graduate of CU Denver’s Information and Learning Technologies Master's program.
Topics: Online students
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Connecting With Students
In the years since I finished my undergraduate education, I’ve kept in touch with a few of my professors, one of whom had a lasting and particularly powerful impact on my work as an educator. He taught three of my education courses, and modeled the kind of openness and authenticity I strive for in my own work and teaching. After every class session, he would ask the entire class: is there anything I can do different or better?
Technology requirements for online students
As a new semester begins, it is helpful to remind your students that are taking an online class about the technical requirements that are necessary to be successful in an online course.
The Viz: When Are Assignments Due?
Consider this tip
Post an announcement in your course the first week, to welcome your students to the course and let them know what they should expect the first week.
Webinars to introduce your students to Canvas
We are hosting four 30 minute webinars for students to get acquainted with Canvas. These webinars will provide a step-by-step overview of the Canvas platform. This would be a great event to mention to your students (especially those students that are new to Canvas). The dates and times of the student webinars are:
Tell The Reader More
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- Bullets are great
- For spelling out benefits and
- Turning visitors into leads.