Topic: Engaging Students Online
Online courses are often based on text, images, and prepared multimedia presentations. Instructor-generated video captured for a specific class at a specific time can move students’ attitudes about online learning from feeling “canned” to an engaging and personal experience. This presentation describes several ways to create targeted online course video.
Orientation and transition programs for new students are well-developed for many residential colleges and universities. However, these programs are often under-developed for online student populations. This presentation will briefly demonstrate effective transition programming that increases student engagement and persistence.