Picture the scene; Athens, Greece, 4th Century BCE. The Department Head approaches Socrates, the most experienced and highly awarded teacher on the faculty, to tell him that he is to teach an online course in the coming semester:
Becky Nordyke came by to talk about what it’s like being completely new to online teaching. Listen in as she and Carolyn talk through the concerns and challenges Becky faces as she thinks through getting her course online.
I’m a social worker as well as an educator, and so I’m always looking for ways to get people together for a cause. I find that cultivating and connecting students to build knowledge and skills towards growth and change in our classroom is a good one! Sometimes it can be challenging to know where to start with the available tools on Blackboard.