Virtual Learning

Let's Engage Learners Virtually! (I1017)

In this short course, you will discover the value of virtual, synchronous classes with learners. See how to best engage these learners to provide them unique learning opportunities. By the conclusion of the course, you will walk away with at least three strategies or activities that you can adapt to your virtual teaching.

Course Author: Anita Young

  • Welcome To Your Course
  • Welcome
  • Where Do We Begin?
  • What Is Engagement and Why Is It So Important to the Learning Process?
  • The Attention Span of an Engaged Learner
  • Don't Reinvent the Wheel
  • Start Building Your Toolbox
  • Engage from the Beginning!
  • Planning for Live Sessions with a Variety of Activities
  • Behind the Scenes: Planning for Learner Engagement Using Google Slides
  • Your Toolbox of Engagement Strategies
  • Wrap Up
  • Share an Engaging Activity or Idea for a Virtual Classroom
  • Share Your Feedback
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever