8 Modules to Help You Thrive in a Virtual Classroom
Module 1: Simplifying Your Work
Find ways to simplify curriculum, student instructions, grading, and your daily schedule. You’ll be equipped with concrete processes to simplify your work, giving you the time and energy to focus on the teaching and learning that matters most.
Module 2: Mastering the Virtual Meeting
Master strong classroom management in a virtual classroom, as well as best practices for giving virtual direct instruction. We also cover how to have engaging and effective online class discussions.
Module 3: Building Relationships in a Virtual Classroom
Relationship building is one of the most effective ways to increase student engagement and boost participation. You’ll learn specific strategies and activities to form strong relationships with students in a virtual classroom.
Module 4: Engaging and Empowering Students
Discover different ways to heighten student engagement in an online class. Explore strategies to empower students as well as how to make virtual learning more authentic––and more engaging. This module also includes an entire lesson on virtual Project Based Learning.
Module 5: Maximizing Communication with Parents
Learn the best practices to maximize regular communications with parents. From creating routines, to empowering parents to engage with your virtual class, this module is about making every parent an ally in your classroom.
Module 6: Suggested Tools and Resources
A curated list of free tools and resources that will help you and your students stay organized, have clear communication with each other, create dynamic work, and discover deeper learning online.
Module 7: Managing Assessment
Streamline grading while still giving strong formative feedback to students. We also discuss ways to assess skills and student’s content understanding in a virtual classroom.
Module 8: Practicing Self-Care as a Virtual Teacher
The best practices to care for yourself as an educator so you can care for your students. Teachers will be equipped with practices to adopt immediately that will have a measurable impact on their well being.