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09/24/2020
Instructor Presence Series Part 2: The Importance of Instructor Presence
Studies and articles invariably state that frequent and intentional online instructor presence has a positive effect on student engagement and satisfaction. This article explores direct feedback from Miami Regionals students when asked about instructor presence in their online courses.
09/24/2020
Instructor Presence Series Part 3: Communication and Visibility
Discover easily actionable ideas to be more visible to your online students and improve communication with them throughout the semester.
09/24/2020
Instructor Presence Series Part 4: Pre-Course Planning
Frontloading an online course with your policies, communication plan, and prework assignments eases beginning-of-semester stress for both you and your students once the course opens. Learn 3 strategies for prepping your course and students for success in this article.
09/24/2020
Instructor Presence Series Part 5: Engagement and Facilitation
Engaging students and facilitating their learning experience in the online environment may seem more daunting than in a face-to-face setting, but it doesn’t have to be. This article covers key ways to keep students engaged throughout your online course.
09/24/2020
How-To: Restore Deleted Items in Canvas
Have you ever wished you could undo a mistake or bring back deleted items in your Canvas course? In this article, we will show you 3 features in Canvas that will allow you to do just that.
09/21/2020
Ohio SBDC Announces Upcoming Programs
The Ohio Small Business Development Center , a part of Miami Regional's Commerce Hub, will launch a year-long series of programs.
09/21/2020
Inspire Discussion and Engagement with Creative Canvas Discussion Boards
Discussions are a critical part of student learning, but both in-person and online discussions can have lackluster results if not structured and facilitated properly. This article explores the potential challenges of discussion boards, the various roles instructors can have within them, as well as class discussion format options and tips for creating and managing effective ones.
09/17/2020
How-To: Access Attendance Reports in Webex and Zoom
Learn how to take attendance for virtual lectures and class meetings by downloading the attendance reports in Webex and Zoom.