This self-paced, online course will give new faculty members and teaching assistants the information and confidence they need to be an effective college instructor. You will learn how to effectively design a course, create exams, manage content, increase student engagement, deal with common classroom challenges, evaluate learning, and more. Your instructor for the course is James Lang, director of the Center for Teaching Excellence at Assumption College. Learn More »
Teaching Online: Essential Elements for Faculty
This three-part online course provides an in-depth, yet straightforward explanation of online teaching’s essentials. You’ll gain valuable insight into the pedagogy of online teaching, the tools and technology at your disposal in the online classroom, and how to get your courses up and running efficiently and painlessly.
This course explores the best web-based tools for today’s classroom—and the most effective ways to integrate them into your courses. Whether you teach online, face-to-face, or blended courses, you’ll discover how technology can help students become active learners; contributing and collaborating in meaningful ways.