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Best Practices in Online Teaching

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Course by: Larry Ragan. E-mail the author

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Summary: This course provides practical strategies and pedagogical advice for instructors teaching in an online environment. The course includes advice about: preparing to teach in an online environment, managing the teaching of a course, and addressing larger issues surrounding online teaching (e.g. workload, intellectual property, etc.) The course includes interviews from a number of teachers who have taught in an online environment. This course is based on a training session offered to faculty who teach at The World Campus at Penn State University.

Instructor: Larry Ragan

Institution: Penn State World Campus

Course Number: OL2000

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