Zoom Hack #1: Use Polls on the fly with “generic questions”

2021-06-17T14:09:22-05:00Categories: Active Learning, Learning technologies, Online Teaching, Synchronous teaching|Tags: , , |

If you like to use poll questions in your classes but do not want to input countless polls into Zoom before class, there is a good workaround that I have been using to make it easier (and less work!) to use polling in your virtual class.

Online training in empathic mode

2021-06-18T08:14:45-05:00Categories: Online Teaching, Synchronous teaching|

An empathic pedagogy has been shown to benefit feelings of trust, enjoyment of study, motivation and engagement in learning, the development and strengthening of a bond between teacher and learners, the creation of a positive learning environment, the development of a sense of belonging to the group, the valuing of learning, and educational success.