We condensed many of the ideas and best practices around online instruction discussed in our 6-week pedagogy course, "Bricks, Clicks, and Learning" to provide a basic set of guidelines to work from in considering virtual instruction for your courses.
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Derek Bok Center for Teaching at Harvard - additional resources on remote instruction.
The first day of class will set the overall tone for the rest of the semester even when online.
Below are our top recommendations! Don't let class be just a "Syllabus Day." We recommend holding your first class synchronously on zoom.