Faculty Sharing and Training

Faculty Day of Sharing July 29, 2020

Video Playlist

Faculty Day of Sharing and Technology Training, July 2020   MercerOnline in conjunction with the Deans and Faculty present recorded session from the two day of sharing and training to prepare for online, remote and hybrid teaching for the Fall 2020 semester.  

Faculty Sharing Presentations

Creating a Virtual Classroom Asynchronous and Synchronous (.ppt) Professor Lisa Shave Online learning environments are more prevalent in teacher education than ever before. Today’s technology has evolved so that a student can access instruction from a desktop computer via web conferencing tools that simulate the traditional classroom experience.

Organized People Never Have to Look for Things (.ppt) Professor Ellen Genovesi The transition from face to face to remote or online teaching often seems daunting.    Well organized online course materials encourage student motivation and performance. Using the course syllabus as a road map, this presentation  will demonstrate how a combination of organizational techniques is often needed to best represent the structure of your course and the needs of the students. 

Engaging Online Learners - Learned Best Practices Through the Lens of Faculty and Students (.ppt) Laura Sosa   This session will present effective practices for online teaching learned through trial,    error, research, and as an online student myself. Topics will cover Discussion Board, Student Communication, and Assessment. The session will include time for Q&A from participants.

Technology Training July 30, 2020 

Technology Presentation

Tech Tools to Enhance Student Engagement in Your Course (.ppt) Review free tech tools that can enhance student engagement and participation in your class. 

Faculty Day of Sharing and Technology Training

Video Playlists

Faculty Day of Sharing and Technology Training, August 2020 MercerOnline in conjunction with the Deans and Faculty present recorded session from the two day of sharing and training to prepare for online, remote and hybrid teaching for the Fall 2020 semester.

Faculty Day of Sharing and Technology Training, Fall 2020 - A day of sharing and training to prepare for online, remote and hybrid teaching for the Fall 2020 semester.

Technology Presentation

Virtual Classroom Tools (.ppt) Professor Lisa Shave highlights various online classroom tools.