5 Free Virtual Whiteboard Programs

Online whiteboards can be an excellent tool to utilize as you navigate virtual and hybrid classrooms. They are interactive learning spaces that can be accessed from almost anywhere, whether on the computer, tablet, or even smart phone. Instructors need only share the board with their students, and everyone instantly has a real time display of … Continue reading 5 Free Virtual Whiteboard Programs

Thoughts on Distance Learning from College Students

As many schools are adjusting to distance learning in response to COVID-19, students have encountered new challenges as they adapt to new surroundings and learning environments. We recently asked our Student Ambassadors if they had any tips for online learning, and they shared many helpful pieces of advice. Here’s what they had to share: Keep … Continue reading Thoughts on Distance Learning from College Students

Helping math learners succeed online with Dr. Paul Nolting

Dr. Paul Nolting, author of Winning at Math,  is an expert in math learning strategies and diagnosing learning deficiencies.  His lifelong passion has been helping mathematics students become stronger learners and working with faculty to incorporate the teaching of study skills in the math classroom.  As the shift to complete online delivery of courses occurs, … Continue reading Helping math learners succeed online with Dr. Paul Nolting

6 Ways to Get Students Engaged in a Distance Learning Course

How do you get and keep students engaged in an online course?  This is a critically important question.  Personal connection – that’s our answer.  Promoting social interaction, staying in constant communication, and building collaboration into the online learning environment is vital to student engagement.   We are by nature very social creatures.  Interaction and the feeling … Continue reading 6 Ways to Get Students Engaged in a Distance Learning Course