Sustaining Community √ §
Cultivating Human Connection in the Virtual Classroom
- Fostering Social Presence in the Online Classroom: Helping Students Meet Affective Learning Objectives, ILA Intersections, 2018.
- Teaching to Connect: Community-Building Strategies for the Virtual Classroom, Online Learning, 2019.
You may also wish to review the following book chapters that we discussed at a previous session (available as ebooks from the AOK library):
- Chapter 4: “Building Community” from Small Teaching Online by Flower Darby with James Lang--provides a few key ideas to help you think through the process.
- Chapter 6: “Developing Interactivity, Social Connection, and Community” from Online Teaching at Its Best by Linda Nilson and Ludwika Goodson--provides a deeper dive into these issues and links to resources.
§ Counts towards INNOVATE Certificate