Explore these helpful resources for Pre-K-12 educators who are moving from the traditional classroom to online teaching.
These engaging self directed modules are tailored to prepare PK-12 teachers transition to the the virtual environment.
Setting Up Your Class
This collection of resources helps you properly set up your virtual classroom and offers tips on accessibility, curriculum, and making an effective transition to a remote classroom.
Facilitating a Live Session
Here you will find helpful links to making your online classroom effective, including learning apps, Zoom tutorials, workshops, and more.
An online classroom requires engagement and interaction to be productive and useful. This collection of resources helps facilitate student interaction with distance learning toolkits, as well as training on EDMODO.
Feedback is a critical component of any classroom, virtual or otherwise. This collection of resources helps you look at the various types of feedback (verbal, written, or gestural) and how you can use them to improve student performance.
Best Practices & Exceptional Student Experience
This category covers all the things an educator needs to create a positive learning environment for students online, including the importance of instructor presence, and good teaching practices from the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC).
Open Ed Resources
This category includes several links to virtual textbooks, quality instructional materials, and resources from the LA County Office of Education that you can implement in your own virtual classroom.
These resources focus primarily on online learning and online teaching at the elementary school level. Topics include using Zoom for group meetings, hybrid classes, and how to be a more effective online teacher.
These resources focus primarily on online learning and online teaching at the high school level, covering topics like creating an online classroom, the NEA, hybrid classes, and how to be a more effective online teacher.
National University is partnering with Sanford Programs to present “Building a Bridge to Online Teaching,” a webinar series designed to help educators navigate the transition to the virtual classroom.