Facilitating Inclusive Online Discussions


Nov. 9, 2021, 11am to 12pm

Office/Remote Location



Meaningful discussions are one of many ways that student learning can take place in online courses. A major challenge when engaging online is taking known educational best practices and adapting them for an online environment. In this workshop, we will review how to translate and implement effective facilitation principles in the virtual world.  By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Learn how to develop engaging online discussions
  • learn how to establish expectations for virtual discussions

The Grad Academy Pillars: Teaching

The Grad Academy Program: GTC, GMC

Learning Experience: Interactive

Time Commitment: < 2 hours

Lifecycle Stage: N/A


  • Ted Weisman, Embedded Instructional Technologist, Online Education
  • Suzanne Becker, Embedded Educational Technologist, Online Education

Admission Information

This workshop is open to UNLV students. Please log in to your Grad Rebel Gateway account and click on The Grad Academy tab to RSVP for this workshop.

Contact Information

Nevena Cvijetic
Graduate College

External Sponsor

Graduate College