Online Teaching Strategies


Sep. 8, 2021, 4pm to 5pm

Office/Remote Location



As universities increase the volume of online courses offered, instructors feel immense pressure to create quality learning experiences. Seasoned professors and new Teaching Assistants alike are researching strategies to engage students in the new virtual norm. A key challenge when teaching 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 teaching principles in the virtual world. By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Learn how to adapt educational best practices to an online environment
  • Learn how to develop engaging course materials
  • Learn strategies that will keep students engaged in your online course
  • Learn how to best communicate expectations with your students in an online environment

The Grad Academy Pillars: Teaching
The Grad Academy Program: GCTC
Learning Experience: Lecture
Time Commitment:
< 2 hours
Lifecycle Stage: Early-Mid Master’s, Early-Mid Doctoral

  • Ted Weisman, Embedded Instructional Technologist, Online Education

Admission Information

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

Contact Information

UNLV Graduate College
Nevena Cvijetic

External Sponsor

Graduate College