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Hege Library & Learning Technologies

For Faculty: COVID-19 Instructional Continuity in Spring 2020

This guide is a copy of the original Instructional Continuity Guide used during the move to remote teaching in Spring 2020 due to COVID-19. It exists to retain and share this collection of resources for anyone who needs them.

Discussion Prompts

Best Practices for Online Discussions

One of the tips all of these articles have in common is the idea that instructors need to be present in the discussion boards.  Let students lead the discussion but be sure to clarify, redirect, encourage, and deepen the discussions.  Model to students how you want them to engage and collaborate in the community.