Hege Library & Learning Technologies

For Faculty: Instructional Continuity

This guide gives instructors a rundown of strategies that can help ensure instructional continuity during situations that might interrupt instruction such as severe weather events, campus closures, and the like.

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.