The image above links to the Faculty Focus article "Eight Steps for a Smoother Transition to Online Teaching."
1. Online Starter Resources: Free Downloads
- Assessment Strategies for Online Learning: Engagement and Authenticity (Dianne Conrad and Jason Openo)
2. Other Resources Abound
a. Gisella Scalese, the Education Librarian from the Education Library at Lakehead, compiled a list of ebooks that the library has purchased and made available with strategies for teaching online.
- These titles have been linked on the library's Covid-19 guide (in the "Teaching Online Ebooks" section"), and can be accessed using your Lakehead University email username and password.
b. Recommended Titles
- Best Practices in Engaging Online Learners Through Active and Experiential Learning Strategies Stephanie Smith Budhai. Routledge, 2017.
- Engaging the Online Learner : Activities and Resources for Creative Instruction, Rita-Marie Conrad and J. Ana Donaldson. Jossey-Bass, 2011.
- Continuing to Engage the Online Learner: Activities and Resources for Creative Instruction. Rita-Marie Conrad and J Ana Donaldson, Jossey-Bass, 2012.
- The Virtual Training Guidebook. Cindy Huggett, Association for Training and Development, 2013.
- Interact and Engage: 50+ Activities for Virtual Training, Meetings and Webinars. Kassy LaBorie, Association for Talent Development, 2015.
- The Online Teaching Survival Guide: Simple and Practical Pedagogical Tips. Judith V. Boettcher, Jossey-Bass, 2016.
- Online Teaching in the Digital Age. Pat Swenson, Sage, 2012.
Online Teaching at its Best: Merging Instructional Design with Teaching and Learning Research. Nilson, Linda Burzotta, and Goodson, Ludwika A. Jossey-Bass, 2018.
Online Teaching: Tools and Techniques to Achieve Success with Learners. Casey, K. Michael. Rowmam & Littlefield, 2018.
The Productive Online Professor: A Practical Guide. Stachowiak, Bonni. Stylus Publishing, 2020.