Just because you’re teaching an online class doesn’t mean you can’t have students work and learn together. When developing an online course, I try to include activities that students can do in collaboration with each other and to contribute to content of the course.
My post on GradHacker discusses some ideas for online activities that go beyond the typical discussion board conversation to make for a more interactive and differentiated experience. Take a look!
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