Creating a Positive Presence in an Online Course

This is a guest post from one of our Master Reviewers.

Creating a Positive Presence in an Online Course

Author: Susan Schlicht, St. Cloud Technical and Community College

Quality Matters General Standard 1: Course Overview and Introduction
The overall design of the course is made clear to the student at the beginning of the course. The course introduction sets the tone for the course, lets students know what to expect, and provides guidance to ensure they get off to a good start. .

Do you wonder how to be a successful online teacher? Do you wonder how your own unique personality and teaching style will come across online? Do these concerns prevent you from attempting to teach online? If you answered yes to one or all of these questions then you need to know that there is nothing to fear – and much to gain. You too can teach online and maintain your personal touch! Continue reading