At this site we will compile useful resources that you can use during the summer to improve your courses for online teaching. These resources were assembled from suggestions from faculty, and also from looking at pages at our peer institutions. Enjoy!
https://kb.swarthmore.edu/display/ACADTECH/Online+Teaching+Resources+from+Other+Schools This site from Swarthmore College provides several links to online teaching resources from other schools in areas such as Labs, Dance and Studio Art.
https://teachanywhere.stanford.edu/best-practices This site is a useful resource for online teaching tips from Stanford University. At this site you will find a link to 10 Strategies for Creating Inclusive and Equitable Online Learning Environments, as well as a link to Accessibility Considerations for Online Teaching.
https://www.bowdoin.edu/baldwin-center/for-faculty/remote-learning-and-teaching/index.html This link will take you to the Bowdoin Remote Learning and Teaching page where you will find a link to their remote teaching readiness checklist.
https://kb.swarthmore.edu/display/ACADTECH/Resources+for+Teaching+Remotely This site from Swarthmore College provides practical guides for various online teaching tools.
https://www.oberlin.edu/cit/remote/strategies This site from Oberlin College of Conservatory offers Strategies for Remote Teaching and Learning.
https://teaching.cornell.edu/teaching-resources/planning-remote-teaching This site from Cornell University is a useful resource for preparing for alternative course delivery during Covid-19. Here you will find an online instruction readiness quiz.
https://environment.yale.edu/online-ed/transition-remote-teaching This site from Yale University includes a great tool – Moving from Campus to Online (PDF).
https://www.umass.edu/education/resources-remote-teaching This site from University of Massachusetts offers steps to take to make the shift to remote teaching.
https://digitallearning.ucsd.edu/ This site from UCSD offers strategies for remote instruction.
https://www.washington.edu/teaching/topics/teaching-remotely/ This site from University of Washington is a good resource for online teaching. It includes suggestions for Alternatives to high-stakes exams.
Social Learning Resources
Quizlet is a free study application that helps you create flashcards and learning tools. Please refer to the following links for step by step guides: Quizlet for Teachers, Teachers: Getting Started, Embedding Sets.
Strategies for Exams During Remote Learning – from Amherst’s Center for Teaching and Learning
Unproctored Online Assessments – University of Wisconsin Extended Campus Resource
Best Practices for Online Tests – Pepperdine
Thwarting online exam cheating without proctor supervision – Jr, Cluskey, & Ehlen, Craig & Raiborn, Mitchell. (2011). Journal of Academic and Business Ethics.
Restructuring Natural Science Labs for Remote Teaching – from Amherst’s Center for Teaching and Learning
Remote Labs – from The Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning at Harvard
Firsthand or secondhand data in school labs: It does not make a difference – Phys. Rev. Phys. Educ. Res. 16, 013102 – Published 9 March 2020
For Students & Faculty
https://learningconnection.stanford.edu/remotelearning This link to Stanford University’s Remote Learning page for students offers resources for students including a guide to Sleep Smarter: debunking common myths about sleep.
https://www.amherst.edu/offices/it/about-it/teaching-learning-covid19 This site from Amherst College provides students strategies for learning remotely.
https://www.macalester.edu/remote-teaching-and-learning/ This site from Macalester College is a good resource for both online teaching and learning. It includes a useful Zoom guide.