Help students stay engaged and succeed in a virtual learning environment that is effective and encouraging.
“The online format works really well and is even better than taking an in-person class. I absolutely loved this class.” That’s a real quote from a student in a CS1 course at UC Riverside, where Professor Frank Vahid has taught the course online since 2013. Evaluation comments from other students are similar.
Online courses have unique advantages that – if capitalized upon – can not only yield grades similar to in-person classes, but also less stressed students and instructors, too. In this webinar, Frank Vahid and Engineering Content Lead Nikitha Sambamurthy summarize what is needed to establish rapport, why the chat feature is the actual star, and the importance of strong learning outside class through an interactive and engaging learning platform, like zyBooks. This webinar will allow you to: