Calling All Teachers: Join Teacher Training MOOC on WizIQ
Do you have the passion to teach and are curious about teaching online?
Do you have an internet connection?
Do you want to better your online teaching techniques and curriculum management methods?
If so, WizIQ is offering a 4-week self-paced massive open online course (MOOC) beginning June 15, 2014 dedicated to the development of skills needed to be a successful online teacher. WizIQ brings to you the opportunity to learn from the best so that you can become one of the best! Teachers Teaching Online is free and open to all teachers interested in getting started in online teaching and those seeking to develop their skills.
Created and overseen by Fluency MC (Jason R Levine), this course showcases 19 highly talented presenters who possess exceptional talent for engaging learners and making them comfortable with new online teaching tools and methodologies. It is designed for teachers with or without prior experience in online teaching.
List of presenters include:
Jack Askew, Mark Barnes, Marisa Constantinides, David Deubelbeiss, Dr. Nellie Deutsch, Sylvia Guinan, Vicky Hollett, Rich Kiker, Jason R. Levine, Mark Barnes, Vicky Loras, Nik Peachey, Heike Philp, Barbara Hoskins Sakamoto, Chuck Sandy, Ludmila Smirnova, Graham Stanley, Shelly Sanchez Terrell, Liz Walker, and Andrew Wickman
TTO is designed for busy teachers with limited time for online professional development. To earn a Certificate of Participation you need :
1) Attend or watch 4 one-hour classes.
2) Participate in discussions on the class pages.
3) Take online quizzes to check your understanding of the material.
Session topics include: creating courses (live, async, big, small), course management, using tools in the virtual classroom, stimulating class discussions, assigning work to students, building your audience, assessing students’ performance, using media in the classroom, and marketing your courses. Thus, enabling the participant to explore, learn and implement the very best in online learning techniques.
Live classes will be delivered via the WizIQ Virtual Classroom and class recordings will be available for download. Learners will have lifetime access to class recordings and course content.
Get better at understanding and implementing new techniques. Get better at online teaching.