HQ Online Learning - Workshop Companion
Online and Hybrid Learning Professional Development for Upper Elem and Secondary K-12 Teachers
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Video Lesson Content
Section 1: Introduction To The Eight Elements
Provides an overview of the course content as well as introducing the Eight Elements of high-quality online learning.
Distance Learning Evidence Assessment - Summary of 60+ articles on Online Learning
Article - What survey's tell us about how online learning went - Chalkbeat
Article - How Online School Stack Up Against Traditional Schools - Star Tribune
Editable Norms for Live Online Lesson - Click to make your own Google Docs copy
Wheel Decide - Editable spinner to make live lessons more fun and enjoyable
Section 2: Best Practices and Lesson Formats
Shows how to integrate the Eight Elements into the structure of your course as well as providing example formats for the design of your online lessons.
Seven Day Template - Suggested schedule for the first seven days online
Article - Formative Assessment in Distance Learning - Edutopia
Article - Adapting Science Lessons For Distance Learning - Edutopia
Section 3: Tips for Student Success
Ten suggestions for students that will help them be more successful with online learning.
10 Tips for Student Success - Printable handout for students
Article - 5 Ways to Boost Attendance in Virtual Class Meetings - John Spencer
Article - Fostering a Strong Community in a Virtual Classroom - Edutopia
Section 4: CORE Tools for Online Learning
Shares five technology tools that form the CORE of high-quality online instruction and suggestions about how to utilize them.
Zoom Security Settings List - Checklist of suggested security settings for Zoom
Section 5: Google Apps and Online Learning
How can Google Apps be best utilized to support online learning?
Section 6: Additional Tools and Apps
What tools and resources can I utilize to help my students create as well as consume in an online environment?
Wide Open School - Large hub of resources hosted by Common Sense Media.
Homeschool Answers - Resource hub with activities, projects, and curriculum.
Digital Math Inspirator - Website with lots of great online tools for math.
Section 7: Advanced Pedagogical Approaches
Provides examples and structures for replicating learner-centered learning structures like project-based learning, inquiry-based learning, experiential learning, etc.
5E's Hyperdoc Example - Example of a 5E's lesson encapsulated in a single Hyperdoc
Choice-Based Assessment Template - Template for a choice-based assessment map.
The following materials are available only through our live online workshop.
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