Navigate 1- Commercial Vs. Open Source Virtual Classrooms

Synchronous learning allows the instructor and student to engage in real time using various resources such as group video conference, instant chat, and over the phone. These resources can be either commercial or open source resources. Commercial products such as GoToMeeting (video conference) require a paid subscription, but are beneficial due to better quality and …

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Participate Reflection

iNacol, the International Association for Online Learning, publishes Standards for Quality Online Teaching. Consider the following standards: Standard C: The online teacher plans, designs, and incorporates strategies to encourage active learning, application, interaction, participation, and collaboration in the online environment. Standard E: The online teacher models, guides, and encourages legal, ethical, and safe behavior related …

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