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Learning to Teach Online

Oliver Schinkten

5 mins

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In this illuminating course, instructional expert Oliver Schinkten provides a concise overview of the key skills you need to be an effective online instructor and help your students succeed.


Learning to Teach Online

Learning to Teach Online

by Oliver Schinkten


Following the COVID-19 pandemic, online and remote learning went from niche to mainstream overnight. But teaching online requires knowledge and digital tools above and beyond those required in a physical classroom.

Few are better placed to explain this new teaching paradigm than Oliver Schinkten, a national speaker, writer, and learning facilitator who founded AssistEd Shift and ComPassion Based Learning. Schinkten is passionate about revolutionizing education and providing students with a modern and personalized experience that inspires them to think critically.

In this course, Schinkten demonstrates how digital literacy, instructional design, and community management skills are all necessary to help students learn remotely. Learning to Teach Online lays a clear roadmap for creating an online course that encourages students to collaborate with each other and the instructor while deeply engaging with the material.

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The most successful online courses are ones in which learners feel empowered and openly communicate and collaborate with the instructor as well as with other learners.

- Oliver Schinkten

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