More and more colleges and universities are using ‘Live Chats’ and ‘Virtual Office Hours’ to connect with students. On this episode, Jim and Beth review the article, “Build Community, Extend Learning with Online Synchronous Sessions” by Rob Kelly, published on Faculty Focus on March 14, 2014. For several years, Jim has used ‘Live Chats’ in his classes and adds insights based on his experiences.
To read the original article, go to http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/asynchronous-learning-and-trends/build-community-extend-learning-online-synchronous-sessions/.
We hope to see you at the Teaching Professor Technology Conference September 30 through October 2 in Atlanta. We will be there interviewing some of the presenters for our podcast. We hope you will stop by our table and say hello! For information about the conference, go to www.TeachingProfessorTechnologyConference.com.