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Beginner's Guide to E-Learning: Tools for Distance and Classroom Learning is a Course

Beginner's Guide to E-Learning: Tools for Distance and Classroom Learning

Jun 20 - Jul 11, 2021
30.0 credits

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This course is designed for teachers just getting started with e-learning and distance learning. A wealth of free tools is available online that can be used not only in distance learning, but as part of regular classroom instruction with kids with iPads or Chromebooks. Student response systems, guided online lessons in math, science and language arts, podcasts, virtual field trips, tools for enriching an existing digital presentation and so much more will be presented in this course. Included are step-by-step instructions for each tool. If you are apprehensive about the challenges the coming year presents, this course is for you. Over 20 free tools will be presented. Teachers will gain confidence and benefit from collaborating with their peers from other Illinois schools on tools for implementing distance or blended learning programs. This course is suitable for teachers of grades K-12.  Younger students will need adult assistance with most of the tools presented in this course.

Sign up for the course at Several days prior to the start of the course, participants receive an email with instructions for accessing the course. A week’s material is posted at the start of each week.  Participants are expected to read content and review various resources, write replies/answer questions, share experiences, and engage in discussions with the course facilitator and other participants.  None of the assignments are completed in "real-time;" you can work at the times that best suit your own schedule.  
Course Dates: 6/20/2021, 7/10/2021
Time: Any time!  24/7 on your schedule
Coupon: Use the code CTUF25 on the Teacher’s Teacher website for $25 off 2021 classes! Or if you register for 3 classes at the same time, use the code CTUF100 for $100 off 3 classes.
In order to receive any credit, participants must be in attendance for the entire offering.
No refunds will be issued unless the offering is canceled by CTUF Quest Center.