Curtiss Hall 142
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Discover a new online format to use in training employees and/or providing customer education. The asynchronous teacher-led online course with a start and end date has been shown to be cost-effective and superior to other online formats for intensive and comprehensive training and education. Millions of employees coming into the workplace have already experienced it. Now you can get the best training in building and teaching online from a national online learning authority who has taught thousands how to teach online.
Two-month course; William A. Draves and Leslie Kowalczyk, Instructors.
To provide participants with:
Upon successful completion of the course, you will:
Unit 1 - Training Online
Unit 2 - How the Internet is Changing How We Train
Unit 3 - Developing Your Online Course
Unit 4 - Keys to successful Online Courses
Unit 5 - Creating your online course curriculum
Unit 6 - Building Content Online
Unit 7 - Measuring Online Learning
Unit 8 - Teaching the Online Course
About online learning
Online learning is a fun, enjoyable and very productive way to learn. Millions of people are learning online each year. You will engage with the instructor and other participants. You will get to know your instructor and other participants. You may make friends.
How the Course Works
It is easy to participate in your online course. After you register, you will be given a web address to go to get into your online classroom. You will have a password and use your email address and password to gain access.
Participate when you want
You can participate any time of day or evening. The online classroom is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. There are no live real-time requirements or meetings. You decide when you participate. For the best learning, participants should log into the course on 2-3 different days of the week.
What you will do
The Discussion for each Unit lasts one week. All comments are made in writing and can be made at any time of the day or night.
Your instructor will log into the Discussion area at least once a day and answer questions, make comments, and respond to comments by you and the other participants.
We encourage you to make 2-3 comments each week to maximize your learning and enjoyment of the course.
It’s easy. It’s fun.
About the Instructor
William A. Draves is one of the foremost authorities in the world on teaching online. More than 6,000 faculty and teachers have taken this course. He did his graduate work in education, with an emphasis on adult education, from The George Washington University in Washington DC.
Draves has taught for over thirty years, including teaching at the graduate level. His books include "How to Teach Adults," the most popular book ever written on the subject, and "Energizing the Learning Environment."
He has been interviewed by Wired.com, The New York Times, NPR, NBC Nightly News, Washington Post, Virtual University News, Chronicle of Higher Education and other national media.
Who Should Attend:
Those professionals looking to discover a new online format to use in training employees and/or providing customer education.