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Random Thoughts on Instructional Design

Effective Online Teaching Tip 9

Bring closure to each session before moving on.

It is valuable to provide “we are all together” moments to segue from one session or assignment to the next. These pauses help to keep the course participants united as they establish a collective understanding of what they have completed and what they are about to do. Session summaries provide this closure in part, but a number of other types of activities can be used to provide these synergistic moments.

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This entry was posted on November 18, 2007 by in Tip Jar.

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