In this module, we have reviewed many of the tips and techniques seasoned online instructors have to offer with respect to how to manage time and provide a sense of flexibility in the online classroom. This information is targeted primarily to teachers who are new to teaching online. We have focused on the following:
- Setting guidelines for communication and managing grades
- Encouraging time management strategies for students
- Providing room for flexibility
A handout of all the management strategies discussed is available in the sidebar, along with a list of the discussion questions. For a review of the module, complete the exercise below. A final assessment is available immediately following the references.