online teaching resources for accessing tutorials describing strategies for the effective use of different platforms for online teaching and things to consider to improve learning

Converting a face-to-face course to an online offering presents many challenges and anxieties. At the heart of any online course lies the platform for delivering it. As we continue to adapt to the disruptions caused by COVID-19, the need to develop or enhance online content is more important now than ever. To facilitate your ongoing efforts, a listing of webinars/tutorials describing the use of Microsoft Teams, Office 365 apps, Blackboard Collaborate Ultra, Zoom, and tips from Wiley publishing are provided for you to access at your leisure.

Using Microsoft Teams to teach an online course

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LiEGspEwZ-E

https://education.microsoft.com/en-us/course/9c9f5c11/overview

Creating a collaborative learning environment with Microsoft teams

https://education.microsoft.com/en-us/course/b1e15cfc/overview

Using Office 365 app Microsoft Sway to create presentations, newsletters, or document

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V3dspMKu_xI

Using Office 365 app Microsoft Forms to create surveys and quizzes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BkEck5XTcF4

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra for Moderators

https://help.blackboard.com/Collaborate/Ultra/Moderator

Best practices when using Blackboard Collaborate Ultra

https://help.blackboard.com/Collaborate/Ultra/Moderator/Moderate_Sessions/Session_Best_Practices

Creating breakout groups using Blackboard Collaborate Ultra

https://help.blackboard.com/Collaborate/Ultra/Moderator/Moderate_Sessions/Breakout_groups

Creating break out rooms using ZOOM

https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206476093-Getting-Started-with-Video-Breakout-Rooms?_ga=2.22460984.265218935.1591284498-497200768.1591284498

Creating polls using ZOOM

https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/213756303-Polling-for-Meetings

How to use Zoom for online course videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EJUXlL3rHzA

Wiley Publishing: Implementing Mobile-friendly Courses Online at Universities

https://edservices.wiley.com/mobile-devices-online-classrooms-use-demographic-higher-education/

Wiley Publishing: On-Demand Webinar: Delivering Quality Student Experiences in Virtual Learning Environments

https://edservices.wiley.com/delivering-quality-student-experiences-in-virtual-learning-environments/