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Teaching Writing Online

In this article: Creating Community | Facilitating Collaboration | Building Motivation | Scaffolding Assignments | Addressing Different Learning Styles | Facilitating Peer Review | Providing Feedback | Integrating with Canvas | Final Tips | Additional …

Teaching Writing Online

In this article: Creating Community | Facilitating Collaboration | Building Motivation | Scaffolding Assignments | Addressing Different Learning Styles | Facilitating Peer Review | Providing Feedback | Integrating with Canvas | Final Tips | Additional …

Cameron Steagall: Climate Change & Plastics

Naval Postgraduate SchoolMonterey, CA Ocean ConservancySanta Cruz, CA Cameron will be splitting his time between NPS and Ocean Conservancy over the Summer. At NPS, Cameron will work on military installation and adaptation measures against sea-level rise and extreme weather events. This position is reliant on research and outreach to all levels of government regarding policy […]

Assessment & Feedback in Online Settings

Assessment and feedback are key parts of the learning cycle. Meaningful feedback is especially important to learning, as it provides students with detailed information about their work that helps guide them toward enhanced understanding of a subject, a…

Strategies for Engaging Students Online

In the shift to online learning, how can we create opportunities for learner engagement through the types of activities that are familiar in our face to face classrooms? Much in the same way as in our face to face classrooms, in an online, active learn…

Oceane Ringuette: Climate Change Team

Ocean Protection CouncilSacramento, California, U.S.AJune 1-July 31, 2020 Over the course of the 9-week summer internship, Oceane will work with the California Ocean Protection Council’s Climate Change Team to help meet the discussed climate change targets and actions explicitly identified in Goal One of the Strategic Plan to Protect California’s Coast and Ocean: COPC Strategic […]

Elizabeth Francis: Analyzing Blue Carbon

National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationGreater Farallones National Marine SanctuarySan Francisco, California, U.S.A.June 1 – August 21, 2020 Elizabeth will be working with the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary to analyze potential sources of blue carbon storage with a case study conducted on the Bolinas Lagoon. She will then analyze and asses the results of her […]

Language Teaching in Zoom

Note: This article will be most helpful if you have already familiarized yourself with Zoom via our Using Zoom workshop materials. In this article: Zoom Etiquette | Norms of Communication | Icebreakers | Breakout Rooms | Listening Activities | Showing …

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