Faculty Workshop - Online Teaching Orientation and Refresher (OTOR)

Online Workshop

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January 30 - February 27, 2023 


This asynchronous online session is designed around essential online teaching topics and practices and is perfect for both new and experienced online faculty. Participants will explore topics such as: creating and maintaining teaching presence, student accessibility considerations, classroom management techniques, collaborative group learning, online assessment tools, and more.  Faculty will also complete selected applied practice activities that they can then use in their current and future online courses. This session will take approximately 40-60 hours to complete, and feedback and guidance will be given by a Kent State Online instructor.

  • 30 seats are available per session for Kent State faculty, staff, and graduate teaching assistants.

Have you already participated in the OTOR?

Get access to the new Online Teaching Orientation and Refresher Resource Course that includes all of the materials and activities that are presented in the facilitated version and is available upon request as a resource for those who previously participated in this course in Blackboard. Reach out to Lydia Rogouski at lrogousk@kent.edu to be enrolled.