Naomi Gross, Fashion Business Management, wrote an article for the SUNY Center for Online Teaching Excellence blog, COTEhub, titled “Discovering New and Innovative Ways to Engage Students.” Gross was selected earlier this year to be an Open SUNY Online Teaching Ambassador, and this is part of her work as an online teaching advocate.
An excerpt from the article:
Teaching online serves to enhance engagement in the face-to-face and blended classes I teach. How? I take the best of what I test and apply it in a more traditional environment. This always impacts those classes in a positive way. Developing a portfolio component for all the courses I teach, crafting more clear and concise assignments, using a non-graded discussion for course content Q&A, creating richer collaborative opportunities – all started in the virtual classroom.
Read the entire post at the Open SUNY COTE hub.
For more information, contact Gross, 212 217.4835.