Online, Blended, and Distance Learning: For Faculty

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Canvas Learning Management System is the primary platform for online, blended, and distance learning supported by the JMU Libraries and JMU Information Technology. Get tech support with JMU Canvas or learn more about using Canvas at JMU.

Online Teaching Strategy Updates
Synchronous Online Teaching – Enhance Presence and Interaction

More and more online and blended classes use synchronous technologies to connect class members with video and audio communication.

Student-Reported Use of Asynchronous and Synchronous Communication in Online Courses

Student-Reported Use of Asynchronous and Synchronous Communication in Online Courses: 2019 Best Colleges Online Education Trends Report

Best Practice for Synchronous Sessions by Kristina Wilson from Northwestern University.

Should you add a synchronous component to your online teaching strategy? by Christine Lewinski, Ed.D from Keypath Instructional Services