Eric A. Silva

Beginning of Course Checklist

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Make sure all content was copied correctly.  Course Copy
Post Welcome Announcement prior to first class meeting.  Announcements
Add/Update Course Syllabus.  Course File or Syllabus Tool
Add/Update your staff information (E-Mail, Office Location, Office Hours.)  Course Item or Contacts
Delete old Announcements and Discussion Board posts.  Announcements & Discussion Boards
Check all web and file links.  Course Links
Update Due Dates, Visibility Dates, Adaptive Release and Course Materials.  Course Options
Customize your course design (Entry Point, Theme, Menu Style, and Banner.)  Teaching Style
Email your students when the course is made available (include welcome message.)  Email
Turn off unnecessary tools from the course menu.  Course Menu
Introductory interactive activity.  Discussion Board, Surveys

 

Eric Silva

Eric is an Instructional Designer at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and a Graduate Student at Boise State University. Learn more about me.

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