Online Teaching and Learning Programs


The CFDE offers programs to support faculty in their online teaching endeavors.

Recorded Webinars

Best Practices in Flexible Canvas Course Site Design

Recorded January 5, 2021

This is especially useful for hybrid and online classes, but all classes benefit from a well-designed canvas site!

  • Focus is on building a site that provides students with clear structure and transparent expectations
  • Reviews best practices in web and course design

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Getting Started With Shared Documents

Recorded January 12, 2021

Using shared documents (e.g. Google slides/docs or Office 360 programs) is a great way to facilitate group work in breakout rooms during a zoom session. This workshop will cover the basics of:

  • Why and how you might use shared documents in breakout rooms
  • Setting up and sharing documents during class
  • Monitoring group work with shared documents 

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Best of Zoom Engagement Workshops from Fall 2020

Recorded January 19, 2021

Review of the most useful tips we went over in our September and October workshops:

  • Large class engagement with reactions, annotations and polling
  • Using and facilitating breakout rooms
  • Group work and discussions

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Additional Resources:

Emory's Flexible Teaching Toolkit