This robot received some very negative course evals.Receiving a batch of negative course evals can be a true bummer. If this happened to you, hang in there. I’ve been there before, and I know how discouraging it can be.  In this episode, I’m here to remind you that it’s important to read the evaluations for things

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What is Flipgrid?Flipgrid is a free video discussion tool that you can use in place of or in addition to traditional discussion boards. Instead of leaving written comments for each other, students post short video responses to the posted prompt and/or to each other. It sounds complicated. Good news. It’s incredibly easy to use. When you use

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Buried beneath a pile of assignments waiting for your feedback? You may find yourself distracting yourself by dusting your bookshelves or vacuuming the lint from your dryer vents*. In this podcast episode, I go over a straightforward way to anticipate how much time you have to spend on each assignment. Once you’ve figured this out,

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If you have an online course, you probably have some kind of “Getting to Know You” activity in week 1. If you’re feeling a little bit bored by yours, it may be time to spice it up – especially if the students are in a cohort program and you’re the only one who doesn’t already

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