TL SIG on Teaching Online in a Hurry
by Charles Hofacker
The AMA Teaching and Learning SIG offers some tips for folks having to dive into online instruction in marketing for the first time
These are certainly crazy times for all of us. I hope everyone reading this is safe, healthy, and is using their hand sanitizer regularly! Most of us have been mandated to push our existing classes online about two-thirds of the way through the semester. Needless to say this is unprecedented and certainly something most of us never planned for, let alone considered. It’s easy to get overwhelmed because we’ve got too many options and too little time to make decisions. But teaching online brings strength rather than weakness and doing it well is easier than you might think.
Here are some quick tips to help you get set up for success in a hurry, particularly for those who have little online teaching experience: