Appendix E. Sample Leader Guide

Course Description

Before designing or delivering synchronous courses, it is helpful to understand the learner experience. Learn How to Learn Online focuses on learning in the synchronous environment. It demystifies the technology for the participants so that they have a positive learning experience. The program explores the use of synchronous collaboration tools (whiteboard, chat, audio, and so on), synchronous learning ground rules, and creating the optimal environment for online learning. This session is a prerequisite to all other sessions.


At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to

  • Explain a synchronous learning experience

  • Explain the role of the learner in the synchronous environment ...

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