Section 5: Facilitation and Instruction
Addresses how well the instructor facilitates the course, communicates with students, engages students to be active learners, and reinforces the development of a sense of community among course participants.
At the beginning of the course, instructor provides an opportunity to have students self-introduce to develop the sense of community.
Instructor helps students understand importance of course topics and and content in support of course activities and any related practical experiences.
The instructor presents the course material and concepts in an effective and engaging manner.
Instructor encourages students to explore new concepts through the course experience.
The instructor helped to focus discussion on relevant issues.
The instructor provides feedback in a timely fashion.
Instructor provides communications about important goals and course topics as opportunities arise.
Instructor provides reminders of due dates and duration of respective modules, as well as other instructions to keep students on task.