Research on Best Practices

These pages present a summary of research related to best practices of teaching online. It is divided into 4 sections: content and structure, communication, assessment, and references. The symbols (described below) indicate our recommendations for application of the concepts in your course.

Symbol Key

Computer/Web Learning One or more of the references addresses an online, computer-based, or web-enhanced teaching environment.
Many Applications Best practice applies to a wide range of subject areas and teaching methods.
Best practice has been used or observed by Collegis staff, and comes highly recommended.