Setting Student Expectations

With fewer opportunities for informal and impromptu communication in online environments, setting student expectations early on in the course is a critical step. Guiding students in what, when, and how they should participate in a class will help to ensure the course flows smoothly, both for the instructor and for students. This video offers tips and best practices around setting student expectations, gaining their buy-in, and garnering their feedback. 

Keep Teaching–Setting Student Expectations