• Virtual classrooms: tell participants their role and responsibilities up front!

    Don’t leave the success of a virtual classroom to chance! Tell you participants explicitly what’s expected from them.


    Contribute proactively
    Don’t wait to be called on: gain attention visually with chat or gesturing
    Be prepared to be called on to contribute at any time
    Ask if unclear


    Listen attentively, do not multitask
    Respect different views, they help refine thinking
    Limit your side [...]

  • Blend for devices based on usage

    The above says it all.
    Short and often, to longer and more sustained.
    Make sure you take this into consideration when you design for each device…