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New Resources on Online Discussion Boards & Professor’s Presence

Please review the research-based guiding principles and strategies from Victoria Nesnik on Discussion Boards & Professor’s Presence. The quick reference card can help you create and maintain A) your “presence in class” and, B)...

Fall 2020 Internship and Field Trip Guidelines

We are sharing the following guidelines with you: Assurance Letter (Internships) Student Waver (Fall 2020) Internship Guidelines (Fall 2020) Field Trip Guidelines (Fall 2020) Use this link with your Pratt Gmail to access these...

Useful Teaching Resources for Online

We are sharing the following resource site for you to explore.  The site also includes podcasts, presentations, open online courses and books. Projects Download resources in PDF, Image or Google Doc formats: Rethinking Teaching...

Using Videos for Remote Teaching and Learning

Our Pratt Library colleagues created a useful resource page for faculty on how to use videos in their online classes. The Libguide includes questions for: How to assign videos to watch outside of class...

ComD Shared Education Guide for Fall 2020

Our colleagues at Pratt BFA ComD shared this comprehensive guide with us. Very useful links and suggestions that might be of interest to all! Useful links to technology, academic policies and training Trauma informed...

Online Icebreakers

Icebreakers are short activities, usually at the beginning of the semester, that provide an opportunity for students to get to know each other and begin forming a community.  Icebreakers range from simple questions, course-related...

Learning Canvas – Student Guides

  Guide for students on how to use Canvas is available in this shared Google Folder (must acces with pratt.edu email account):   Getting Started with Canvas for Students intro video is available here....

Guide to Online Learning – For Students

Guide to Online Learning for Students Pratt Institute 1. Get Comfortable with Necessary Technology To start, find out:  What technologies are my classes using? Check your syllabus for details or ask your instructor. Do...

Hybrid Course Design

A new challenge is facing our faculty this fall: how to engage students in a hybrid-online course.  See the recommendations by Beth McMurtrie below. Design a fully online class and think of the in-person...

How to help students thrive in times of trauma

Here is a useful article that talks about supporting students at a time of trauma. Access the full article “Leveraging the Neuroscience of Now” To download the infographic as a PDF by click on...

Diane Cohen: Community-Building

Our CTL colleague, Diane Cohen, teaches in the IEP, HMS, and WAC departments here at Pratt and has been with the Center for Teaching and Learning as part of the Resilient Teaching Online series...

Online Teaching Practices – Pratt’s IEP Program

Thank you to our IEP Colleagues for sharing this wonderful and comprehensive guide to Online Teaching Practices: Connected Pedagogies for a Fractured Word.