In his blog post, "Model Voice-Overs," Eric Nelson draws from his experience teaching online to share his perspective on transitioning the world history survey course from a face-to-face to an online environment. In particular, Eric discusses how he has used brief, focused podcasts to guide his students through their reading -- and how these podcasts can be embedded in the e-book in LaunchPad to bring together a combination of the text, commentary, and other activities to engage students. For instructors moving online for the first time, check out Eric's advice for getting started with podcasts using the most important aspects of your current live lectures.
Read the full article here on the World History Association's blog.
Eric Nelson is a WHA Executive Council member and co-author of Ways of the World.