Getting Started: Teaching Online

In order to start teaching classes online at MCC, faculty must complete the following steps:

  1. Sign up for Teaching Online: Fundamentals in WebAdvisor (ZPODI 1031). For instructions on how to sign up go to MCC’s Professional & Organizations Development site. *
  2. Design your course (with at least 50% of the content available and ready to go).**
  3. Complete a Principles of Good Practice (PGP) form.
  4. Email your completed PGP to the Center for Teaching and Learning
  5. Wait for final suggestions and approval.
  6. Make any changes or updates needed for your course.
  7. Teach your course!

* If you have already taken the Teaching Online: Fundamentals course or the Effective Online Instruction course, please take note of the month and year you completed it. Then, proceed to step 2.

** If this is the first time this course has been taught online or in a blended format, you must submit approval to Instructional Council and obtain approval before moving to step 3.

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