In this section, you will find resources e.g., teacher guidelines and videos for pedagogical and operational support in e-learning.
Active learning keeps our students engaged and helps improve their learning outcomes. In this section, we share research on active learning, we outline 12 ways to implement active learning in your classes, and we include video of active learning in progress.
Blended and Online Learning
Introduction and more information on various topics e.g., hybrid teaching, lecture capture and evaluation of blended learning can be accessed here.
This section contains an introduction to the flipped classroom approach, which is one of the most popular ways to implement blended learning.
Purposeful and open use of Generative AI tools can also have many positives, leading to new ways to approach learning, teaching and assessment, and productivity gains in a wide range of fields.
BOLT: Designing Blended Learning (Staff Development)
BOLT is a 2-hour online course blends engaging asynchronous activities in edX EDGE with hands-on synchronous workshops in Zoom. Information on the upcoming BOLT offering can be accessed here.
A set of Blackboard templates have been developed to assist you with the development of your online course. The templates outline a suggested structure for your online course, as well as some minimum standards and recommendations for online delivery.
Information on upcoming workshops and webinars and registration details. Archive of past events can be accessed here (PolyU sign-in required).
Blackboard User Guide
Introduction, guidelines and videos on Blackboard pedagogical support and operational instructions for teachers covering a range of basic and advanced topics.