"Connecting with students is one of the most rewarding aspects of a professor’s job. Some faculty hesitate to teach online, frequently offering the rationale: “I want to connect with my students. There’s just not enough interaction and engagement online!” Faculty are not alone in yearning for this connection – students want it too!"—Source: Faculty Focus
WHY THIS MATTERS:
A little bit of interaction can go a long way, especially when students are learning online during a global pandemic. This professor shares strategies for fostering deeper connections despite the distance.