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Remote Learning Resources for Universities and Colleges

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Margot Douaihy, PhD:

Educause
This terrific list includes Higher Education Continuity Planning and Emergency Preparedness Information, Campus Advisory Information, Alternative Educational Delivery Methods and much more.

John T. Thompson, Associate Professor Emeritus, Computer Information Systems Dept. at  TECH 218, Buffalo State College:

Online Learning Consortium (OLC) Continuity Planning and Emergency Preparedness
A collection of resources and initiatives to support educators' efforts in moving courses to an online format when emergency situations arise.

Teach Anywhere Guide – Stanford University
Take your class online during sudden and prolonged campus or building closures

Remote Teaching Resources for Business Continuity
Guidelines from various institutions. 

Accessible Teaching in the Time of COVID-19

Resources for Online Meetings, Classes and Events

Colleges and universities closed for COVID-19
This spreadsheet, created and maintained by Bryan Alexander aggregates data about colleges and universities closing and/or shifting from face-to-face to online instruction due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Free Web and Video Conference Course
This free course from Blackboard is designed to help educators to translate current teaching practice into the online environment, with special emphasis on web and video conferencing tools. Select free courses from left menu. 

Resources for Open/Free Virtual Simulations
Extensive list of STEM-related simulations organized by subject. 

How to transition from Face-to-Face Courses to Online Courses 
Joint response from four online learning organizations: OLC, QM, UPCEA, and WCET

Quality Matters Emergency Remote Instruction (ERI) Checklist for Higher Ed. and K-12.
A list of considerations, tips, and actionable strategies to enact during an institutional move to temporary remote instruction of classroom-based courses.

Tips for Learning during Disruption
Dr. Caleb McDaniel and Dr. Jenifer Bratter of Rice University offer strategies for students and instructors affected by coronavirus upheaval. 

8 Strategies For Getting The Most Out Of An Online Class

Online Student’s Manual For Success

REMOTE: Resources for Emergency Online Teaching
Tools and resources for moving classes online from Temple University. 

Remote Teaching Guide for Colleges & Universities