The University migrated all classroom teaching to virtual instruction for both undergraduate and graduate classes on Monday, March 23rd. These resources are designed to answer questions you may have. Please check back often.
- Remote Instruction – Start Here – This article details techniques, tools, and strategies you should consider as you take your class online using the Wharton supported tools.
- Using Virtual Meetings for Instruction – Virtual Meetings, powered by BlueJeans, is Wharton’s officially supported conferencing service. This article covers how to setup a Virtual Meeting (in and out of Canvas) and highlights some relevant features.
- Online Presentations – Presentations are a vital part of many classes, and that doesn’t have to change in the world of remote instruction.
- In person class behaviors mapped to online alternatives – Remote Instruction is very different than in person instruction, but there are some ways you can emulate the classroom experience.
- Inviting a Guest Speaker to a Virtual Meeting – You can invite anyone to one of your Virtual Meeting class sessions following these instructions.
- Upload Virtual Meeting Recordings to Canvas – If you follow these instructions your Virtual Meeting recordings will automatically upload to your Canvas course site within 36 hours. This delay may not be ideal for your class, in which case we recommend manually uploading the videos.
- Asynchronous Teaching Using Canvas and Panopto – If you’re looking to pre-record lectures and share them via Canvas this article shows you how.
- Managing Exams for Remote Instruction – If you plan to offer a remote exam, this article shows you how.
- Tips for Moving a Class Online – Written by Prof. Ethan Mollick and Lilach Mollick, this article covers a number of things you should consider when taking your course online.
- Resources and Strategies for Teaching Remotely – Penn’s Center for Learning & Teaching and the Penn Online Learning Initiative put together this guide to help you prepare for teaching online.
- Canvas – The links below point to support articles detailing these Canvas features.
- Virtual Meetings powered by BlueJeans – Check our our Virtual Meetings FAQ for answers to frequent questions and read about why we’re using Virtual Meetings over other products.
- VPN – While off campus you’ll need the Wharton VPN to connect to resources on campus (your network drives, for example). Learn how to install and configure the VPN client before you need it at home.
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