Monday, May 19, 2014

University of Fairfax

Under the coordination of the Dean of Academics, a University of Fairfax online instructor is responsible for adhering to 'best practices' in online teaching and delivery of course content.
Each online instructor should demonstrate and sustain expertise in the specific course that they are assigned to teach.
Each online instructor is required to adhere to course objectives and course syllabi. The instructor will make use of the approved textbooks and electronic/web resources and maintain consistency in grading and evaluation procedures.
The instructor will provide timely posting of course syllabus and course content, timely feedback on assignments, and posting of course grades. The expectation is that student inquiries shall be addressed within 24 hours. Each instructor will actively participate with their students regarding course content via phone or email contact, discussion board forums, chat, document sharing, web conferencing, and synchronized sessions.
Each instructor will participate in scheduled webinars or professional development activities as well as monthly faculty meetings.

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