Faculty Instructional Resource Support Team (FIRST)  

 Your FIRST source for instructional resources

 A Community of Practice 

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The FIRST site provides resources to support the development and delivery of classes from the traditional classroom to fully online delivery.  

Online Education Handbook  This Handbook is intended to provide and overview of online education at UVa-Wise, its purpose, policies and procedures.    

 Training:  Faculty training for online teaching is available through Lynda @ UVa  (Netbadge login required).  These four courses provide a foundation for those who want to learn more about online teaching.  Lynda allows faculty to complete courses on their own schedule and provides Course Completion documentation that can be shared as proof of training. 


Follow on sessions are available both for overiew of online classes and workshop style sessions to create and enhance your online class.  Contact Oscar Raile, Coordinator of Learning Technologies, owr3k@uvawise.edu for more information or to schedule your workshop.