Training resources for faculty

Faculty Training Resources

Faculty training for online teaching through Lynda @ UVa  (Netbadge login required).  These four courses provide a foundation for those who want to learn more about online teaching.  Follow-on sessions are available both for overview of online classes and workshop style sessions to create, address questions and enhance your online class.


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Moodle resources: 

Moodle Docs - the "manual" for Moodle 

Moodle Teacher quick guide

Moodle 3 Training for Students - located on the Technology Support Services Knowledge base

UVa-Wise Technology Support Services (Resources provided on the Help Desk page)

Policies & Security page 

Moodle & Online Learning at the UVA Library

The University Library has purchased license for online training video library which is accessible with your NetBadge login.

      • Supplement your courses with videos
      • Learn about new Educational Technologies
      • Incorporate tutorials into your syllabi 

 Online Learning Consortium (OLC) Certifications, workshops and more

Certification for Online Teaching.  This certification from OLC provides a solid foundation for creating high quality online classes.  It has value both to you as an online teacher and provides recognized credentials that can support your career.

 New to Online Series. This series provides an overview of online teaching through a series of three workshops with each one being just a week long. In addition to the high quality of OLC workshops, the one week workshops allow you to experience the online class environment one week at a time.  This series is a great introduction to online teaching and provides a path to enter the Online Teaching Certificate Program for those that do not meet the online teaching time requirement. 
    • New to Online - Essentials Part 1, Getting Started Learn More
    • New to Online: Essentials Part 2, Converting Your Course Learn More
    • New to Online: Essentials Part 3, Course Design Learn More