Learn how the University of Waterloo has developed strategies to resolve issues related to students, instructors and administration and taken a lead role in using online learning tools to develop and administer customized STEM courses to students around the world.
Recently we have seen universities and colleges step up to the challenge of moving quickly and putting elements of a course online to provide an emergency alternative to teaching face-to-face or testing. However, moving instruction online and creating a compelling and engaging course takes time, planning, and resources. This is the challenge that many academic institutions are now facing and will face in the months ahead.
The University of Waterloo, Mathematics department has been delivering online courses to its students for over 15 years while maintaining academic standards, meeting the expectations of their students, and continuing to improve their course offerings and delivery.