offers training courses to faculty teaching (or interested in teaching) online or hybrid courses.
shares alternative teaching models for continuing classes when inclement weather or other circumstances make it difficult to meet face-to-face.
provides continual support and individual consultations to online/hybrid instructors after they complete the initial group training.
We offer a group training class in the fall, spring, and summer. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for information on upcoming classes.
The Online Learning Group, in collaboration with the Teaching & Learning Resources Group, also offers training on emerging digital tools and platforms (such as social media) that can be used in both distance education and face-to-face classrooms.
View the list of Faculty trained to teach online at American University. This list is updated at the end of each semester.
To teach conventional online or hybrid classes at AU, faculty must successfully complete the CTRL course. Specialized programs (such as the Washington College of Law and the PMBA program) and vendor-partnered degrees receive separate trainings.