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Direct and Explicit Instruction Virtually? Yes! Of course, why not?

Who:
Michael Wacker
When:
Session Three
Where:
Room 304

Direct Instruction often refers to a rigorous scripted method of teaching, systematic and boring. For the purposes of virtual environments, where the art of teaching is alive and well, direct instruction can be used as a way of modeling and explicitly showing what the students are expected to demonstrate and show, while allowing opportunities to create, question, and make sense of the material.