Staying motivated when working from home

It’s not easy working in a new environment. Even before teaching I was used to doing my university work in the library as I found that working at home left me more open to distractions. As a stereotypical student my room was naturally very messy, full of posters, and not in the quietest of areas,Continue reading “Staying motivated when working from home”

What makes teaching online different from traditional classroom lessons?

While online lessons may seem similar to classroom lessons, especially when using a webcam, there are a number of challenges you have to overcome. Besides the usual technical issues, for example if the connection drops or the sound stops working, it’s much harder to read body language and extra care has to be taken toContinue reading “What makes teaching online different from traditional classroom lessons?”