The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent social distancing protocols have accelerated the shift to online teaching across the globe. In Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) programs this means a shift from face-to-face laboratory instruction to self-directed learning with e-learning tools. Unfortunately, selecting and integrating an e-learning tool into a curriculum can be daunting. This article highlights key questions and practical suggestions instructors should consider in choosing the most effective option for their course and learners.
- computer-assisted instruction
- distance education
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Medicine
- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology (miscellaneous)
- Cancer Research