Streamlining Communications

Establishing a communication plan can help you and your students stay on track throughout the semester. The goal of a streamlined communication strategy is to engage with students frequently enough so that they can keep up with important course dates - but also to not overwhelm them with too many messages.

Topics in this Lesson

Communication Strategy

Establish expectations with your students.

Posting Announcements

Learn why the Announcements tool is the best way to send streamlined communications to your classes.

Fostering Community through Commons

Learn how to use the Commons tool available on your course homepage.

Creating Groups for in-class Attendance

Learn one method for breaking your class into groups and telling students which days to attend class in-person.