Links to Resources: Creating an Online Course Ref: #5318

Creating Online Courses

Ref: #5318

  1. Bates, A.W. (2015) Teaching in a Digital Age: Guidelines for designing teaching and learning. Retrieved from
  2. Wicks, M., Glick, D., Darrow R., Gillis L., Glowa L., Radtke C., . . . Trim C. (2015). International Association of K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL). How to Start an Online Learning Program: A Practical Guide to Key Issues and Policies. Retrieved from
  3. ChangSchool. (2011, January 26). Perspectives: Teacher skills in a digital age. [Video]. Retrieved fro:

Framing the course: Tools for designing courses

Using Backward Design:

  1. Fink, L. D. (2003) A Self Directed Guide to Designing Courses for Significant Learning. Retrieved from
  2. Wiggins, G., McTighe, J. (2005) Understanding by Design: Expanded 2nd Edition. [Kindle eBook] Retrieved from

Sound Advice about achieving goals:

  1. Covey, S. R. (1989) The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. Powerful lessons in Personal Change. New York. NY. Simon & Schuster.

My Post: Visit this post to learn how Backward Design was used to create the course:  Designing a New Course using Backward Design

My Post: For more information about Backward Design, read A Self-Directed Guide to Designing Courses for Significant Learning, by L. Dee Fink, PhD.

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