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SOU Distance Education Handbook

SOU New Quarter Checklist

SOU Online Course Readiness Checklist

Best Practices in Designing Online Courses — Las Positas College

Books Available in the SOU Center for Instructional Support

Facilitating Online Discussions

Online Teaching Activity Index — Illinois Online Network

Rubric for Online Instruction — California State University, Chico

Specific Activities that Promote Online Discussion — Illinois Online Network

Strategies for Teaching at a Distance — University of Idaho Engineering Outreach

Ten Best Practices for Teaching Online — Judith V. Boettcher, designingforlearning.org