Online Instructor Roles – Managerial Role

The managerial role refers to the organizational, procedural, and administrative tasks associated with maintaining the online learning environment.

It involves:

  • Setting agendas and timetables
  • Monitoring overall timing and pacing
  • Providing clear instructions for all course activities and assignments as well as guidelines or netiquette expectations for online discussions
  • Building and managing online groups
  • Facilitating and managing online discussions
  • Coordinating assignments and grades

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