This four-week training program is designed specifically for graduate students and postdocs who are scheduled to teach summer courses remotely. The participants will obtain practical teaching strategies, best practice guidelines, and useful teaching tools in preparing for remote teaching.  The instructional designers at the DTEI support team will host weekly virtual office hours to provide teaching consultation and answer individual questions.


The 2020 Cohort

  • SRTI 1: May 11 - June 7, 2020 
  • SRTI 2: June 22 - July 19, 2020


Megan Linos

LEOE Director
(949) 824-9405

Daniel Mann

Director, Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Scholar Instructional Development
(949) 824-0117

Bo Choi

Instructional Designer
(949) 824-2886

Kailey Baez

Instructional Designer
(949) 824-9228

Shu Fen (Fannie) Tsai

Instructional Technologist
(949) 824-3809

Program Details:



Weekly Milestones

Week 1

Getting started with inclusive remote teaching
  • Learning Pathway
  • Course Syllabus
  • Canvas Space Structure

Week 2

Developing accessible pre-recorded videos and learning content 
  • Remote lecture delivery strategies
  • Asynchronous Instruction

Week 3

Meeting students live online
  • Synchronous Instruction
  • Formative Assessments

Week 4

Managing assessments and gradebook
  • Summative Assessment
  • Gradebook Configuration