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Monday Morning Mentor: What are the Differences Between Synchronous and Asynchronous Teaching, and How Do I Best Choose the Format for My Online Class?


Available November 29 – December 4, 2021

Password: format942

Link to presentation: https://mondaymorningmentors.com

This 20-Minute Mentor offers a foundational understanding of synchronous vs. asynchronous instruction while also providing considerations for when to select each teaching format.

Learning GoalsĀ 

After viewing this Magna 20-Minute Mentor, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the differences between synchronous and asynchronous instruction
  • Determine when to teach using a synchronous or asynchronous format
  • Learn the benefits and weakness of both synchronous and asynchronous instruction

Topics CoveredĀ 

  • Synchronous vs. asynchronous learning differences and similarities
  • Benefits and limitations of synchronous and asynchronous instruction
  • Quick tips to consider when determining whether to teach synchronously or asynchronously