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What we learned teaching a virtual course this summer

September 04, 2020 by

Over the last few months, many people have conducted instructional courses virtually and shared their experiences online. In that respect, our reflections below on what we learned conducting a virtual course this summer are not ground-breaking. We provide them for those who attended the course, for our future selves, and anyone else interested in our specific instructional circumstances.

Our instructional set-up for the 2020 Computational Summer Institute:

What worked as expected:

Snapshots of team projects from Summer Institute 2020.

What didn’t quite work as expected:

What can we do differently next time: