Email Communication

  • As you know from the Orientation Presentation, the ability to effectively communicate with your teacher is a crucial part of your success in your online course. Given the nature of an online course, the reality is that the majority of your communication will be accomplished via email.

    The purpose of this section is to stress the importance of being able to skillfully draft a professional email to your teacher. I know that email may seem like an out-of-date process for communicating, but trust me, email is not going away. Beyond your educational environment, accross all aspects of occupations, email is the main foundation for communcation. That being said, working on this skill now will provide you with a leg up as you grow beyond our educational system and flourish in the global arena.

    The video below provides the basic steps needed to create a professional and well written email.