Online Teaching 101: Seven ways to increase your hourly rate
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Online Teaching 101: Seven ways to increase your hourly rate

Learn how to work less hours, maintain your effectiveness and earn more money while teaching online
3.8 (3 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
430 students enrolled
Last updated 8/2016
English
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 2 Articles
  • 15 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
What Will I Learn?
  • Track the existing time spent on various online teaching responsibilities.
  • Establish their existing hourly rate.
  • Increase their online efficiency.
  • Utilize three free online resources for teaching online.
  • Incorporate four key strategies to positively impact teacher effectiveness.
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Requirements
  • You should already be familiar with the basics of teaching online.
Description

Overview:

"Online Teaching 101: Seven ways to increase your hourly rate" will teach participants how to make $100 an hour teaching online. This course will provide students with four key strategies and three free online resources to increase their efficiency, while maintaining their teacher effectiveness. Divided into modules, this course is comprised of lectures, weblinks and supplemental resources. 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Track the existing time spent on various online teaching responsibilities.
  • Establish their existing hourly rate.
  • Increase their online efficiency.
  • Incorporate four key strategies to positively impact teacher effectiveness.
  • Utilize three free online resources for teaching online

Target Audience:

  • Experienced online instructors
  • New distance education teachers
  • Current educators wanting to become online professionals
  • Those interested in becoming more efficient.

Prior knowledge:

  • Participants should complete this course with an open mind and willingness to try new things.
  • Those with prior online teaching experience.
  • Students with a curiosity to learn more about distance education.

About the author:

Dr. Rochelle Franklin is an experienced online instructor, curriculum designer, professional development specialist and trainer. She earned a doctorate degree in Teaching and Learning and is an active participant in Harvard University's Certificate in Advanced Education Leadership through the Graduate School of Education. With over 10 years of experience in education, Dr. Franklin is eager to share her knowledge and skills in distance education with others. She founded Franklin Educational Solutions, Inc. in 2007 as a vehicle to help others break into online teaching and learning.

Who is the target audience?
  • New online instructors without any prior experience.
  • Existing online instructors who want to increase their efficiency.
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Curriculum For This Course
21 Lectures
02:38:17
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I. Welcome and Course Overview
5 Lectures 11:03

Welcome to the class! This introduction video will provide students with a brief overview of the course.

Preview 01:22

Students will complete a brief pre-course survey to identify their familiarity with the course topics.

Pre-course Survey
00:07

Dr. Rochelle Franklin shares her personal story, including her time sheet and income statements, to show how she was able to make over $100 an hour teaching online.

Preview 01:09

My Numbers!
07:18

Is this a 5 star course?
01:07
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II. Establish Your Baseline
5 Lectures 11:06

Students will track the time spent on various teaching responsibilities to establish a baseline.

Module 3: Tracking Your Time
01:52


Students will gather the appropriate documentation to determine their existing income from online teaching responsibilities.

Module 4: Income Snapshot
01:36

Students will calculate their current hourly rate using the information gather in the previous two modules.

Module 5: Calculate Your Hourly Rate
02:08

Students will calculate the maximum amount of time they can spend each week and still maintain their $100 hourly rate.

Preview 02:02
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III. Practical Resources and Tools to Increase Online Efficiency
9 Lectures 29:31

Students will download Opera to their computer and customize the extensions to include the Notes feature.

Module 6a: Opera Browser Introduction - Resource #1
01:16

This help guide will provide students direct access to Opera's help page online.

Module 6b: Getting Started with Opera
03:19

Students will organize and enter notes into the Opera browser.

Module 7a: Opera Notes Feature - Resource #2
08:29

Module 7b: Inserting Opera notes into a LMS
02:24

This module provides students with a weekly schedule template in order to maintain efficiency and accomplish all their instructor duties.

Preview 03:02

Students will be provided with general comments for use in their own online courses.

Module 9: General Comments Introduction - Strategy #2
02:39

A start-of-course checklist is provided to enable instructors to maximize their efficiency by setting their course up prior to the start date.

Module 10: Setting Up Your Course - Strategy #3
02:51

Students will download Jing to record screencasts and capture screenshots to create supplemental student resources.

Module 11: The Jing Project - Resource #3
02:01

This module discusses the importance of listening to our students and being responsive to their needs.

Module 12: Empower Your Students - Strategy #4
03:30
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IV: Course Summary
2 Lectures 03:38
Post-course survey
00:06

Module 13: Course Summary
03:32
About the Instructor
Dr. Rochelle Franklin
4.8 Average rating
18 Reviews
2,098 Students
3 Courses
Online Education Specialist

With more than 10 years of experience in education, Dr. Rochelle Franklin is the founder of Franklin Educational Solutions, Inc.. She has professional experience as a K-12 Title I classroom teacher, online instructor, curriculum designer, professional development trainer and higher education administrator.  Her specialties include online teaching and learning, adult education, and curriculum design.