One of the benefits of the blog format for online courses is the
discourse between students. We post only one or two assignments at a
time in order to foster communication between the course participants.
If you do work ahead you will need to post your reflection on the blog when the corresponding assignment is posted.
you have a question please email us and put "Question" or "REPLY
NEEDED" in the subject line so we can get back to you in a timely
fashion. We frequently scan our inbox for questions but wait to reply to
assignments for when we have a good chunk of time. If there is no
notation in the subject line of the email, we assume it is just an
A couple of notes:
We suggest you save your
work in a word processing document before posting to the blog. There
have been times where something happens and a post may disappear.
(Having this saved makes it easier to repost.)
Some students have
experienced problems posting using Firefox. There are work-arounds, but
the easiest is just to use a different browser.
In order to make
the blog easier to read, and more likely that other students will read
and respond to your posts, we ask that you keep your assignment to the
one allotted post.
You are free to work ahead on the assignments and save them on your computer until we post on the blog.
All work due 8/25
Grades available online 9/6
Here is the address to TINT's FAQ page which may have some useful information for you: