Quick Chat: Shifting Classroom Practices to a Virtual Environment

This Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Midwest “quick chat” webinar, co-hosted with the Region 9 Comprehensive Center, highlights strategies for effectively teaching K–12 students in a virtual setting. The webinar features an e-learning expert who discusses research-based strategies to consider while transitioning classroom practices to an e-learning environment. Participants also hear from two K–12 educators who share the approaches they are using to connect with students, build lesson plans, and manage student work in a virtual environment.


You can access the webinar here.


  • Marshal Conley, REL Midwest
  • Lindsey Jensen, Dwight Public Schools (Illinois)
  • Jim Johnson, School District 308 (Illinois)
  • Emily Loney, REL Midwest