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2 About Niritech Based in Kingston Jamaica, Niritech is a service based company offering Software Development and E-learning services to its diversified client base. Niritech is a bold and innovative company with the mission to become leaders in technology development and implementation, thereby enabling global change. We strive to help our clients implement the most innovative technological solutions to improve their business operations, their access to quality education and to their personal lives. Visit our website to learn more. Becoming an Independent Online Instructor E-Learning involves using an electronic device to deliver part or all of a course. With the rapidly growing trend of e-learning comes an increased need for trained instructors who are able to address students needs in a non-traditional way. Niritech s Independent On-line Instructors will join a network of global teachers who are breaking the traditional boundaries of the brick wall classrooms to provide learning without borders. Who is an Independent Online Instructor? As a Niritech Independent Online Instructor, you are not an employee but a subscriber of our e- learning platform. This means that you pay a monthly fee to access our Virtual Classroom, a customized Learning Management System and a profile on our On-line Instructor Directory. How will it benefit me? Teaching online allows you to be your own BOSS. You set your own fees independently of Niritech Limited; you manage and plan the flow and structure of your classes; and determine your own hours. Teaching online is cost effective and saves time. Reducing travel costs and doing away with printed materials help you save money and increase productivity. Teaching on-line is convenient. Teach your class from the comfort of your own home or from any location with internet access.

3 Virtual Classroom Niritech utilizes a web-based learning environment similar to a real-world classroom; a student in a virtual classroom participates in synchronous instruction, which means that the teacher and students are logged into the virtual learning environment at the same time. Our virtual classroom features include: Interactive Whiteboard Our on-line whiteboard tools will help to bring your online class to life. You will be able to write notes, solve math problems, draw diagrams, use graphs, integrate images, and a lot more in real-time. You will also be able to assign writing controls to allow specific students so they can take turns writing and solving problems during live session. Additionally, our online whiteboard enable instructors and tutors to: Project slides Display PowerPoint Presentation Play videos Share documents Web Cameras Allow students to see you, or classmate in real-time. Our live online classes can be recorded by instructors and made available to participants so they can access the lesson at a later time, as many times as they wish. Live videos You Tube videos Can be easily streamed and integrated into the lesson. Full screen video is accessible for easy viewing on a variety of display sizes. Live Text Chat Allows instructors to speak to you privately during the lesson Multi-way audio chat Breakout Sessions With the raised hand feature, students can enable their audio to ask question during the lesson Allows your students to work in small groups for more personalized online learning. While students work instructors can moderate each breakout session and even move participants from room to room using management controls.

4 Learning Management System (LMS) Our LMS is customized to the requirements of the CSEC or CAPE syllabus and is designed to help your students easily navigate their course as they prepare for their external examinations. LMS FEATURES FOR TEACHERS As you host your own on-line classes, you will be able to: CXC Syllabus and Past Papers Monitor student progress and grades Post and collect assignments on-line. Post Announcements Host Discussion forums Practise Tests Your students will be able to easily access: Summary notes and On-line Glossary Content-related Videos E-resources and links

5 Become an INDEPENDENT ONLINE INSTRUCTOR TODAY! Visit To sign up for a 30 day FREE TRIAL day. Online Profile Features Creating an online professional profile is a way to advertise your skills and expertise. A professional profile will help you connect with persons from around the world who are in need of personal tutors or on-line instructors. You can build your contacts and better your chances on gaining wonderful career opportunities. Your name will be place in our On-line Directory which can be accessed from our website. Once someone selects your name, your profile will be displayed. It will include the following: Photo (Optional) Career Summary Link to LinkedIn Profile Contact Form Allow interested persons to send messages to your inbox without exposing your contact details. Please note that phone and contact information is displayed by request.

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