Netiquette in the Online Classroom

A Guide to Follow by Christine Craig

Simply follow this list of do's and don'ts


  1. Do be encouraging to fellow students
  2. Do be aware of your language and your tone
  3. Do be helpful when you see another student needs a helping hand
  4. Do be considerate- Treat others as you would like to be treated


  1. Don't use inappropriate or inflammatory words or language
  2. Don't use all capital letters- This is viewed as "shouting" in an online setting
  3. Don't use discrimination among your peers
  4. Don't use texting language

Simple Rules to Follow