Items listed under "Student Engagement"

Communicating Effectively to Encourage Student Learning and Engagement

By Amy Erickson Our Expertise The more I read about teaching methodologies and student engagement, the more I realize that one’s mastery of content only goes so far. Our ability to captivate students and get them excited about content demands more than...  [Read More]

Ebooks May be the Answer

By Anita Norton, Director, Excelsior College Library Have you thought of providing students with supplemental or background reading to bring them up to speed in a certain area? Do students place comments in the discussion board that lets you know they could use...  [Read More]

Self-Disclosure: How Much and When?

Let me begin by saying that my life isn’t so exciting that I need to be chronicling every last detail of it – or even the highlights – in any public forum. And certainly not in my class discussions. Wow. That wasn’t...  [Read More]