Friday, October 17, 2014

Active Engagement Strategies



Keeping students actively engaged throughout the day is critical for academic success. However, active engagement involves more than "hands on" instruction. Students need opportunities to work collaboratively with a partner or team in order to gain a deeper understanding of the content they are exploring.
On this page you'll find a two free webinar recordings with lots of practical and easy-to-implement active engagement strategies.
  • Part One includes strategies for whole group engagement and partner activities.
  • Part Two focuses on cooperative learning team management and strategies for teams.



Options for Active Engagement Strategies for Success Webinar

  • Mp4 Video Version - Available on YouTube and embedded in this page above. You will not be able to see the chat panel.
  • Full Recording in Blackboard Collaborate - Watching this format will make you feel that you are right there in the room with us! You'll be able to see the chat panel as you watch the webinar.
  • Active Engagement Strategies Part One Chat Transcript - Over 250 pages long with lots of great strategies from participants. Just scroll and scan to find what you need or use the Find feature in Word if you are looking for something specific. The times listed in the chat will help you navigate.

Part Two - Taking the Chaos out of Cooperative Learning



Options for Active Engagement Strategies for Success Webinar - Part Two

  • Mp4 Video Version - Available on YouTube and embedded in this page above. You will not be able to see the chat panel.
  • Full Recording in Blackboard Collaborate - Watching this format will make you feel that you are right there in the room with us! You'll be able to see the chat panel as you watch the webinar.
  • Active Engagement Strategies Part Two Chat Transcript - Over 70 pages long with lots of great strategies from participants. Just scroll and scan to find what you need or use the Find feature in Word if you are looking for something specific. The times listed in the chat will help you navigate.