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Practical Solutions for Faculty: Engaging Students

Practical Solutions for Faculty: Engaging Students is your one-stop shop for best practices and creative thinking to add engagement strategies to every stage of your teaching.

Engaging Students

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Winter Enrichment Course

COURSE DATE:

December 11, 2022 – January 21, 2023

 

Engaging your students can certainly seem like an ongoing quest. Wouldn’t it be helpful to have a collection of teaching experts to rely on to help you succeed?

Practical Solutions for Faculty: Engaging Students is your one-stop shop for best practices and creative thinking to add engagement strategies to each stage of teaching:

  • Course Design
  • Course Delivery
  • Assignments and Assessments
  • (The unique challenges of engagement in online teaching are also covered!)

This 9.5-hour Magna Online Course is a comprehensive study on student engagement and active learning from a variety of well-respected educators. Each unit features a variety of short programs that cover crucial questions and topics related to student engagement. This collection of programs will leave you with practical ideas for you to implement right away in your own classroom. A wealth of practical strategies and advice from experienced educators is waiting for you!

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Learning Goals

At the conclusion of this course, you’ll be able to:

  • Define active learning
  • Identify how gamification can increase student persistence and engagement
  • Pinpoint how microactivities might be integrated into your class
  • Contrast transmission lectures and interactive lectures
  • Apply the 5Cs of storytelling to your lectures
  • Explain four activities to generate student conversation and engagement
  • Maximize student brainpower to improve learning
  • Learn a variety of classroom assessment techniques
  • Recognize practical ways to build swift trust and sustain it throughout an online course
  • Compare and contrast four types of listening and evaluate which type matches your goals for a particular lesson: Extractive Listening, Listening to Build Community, Critical Listening, and Co-creative Listening
  • Implement several kinds of asynchronous activities that can be employed to check for understanding
  • Write “discussable” questions that promote critical thinking and dialogue
  • Discover additional teaching strategies to promote inclusion

How It Works:

  • Prior to the start of the course, participants will receive an email with information on accessing the online course.
  • Participants can work through the course at their own pace. Participants can also review information in a previous unit as well as read supplemental materials and watch the accompanying videos as many times as they like within their selected session date.
  • Upon completion of the course, participants will take an assessment to gauge learning.
  • At the end of the course, participants will receive a Certificate of Completion.

What’s Included:

  • Video programs
  • Assessments
  • Transcripts of all video programs
  • Program slides
  • Supplemental readings and activities
  • Certificate of Completion for the course

Group Enrollment:

Discount pricing is available for multiple seats purchased at the same time.
For 10 or more seats, please contact Magna Sales at sales@magnapubs.com or call 800-433-0499 ext. 183 to receive a customized quote.

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Product Code: PO22XA

Meet Your Presenters

Claire Howell Major, PhD
Professor of Higher Education, The University of Alabama

Kristin Ziska Strange
Associate Director of Online Program Development & Instructional Design, Tufts University

Wren Mills, PhD
Pedagogical Assistant Professor, Western Kentucky University

Marie Norman, PhD
Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Megwen Loveless, PhD
Senior Professor of Practice and Director, Tulane University

Sarah Lovern, PhD
Professor of Biology, Concordia University Wisconsin

Susan Wehling, PhD
Professor of Spanish, Valdosta State University

Fiona Hunt, MLIS
Program Chair and Instructor in the Library and Information Technology Program, Langara College

Rebecca Zambrano, MA
Director of Online Learning, Edgewood College

Jeremy Caplan
Director of Teaching and Learning, CUNY

B. Jean Mandernach, PhD
Professor and Executive Director, Center for Innovation in Research and Teaching, Grand Canyon University

Courtney Plotts, PhD
National Chair, CASEPS

Engaging Students

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Group Enrollment Pricing
1 person$199
2-9 people$139 per person
10-49 people$109 per person
50-99 people$89 per person
Group Enrollment discounts are applied in the cart.

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