7 Digital tools for student engagement across all grade levels

Neo LMS

As we head into the spring, we may notice a decrease in student engagement. For some students, there have been midterm exams, extended school breaks, or we find ourselves in the middle of standardized testing season. Digital tools for student engagement no matter the grade level.

Create Google Slides comics to add some elements of fun to your lessons and enhance student engagement

Hapara

Incorporating the use of comics into your classroom activities can be a fun way to help engage students in academic content, develop their technological competency and enhance their understanding of the learning objectives.

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Measuring Student Engagement in Google Classroom

Teacher Tech

Are you measuring engagement or compliance? Either way, what information can we get from Google Classroom to help us better engage students. The post Measuring Student Engagement in Google Classroom appeared first on Teacher Tech.

Gamification tools that increase student engagement

eSchool News

Games are part of many people’s lives–so why not use them to benefit students when teaching? From a 5th grade teacher lens, it is evident that students are more likely to engage in an educational activity when it is “gamified,” and even more so when it is gamified with technology.

New Research on Student Engagement Best Practices

The CoolCatTeacher

Engagement is such a challenge for schools—now more than ever. Lots of anecdotal evidence is floating around, but right now, we need answers for what produces strong student engagement. Engagement Is Multi-Faceted & Dynamic. Factors That Influence Student Engagement.

6 ways to create stellar student engagement

eSchool News

Whether your students take the bus to school or run downstairs to the computer room, keeping them engaged in their classwork throughout the day is the best way for them to master content and progress to the next level of their education.

Student Engagement is Critical to Distance Learning

Education Elements

Student engagement is one of the most overused terms in education. We talk about engagement in the classroom, between peers, with families, with the content, and now, virtual engagement. Classrooms Virtual Learning

Eight challenges keeping students engaged during remote learning (and how to help)

Hapara

Whether students are at home or in the classroom, it’s critical for teachers to create relevant and meaningful learning experiences. It can be challenging, though, keeping students engaged during remote learning. Why it’s important to keep learners engaged.

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4 Essential Factors for Student Engagement Based on Current Research

The CoolCatTeacher

Mariana Aguilar discusses the current research on student engagement From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Mariana Aguilar shares 4 Essential Factors for Student Engagement. Download the State of Engagement Report 2020 now!

Improving Student Engagement in a Virtual Classroom

myViewBoard

The idea behind a virtual classroom is to create an online space that serves many of the functions of a traditional classroom, without requiring students and teachers to be physically present in the same place. What is Student Engagement? What Is Student Engagement?

Improve Student Engagement and Learning with Technology Coaching

Digital Promise

At Emerald STEAM Magnet Middle School in El Cajon, California, a digital simulation of the annex where Anne Frank lived in hiding brought history to life and allowed students to develop a better contextual understanding of the play they were reading. “I

How to ignite the fire of student engagement

eSchool News

The students, who normally struggled to engage with the coursework, were completely enthralled. A fire had been lit in that classroom – both literally and metaphorically. Stories like these remind educators about the power of student engagement.

How Leveraging Curiosity May Keep Students Engaged From Afar

Edsurge

Being one educator that engages 30 kids online effectively is a challenge. This newfound passion led Bongiorno to transition to teaching general technology in the classroom and, eventually, robotics. Bongiorno: The first is engagement. NASA STEM @ Home For Students Grades K-4.

4 strategies to boost student engagement

eSchool News

As educators struggle with keeping a variety of balls in the air, one of the key issues in all settings is how to keep students motivated and engaged. Recently, a study of rural elementary teachers outlined a few key factors for engaging students and then keeping them engaged online.

7 Strategies Designed to Increase Student Engagement in Synchronous Online Discussions Using Video Conferencing

Catlin Tucker

When teachers are working with students online, their role as facilitator encompasses their interactions with students in conferences, the feedback they give students on their work, and their ability to assist students in making meaning in online discussions, both synchronous and asynchronous.

4 Steps to Improve Student Engagement

The CoolCatTeacher

Jeromie Heath on episode 558 From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Engaging students can be a challenge. A student from Jeromie Heath’s class shares her perspective on learning and why she wanted to learn for Jeromie in this episode. Today, join in the conversations about learning and engagement and all your own thoughts on social media. His students love school, love learning, and love each and every day.

How Powerful Use of Technology Can Increase Student Engagement

Digital Promise

Rather than taking a traditional multiple choice test at the end of their unit on weather, sixth grade students at Gilbert Middle School in South Carolina created their own live weather reports—complete with green screens and fake snow. At DeWitt Perry Middle School in Texas, language arts students collaborated on a WebQuest to find an “iconic” image from their lifetime and reflect on its meaning. As powerful use of technology increased, student engagement grew as well.

The Key to Better Student Engagement Is Letting Them Show You How They Learn

Edsurge

She asked her students who were learning remotely to build blanket forts. As you might expect, the students calculated the area, perimeter and volumes of their forts. More to the point, they were engaged. Inside the fort, students could tune out distractions and focus.

BetterLesson and Adobe release 300+ strategies for creativity, student engagement

eSchool News

As educators across the country work tirelessly to provide engaging lessons in new and ever-changing environments, there are still understandable concerns about low student engagement, low teacher morale , and a lack of professional development to meet teacher and students’ needs.

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6 ways to keep students engaged in any type of classroom

eSchool News

Whether your students take the bus to school or run downstairs to the computer room, keeping them engaged in their classwork throughout the day is the best way for them to master content and progress to the next level of their education.

Why active learning environments are key to student engagement

eSchool News

Technology’s pivotal role in education can’t be denied, and it will remain a constant in classrooms. Many schools are turning to active learning environments to effectively use technology to help engage students in learning.

How an LMS can help teachers keep older students engaged

Neo LMS

So let’s explore how teachers can harness edtech resources, with a focus on school learning management systems, to maximize their limited time and supplies, while also delivering a more engaging, personalized experience for middle school students. Improved student assessment.

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17 Best Student Engagement Strategies [Teachers Swear By!]

Prodigy

It’s pretty easy to spot when student engagement is low in your classroom. So how do you build a classroom filled with positivity, encouragement and excitement for learning? There are lots of amazing student engagement strategies you can use to inspire a love […].

Connecting with students in the online classroom

Neo LMS

While most students have returned to in-person learning, many have remained in the online classroom. One of the biggest hurdles you can face as a teacher is keeping your students engaged and interested. So, what can you do to connect with students in the online classroom?

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The Unboxing Video: A fun classroom video activity

Ditch That Textbook

Unboxing videos can be a really fun, effective way for your students to show what they know. The post The Unboxing Video: A fun classroom video activity appeared first on Ditch That Textbook. Student engagement Tech Like A Pirate Video in the classroom unboxing video

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How text and voice apps are changing student engagement

eSchool News

Classes became virtual, as did most everything else, and administrators, teachers, and students alike received a crash course on the finer points of digital learning technology. Of Mote’s 1 million users, most are teachers and students.

How to Improve Student Engagement at Scale

eSpark

Student engagement—participating in lively class discussions, investing time and energy into their academic work, and applying what they learn in school to the world outside the classroom—increases when educators value social-emotional well-being, according to 81% of teachers.

Q&A: How Laser-Focused Learning Can Support Student Engagement

EdTech Magazine

The pandemic disrupted learning for millions of K–12 students and caused student engagement to plummet in many districts. At the same time, the crisis accelerated the adoption of technologies and tools that connect students and teachers across varied classroom environments.

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How to manage slow-working students in your classroom

Neo LMS

Students experience learning differently. Teachers will always have students who can’t finish tasks in due time, find it challenging to focus throughout a class, work slowly or inconsistently, or have difficulties following multi-step directions. Acknowledge students’ struggles.

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3 ways technology paves the way for more student engagement

eSchool News

The COVID-19 pandemic and resulting stay-at-home orders meant that students and teachers alike were forced to shift to online or hybrid learning overnight. Now, more than a year later, educators, students, and parents have been able to reflect on their experiences with online learning. .

Can Games Power Up Student Engagement in an Online/Hybrid Classroom Setting? By @MsBDuncan

Teacher Tech

The post Can Games Power Up Student Engagement in an Online/Hybrid Classroom Setting? The behavior of play has long been an essential tool for learning. By @MsBDuncan appeared first on Teacher Tech. Gamification

8 Digital tools for engaging classroom presentations

Neo LMS

Whether online or face-to-face, teachers are always looking for ways to create engaging learning experiences. Integrating presentations in teaching is an accessible way to bring technology to the classroom and make the best digital tools available.

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5 Ways to mix education and entertainment in the classroom

Neo LMS

When learning is fun, students are more likely to be interested in what you’re teaching, be more relaxed during the class, and better retain information. However, over the last two years, students of all ages have experienced widespread disruption and uncertainty in their education experience.

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6 ways to boost student engagement in online/virtual classrooms.

Linways Technologies

Teaching-learning is being digitized, there are more tools to assist teachers manage their classrooms, courses, academics, etc. But no matter digital or otherwise, one thing all teachers agree about student-teacher interaction is the engagement.

8 YouTube-inspired classroom video ideas

Ditch That Textbook

Students watch LOTS of YouTube videos. Here are some classroom video ideas based on them. The post 8 YouTube-inspired classroom video ideas appeared first on Ditch That Textbook. Ed Tech Student engagement Video in the classroomCertain types of YouTube videos are VERY popular. You've probably heard that YouTube is the second largest search engine in the world. You can also probably imagine how much of a behemoth YouTube has become.

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Celebrating Culturally Diverse Winter Holidays in the Classroom

Waterford

For many students, December’s an especially memorable time of year, with winter activities, pageants, and classroom parties during the days before break. This doesn’t mean you can’t have fun, it just means you find ways to celebrate in a way that doesn’t exclude any student.

3 great ways to supercharge student engagement

eSchool News

No matter what the subject, before students can learn new skills or absorb new material, they need to be paying attention. Here, three educators share the tech tools and best practices they use to improve student engagement and make sure students are energized, focused, and ready to learn. Three ways to focus on student engagement. We use Daily Math Fluency by hand2mind to help educators guide math talks with students.

Student Engagement Strategies for Pandemic Teaching (Closing Keynote by Jen Giffen) – SULS0130

Shake Up Learning

The post Student Engagement Strategies for Pandemic Teaching (Closing Keynote by Jen Giffen) – SULS0130 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Jen shares some AH-mazing student engagement strategies that work in this crazy, COVID world! Amplify Student Voice.

5 ways flexible learning environments boost student engagement

eSchool News

The days when students filed into a classroom, sat at individual desks, and listened to a teacher lecture from behind a podium are a thing of the past. Related content: Top 5 trends in classroom redesign. Actively engage students in the creative learning process.

Feedback for Every Teacher to Boost Student Engagement

Education Elements

Take a look inside a high school physics teacher’s classroom. Valdez is popular with nearly all of her students. Her ambition is to engender in her students the enthusiasm for and wonder about physics that motivated her to devote her career to teaching the subject. She has told you that she wants to teach her students to think like physicists. Valdez take steps to get more of her students truly engaged in physics?”. Personalized Learning Classrooms