Enhance Student Engagement with Virtual Social Learning Spaces

Catlin Tucker

When I ask teachers, “How would you describe a successful online or blended learning course? ” Most teachers include some form of the word “engagement” in their answers. These spaces provide an avenue for students to learn from and with each other.

Research-Based Implementation of Online Learning: Part Two

Where Learning Clicks

To ensure success with online learning for students and educators, implementing it requires careful planning and the incorporation of proven best practices. The post Research-Based Implementation of Online Learning: Part Two appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

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5 Questions to Help Parents Implementing Online Learning at Home

Where Learning Clicks

As schools close, the weight of student progress falls heavily on the shoulders of parents. The post 5 Questions to Help Parents Implementing Online Learning at Home appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

Online Learning Resources, Tips, and Strategies for Educators and Parents

Where Learning Clicks

As more learning moves online due to school closures, we’re sharing resources and tips to help educators, students, and parents make this transition. The post Online Learning Resources, Tips, and Strategies for Educators and Parents appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

Research-Based Implementation of Online Learning: Part One

Where Learning Clicks

With unprecedented numbers of American students using online learning, thoughtfully implementing high-quality curriculum is key to their success. The post Research-Based Implementation of Online Learning: Part One appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

How Online Learning Can Improve Your Teaching

Ask a Tech Teacher

Online learning has become not only a common alternative to physical classes, but a well-regarded change maker in the education ecosystem. The gregarious students no longer take over the class and the quiet ones are not ignored in their silence. How to be a better online teacher.

Teaching and leading for higher student engagement … even during a pandemic (aka How I spent my summer)

Dangerously Irrelevant

Some schools spent the summer engaged in magical thinking that everyone would be back in person this fall, just like before the pandemic. I was fortunate to work with numerous educators this summer on how to teach and lead for higher student engagement – even during a pandemic.

How Educators Can Support Families of Children with Disabilities During Hybrid or Online Learning

Waterford

The sudden shift to online or hybrid learning during the COVID-19 pandemic has created plenty of challenges for students, schools, and parents. Chief among those is determining how to support students with special educational needs. Tech & Learning.

10 Essential Online Learning Best Practices

The CoolCatTeacher

Video and Infographic From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Teachers are moving from face to face classrooms to online classrooms quickly. Top online course designers who have also taught face to face tell us how.

Student seeks to create the ‘Netflix of online learning’

The Hechinger Report

eLearn.fyi is a database of more than 300 online resources, from a civics curriculum created by a former Supreme Court justice to engineering lessons for building a robotic arm. When the coronavirus pandemic first struck and classes shifted online last spring, Sophia Joffe was in 11th grade.

How Educators Are Keeping Students Engaged Remotely

EdTech Magazine

When it comes to remote learning, keeping students engaged outside of the classroom can be tough. Many students are feeling the same way today as their schools shift to an online learning environment due to the national pandemic.

7 Things Every Educator Needs to Know About Online Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

Online learning is growing. How do online classrooms differ from the face to face classroom? What about the student/teacher relationship? Jade Ballek is a principal of an online K12 school in Canada. She tells all: the challenges of online learning and the strengths. How do you know if a student is “really” learning? How do you measure and improve student engagement? Online learning is growing.

Actionable advice for educators to move to online learning

Neo LMS

At this point, you’ve probably mastered the intricacies of digital conferencing to communicate with your students. You’re getting comfortable with a new schedule, technology, and online grading. But, you still need a little help navigating the seas of e-learning. E-learning

Doug Fisher Guides Us On How to Teach Student Engagement During Virtual Learning

Edthena

Students must be taught engagement expectations across learning environments and formats to drive their own learning. Distance learning students should understand what engagement looks like and taught how to monitor levels through critical thinking questions.

GoGuardian Finds Three Factors That influence K-12 Student Engagement Online and In-Person

eSchool News

The GoGuardian Research and Insights team today announced its comprehensive findings on the factors that create an engaging learning experience in K-12 schools, both online and in-person, in its 2020 State of Engagement Report.

How Educators Are Keeping Students Engaged Remotely

EdTech Magazine

When it comes to remote learning, keeping students engaged outside of the classroom can be tough. Teachers may find it challenging to provide hands-on activities to go with their lesson plans, maintain consistent interaction with their students and foster creativity and collaboration from a distance. Many students are feeling the same way today as their schools shift to an online learning environment due to the national pandemic.

How Educators Are Keeping Students Engaged Remotely

EdTech Magazine

When it comes to remote learning, keeping students engaged outside of the classroom can be tough. Teachers may find it challenging to provide hands-on activities to go with their lesson plans, maintain consistent interaction with their students and foster creativity and collaboration from a distance. Many students are feeling the same way today as their schools shift to an online learning environment due to the national pandemic.

How Educators Are Keeping Students Engaged Remotely

EdTech Magazine

When it comes to remote learning, keeping students engaged outside of the classroom can be tough. Teachers may find it challenging to provide hands-on activities to go with their lesson plans, maintain consistent interaction with their students and foster creativity and collaboration from a distance. Many students are feeling the same way today as their schools shift to an online learning environment due to the national pandemic.

How Educators Are Keeping Students Engaged Remotely

EdTech Magazine

When it comes to remote learning, keeping students engaged outside of the classroom can be tough. Teachers may find it challenging to provide hands-on activities to go with their lesson plans, maintain consistent interaction with their students and foster creativity and collaboration from a distance. Many students are feeling the same way today as their schools shift to an online learning environment due to the national pandemic.

How Educators Are Keeping Students Engaged Remotely

EdTech Magazine

When it comes to remote learning, keeping students engaged outside of the classroom can be tough. Teachers may find it challenging to provide hands-on activities to go with their lesson plans, maintain consistent interaction with their students and foster creativity and collaboration from a distance. Many students are feeling the same way today as their schools shift to an online learning environment due to the national pandemic.

Nine Tips for Success with Virtual Learning

Where Learning Clicks

The post Nine Tips for Success with Virtual Learning appeared first on Where Learning Clicks. Struggling with how to prepare your virtual classroom? We share some best practices from our team of educators who have been teaching remotely for years.

Meet Your Virtual Teachers [Video]

Where Learning Clicks

Meet the teachers who are helping students all over the country learn virtually under extraordinary circumstances. The post Meet Your Virtual Teachers [Video] appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

Great Ways to Embrace Virtual Learning and Increase Student Engagement

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

Are you an educator looking for practical tips and tricks for keeping students connected and actively engaged in learning while our schools are closed? Learn tips and tricks for keeping students engaged, organized and connected throughout the online learning experience.

How to Cultivate Student Engagement with Online Office Hours

Turnitin

Office hours are a great opportunity to connect with students in an online learning environment. Here are some tips for effective virtual office hours

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. Nurture a learning community.

Student Zoom Fatigue is Real—Here’s How to Combat It in Your Virtual Classroom

Where Learning Clicks

Learn how to prevent and address student Zoom fatigue and other social and emotional learning issues in your virtual classroom. The post Student Zoom Fatigue is Real—Here’s How to Combat It in Your Virtual Classroom appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

Colleges Have Embraced Online Learning. Will That Open Remote Teaching Opportunities for Faculty?

Edsurge

Most anticipate the growing centrality of online learning in university life. As a longtime proponent of online higher education, I thought I’d take a stab at imagining a couple of effects digital education might have on teaching and learning in the college classroom.

5 Technology tools that will keep your students engaged in the classroom

Neo LMS

Students are obsessed with technology and gadgets nowadays, so why can’t we use technology to keep them engaged while learning? The education department is evolving on a global scale along with the techniques of teaching and learning. Advances in technology have made it possible to make classroom learning fun, engaging and interactive. Today’s students are a lot more tech-savvy than ever before. Technology allows global learning.

Adventures in Distance Learning: Establishing New Learning Routines

Where Learning Clicks

A parent navigating distance learning shares how establishing—and adapting—routines for different learners can support positive attitudes toward schooling. The post Adventures in Distance Learning: Establishing New Learning Routines appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

Great Ways to Embrace Virtual Learning and Increase Student Engagement

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

Are you an educator looking for practical tips and tricks for keeping students connected and actively engaged in learning while our schools are closed? Learn tips and tricks for keeping students engaged, organized and connected throughout the online learning experience.

Teaching During a School Closure: One Teacher’s Experience

Where Learning Clicks

This inspirational teacher is focusing on student engagement while understanding that everyone is struggling with balancing work, childcare, and worry. The post Teaching During a School Closure: One Teacher’s Experience appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

Using Ed Tech Analytics to Measure Student Engagement

Omega Notes

Recent years have seen a considerable uptick in online learning as well as the availability of online course materials for student access; but access doesn’t equal engagement. So how can schools measure students’ academic interaction with available resources outside traditional classroom metrics? The Role of Engagement in Education Success. Ed tech platforms make collecting, aggregating, and analyzing student activity easy and accessible.

Tips for Talking to Your Child about Learning

Where Learning Clicks

Families have a better view of their children’s education than ever before, and having conversations about what they’re learning can help reinforce it. The post Tips for Talking to Your Child about Learning appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

5 Questions to Increase Student Success in a Digital Classroom

Where Learning Clicks

In a digital or blended learning environment, some of the traditional methods used by teachers to increase student success may need to be augmented. The post 5 Questions to Increase Student Success in a Digital Classroom appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

Sneak peek: 9 ideas from the Ditch That Textbook Digital Summit

Ditch That Textbook

It’s a free online conference from Dec. DTT Digital Summit ditch that textbook digital summit ditchsummit edtech educational technology global learning online learning professional development student engagementAs I’m writing this, it’s Monday, and the Ditch That Textbook Digital Summit kicks off on Friday. I couldn’t be more excited. Wait, that’s probably not true. I’ll probably be even more excited on Thursday.)