Category: Active and Engaged Students

On-the-fly Assessment Strategies for the Active Learning Classroom 

The 10+ specific techniques presented in this online seminar will help you keep student learning on track.

Maximizing Student Engagement with Course Readings

This Magna Online Seminar will introduce four methods for increasing your students’ engagement with class readings.

Strategies for Making Lectures More Active, Engaging, and Meaningful

Learn a series of low-risk, very easy to implement strategies, tips, and tools to make teaching more student-centered and engaging.

Engage and Empower Students by Using Wikipedia

This Magna Online Seminar offers a glimpse into how Wikipedia can empower students to share their knowledge with the world around them.

How to Improve Academic Lectures with TED Talk Principles: Connect, Convey, Communicate

For teachers who struggle with engaging content delivery, this online seminar gives specific, practical steps to add enthusiasm and excitement to teaching and presentations.

How to Use Interactive Lecturing as Pedagogy of Engagement

This online seminar details interactive lecturing, a model for combining lectures and active learning techniques, that can engage students and improve learning.

How Can I Spark Conversation in the Classroom?

This 20-Minute Mentor introduces four tried-and-true techniques to create a learning environment that is literally buzzing with student conversation.

How Can I Encourage Students to Stay Connected with Course Content After Class?

Learn techniques you can use to deepen student understanding of course material—after class is over—that you presented in the classroom.

What 5 Play-based Activities Can I Use to Create an Active, Learning-centered Class?

This informative program brings to life classroom-tested games that work to build student rapport and inject new life into lecture-heavy teaching.

How Can I Inspire Creative Confidence in the Classroom?

You’ll learn how to use 21st-century approaches and techniques, like transactive thinking and creativity tools, to help your students imagine, innovate, and implement.