Are you and your students getting tired of message boards where they post a response and reply to two peers? Are you struggling with participation in virtual discussions, or with simultaneously engaging face-to-face and online students? Join us for a look at different tools and methods for facilitating discussions online. We will share strategies for both synchronous and asynchronous conversations, with a special focus on crafting engaging prompts and assessing student participation.
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This workshop is part of the Teaching for Engagement series for GW faculty members seeking strategies to enhance their courses and increase student engagement both in-person and virtually. Workshops in this series are sponsored by the Instructional Core. Other workshops this Fall 2020 are Teaching: Building Community in Blended and Online Courses, Teaching: Inclusive Strategies for Engaging All Students, and Teaching: Research Paper Alternatives. The Instructional Core provides comprehensive, integrated solutions for instructors in search of teaching solutions. If you need feedback on assignment or syllabus design, advice on teaching methods, or ideas for new activities, consider booking a consultation with the Instructional Core.
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