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Articles tagged "engagement and participation"

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Blogging

Dr Dominc Hurst talks about his use of blogging as a tool to engage and share with his students outside of the classroom.

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Debates with large groups

Dr Françoise Boucek describes her experience of organising large group debates as part of her politics module.

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Debates with small groups

Dr Françoise Boucek talks about her use of debates in teaching with small groups, the practical aspects and benefits.

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Dialogic Learning Strategies and the Classroom Media Ecology

Dr Amit Rai discusses his use of dialogic learning strategies in his Marketing and Communications module, in particular his focus with students on the media ecology of the lecture room during the module itself.

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Short exercises during lectures

Dr Rosemary Harris describes her methods to break up a class using exercises and questions.

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“Live” examples

Dr Rosemary Harris explains her use of “live” real life and recent examples and material which are more memorable and recognisable to the students.

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Buzz Groups and Mid-Lecture Breaks

Dr Mark Carroll discusses why he includes a mid-lecture break or buzz group and the different uses.

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Hands on learning

Dr Mary Flannery discusses taking students out of the class room to experience artifacts hands on.

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Encouraging students’ questions

Dr Roberto Veneziani discusses how to encourage students to ask questions in class.

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Building relationships with students

Dr Roberto Veneziani describes the simple ways that he tries to build up learning and teaching relationships with his students.

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