Discussion in the College Classroom: Getting Your Students Engaged and Participating in Person and Online
Language: English | PDF | ISBN-10: 1118571355 | 2015 | 224 pages | 1 MB
Second only to lecture as the most widely used instructional strategy, there's no better method than classroom discussion to actively engage students with course material. Most faculty are not aware that there is an extensive body of research on the topic from which instructors can learn to facilitate exceptional classroom discussion. Discussion in the College Classroom is a practical guide which utilizes that research, frames it sociologically, and offers advice, along with a wide variety of strategies, to help you spark a relevant conversation and steer it toward specific learning goals.