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Discussion Bored? Enhancing Online Asynchronous Discussions

Discussion boards are commonly used for engaging students online. However, many instructors feel they lack the substance of a face-to-face classroom discussion. In this session, we will begin by exploring strategies that help students engage and connect with each other online. We will then examine prompts that encourage deeper discussion, promote higher-order thinking and require students to take on new roles. This interactive session will ask participants to reflect on their own courses and consider how these strategies may apply in their course or discipline.

This is a two-part series.

Session 1: Monday, October 8, 2018  from 2:30 pm to 3:50 pm
Session 2: Monday, October 15, 2018  from 2:30 pm to 3:50 pm

Registration for the first session will serve as registration for the subsequent session.

Date:
Monday, October 8, 2018
Time:
2:30pm - 3:50pm
Location:
Tech 109
Campus:
Main Campus
Categories:
  Teaching & Pedagogy Workshop  
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