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The Myth Of Student Engagement

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 22nd May 2014

The Myth Of Student Engagement http://inservice.ascd.org/education-resources/the-myth-of-student-engagement/ Teaching and Learning: The Chicken and the Egg the heart of the student engagement myth: that adding or changing classroom elements, doing a new project, or exposing a student to a new technology or method of instruction will magically transform apathy into a white-hot fire of curiosity. True engagement [...]

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Optimal Video Length for Student Engagement – no longer then 6 min

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 3rd November 2013

Optimal Video Length for Student Engagement https://www.edx.org/blog/optimal-video-length-student/1239 The take-home message for instructors is that, to maximize student engagement, they should work with instructional designers and video producers to break up their lectures into small, bite-sized pieces.

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