Engaging the Online Learner Revisited: Activities and Resources for Creative Instruction

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Engaging the Online Learner

This updated edition includes an innovative framework--the Phases of Engagement--that helps learners become more involved as knowledge generators and cofacilitators of a course. The book also provides specific ideas for tested activities (collected from experienced online instructors across the nation) that can go a long way to improving online learning. Engaging the Online Learner offers the tools and information needed to:

Convert classroom activities to an online environment

Assess the learning that occurs as a result of collaborative activities

Phase in activities that promote engagement among online learners

Build peer interaction through peer partnerships and team activities

Create authentic activities and implement games and simulations