How Engaged are your Students?

Do students enjoy your class? Are they learning?

What does Student Engagement really mean???

the degree of attention, curiosity, interest, optimism, and passion that students show when they are learning or being taught, which extends to the level of motivation they have to learn and progress in their education.
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So why is Student Engagement so Important?

Motivated Students...

  • Are less likely to disrupt
  • Earn higher grades
  • Feel more confident about learning
  • Are willing to accept challenges
  • Retain information longer
  • "Are more likely to become life long learners"

Is this Classroom Engagment?

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Would having these Expectations increase Student Engagement???

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So Which Student Engagement Strategies should I try?

Here are a few to start making your classroom more engaging!

The Wingman

Helps Engage Relunctant Learners
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Peer to Peer Learning (Collaboration vs. Cooperative Learning)

This video clip shows impact that collaboration can have on student learning.
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Want to share your Student Engagement Strategies?

Email or text me your thoughts, ideas, and pictures of what your classroom looks like! I am looking forward to hearing from you!

Mallory Kincaid

Instructional Coach 6-12 RMS & RHS