CourseKey Blog

01Feb 2016

Creating Engagement in the Classroom: Attendance and Student Success

Investigating the relationship between attendance and classroom success.

Academia is constantly on the move.

Creating Engagement in the Classroom: Connecting with Students

How classroom engagement improves student learning outcomes and why classroom management is becoming increasingly difficult.

Connecting with students has meant different things to different teachers over the years.

25Jan 2016

Creating Engagement in the Classroom

An Introduction to Creating Classroom Engagement: Understanding the challenges of the modern learning environment.

Remember your very first classroom? If your grade school was like most, it was a rectangular room, with the students’ desks lined up facing toward the teacher’s so you could see the chalkboard and pay attention to the lesson of the day.

16Nov 2015

Creating Engagement in the Classroom: Providing Answers to Questions

How professors and students alike can stay atop of the changing question-and-answer dynamic in the modern classroom

In today’s higher education environment, there are many obstacles faced by both students and educators. As class sizes continually rise, the opportunities for individual student interactions have fallen. When a single educator is tasked with presenting one or more chapters in a one-hour lecture, there is often little room to field questions. This can create a specific challenge on both sides of the podium.