Engage Students

Creative teaching strategies to engage students

10 Creative Ways to Form Groups

When you think about flipping your classroom or training session, think about using group work.  Group work is an excellent way to build community, enhance collaboration, increase engagement and improve critical thinking skills.  Incorporating opportunities for your learners to connect with their colleagues on a regular basis establishes a welcoming learning environment and builds their capacity to be successful in groups when they are faced with a long-term project.   Often, instructors and trainers generate [...]

3 Creative Ways to Form Groups

When you think about flipping your classroom or training session, think about using group work.  Often, instructors and trainers generate discussion by asking their students or participants to turn to their neighbor or get into groups based on how the seats are arranged. While this is convenient, there are more creative ways to divide people into groups.  Here are three ways you can mix up your classroom or training sessions and increase opportunities for your [...]