How to ensure students are actively engaged and not just compliant

Engagement is a crucial part of learning, but ensuring students are actively engaged is more complex than whether a student is paying attention or not. Too often educators look at engagement as a “yes or no” question: students are either engaged or they’re not.

John Almarode, associate professor at James Madison University and co-director of the school’s Center for STEM Education and Outreach says “It is not a one-dimensional concept.” Read more...