Category: Engagement

Defining Engagement

Engagement.  There’s $500 million Australian university’s CGS cluster funding potentially at stake, turning on the definition of that word.  If the plan goes ahead (Department of Education and Training 2017, p27), it will be a financial incentive to bring student experience of higher education into..

Engagement: The emotional side of learning

This highlights the emotional side of learning: it is impactful, lasting and it’s important.  The key is to understand how to harness this emotion to trigger engagement with learning. Student Interest and Engagement This understanding is what Ella Kahu, Karen Nelson and Catherine Picton have..

Where does learning occur?

Where does learning occur? A simple question.  Yet it’s one that really opens one’s thinking to new perspectives. Given the ubiquity of mobile devices with fully featured web browsers empowers students to learn in an ad-hoc, time efficient way that has never been possible before…