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How to Reach the Disengaged Student in the Classroom

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Instructors describe the current state of students with words like “defeated,” “exhausted,” and “overwhelmed.” Often the instructors’ own mental state isn’t much better.

Although record levels of student disengagement are being reported, anxiety and lack of motivation were on the rise even before the pandemic prompted lockdowns and online learning. The problem is easy enough to diagnose but tough to fix.

Join us on October 27 at 2 p.m. ET to hear from a panel of teaching and learning experts on:

  • Lessons learned during the transition back to in-person learning.
  • Actionable strategies for raising student engagement.
  • How to ensure faculty members themselves remain engaged and motivated.

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