A Closer Look into Pedagogy: Motivation as the Foundation of Student Engagement
Creating effective pedagogical strategies for student engagement is a perpetual challenge for communication instructors. This discussion panel highlights the foundational role that motivation plays in students’ predispositions towards, and participation in, certain subject matter in both face-to-face and online classrooms. Panelists will explore extrinsic and intrinsic factors motivating non-majors’ perceptions toward the basic communication course, texting and social media use during classroom instruction, developing research and information literacy skills, and participation in online-only learning environments.
Jacobi, L. (2016, April 16). A Closer Look into Pedagogy: Motivation as the Foundation of Student Engagement. Panel participant on Motivation in the Online Classroom: Faculty and Student Perspectives. Panel Competitively selected by CSCA Committee, Central States Communication Association, Grand Rapids, MI.