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Using LectureTools to enhance student–instructor relations and student engagement in the large class

Posted on 18 Nov 2015 with 0 comments
Engagement and performance Learning environment Pedagogy

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Positive student–instructor relationships are important for student engagement, motivation, retention and achievement. Yet, as class sizes grow, these relationships can be increasingly difficult to develop. This study explores LectureTools – a web-based student response and learning platform that facilitates communication between instructors and students – as a possible solution to this issue by analysing survey data collected from students in a second-year communication class at a large Canadian university.


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