Tips for designing an engaging, active online classroom: Editorial


Student decisions about where to attend university may come down to which institution offers the most engaging learning experiences, writes Dustin York in an editorial for EdTech. York writes that even though online education offers benefits, engaging students in online programs can be a struggle. The author offers advice on how to make the online classroom engaging, recommending that instructors use active learning tools (including generative AI), update their course content regularly, build a sense of community among their students, and connect lessons with concrete workplace skills.