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Community Building

Examples of pedagogical approaches for inviting all students to be in community with each other, with their faculty, and with their larger learning community.

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Setting Clear Expectations

Examples of how faculty can clearly communicate their expecations for how students can successfully engage with and learn in their courses.

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Aligning Goals and Assessments

Examples of how faculty have structured their courses in order to align their course objectives with course activities and assessment approaches, in order to increase students' engagement and deep learning.

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Student Engagement and Motivation

Examples of how faculty have incorporated strategies to support student motivation and engagement with course material and activities.