The question of the week at my Education Week Teacher blog is What Does “Student Engagement” Look Like?
In preparation for the response I’ll be posting on Sunday, I thought it would be useful to publish a related “The Best…” list here.
Here are my choices for The Best Posts & Articles On Student Engagement (feel free to add others):
Kids Speak Out on Student Engagement is by Heather Wolpert-Gawron.
Engaging Students…Dangling the Carrot is from Learning First.
Resilience, Research, and Educational Reform is by Sara Truebridge at ASCD.
Wikipedia has a pretty interesting page on “student engagement.”
Strengthening Student Engagement: What Do Students Want(and what really motivates them)? is from Educational Leadership.
A related resources is Chart: Useful Summary Of The Differences Between Parent Involvement & Parent Engagement.
How Poverty Affects Classroom Engagement is by Eric Jensen.