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Question Dissection: You Asked for It!

Have you ever asked your students a question then been surprised by the impact it had or didn’t have? The questions we ask our students have subtle and profound effects on their learning and…

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IMAGINE STEM Saturday Orientation

Kick-off orientation for students and families registered for the IMAGINE STEM Saturdays program. Hear about the PEAR-STEM grant that has allowed us to start this Saturday program in partnership with…

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Get in the Flow - Promoting Student Engagement in Online Learning

Are you concerned that your students may not be adequately engaged during online learning activities? Being fully engaged 100% of the time is not a realistic expectation, but there are a variety of…

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Skill Up Session: Planning Large Community Events

Join the Outreach and Engagement Committee for their Skill Up Session: Planning Large Community Events, a casual conversation over VIRTUAL coffee or your drink of choice with our speaker Scott…

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Get in the Flow: Promoting Student Engagement in Online Learning

Are you concerned that your students may not be adequately engaged during online learning activities? Being fully engaged 100% of the time is not a realistic expectation, but there are a variety of…

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The Power of Presentations: Enhancing your Slides for Teaching and Engagement

Summary: Throughout your life you will, almost certainly, give presentations. We’ve all sat through presentations that were boring, confusing, and drab. How do you communicate your message…

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Immersion and Engagement: Teaching through Games & Simulations

Presenters: Judith Pintar (iSchool) & Dan Steward (Sociology) Summary: Judith and Dan will discuss the ways they use games to enhance learning, including table top role-playing to teach about…

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ePortfolio at the University of Illinois

A presentation to the Illinois Online Teaching Academy, Summer, 2020

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Understanding MediaSpace Analyltics Reports

In this video we will assist you on better understanding how to use the Entry Analytics via Mediaspce

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Champaign’s Community Schools Initiative

The Champaign Unit 4 School District success story is told by Katina Wilcher, the director of student, family, and community engagement. As of 2018, the school district has piloted the Community…

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West Chicago Elementary School District 33: Turner Elementary School

West Chicago Elementary School District 33 family engagement includes connecting families to the many district and community resources that are available. The schools reflect the cultural and…

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Colona Grade School

Students and their families at Colona Grade School in Henry County benefit from the resources provided by the 21st Century Community Learning Center grant administered by the Regional Office of…

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IL-FSS: East Aurora School District’s Parent Cafés

A families and school engagement success story is under way in District 131, East Aurora, IL. The school district provides multiple ways for families and the community to engage in its schools. The…

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IL-FSS: Springfield District 186 APTT Program

Building relationships and investment in children’s learning and achievement is essential for successful family engagement. Since 2017, Matheny-Withrow Elementary School in Springfield,…

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Charging to the End: Optimize Student Engagement

Dawn Bohn of the Food Science and Human Nutrition program talks about how she used a simple strategy to encourage students to stay motivated right through the very end of the term.

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Engaging Students Through Active Learning: Experiences from the Small Classroom pt1

Catharine Gray, Associate Professor of English, discusses her ideas and experiences engaging students in active learning projects and exercises in smaller classes; focusing particularly on the…

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Engaging Students Through Active Learning: Experiences from the Small Classroom pt2

Catharine Gray, Associate Professor of English, discusses her ideas and experiences engaging students in active learning projects and exercises in smaller classes; focusing particularly on the…

From  Justin York 49 plays 0  

Engaging Students Through Active Learning: Experiences from the Small Classroom pt3

Catharine Gray, Associate Professor of English, discusses her ideas and experiences engaging students in active learning projects and exercises in smaller classes; focusing particularly on the…

From  Justin York 56 plays 0  

Morrill Act 1862: Legacy of the Land Grant University

This video expresses the theme of the evolution of the great University of Illinois land-grant tradition from its earliest days to its future promise. It was designed to serve as an inspiration for a…

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Morrill Act 1862: The Legacy of the Land Grant University

eDream created a digital film to commemorate the Morrill Act of 1862, which democratized higher education in the United States through establishing land grant…

From  Jeffrey Carpenter 590 plays 0