Active Learning Blog

Sep 23, 2016 8:30:00 AM by Brad Turner

5 Ways to Make Education More Accessible and Engaging


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May 10, 2016 1:48:18 PM by Echo360

Active Learning to Engage Busy Executives around the Globe

Comprised of senior executives from over 30 different countries, the Trium Executive Global MBA (Trium EMBA) program at the London School of Economics reaches across the globe. As busy executives, the MBA students need flexibility to complete their work, anytime, anyplace.

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Mar 7, 2016 9:01:58 AM by Echo360

Technology’s Supporting Role in Engaging the College Student

With the goal to increase course completion and student success, the University of Toledo encourages faculty to leverage active learning technology to increase student engagement.

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Feb 22, 2016 1:17:18 PM by Echo360

Funding Helps College Improve Engagement in Gateway Courses


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Feb 17, 2016 4:02:36 PM by Echo360

Grant Program Rewards New Approach to Teaching & Learning


Anatomy & Physiology Class at Trocaire College

Trocaire College located near Buffalo, NY has a strong mission to serve students who might not otherwise have a shot at succeeding in higher education. Ninety seven percent of the college’s 1,400 students receive some form of financial aid.  Many are students who had started their education elsewhere, but hadn’t been able to complete—whether because of life circumstances or academic difficulties. Reducing attrition and improving retention is a major academic challenge for Trocaire faculty and staff.  But this isn’t unique to Trocaire. Last year, a study found that only 33.7% of students returning to complete their degree actually graduated, compared to 54.1% of first-time students.  

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