Educate, Engage and Entertain...Using the 3E's in your Online Teaching Strategy
Concurrent Session 9
This session examines the 3E's; Educate, Engage and Entertain as an approach to deliver content to students. Identification of 6 strategies to implement the 3E's with examples and demonstrations of their use will be presented. A checklist for implementing these strategies along with examples will be offered to participants.
Students today learn in a multitude of ways. They require a high level of engagement and entertainment, in order to maintain interest and retain information. Taking into consideration how students learn, this session focuses on the 3E's...Educate, Engage and Entertain as a strategy to deliver your content while appealing to students’ interests. The session will discuss the concept of Edutainment, the combination of educating and entertaining as a creative approach to deliver information. Through a utilization of the 3E’s, instructors can not only present their content, but also their personalities, talents and interests outside of class. This session will additionally discuss 6 strategies to implement the 3E's in your online courses, with examples and demonstrations to support and showcase each one. Using Kahoot, the participants will engage in a variety of surveys and questions, related to the sample videos and activities presented. Finally, participants will walk away with a checklist to assist with identifying and implementing the 3E's in their courses.