Students today are accustomed to the immediacy that comes with technology. Communication and information are constantly at their fingertips and they expect the same in the classroom. They expect learning that captivates them and holds their attention. In order to meet these expectations, educators must understand the motivations behind learning and find the proper tools to best facilitate the process.
There are many reasons people desire to learn, including success, meeting expectations and finding a successful career. Those who study because they are interested in the materials and want to learn seem to be in the minority. As instructors, how can you promote learning that is engaging and fun for all? Is it possible to have every student enjoy the learning process?
Modern digital learning tools, like DigitalEd’s online suite of tools for online STEM education, Möbius, make it possible for educators to develop engaging and interactive content that offers a more hands-on learning experience and facilitates a deeper level of comprehension. Lessons can include text, videos, interactive applications, adjustable plots and more. In this article, discover how you can use digital tools to make learning fun and engaging so that all students enjoy the material and develop a strong desire to learn.