How to Lead Discussions; Learning through engagement
A great practical teaching resource with tips and activities to begin student discussions and dynamic group work. Suggestions for ice breakers, a section on facilitating effective online discussion and how to assess student participation in verbal and written group activities.
Getting discussion going can be difficult,
especially with diverse groups of students, and
not all students and staff are comfortable with
leading and participating in discussions. This guide
contains some ideas for you to consider when
using discussions in your teaching.