By Colin Bryson
Enhancing the scholar event, and specifically pupil engagement, has develop into a chief concentration of upper schooling. it truly is in rather sharp concentration as greater schooling strikes ahead into the doubtful international of excessive scholar charges and a built greater schooling marketplace. scholar engagement is a scorching subject, in contemplating the right way to supply ‘value’ and a greater pupil adventure. additionally it really is receiving a lot awareness around the world and underpins such a lot of different priorities akin to retention, widening participation and enhancing scholar studying generally.
Understanding and constructing pupil Engagement draws from quite a number members in a large choice of roles in better schooling and all members are actively excited about the Researching, Advancing and encouraging pupil Engagement (RAISE) Network.
While utilizing exact case examples from united kingdom universities, the authors additionally offer a serious evaluation and distillation of the differing paradigms of scholar Engagement in the USA, Australasia, South Africa and Europe, drawing upon key study stories and ideas from numerous contexts.
This ebook uncovers the multi-dimensional nature of scholar engagement, applying case examples from either pupil and employees views, and gives conceptual readability and powerful facts approximately this particularly elusive thought. It offers a company starting place from which to debate practices and guidelines that may most sensible serve to foster engagement.