Leading Effective Discussions
Running a class discussion can always be challenging. This is even more the case with virtual or flexed environments. The following links provide plenty of ideas about how to create impactful, engaging, and inclusive classroom conversations. One note: some of these sites also talk about discussion boards and other pre-class tools for engaging students. Don’t underestimate the ways the pre-meeting work/discussions can serve to improve the quality of in-class conversations.
See also: Using Class Time Effectively