Maria Diakou

Encouraging students' involvement in an online learning environment

Using motivating activities can be one of the best ways to involve students in online learning, creating an active online learning environment. Students report greater enjoyment of the learning process when they are more involved in the learning process. Through this presentation I will share with you ideas on how we can increase students’ engagement in an online classroom environment.

I am currently working as a Deputy Head for Cyprus Ministry of Education and a Lecturer (p.t) at University of Nicosia. I am currently the Chair of CyTEA (Cyprus Teachers of English Association), Event Coordinator of LT SIG IATEFL. My research interests are on technology and language learning and multicultural education.