Curt Bonk PhD



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Addresses growing concerns about a lack of engagement in the online classroom. Student dissatisfaction, apathy, and increasingly, attrition threaten to derail the progress of online education at many schools. During this presentation, you'll discover how to address those problems, and how to build proven engagement-boosters into your online programs.

Curt Bonk, Ph.D. is professor of Instructional Systems Technology at Indiana University and president and founder of both SurveyShare and CourseShare. Drawing on his background as a corporate controller, CPA, educational psychologist, and instructional technologist, Bonk offers unique insights into the intersection of business, education, psychology, and technology. A well- known authority on emerging technologies for learning, Bonk reflects on his speaking experiences around the world in his popular blog, TravelinEdMan. He has coauthored several widely used technology books, including The World is Open, Empowering Online Learning, The Handbook of Blended Learning, and Electronic Collaborators.

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Creatively Engaging Online Students: Models and Activities