Ian O’Toole Publishes Paper on Increasing Student Engagement Beyond the Physical Classroom

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

A Message from Terri Graham, Interim President, West and Downtown Campuses

Congratulations to Ian O’Toole, professor computer programming and analysis, for the publication of his paper “Slacking for Success: A Post-COVID-19 Approach for Increasing Student Engagement beyond the Physical Classroom, Using Collaboration Tools with Team-Based and Project-Based Learning.”

The paper explores the problem of how to maintain student engagement outside of the physical classroom.

The study was completed prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, and it revealed newly discovered advantages and also some emerging performance limitations for the use of collaboration tools that can be applied to the post-COVID academic environment. Click here to read the paper’s abstract.

Congratulate Ian in the comments below.


  • Nasser said:

    Excellent work Ian! Congratulations.

    AMSat, 16 Apr 2022 11:44:58 +0000Sat, 16 Apr 2022 11:44:58 +0000am22,11:44 am

  • Paul Wilder said:

    This is fantastic, Ian! Great work! Congratulations on your success as an author.

    PMSun, 17 Apr 2022 13:49:45 +0000Sun, 17 Apr 2022 13:49:45 +0000pm22,1:49 pm

  • Karen said:

    How Wonderful! Congratulations Ian on accomplishing your publication! I can't wait to see what else you come up with!

    AMMon, 18 Apr 2022 07:32:23 +0000Mon, 18 Apr 2022 07:32:23 +0000am22,7:32 am

  • Candace said:

    Awesome, Ian! Congratulations!!

    AMMon, 18 Apr 2022 07:39:42 +0000Mon, 18 Apr 2022 07:39:42 +0000am22,7:39 am

  • Amy said:

    Way to go Ian!!!

    AMMon, 18 Apr 2022 10:40:25 +0000Mon, 18 Apr 2022 10:40:25 +0000am22,10:40 am

  • Ian said:

    Wow – thanks, everyone! I appreciate your support!!

    PMMon, 18 Apr 2022 14:37:05 +0000Mon, 18 Apr 2022 14:37:05 +0000pm22,2:37 pm

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