: to become involved with (someone or something) a very conservative teacher who will not engage with the students.
adjective. An engaging person or thing is pleasant, interesting, and entertaining.
What makes someone boring is “the inability to include the others with interest into the conversation,” says Marie Holland, “which I feel usually happens when the ‘boring’ person just wants their point to be told with too much detail that isn’t relevant.”
If you engage someone in conversation, you have a conversation with them. They tried to engage him in conversation. If you engage with something or with a group of people, you get involved with that thing or group and feel that you are connected with it or have real contact with it.
engage someone in conversationto start having a conversation with someone. Synonyms and related words. To have a conversation with someone. talk.
In its most basic definition, the Glossary of Education Reform refers to student engagement as “the degree of attention, curiosity, interest, optimism, and passion that students show when they are learning or being taught.”
Active learning requires students to participate in class, as opposed to sitting and listening quietly. Strategies include, but are not limited to, brief question-and-answer sessions, discussion integrated into the lecture, impromptu writing assignments, hands-on activities, and experiential learning events.