Faculty Developers have crowd-sourced a valuable tool discussing multiple ways one might build engagement in the online classroom. The document is available here. In the videos below I explain more about how you might implement these ideas in your own fully online classes.
Watch how Dr. Holly Moore used KATIE forums as a method of discussion in her classroom to stimulate student engagement here.
Watch how Dr. Marie Drews used a new platform to create an engaging environment for her students and to support sense-making here.