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Designing Cooperative Learning Experiences

Have you ever been part of a group learning experience and thought that it was very frustrating? This can happen for a variety of reasons that could come from how the group was structured, how group…

From  David Favre on 08/4/2020 4 plays 0  

Active Learning in iFLEX Interactive Classrooms

iFLEX stands for Illinois Flexible Learning Experience. iFLEX classrooms feature tables and chairs on wheels, multiple writing surfaces, enhanced technologies, and are designed to support interactive…

From  Ava Wolf on 06/12/2017 904 plays 0  

Employing Active Learning Strategies in Large Math Courses pt 1

The Math department teaches calculus on a large scale. In Fall 2015 for example, calculus was taught in 20 large lectures to 4500 students. These courses have been using active learning techniques…

From  Justin York on 04/19/2016 248 plays 0  

Employing Active Learning Strategies in Large Math Courses pt 2

The Math department teaches calculus on a large scale. In Fall 2015 for example, calculus was taught in 20 large lectures to 4500 students. These courses have been using active learning techniques…

From  Justin York on 04/19/2016 43 plays 0  

Active Learning in Large Courses pt 1

Brad, an instructor for MCB 150 (a class of over 700 students), and Melissa, the course director, discuss their experiences, both the things that have worked, as well as things that haven't been…

From  Justin York on 04/12/2016 41 plays 0  

Active Learning in Large Courses pt 2

Brad, an instructor for MCB 150 (a class of over 700 students), and Melissa, the course director, discuss their experiences, both the things that have worked, as well as things that haven't been…

From  Justin York on 04/12/2016 20 plays 0  

Active Learning in Large Courses pt 3

Brad, an instructor for MCB 150 (a class of over 700 students), and Melissa, the course director, discuss their experiences, both the things that have worked, as well as things that haven't been…

From  Justin York on 04/12/2016 22 plays 0  

Engaging Students Through Active Learning: Experiences from the Small Classroom pt1

Catharine Gray, Associate Professor of English, discusses her ideas and experiences engaging students in active learning projects and exercises in smaller classes; focusing particularly on the…

From  Justin York on 03/22/2016 29 plays 0  

Engaging Students Through Active Learning: Experiences from the Small Classroom pt2

Catharine Gray, Associate Professor of English, discusses her ideas and experiences engaging students in active learning projects and exercises in smaller classes; focusing particularly on the…

From  Justin York on 03/22/2016 45 plays 0  

Engaging Students Through Active Learning: Experiences from the Small Classroom pt3

Catharine Gray, Associate Professor of English, discusses her ideas and experiences engaging students in active learning projects and exercises in smaller classes; focusing particularly on the…

From  Justin York on 03/22/2016 53 plays 0  

Instructional Strategies pt1

Brad discusses his experiences teaching a large lecture course and using instructional technologies to promote active and peer learning among his students.

From  Justin York on 03/22/2016 14 plays 0  

Instructional Strategies pt2

Brad discusses his experiences teaching a large lecture course and using instructional technologies to promote active and peer learning among his students.

From  Justin York on 03/22/2016 4 plays 0  

Instructional Strategies pt3

Brad discusses his experiences teaching a large lecture course and using instructional technologies to promote active and peer learning among his students.

From  Justin York on 03/22/2016 7 plays 0  

Instructional Strategies pt4

Brad discusses his experiences teaching a large lecture course and using instructional technologies to promote active and peer learning among his students.

From  Justin York on 03/22/2016 6 plays 0  

Instructional Strategies pt5

Brad discusses his experiences teaching a large lecture course and using instructional technologies to promote active and peer learning among his students.

From  Justin York on 03/22/2016 12 plays 0  

ClassTranscribe - Transforming Lecture Videos into Student-Driven, Student-Owned Learning

Lawrence Angrave, Computer Science instructor, talks about using class transcriptions of lecture videos to inspire "student-owned" learning.

From  Catherine LaBore on 03/1/2016 195 plays 0  

Some Helpful Things

Ju Tian, Agricultural & Biological Engineering student, Y.C. Wong, Accountancy student, and Niknaz Iranmanesh, Chemistry student, talk about their experiences with active participation in a…

From  Robert Baird on 02/26/2015 126 plays 0