Session Type

Workshop

Room

PAB 117

Start Date

9-7-2013 4:00 PM

Keywords

engagement, active learning

Primary Threads

Teaching and Learning Science

Abstract

Keeping with the conference theme of “Doing More with Less”, the author of Guide to Classroom Engagement, reviews the principles of engaging teaching, and presents a rich menu of simple, practical, user-friendly learning activities that have been demonstrated to enhance student learning, retention, and success. Dr. Fisher’s highly interactive workshop invites audience participation in addressing both the benefits and the challenges of engaging students in post-secondary science classrooms.

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Jul 9th, 4:00 PM

Rich Learning Activities: Engaging Students in Postsecondary Classrooms

PAB 117

Keeping with the conference theme of “Doing More with Less”, the author of Guide to Classroom Engagement, reviews the principles of engaging teaching, and presents a rich menu of simple, practical, user-friendly learning activities that have been demonstrated to enhance student learning, retention, and success. Dr. Fisher’s highly interactive workshop invites audience participation in addressing both the benefits and the challenges of engaging students in post-secondary science classrooms.