Workshop Description

Optimizing Student Learning

Theme: Active Learning
Type: Demonstration/Discussion
Date and time: Friday, Feb. 16, 2018 • 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: 108 Capen Hall (Honors College), North Campus

This workshop is part of the Instructional Strategies Series. Participants will get an overview of the science of learning and learn teaching techniques that will optimize student learning.

Learning objectives

  • Describe the research-based definition of learning and its foundational principles
  • Identify how memory and recall function in the collegate learning environment
  • Develop activities to incorporate into their curriculum that maximize student learning
  • Describe several known high-impact, evidence-based effective instructional practices and materials and recognize their alignment with particular types of learning goals
This workshop is co-sponsored by The Graduate School.


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