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Summary of tips to improve class lectures
Summary of tips to improve class discussions
Introduction to using group work in your course
Strategies to build opportunities for teamwork, collaboration, and group discussion in the classroom.
Whether you're new to active learning or an active learning veteran, these strategies will help...
Scholarly articles and books providing evidence about active learning
Retrieval practice is a powerful evidence-based teaching strategy that can easily be incorporated into you...
Using questions, reflective writing, and small-group work to improve class discussions
Concrete tips and strategies to make group work a success
Why using group work in your class can improve student learning
Strategies for making your presentation style more effective in the classroom
Strategies for using polling questions and activities in your teaching.