Feature: Active Learning Kit for Higher Ed
Active learning is an emerging pedagogy regardless of education level. Based on brain science, highered educators across disciplines are being asked to adapt their classrooms to engage students actively in learning. Cathy Davidson, provides a kit to get you thinking about and using active learning as part of your practice.
Further, she explains why active learning pedagogy is the right choice for college classrooms, which have long been structured with asymmetrical power relations between professor and students that affect successful learning. Today, student and faculty success require change in instructional environment: