Active learning

Learn about active learning, flipped classrooms and student engagement

Posted by on December 2, 2019

Early career faculty are invited to hear about how active learning, including the use of flipped classrooms, can help student engagement and learning at the early career faculty forum at 4-5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, in Room 202 Curtis Laws Wilson Library.

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Educational research mini-grants awarded to five faculty projects

Posted by on July 5, 2018

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Expanding the sophomore design curriculum for aerospace engineering students and maximizing the co-op experience are a couple of topics faculty will be researching with the help of mini-grant funding. The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) recently provided nearly $25,000 in mini-grant funding for the following projects:

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Classroom videos sought, see examples online

Posted by on February 12, 2018

All faculty and staff instructors are invited to participate in an active learning video competition for Missouri S&T’s Teaching and Learning Technology (TLT) Conference. A few examples are online. The deadline for video submissions is Wednesday, March 7, to Victoria Hangi, instructional developer, at hagniv@mst.edu.

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Showcase your active learning strategy in video contest

Posted by on January 31, 2018

Do you use active learning methods that you would like to share? All faculty and staff instructors are invited to participate in an active learning video competition for Missouri S&T’s Teaching and Learning Technology (TLT) Conference. The deadline for video submissions is Wednesday, March 7, to Victoria Hangi, instructional developer, at hagniv@mst.edu.

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Celebrate Active Learning Day

Posted by on October 12, 2017

The educational technology (EdTech) staff invites Missouri S&T faculty to show the unique ways you use active learning methods in your classroom. Active Learning Day will be observed Monday, Oct. 23. It is a nationwide movement to improve science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education. For help creating a short video about your active learning methods, please contact EdTech by Thursday, Oct. 19, at 341-4131 or edtech@mst.edu. Get more details at edtech.mst.edu.

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S&T participates in active learning initiatives

Posted by on November 1, 2016

Missouri S&T was one of more than 160 organizations that signed a letter to President Obama committing to take steps for sustained use of active learning strategies in undergraduate science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) classrooms. Watch a video about active learning at Missouri S&T. The video will be featured on the STEM Central website.

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Active learning strategies workshop

Posted by on December 18, 2014

Instructors are invited to participate in “Rules of Student Engagement: A Workshop on Active Learning Strategies in the Classroom” 8 a.m.-noon Friday, Jan. 16, in the Missouri-Ozark Room of the Havener Center. Topics will include strategies and benefits of a flipped classroom, optimal use of clickers, how to generate good classroom discussion and other proven […]

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