Category Archives: Active learning

Self-regulated learning from live lectures

Lectures can have a bad rap as being passive for students. Read this article to learn how to incorporate self-regulated learning into your live lectures.

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Learning to Learn

Here is an excellent article from Karl R. Wirth and Dexter Perkins (2008) that provides an excellent overview of different learning theories including the Cognitive Domain (Bloom), Affective Domain (Krathwohl), a Taxonomy of Significant Learning (Fink), the Learning Cycle (Kolb), Levels of Intellectual Development (Baxter Magolda), critical thinking and metacognition.

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Extreme Makeover: Lecture Edition

If you missed the March 17 Lunch n’ Learn by Tina Orr (Nursing) and Susan Gallanis (CELT) you can view it here. This presentation describes the process of incorporating active learning strategies into a high content nursing course. You can find the presentation handouts here.  

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