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a one day conference on
Engaging Students The Process & Product of Effective Active Learning
October 14, 2011

 

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Location:  Carlisle Suite of E. H. Hereford University Center (2nd floor)

8:00 - 8:20

Light Breakfast and Casual Conversation

8:20 - 8:30

Welcoming Remarks

Active Learning at UT Arlington: The QEP and Beyond

8:30 - 9:00

“Active Learning in the Engineering Capstone Design Experience”
- Dr. Lynn Peterson, College of Engineering

9:00 - 9:30

“Engaging Students through Undergraduate Research Experiences”
- Dr. Tuncay Aktosun, Department of Mathematics

9:30 - 9:45

Break

9:45 - 10:15

"Assessing Students' Learning and Real-World Application of Course Content through Student-Authored Videos"
- Dr. Carla Amaro-Jiménez, Department of Curriculum and Instruction

10:15 - 10:45

“How Team-Based Learning Helped Students ‘Make the Grade’ in Intro Linguistics”
- Dr. David J. Silva, Department of Linguistics and TESOL

10:45-11:00

Break

11:00 - 11:45

”Reflections on the Morning Sessions: What Might Work for You?”
- Participant-Based Roundtable Discussions

11:45 - 1:00

Lunch (on your own)

Faculty Ownership of Active Learning

1:00 - 2:30

Keynote Event
“Active learning as a benefit for faculty: Strategies for teaching material you've only just learned
- Dr. Therese Huston, Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning, Seattle University

2:30 - 2:45

Break

2:45 - 3:45

Open Discussion with Dr. Therese Huston

3:45 - 4:00

Closing Remarks