Top Hat Engage 2020 | Teaching with Experience Breakout Session | The Benefits of Collaborative Classrooms: Perspectives from Across the Disciplinary Divide

Saturday, March 7, 3:30pm - 4:15pm (CST)

Top Hat Engage 2020 | Teaching with Experience Breakout Session
The Benefits of Collaborative Classrooms: Perspectives from Across the Disciplinary Divide


Two heads are better than one—and collaborative learning environments are no different. Through activities like peer instruction and group exercises, they can help students enhance problem solving and critical-thinking skills. This panel discussion brings together professors from disparate disciplines to shed light on the successes they’ve experienced creating collaborative classrooms. Hear first-hand how they are using in-class technology and data to improve formative and summative assessmentsand create team-based learning environments.

Speakers:

Olga Glebova, Computer Science, Georgia State University
Alexander Gainer, Economics, University of Alberta
Isaac Wiegman, Philosophy, Texas State University

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The Benefits of Collaborative Classrooms: Perspectives from Across the Disciplinary Divide


Two heads are better than one—and collaborative learning environments are no different. Through activities like peer instruction and group exercises, they can help students enhance problem solving and critical-thinking skills. This panel discussion brings together professors from disparate disciplines to shed light on the successes they’ve experienced creating collaborative classrooms. Hear first-hand how they are using in-class technology and data to improve formative and summative assessmentsand create team-based learning environments.

Speakers:

Olga Glebova, Computer Science, Georgia State University
Alexander Gainer, Economics, University of Alberta
Isaac Wiegman, Philosophy, Texas State University
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Saturday, March 7, 3:30pm - 4:15pm (CST)

New Orleans Marriott, 555 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA