In addition to an instructor's podium with a PC, DVD player, and Epson projector, this classroom features:
What can you do with your students in this space?
To get an idea, pan the Active Learning Classroom here in a new browser tab and then keep reading below!
Imagine that you had your students set
up in small groups facing each of those wall-mounted displays more
like this photo from another university. What kinds of activities and
problems could you ask them to work on to explore your course concepts -
they can use the internet, digital class materials, multimedia and
collaborative software. . . .
what if they came up with different ideas to share with the rest of the
class? It's not only easy for small groups to collaborate, but to
present their ideas across groups by sharing their creations, findings,
interpretations, and solutions through the wall mounted displays.
Whiteboards make it easy to brainstorm, sketch, plan, and communicate
observations along the way. A great environment to encourage active and
collaborative learning and teach teamwork along the way.
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