Pedagogy in Action News
http://serc.carleton.edu/sp/index.html
News from the Pedagogy in Action SiteNew Approaches to Teaching Problem Solving
http://serc.carleton.edu/sp/news/prob_solve.html
In Class, Coached Problem Solving describes how faculty can provide a structured, guided context for students to work collaboratively to solve problems. Inventing and Testing Models uses Model-Eliciting Activities, which are open-ended problems that challenge students to build models in order to solve complex, real-world problems.]]>Mon, 23 Nov 2009 00:00:00 -0600http://serc.carleton.edu/sp/news/prob_solve.htmlGuided Discovery Problems
http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/news/guided_discovery.html
Guided Discovery Problems offers a wealth of information on using this teaching method, along with several detailed examples ready to use in the classroom.]]>Tue, 15 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0500http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/news/guided_discovery.htmlTeaching Urban Students
http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/news/urban.html
Teaching Urban Students provides detailed background information about the characteristics of urban students, insights into effective teaching practices and examples of classroom approaches well suited to engage and support all urban students.]]>Tue, 23 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0500http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/news/urban.html