Pedagogy in Action News http://serc.carleton.edu/sp/index.html News from the Pedagogy in Action Site New 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 -0600 http://serc.carleton.edu/sp/news/prob_solve.html Guided 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 -0500 http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/news/guided_discovery.html Teaching 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 -0500 http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/news/urban.html