Some of our faculty discuss the role of clearly presented visual material for student learning.
Illustrating Lectures (MP4 Video 7.3MB Jul28 17) (3:45 min)
Matt explains how he uses different work spaces in his presentation of classroom material, including the benefits and disadvantages of different technologies.
Using Visuals to make the Abstract Concrete: The Role of Technology (MP4 Video 8.5MB Jul28 17) (4:47 min)
Clara talks about how she uses classroom technology to enhance the learning in class, and how big themes get pulled together through the organization of the course.
Developing the Physics Instinct (MP4 Video 5.3MB Jul28 17) (2:33 min)
Arjendu articulates the need for students to be able to "see" abstract mathematical forms that correspond to physical phenomena in order to fully understand the principles of physics.
Seeing Physics (MP4 Video 5.7MB Jul31 17) (2:22 min)
Arjendu reiterates the need for students to be able to visualize physical phenomena as expressed by abstract forces and concepts.