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Webinar: How to Adapt EDDIE Modules to Meet Students' Needs

This event occurred on Thursday, February 14th, 2019

Webinar Presentation Slides: EDDIE Webinar 2019_full deck.pptx (PowerPoint 2007 (.pptx) 7.3MB Feb14 19)


Presenter

Jen Klug, Fairfield University


Abstract

This webinar will focus on how to adapt existing EDDIE modules to meet your specific course objectives. Jen will share her experience and that of her colleagues in reducing the level of difficulty for entry level non-science major classes and adding extra activities for upper-level courses. In addition, she will discuss her experiences taking materials written by others and adapting them to her specific course environment. The webinar will focus on Jen's experience with the Lake Mixing, Lake Ice Phenology, Lake Modeling, and Nutrient Loading modules but the content will be applicable to all modules.

Webinar Goals

  1. Recognize that EDDIE modules can be used with a number of different student populations.
  2. Understand how EDDIE modules can be adapted to your classroom.
  3. Appreciate the diversity and versatility of EDDIE modules currently available

Resources

Format - Online web presentation via Zoom meeting software with questions and discussion. Go to the webinar technology page for information on using Zoom. Detailed instructions for joining the webinar will be emailed to registered participants one day prior to the webinar.

Preparation - There is no advance preparation required for this webinar.