Implementing Easy Active Learning Strategies for Improving Student Success: Promoting the Success of all Geology (STEM) Students

Where: Half day online meeting with WebEx, with follow up sessions as needed.

When: Friday, August 21, 2020

Who: FT Geoscience faculty, Associate Chairs, and Department Chairs.

Workshop Goals

Developing strategies for improving student academic success

  1. Review course level data about student success and participation
  2. Demonstrate and practice research based active learning strategies
  3. Supporting and promoting the success of all students

Workshop Description

Participants will explore the current state of Perimeter College Geology Student performance using course outcomes data on participation and success, followed by sessions that include strategies for implementing simple but research based strategies for improving overall student performance and participation.

Workshop Conveners

  • Deniz Ballero, Polly Bouker, and Pamela Gore, SAGE 2YC Change Agents

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This workshop is part of the Supporting and Advancing Geoscience in Two-Year Colleges: Faculty as Change Agents project and is supported by the National Science Foundation Division of Undergraduate Education through grants DUE 1525593, 1524605, 1524623, and 1524800.

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