What does active learning actually look and feel like for students in the classroom?
Check out these fantastic tools and activities to support learning in large classes.
The classic PowerPoint presentation – bullet point-riddled slides clicked through almost as if to distract you from actually listening to a lecture – is the hallmark of a style of teaching that treats students as passive receivers of information. There’s an argument for ditching that slideshow altogether. But Powerpoint is a pretty essential tool for keeping a session on track. So do you need to throw the slide deck out with the monologue?
Learn more about this versatile approach to engaging your students and helping them to remember important information.