Tag Archives: Discussions

3 Easy Ways to Embrace High-Impact Learning – The Chronicle of Higher Education

Practices from the software-development world can be adapted to disrupt undergraduate education’s “seat time equals learning” model. Source: 3 Easy Ways to Embrace High-Impact Learning – The Chronicle of Higher Education

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6 Scaffolding Strategies to Use With Your Students | Edutopia

Scaffolding means breaking up or down the learning process into chunks.  For example, when scaffolding a reading assignment, you might open the text to discuss key vocabulary and then apply it to an example. Check out this article for 6 strategies you might … Continue reading

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5 Powerful Questions Teachers Can Ask Students | Edutopia

Many would agree that for inquiry to be alive and well in a classroom that, amongst other things, the teacher needs to be expert at asking strategic questions, and not only asking well-designed ones, but ones that will also lead … Continue reading

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Leading Classroom Discussion

From the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at Iowa State University: Leading Classroom Discussion.

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