Empowering Students to be Active Learners

Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 6:30 PM - 9 PM
Friday, February 8, 2019 8:30 AM - 3 PM
Emerson Alumni Hall

Journal writing, problem solving, paired discussions, case studies and role play -- just a few of the many active learning tools that can help engage students as active participants.

How can active learning teaching strategies work in your classroom?


Evidence-Based Research & Effective Learning Strategies

Susan Rundell Singer, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, Rollins College
Former Department Director, Undergraduate Education, National Science Foundation

Active Learning: Creating Inclusive and Engaging Classrooms

Christine Ortiz, Morris Cohen Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

What's Next? Developing Faculty Learning Communities at UF

Jennifer Smith, Director, Office of Faculty Development and Teaching Excellence, University of Florida
** Drawing for 6 ipad pros during the lunch hour**