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Active Learning is any approach to instruction in which all students are asked to engage in the learning process. In this section we take an in-depth look at active learning strategies, including practical tips for how to make your educational settings more active, engaging and meaningful.
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This series took an in-depth look at active learning strategies; including practical tips for how to make your educational settings more active, engaging, and meaningful. Each session offers practical strategies, tips from our experts, and tools you can immediately implement. These strategies can help make your educational setting more student-centered and engaging in order to promote higher-level learning.
PDF Guide to the TLC On-Demand Active Learning Series
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The following list includes recommended articles and books related to active learning.
7 Things You Should Know About Flipped Classrooms - A brief introduction to the flipped classroom model from the Educause Learning Initiative
Freeman, S., Eddy, S. L., McDonough, M., Smith, M. K., Okoroafor, N., Jordt, H., & Wenderoth, M. P. (2014). Active learning increases student performance in science, engineering, and mathematics. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111(23), 8410–8415.