Category: Teaching and Learning Strategies

Resource Category Topic
Active Learning
Examples and recommendations for implementing three types of active learning activities.
Type: Website
Teaching and Learning Strategies Active Learning
Active Learning Strategies
University of New Hampshire, Academic Technology Instructional Design and Development (IDD) presents a variety of active learning activities for diffe...
Type: Website
Teaching and Learning Strategies Active Learning
Active Learning-Jigsaw (Kent State University Center for Teaching and Learning)
Guidelines for implementing the jigsaw technique with FAQs and extensive references.
Type: Website
Teaching and Learning Strategies Active Learning, Collaborative Learning
Alternatives to Traditional Exams and Papers (Indiana University Bloomington Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning)
An introduction to classroom assessment techniques (CATs) and a list of examples, including descriptions, suggestions for what to do with the data, an...
Type: Website
Teaching and Learning Strategies Authentic/Case/Project/Problem Based Learning
Applying Instructional Systems Processes to Constructivist Learning Environments (The eLearning Developers’ Journal)
Describes the benefits of and guidelines for creating constructivist learning environments.
Type: Article
Teaching and Learning Strategies Active Learning, Cognitively Based Learning Interventions
Applying multimedia principles to slide shows for academic presentation (Overson, C.)
Findings from two studies in undergraduate courses conclude that designing slides consistent with Mayer’s cognitive principles of multimedia learning ...
Type: Chapter
Teaching and Learning Strategies Cognitively Based Learning Interventions, Presentation Tools
Applying Science of Learning in Education: Infusing Psychological Science into the Curriculum (V. A. Benassi, C. E. Overson, & C. M. Hakala, Eds.)
A sampling of scholarship on the science of learning and its application in educational settings, including self-explanation, cognitive load, metacogn...
Type: Chapter
Teaching and Learning Strategies Cognitively Based Learning Interventions
Applying the Science of Learning across the Biological Sciences Curriculum
Victor Benassi and Catherine Overson, Conference at the Interface of Discipline-Based Education Research in STEM and Psychological Science, Davis Educ...
Teaching and Learning Strategies Cognitively Based Learning Interventions, Online Labs, STEM Courses
Authentic Learning
A model of authentic learning, based on nine key elements that can be used to design authentic learning environments.
Type: Website
Teaching and Learning Strategies Authentic/Case/Project/Problem Based Learning
Authentic Learning for the 21st Century: An Overview
White paper exploring what constitutes authentic learning, how technology supports it, what makes it effective, and why it is important.
Type: Article
Teaching and Learning Strategies Authentic/Case/Project/Problem Based Learning