Upcoming Reflective Teaching Community: Problem-Based Learning, Gain Insights from Students

Nov. 20, 2017

Upcoming Reflective Teaching Community: Problem-Based Learning, Gain Insights from Students
Session on Friday, Dec. 1

The Reflective Teaching Community (RTC) will hold its next session on Friday, Dec. 1, 12 p.m.-1 p.m. All part-time and full-time faculty and academic partners are invited to join the group for discussion and a pizza lunch in the Faculty Development Center Suite (Emerson Library 420).

At our upcoming meeting, John Aleshunas, professor of mathematics and computer science, will facilitate a discussion about problem-based learning. He will be joined by several of his students, who will share insights about the challenges and rewards of problem-based learning.

This session continues the Reflective Teaching Community’s year-long exploration of making learning relevant and meaningful.

See the schedule below for a complete list of the year’s upcoming RTC sessions. 

RTC Schedule 2017-18

Monday, Dec. 1: Problem-based learning
Friday, Feb. 2: Experiential learning activities that promote student success
Friday, Mar. 2: Reflection activities that make course material relevant
Friday, Apr. 6: Relating course material to real life

RSVP

Please RSVP for the December meeting to Liza Dister, faculty development coordinator, at edister17@webster.edu or 314-246-7602.

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