Visual Classrooms is designed to support a reinvention of classroom culture, putting student ideas at the center of discussion and expecting collaboration. Visual Classrooms quickly and easily captures and shares student work, transforming classrooms from lectures based on “what the teacher knows” to interactive discussions based on “what students think.” Digitally scaffold your activities, use the technology you have more effectively, and engage students with their peers ideas.
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The mission of the Quantitative Undergraduate Biology Education and Synthesis (QUBES) project is to improve learning opportunities for all students enrolled in undergraduate biology courses by reflecting the centrality of quantitative approaches in modern biology more info about QUBES. One of the ways that QUBES promotes quantitative approaches is by partnering with existing projects and communities to facilitate the discovery and use of their materials [more info about partner projects]
Visual Classrooms/ QUBES Collaboration
Visual Classrooms and QUBES have joined forces to:
- Raise awareness of the Visual Classrooms materials within the QUBES community
- Use the QUBES Hub collaborative tools to promote conversations about, and collaborations around, the Visual Classrooms teaching materials
- Establish a Visual Classrooms Faculty Mentoring Network to work intensively with a group of faculty as they customize and implement Visual Classrooms into their classrooms.