Making “sense” out of surface area to volume relationships
28 Mar 2023 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Jenise Marie Snyder
Using a multimodal approach, the non-linear aspect of the surface area to volume relationship is explored. Students use their their senses of taste and sight to determine how smaller cells and...
Justin Ronald St. Juliana
Adaptive learning is another important aspect of eLearning, and Smart Sparrow is a top adaptive learning platform. It uses artificial intelligence and machine learning algorithms to personalize the...
Lauren A. Genova is an assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Delaware. She holds an Honors BS degree with distinction in chemistry from the...
Monica Rieth began her independent lab as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville. Before starting her tenure-track position she held a...
John E McLaughlin
Ayoob, Joseph C
Leelee McWilliams Haraway
Oct 26 2021
AAAS-IUSE Workshop: Implementing Active Learning in Undergraduate STEM Courses
Implementing Active Learning in Undergraduate STEM CoursesHow can we support student outcomes in undergraduate STEM courses and create an engaging learning environment? In this virtual workshop,...
Adrienne E Williams
Preparing Student Study Guides through Peer Collaboration in the Technological Era
30 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Abby E. Beatty
Incorporating active learning exercises into large lecture courses is particularly challenging, especially when it comes to examination preparation materials. Traditionally, study guides are used...
Exploring the Broader Impacts of Science and Society in an Active Learning Environment
29 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Sarah Alexander*1, Jessica TeSlaa1
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Science and society have always been intertwined. Today, scientists are increasingly encouraged to interact with the public by conducting transparent and participatory engaged scholarship, as...
How to Design a Classroom Activity that Integrates 3D Print Models with Active Learning
28 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Tracie Marcella Addy1, Derek Dube2, Brian Pauze3
1. Lafayette College 2. University of Saint Joseph, West Hartford 3. Yale Center for Teaching and Learning
Student exploration of relevant physical models can deepen knowledge of course material. In this guide we describe a method by which instructors can integrate 3D printing technology with an...