Seminar 1 – 9/7/2018
Active Learning Strategies- A Multiplayer Classroom
10:30 am Coffee and Welcome (City Tech, Namm 119)
Brief introduction to the grant, goals, expectations etc.
11:00 am Active Learning Strategies – A Multiplayer Classroom (City Tech, Namm 119)
Presenter: Lee Sheldon
Participants will be introduced to key concepts of the Multiplayer Classroom and how they can be applied. Next, Professor Sheldon will take them through one of his classes designed as a
game to see how those concepts were implemented. Finally, participants will have the opportunity to collaborate on developing classes of their own, and Professor Sheldon will offer specific tips on executing their ideas.
1:00 pm Lunch and Discussion of Assigned Readings (City Tech, Namm 119)
Pre-Seminar Readings: Does Active Learning Work? A Review of the Research by Michael Prince
1:20 pm Feedback and Photos
Friday, September 14, 2018, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm: Inquiry-Based Learning (IBL) (BMCC, rm. TBA)
Friday, September 21, 2019, 10:30 am – 1:30 pm: Using Open Digital Pedagogies and STEM Applications the Math Classroom (City Tech, Faculty Commons, Namm 227)