12 September 2017, 09:30 - 16:15
Active learning focuses on students actively engaging in their learning through active problem-based learning, inverted or flipped classroom approaches, Team-Based Learning (TBL), SCALE-UP, and technology-enhanced active learning (TEAL). The conference was an opportunity for delegates to share their successful active learning practices as well as research into active learning.
The conference linked Team-Based Learning at University of Bradford, SCALE-UP at Nottingham Trent University and our own active learning practices. It was one of the seventeen projects funded by HEFCE's Catalyst Fund. Read more about the project on the Vice Chancellor's blog.
The Active Learning Conference aimed to:
The hashtag for the conference was #altalc. View the Storify.
View illustrations by Dr Michelle Fava and Natalie Eldred.
Professor Mike Sharples, The Open University