TEACHING WITH TOYS: ABSTRACT fg CONCRETE

Mary Klages, Professor of English

Eric Stade, President’s Teaching Scholar and Professor of Mathematics

Mike Eisenberg, President’s Teaching Scholar and Professor of Computer Science

In elementary education we learn hands on. What happens to that style in the college classroom? In this workshop we will explore using concrete artifacts to illuminate abstract concepts within our disciplines.

Topics will include learning styles and the importance of play in the college classroom.

The FTEP Symposia are designed and provided for our instructional faculty members. If you plan to participate in a symposium conducted by a presenter whose college is different from your own, please be prepared to adapt the recommended teaching tools to the needs of your own discipline.

Wednesday Oct 10, 3:00-4:30 p.m.


This event will be held in ATLAS 200

The FTEP Symposia and the FTEP Technology for Teaching Forums are designed and provided for our instructional faculty members.

 

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