Teaching Tools Continued…

Teachers are always looking for good resources. Books and articles are within easy reach. But for courses that aim for experiential learning outcomes, my teaching guru Dr. Sivasailam “Thiagi” Thiagarajan suggests that teachers always combine theory and activity. This is particularly important for courses that deal primarily with subjective content, but Thiagi’s approach can liven…

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Video Production as a teaching tool

Teachers have used video as an educational tool in the classroom since the invention of the medium itself, and the pedagogical advantages are very well-known and understood. Video provides teachers with a means of engaging and even entertaining students about a certain topic. It can also succinctly explain complex topics, stimulate classroom debate, and facilitate…

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