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Benefits of Active Learning

Increase engagement. Spark creativity. Deeper understanding. Everyone participates

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CTI Active Learning Materials

College Of Arts And Sciences Active Learning Initiative at Cornell University

Active Learning In Human Ecology at Cornell University

Stanford Teaching Commons On Active Learning Eric Mazur, Balkanski Professor Of Physics And Applied Physics At Harvard University, and author of Peer Instruction videos

For the Latest Research On Active Learning

Active Learning Class Achieves Higher Student Engagement

Research

Courses structured to promote collaborative and cooperative environments increase learning outcomes, as well as increase interpersonal and team skills:

Prince, M. (2004). Does active learning work? A review of the research. Journal of Engineering Education, 93(3), 223-231. Retrieved from: http://search.proquest.com/docview/217960253?accountid=10267

Active learning adds realism, provides a more meaningful learning experience, and allows for greater student input:

Loeb, S. E. (2015). Active learning: An advantageous yet challenging approach to accounting ethics instruction. Journal of Business Ethics, 127(1), 221-230. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10551-013-2027-1

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