The Math and Science Learning and Education (MSLE) Consortium will meet on the first Tuesday of the month from 11am-12pm in SI 4127. On occasion, invited speakers may be scheduled outside this timeframe to accommodate special interests. Following is a summary of upcoming events that should be of interest to MSLE members:
Friday December 5, 12:30-2:00
Learning Assistant Poster Session
Location: North Classroom 3202
Learning Assistants from General Chemistry I, General Chemistry II, General Biology I, General Genetics, Organic Chemistry I, and Organic Chemistry II will be presenting their projects from the LA pedagogy course (Introduction to Science Teaching and Learning). These projects address topics ranging from the effectiveness of innovative teaching methods (such as "flipped" classrooms) to student use of resources (e.g., textbooks, LAs, TAs, etc) and relationship to student performance. The projects will be presented as posters, and light refreshments will be served. All students and faculty are welcome to attend.
Friday, December 5, 2014 – 2:00PM-3:00PM
Instructional cues and modeling positively impact small group discussions.
Location: Science 1111
Presenters: Sarah Wise, Erin Furtak, Jennifer Knight, University of Colorado - Boulder
This talk is a part of the Department of Integrative Biology Seminar Series. All are welcome!