Category Archives: Active Learning

Here’s the answers to all the big questions

Randy Pausch Last Lecture: Achieving Your Childhood Dreams Also referred to as the Last Lecture, this is a lecture x Randy Pausch wrote so his kids would remember him. A computer science prof, a husband and a father, Randy had … Continue reading

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Math problems – patient problem solving

Video: Dan Meyer TED Talk – Math class needs a makeover Math textbooks tend to identify the problem type so that the student only has to plug in the new numbers in to an already known formula to solve the … Continue reading

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