Active Learning Workshop: Voice and Presence in the Active Learning Classroom

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Workshop Description

Teaching requires a commitment and presence every day. Active learning requires skills in directing, coaching and affirming. Your voice and body language continuously communicate with your students. This workshop engages you in effectively using verbal and non-verbal communication in the active learning classroom.

Next Offering: Wed Apr 15 @ 9 AM

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Direct vs Coach Activity

Direct, Coach, Affirm Activity

Nancy Nelson

Nancy Nelson, M.Sc (T), Ph.D. Candidate, FEC, P. Eng joined Conestoga's Teaching and Learning team after teaching in the School of Engineering and Technology for 35 years. She has received multiple national teaching awards and is a real advocate for active learning in the post-secondary classroom. Nancy's focus is primarily on programs in Science, Mathematics, Engineering and Technology (STEM), but is available to support teaching and learning at all campuses.

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