Introduction to Dynamic Lecturing and the Science of Learning
NOTE: If registrations are full, please register anyway. We expect to be able to accommodate many from the waitlist for this session.
Discuss designing your classroom sessions for learning, including "dynamic lecturing," with Dr. Todd Zakrajsek. Dr. Zakrajsek incorporates recent research on learning and effective active lecture techniques in this one-hour workshop. Participants will get ideas for modifying their lectures and other classroom activities, so that students learn in their limited classroom time.
Dr. Todd Zakrajsek is a very popular speaker and workshop leader in higher education, and the author of several books on teaching and learning, most recently Dynamic Lecturing: Research-Based Strategies to Enhance Lecture Effectiveness and the soon to be released Understanding How we Learn: Applying Key Educational Psychology Concepts in the Classroom. He is Associate Professor and Associate Director of Faculty Development Fellowship Programs in the Department of Family Medicine, UNC-Chapel Hill, former Executive Director, Center for Faculty Excellence at UNC-Chapel Hill, and former Director, Faculty Center for Innovative Teaching, Central Michigan University. He directs 5 national Lilly Conferences on College and University Teaching and Learning.
Lunch will be provided.
This workshop is first in a series of three sessions; although each of the sessions can be attended individually, we encourage you to register for Session 2 (October 8) and Session 3 (November 1) as well, as each session will provide you with new ideas and techniques.
This workshop is co-sponsored by Duke Learning Innovation, the Trinity Office of Assessment, the Trinity Office of the Dean of Academic Affairs, and the Duke Office of Faculty Advancement.
- Friday, September 20, 2019
- 11:45am - 1:00pm
- Perkins 217
- West Campus
- Teaching and Learning