How do you teach tactile learning?

While many learners identify as predominately visual, auditory, or tactile, nearly all can benefit from tactile learning. This kind of learning includes hands-on activities and movement for students to gain a deep understanding of lesson content. Since tactile learning techniques aren’t always included in a traditional curriculum, here are three tips to incorporate some in class: … Continue reading How do you teach tactile learning?

Does the traditional lecture discriminate?

Annie Murphy Paul asks if college lectures discriminate in her New York Times op-ed, "Are College Lectures Unfair?" Paul claims evidence supports the idea that the lecture is not neutral, but rather favors a population that's predominately white, male, and rich. The piece compares the lecture style against active learning, claiming, "Research comparing the two … Continue reading Does the traditional lecture discriminate?