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On November 16, 2016, Teachers College, Columbia University and the Columbia Center for Teaching and Learning will launch a new MOOC (massive open online course) The Science of Learning–What Every Teacher Should Know on the edX platform. The course is free and open to all.
Holly Myers’ experience with video in the classroom began with a deficit. Russian-language courses offered through Columbia’s Department of Slavic Languages didn’t use the type of multimedia course material frequently included in foreign-language classes. For Myers, this absence presented an opportunity.
Microteaching sessions are gatherings of 3-4 participants and a facilitator. Participants take turns delivering short samples of instruction to each other, and offering each other structured feedback. Learn how you can participate.
Students in Dr. Alhelí Alvarado-Diaz’s Contemporary Civilization course produced short video clips to connect class topics to current events through the lens of the diverse community outside the university.
On October 12, 2016, Columbia University will launch a new MOOC (massive open online course) Freedom of Expression in the Age of Globalization on the edX platform. The course is free and open to all. Register today!