IMPACT guest to speak on group work
A management professor from University of Central Missouri will discuss pedagogy, team-based learning, and designing effective group assignments at a public forum sponsored by Purdue's IMPACT initiative and the Teaching Academy.
Professor Larry Michaelsen will present "Designing Group Work that Really Works" at 9:30-11:30 a.m. March 7 in Krannert Building, Krannert Auditorium (Room 140).
IMPACT (Instruction Matters: Purdue Academic Course Transformation) aims to change the way key large enrollment classes are taught. More about the program can be found at www.purdue.edu/impact. Also sponsoring the forum is the Teaching Academy at Purdue, which consists of peer-selected faculty members who strive to increase the effectiveness of all faculty at the University.
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More information about Michaelsen is at www.ucmo.edu/management/faculty/michaelsen.cfm.
More information about the forum is available by contacting Hosi Karzai, project director for IMPACT, at 49-66487 or firstname.lastname@example.org.