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Are you teaching materials courses in engineering, science, or design? Active learning provides multiple avenues for students to interact with the course content, helping to improve student engagement. In this webinar, we’ll explore tools and resources to help you implement a more interactive teaching approach across education levels and disciplines.

What you will learn

  • Learn more about active learning and some of the science behind it
  • Discover how to implement active learning without taking time away from research
  • See how CES EduPack and associated resources can be used for active learning activities in materials courses, within and outside the classroom.

Who should take part?

  • Educators who are interested in incorporating active learning into their classrooms
  • Educators using CES EduPack who are interested in seeing how the software and resources can be used in an active learning setting

Details


Date:
August 27, 2019
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Presenter


Kaitlin Tyler

Dr. Kaitlin Tyler is an Education Fellow within the Education Division team. She recently received her PhD in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign where her thesis was split; focusing on both materials microstructural design for optical applications and engineering outreach efficacy. She is based in the US, working on resource development and supporting American undergraduate materials education.


About CES EduPack

CES EduPack is the world-leading teaching resource for materials in engineering, science, processing, and design. It provides a comprehensive database of materials and process information and powerful tools to visualise data, select materials, assess environmental impact, and model hybrid materials and the cost of manufacturing. A range of supporting lectures, projects, case studies, and exercises are provided via Granta’s Education Hub. With specialist editions for specific disciplines, and three levels of the database and software to suit varying needs in all years of undergraduate study and in postgraduate teaching, CES EduPack is a curriculum-wide resource.

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Broadcast 1

TUE, AUG 27

  • LA: 08:00
  • New York: 11:00
  • London: 16:00
  • Paris: 17:00
  • Bangalore: 20:30

Broadcast 2

THUR, AUG 29

  • London: 08:00
  • Paris: 09:00
  • Singapore: 16:00
  • Canberra: 19:00

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