Getting Students to “Own” Their Education

The most exciting aspect of the integrated cluster initiative for me is the idea that we will redesign our classes to provide students with experiences that will encourage (require? is this something we can require?) them to "own" their educations. That is, we want students to be actively engaged in the learning experience so that…

First Open Ped Lesson

I've had 2 classes with my First Year Seminar students so far and I've already learned a huge lesson about using open pedagogy. I have planned several exercises for the students to work on our syllabus design. As I am trying to incorporate what we've come up with so far into the syllabus, it occurs…