ERIC Number: ED328132
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Instructional Exchange. Volume 1, Number 1-6, September 1989-March 1990.
Instructional Exchange, v1 n1-6 Sep 1989-Mar 1990
The six editions of the newsletter provide a forum for the sharing of research findings and instructional strategies by faculty of Western Michigan University. Topics addressed include: active learning; lecture variations; lecture techniques; grading student participation; leading discussions; overcoming silence; discussion challenges; course planning; setting expectations; the first day of class; communicating course components; the syllabus planning checklist; rationale for a syllabus; the PASS computerized system for tutoring and testing students; guidelines for demonstrating PASS; and getting started with PASS. References accompany most articles. (DB)
Descriptors: Class Organization, Classroom Techniques, Computer Assisted Testing, Course Descriptions, Course Organization, Curriculum Development, Discussion (Teaching Technique), Higher Education, Instructional Innovation, Learning Strategies, Lecture Method, Teaching Methods, Tutorial Programs
Office of Instructional Development and University Assessment, Western Michigan Univ., Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5767.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Western Michigan Univ., Kalamazoo. Office of Instructional Development and Univ. Assessment.