NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Showing all 2 results Save | Export
Finelli, Cynthia J.; Bergom, Inger; Mesa, Vilma – Center for Research on Learning and Teaching, 2011
There is wide demand for engineering graduates to be capable of working well in teams. The engineering accreditation body (ABET, www.abet.org) has responded to this need by requiring engineering programs to demonstrate that their graduates have "an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams" (Haag, Froyd, Coleman, & Caso, n.d.),…
Descriptors: Teamwork, Engineering Education, Cooperative Learning, College Students
Zhu, Erping; Kaplan, Matthew; Dershimer, R. Charles; Bergom, Inger – Center for Research on Learning and Teaching, 2011
Across campus, laptops and other mobile devices, such as iPads and smartphones, are appearing in greater numbers in the classroom. In a CTools survey of 1,415 U-M students conducted in Winter 2010, over 50% of respondents reported bringing their laptops to class at least once per week (USE Lab, Digital Media Commons, 2010). Many faculty see this…
Descriptors: Laptop Computers, Telecommunications, Handheld Devices, Technology Uses in Education