7476763_College_Application_Essay

7476763_College_Appl - College Application Essay College Application Essay1 In response to these drivers of change educators employ a variety of

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College Application Essay 1 College Application Essay 1 In response to these drivers of change, educators employ a variety of tools to create an active learning environment that focuses on intellectual, communication and interpersonal skills. The changes they are making in their courses fulfill the American Association of Higher Education's seven principles of good practice in undergraduate education : 1. Encourage contacts between students and instructors; 2. Develop reciprocity and cooperation among students; 3. Use active learning techniques; 4. Give prompt feedback; 5. Emphasize time on task; 6. Communicate high expectations; and 7. Respect diverse talents and ways of learning. Each of these seven principles is closely related. For example, two of the determinants of high goal attainment are time on task and frequent feedback. Similarly, active learning often involves student cooperation, with team members contributing their unique talents for the benefit of the team. Lastly, positive contact between instructors and students
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This note was uploaded on 11/29/2010 for the course MBA_W MBA-147822 taught by Professor Anne during the Spring '09 term at Windsor.

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7476763_College_Appl - College Application Essay College Application Essay1 In response to these drivers of change educators employ a variety of

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