Can You “Escape” Your Regular Classroom Routine? The Next Academy Workshop Challenges You!Can your team defeat the Escape Room challenge? Can your group triumph in the scratch-card playoffs? Find out in the next Cornerstone Series workshop, Making an Impact with Collaborative Learning. Considered by the Association of American Colleges and Universities as a “high-impact teaching practice” (positively associated with student learning and retention), collaborative learning will kick face-to-face and online classroom activities and assignments into high gear.

This two-part workshop, facilitated by Melissa Baysingar, Instructional Design Specialist,  will provide innovative examples of collaboration in the traditional and online classrooms, hands-on experience with different collaborative learning activities and methods, and a forum to propose and receive feedback on collaborative learning ideas for your own classroom.

  • Part 1: Thursday, October 26, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.  OR  Friday, October 27, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Part 2: Thursday, November 2, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.  OR  Friday, November 3, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

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Questions? Please contact the Academy at 847.925.6174,