How Students Learn

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Welcome to How Students Learn

This module shares research on the topic of how student’s learn and suggests ways to create an optimal learning environment.

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Module Sections

Getting Started

Before starting this module, take some time to reflect on your current conceptions of learning and your beliefs about yourself as a learner.

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Our Students as Learners

In this part of the module, you will learn important concepts from research on student learning.

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Teaching for Effective Learning

Now we will turn our attention to the question of what you, as an instructor, can do to help your students overcome learning challenges.

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Summary and References

This section includes the summary of the module, a post-module assignment and references for the module.

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