Queen's Active Learning Classrooms

Queen's

Active Learning Classrooms

Active Learning Classrooms

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Low-tech, team-based learning

Round tables facilitate group activities and team-based learning.

Ellis Hall 226

(Room capacity: 60)

Room Features
  • Chairs at 10 round tables of 6
  • A podium with digital room control panel, podium PC, document camera, and connections for HDMI, Mini DisplayPort, and ethernet for the instructor’s device
  • Instructor's rechargeable lapel microphone, handheld microphone, and a Catchbox throwable microphone for students
  • Four short-throw projectors projecting up to 2 different sources
  • Walls of room are ringed with whiteboard
  • Wall of windows for plenty of natural light

Mackintosh-Corry Hall D201

(Room capacity: 98)

Room Features
  • Chairs on wheels at 14 round tables of 7
  • A podium with digital room control panel, podium PC, document camera, Blu-ray DVD player, and connections for HDMI, Mini DisplayPort, and ethernet for the instructor’s device
  • Instructor's lapel microphone and a Catchbox throwable microphone for students
  • Four short-throw projectors projecting up to 2 different sources
  • One projector enabled with interactive capacity, making the projection surface a touchscreen for the computer and allowing real-time annotation of images being projected
  • Walls of room are ringed with whiteboard

Kingston Hall 313

(Room capacity: 49)

Room Features
  • Chairs on wheels at 7 round tables of 7
  • A podium with connections for HDMI, Mini DisplayPort, and ethernet for the instructor’s device
  • Instructor's lapel microphone
  • Projector enabled with interactive capacity, making the projection surface a touchscreen for the computer and allowing real-time annotation of images being projected
  • Walls of room are ringed with whiteboard

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Humphrey Hall 131

(Room capacity: 30)

Room Features
  • Chairs on wheels at 6 round tables of 5
  • A podium with connections for HDMI, Mini DisplayPort, Wireless presentation and ethernet for the instructor’s device
  • Three short-throw projectors projecting up to 2 different sources
  • Walls of room are ringed with whiteboard

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Humphrey Hall 132

(Room capacity: 30)

Room Features
  • Chairs on wheels at 6 round tables of 5
  • A podium with connections for HDMI, Mini DisplayPort, Wireless presentation and ethernet for the instructor’s device
  • Three short-throw projectors projecting up to 2 different sources
  • Walls of room are ringed with whiteboard

Photos Coming Soon

Humphrey Hall 223

(Room capacity: 30)

Room Features
  • Chairs on wheels at 6 round tables of 5
  • A podium with connections for HDMI, Mini DisplayPort, Wireless presentation and ethernet for the instructor’s device
  • Three short-throw projectors projecting up to 2 different sources
  • Walls of room are ringed with whiteboard
  • Instructor speaks with students in active learning classroom

    Instructors can move around the space easily to interact with students

  • Students working in groups

    Round tables facilitate collaboration in the low-tech, team-based learning spaces

  • Students working on a collective activity in Mac-Corry D201

    Students work on collective activities in Mac-Corry D201—in their seats and out of them!