Queen's Active Learning Classrooms


Active Learning Classrooms

Active Learning Classrooms

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An Open House, hosted by the Centre for Teaching and Learning, provided the Queen's community with an opportunity to see the new active learning space as part of the Teaching Development Workshop Series. The event was an overwhelming success with over 60 people in attendance. Please go to the Queen's Gazette for full article.

Open House in Ellis Hall

Andy Leger, Centre for Teaching and Learning
Monday, December 9, 2013, 2:30pm - 4:00pm Ellis Hall, Room 319

Three new active learning classrooms have been constructed in Ellis Hall. The new classrooms are designed to facilitate interaction between students, to enable small groups of students to work collaboratively, and to allow groups to communicate with the rest of the class and their instructor. This workshop will allow participants to tour the three new active learning classrooms, consider the configuration and the technology available in each room, and discuss the opportunities, advantages and challenges of the teaching strategies that can be used in these spaces.