Using an electronic voting system to support active learning (EL10)

 
When?
Tuesday 17 January 2012, 9.30am to 12.30pm
Where?
Staff Training Room 20AP00, ground floor, Austin Pearce Building
Open to:
Staff

This workshop explores the use of an electronic voting system (EVS) - where students use handsets to respond to questions - in medium and large group teaching, with the aim of encouraging greater student engagement and supporting active learning.

The workshop is a blend of presentation, discussion and hands-on activity including:

  • Using the electronic handsets and understanding the student experience
  • How EVS can support active learning and engagement within medium and large group contexts
  • Models of practice and case studies from a range of subject areas
  • Creating your questions using the EVS software within PowerPoint
  • Alternative methods of voting via smartphones and laptops
  • Practical guidance for running your session
  • Next steps: booking arrangements and support

To attend this workshop please e-mail cead@surrey.ac.uk and you will be contacted to confirm your booking.

Date:
Tuesday 17 January 2012
Time:

9.30am to 12.30pm


Where?
Staff Training Room 20AP00, ground floor, Austin Pearce Building
Open to:
Staff

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