TEC Fall 2007 Speaker Event
September 27 , 2007
Event Speaker: Dr. Brad Garner (Bio)
Talk Title: Lecture Induced Mind Paralysis:The Quest for A Cure
Description: The lecture is a standard feature of most higher education classrooms. It is also arguably the least effective means of engaging students in their own learning. The result is a prevalent malady common to college students around the world: Lecture Induced Mind Paralysis. Participants in this session will:
Develop skills in diagnosing this dreaded condition
More importantly, however, they will learn at least 12 different (preventive) strategies that can be readily transported into the classroom
Finally, they will be asked to join the quest to wipe out Lecture Induced Mind Paralysis from college classrooms around the world.
Time: 2:00 - 3:00
Place: Science 139
Reception: Come join us for for further informal discussion on teaching pedagogy. Refreshments will be served.
Time: 3:00 - 4:00
Place: Library TEC suite (Rooms 220)
Door prizes: There will be several door prizes at the speaker event and the reception!