The Center for Learning and Teaching Newsletter Teaching News

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Center for Learning and Teaching (CLT)

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News Article

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New Chalk Talk

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Collaborative projects are not new at AUC. For example, the Engineering and Computer Science departments offer two-semester courses devoted to capstone projects that involve teamwork, and group work is standard procedure in the Management department. But the two examples we are addressing here are examples of faculty members (from departments where group work may not be the norm), who are willing to take risks and to try out in-class strategies that have been shown to improve student learning.