IceBox Talk: Group Learning Techniques – featuring Bei Yu

IceBox Talk: Group Learning Techniques - featuring Bei Yu

 

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Group Learning Techniques Handouts
[aesop_document type=”pdf” src=”http://facultycenter.ischool.syr.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/6-Thinking-Hats.pdf” caption=”The Six Thinking Hats technique (6TH) of Edward de Bono is a model that can be used for exploring different perspectives towards a complex situation or challenge. Seeing things in various ways is often a good idea in strategy formation or complex decision-making processes. “] [aesop_document type=”pdf” src=”http://facultycenter.ischool.syr.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Ground-rules-for-groups.pdf” caption=”From for groups to fill out discussing how group will handle such things as communication and sharing files.”] [aesop_document type=”pdf” src=”http://facultycenter.ischool.syr.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/small-group-communication-factors-questionnaire.pdf” caption=”A handout from the "Cultivating Cohesion: Priming Student Work Groups for Success" workshop given by Professor David R. Neumann from School of Communication, Rochester Institute of Technology “] [aesop_document type=”pdf” src=”http://facultycenter.ischool.syr.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/2015-11-13-teaching-conference-summary.pdf” caption=”Summary from the 2015 Teaching Professor Conference – Bei Yu”]
Group Learning Techniques Event Recording
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