2015 Conference on Teaching Large Classes

2015 Conference on Teaching Large Classes Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia July 23, 2015 Conference Website The Conference on Teaching Large Classes focuses on teaching and learning practices and research related to large classes. The conference is a showcase for best practices in teaching and learning in large classes, as well as the research that provides evidence for the…

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PowerPoint in the Classroom

Many students expect that presentations will be available for them to review before and after class.  Microsoft’s PowerPoint remains a standard tool for instructional presentations since it was introduced in the early 1990s. Although many presenters cram as much textual information as possible into each slide, PowerPoint is best used as a learning tool when…

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