Applying Principles of "How Learning Works"


This workshop will provide an overview of the book “How Learning Works – 7 Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching.” Panelists, who have read the book, will discuss how the principles have been identified and implemented into their classrooms to enhance student learning.

Learning Goals:

After successfully completing this workshop you will be able to:

  • describe the 7 research-based principles for smart teaching.
  • identify how the principles connect to their own teaching experiences.

What to Bring:

Questions for panelists. The book, if you own it.


How Learning Works – 7 Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching by: Susan A. Ambrose, Michael W. Bridges, Michele DiPietro, Marsha C. Lovett, and Marie K. Norman

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