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Creative collaboration: Research as creative act in the art studio classroom
(Rowman & Littlefield, 2021-06-15)
Memes and the art of literacy maintenance
Memes are powerful social media tools, but also powerful information literacy artifacts. Through theory and practice, memes have an important place in how we understand the way our students are thinking, how we can envision ...
Comparative analysis of student performance outcomes of developmental reading students in an active-learning classroom versus a traditional classroom
Active-learning classrooms (ALCs) are being implemented in higher education, as alternatives to traditional classrooms, in order to support a growing movement towards student-centered, active-learning pedagogies. Researchers ...
Visualizing and Animating Data in Python
There is a need for mathematicians and scientists, especially computer scientists, to be able to visualize and animate data. This hackathon will teach you how to set up your own Python development environment and use it ...
A collaborative project utilizing open educational resources to explore access to literacy assessment resources
Open educational resources (OER) expand opportunities for scholars to disseminate and share knowledge of texts and digital materials for teaching and learning. Our group collaborated on a project to explore free and openly ...
Related activity choice: grading group work without peer evaluation
Related activity choice (RAC) is an advantageous alternative to summative peer evaluation (SPE) as a method of assigning group members individual credit towards grades for a collective outcome. Whereas SPE asks group members ...
Environmental change and farmers' adaptation in Punjab, Pakistan
"Extreme temperatures and unpredictable precipitation patterns are causing both drought and flooding to the agricultural sector of Punjab, Pakistan and negatively impacting farmers’ lives. The latest provincial agricultural ...
Lifeblood of the Bay: How increasing acidity threatens the Chesapeake Bay's shellfish and economy
[From paper]: The Chesapeake Bay, an impressive body of water located on the eastern shore of the United States stretches across six states, with more than 3,600 species of plants and animals depending on the Bay for ...
Malignant microscopic monsters: future research needed regarding freshwater harmful algal blooms
[From paper]: On August 2nd, 2014, an urgent message was sent out to the people of Toledo, Ohio from the Collins Park Water Treatment Plant: DO NOT DRINK THE WATER. Chemists had detected higher than normal concentrations ...