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Higher Pass Rates for STEM Courses Using Active Learning

Higher Pass Rates for STEM Courses Using Active Learning

In a paper published in theĀ Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and developed by lead researchers at the University of Washington, which included Scott Freeman, Mary Wenderoth, Sarah Eddy, Miles McDonough, Nnadozie Okoroafor, Hannah Jordt, and Michelle Smith, findings about STEM courses utilizing the active learning model illustrated higher pass rates than courses usingRead more about Higher Pass Rates for STEM Courses Using Active Learning[…]

Stanford School of Engineering Opens Online Courses

Stanford School of Engineering Opens Online Courses

The Stanford School of Engineering has begun to offer online classes free of charge to anyone around the world. The program is called Stanford Engineering Everywhere (SEE), and currently offers 13 different courses in the topics of computer science, artificial intelligence, linear systems and optimization, and miscellaneous engineering topics. Students of SEE’s open courses haveRead more about Stanford School of Engineering Opens Online Courses[…]