EdTech: Active learning: experience and outcomes

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Active learning can make a measurable improvement to learning outcomes. It’s been shown to be more effective for all learners including SEND learners.

This module looks at the elements of successful active learning and the role that digital technology can play.

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1st September 2021
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28th June 2021
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10th June 2021
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3rd May 2021
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26th April 2021
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20th April 2021
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18th April 2021
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14th April 2021
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9th April 2021
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31st March 2021
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30th March 2021
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26th March 2021
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24th March 2021
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20th March 2021
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18th March 2021
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15th March 2021
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10th March 2021
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10th March 2021
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5th March 2021
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3rd March 2021
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3rd March 2021
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2nd March 2021
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28th February 2021
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26th February 2021
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26th February 2021
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22nd February 2021
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15th February 2021
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14th February 2021
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12th February 2021 (edited on 12th February 2021)
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12th February 2021
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11th February 2021
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31st January 2021
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29th January 2021
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28th January 2021
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18th December 2020
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17th November 2020
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11th November 2020
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11th November 2020
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6th November 2020
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6th November 2020
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28th October 2020
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28th October 2020
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27th October 2020
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27th October 2020
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22nd October 2020
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22nd October 2020
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21st October 2020
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31st August 2020
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27th August 2020
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29th July 2020
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21st July 2020
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20th July 2020
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4th July 2020
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29th June 2020
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25th June 2020
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29th May 2020
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18th May 2020
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6th May 2020
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11th April 2020
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1st April 2020
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1st April 2020
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26th March 2020
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Further resources from other sites

A discussion for teachers on the issues related to active learning.

Active Learning by Geoff Petty. Includes download on the hard evidence...

A view from Jeff Cobb from Mission to Learn on the meaning and purpose...

A case study from the University of Birmingham on the use of video...

Article by Geoff Petty on the evidence for Active Learning. A SET...

Active Learning Strategies as described by the University of Berkeley.

A guide to incorporating technology into your teaching.

A guide from the University of Manchester on Enquiry based learning.

A broad guide and introduction to active learning through Wikipedia.