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2011-12
Empowering Peer Learning
Amundson, Professor in the Art Department, promotes collaboration amongst his students via social networking, dynamic critique of art projects, and a group effort for fundraising and submitting to...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2011/amundson/
Stone, Lecturer in the Finance & Marketing Department, incorporates a team learning project into her Brand Marketing class where each group crafts a "creative brief" of a brand and presents it to...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2011/stone/
Garcia, Bowman Distinguished Professor of Leadership Studies, created a new course that fosters leadership skills in upper division undergraduates who, in turn, become mentors to one another in...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2011/garcia/
Theme Page (written by: Joseph E. Trimble)
2002-03
Community Based Learning
Currier, Professor in the Theatre Department, wished to have her Drama in Education students interact and collaborate to create performances for local elementary school students, working together to...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2002/currier/
Harwood, Professor in the Secondary Education Department, connects her secondary education social studies students with local middle school teachers, their students, and community partners, to...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2002/harwood/
Janson, Professor in the Art Department, wanted her art history senior seminar to serve as a bridge to her students' futures by leading them from their traditional course readings and writings into...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2002/janson/
Perry, Professor in the Department of Communications, encourages her students to use their communication skills in the real world through community service projects which they present to the class...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2002/perry/
Theme Page (written by: Lisa Moulds)
1999-00
Innovative Teaching Showwcase
Apel, Two instructors from Western Washington University (Kenn Apel) and the University of Nebraska at Omaha created a set of common readings for their students. The students met via the Internet...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase1999/Apel/
Brennan, This showcase features instructor Scott Brennan's Environmental Studies 101 course that was taught Fall Quarter, 1999. The environmental studies course was redesigned using multimedia and...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase1999/Brennan/
Gynan, Professor Shaw Gynan's lecture on ebonics, inspired by a controversial radio program, stimulated discussion and critical thought in a sociolinguistics course. Various media, cartoons,...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase1999/Gynan/
Hoover, The Election Project was piloted in the Fall of 1998 in Professor Ken Hoover's Political Science 101 course. Students in the Election Project worked in teams assigned to one of four...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase1999/Hoover/