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2016-17
Critical Thinking
Biswas, Bidisha Biswas (Political Science) helps students engage in the practice of critical thinking by examining the assumptions, implications and practical consequences of using certain...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2016/Biswas
Neff, Mark Neff (Environmental Studies) fosters critical thinking in his students by directly challenging the prevailing opinion during a class discussion by taking on the enjoyable position of...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2016/Neff
Love, Ed Love (Finance and Marketing) encourages students to think critically about topics by looking at them from multiple perspectives, leveraging student engagement by using the element of...
http://cii.wwu.edu/showcase2016/Love
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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/