Active and Independent Learning: Blogs on Theory and Practice for Teachers

Interesting blog with a range of views about how to define independent learning:

http://jamesmichie.com/blog/2011/10/what-is-independent-learning/

Article on the theoretical underpinning of active learning:

http://w3.gre.ac.uk/~bj61/talessi/atl.html

Rationale for active learning plus links to practical classroom resources and activities:

http://geoffpetty.com/for-teachers/active-learning/

Bank of short video clips about a wide range of active learning methods and activities:

http://www.teacherstoolbox.co.uk/effect_sizes.html

Descriptions of active and collaborative learning and a list of different classroom activities and approaches:

http://web.calstatela.edu/dept/chem/chem2/Active/

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