How we teach what we teach matters. Teaching and Learning Strategies are centered on student engagement. What habits of mind do students need to be successful as learners that will lead them to become professionals in their discipline and as generally educated engaged citizens in their community.
The OpenLab is a state-of-the-art digital platform designed to support teaching and learning at City Tech, enable connection and collaboration, and enhance the intellectual and social life of our community.
Blooms Taxonomy is a multi-tiered model of classifying thinking, first presented in 1956. In 2001, Lorin Anderson presented a Revised Bloom’s Taxonomy (RBT).
Placed-based Learning Assignments
One definition identifies integration of knowledge and the growing importance of relational learning. Another refers to a field of study that crosses traditional boundaries between academic disciplines or schools of thought, as new needs and professions have emerged. The term first appeared in the late 20th century as academics and professionals questioned assumptions about disciplines and diversity, creativity and productivity, access and sustainability.
Listening is a skill that can be learned. Faculty and students benefit from improved listening skill building prompts and techniques.
Mentoring Students in Undergraduate Research
Peer Led Team Learning PLTL
Writing Across the Curriculum
WAC promotes the practice of integrating writing as a learning tool into every discipline.
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