Friday, June 3, 2011

Legacy Conference - Part 2 of Day 1

After a break, we listened to a new users panel followed by breakout contributed paper sessions. Our dinner speaker was Mike Starbird, University of Texas at Austin, who is always entertaining.

Transforming Lives: Teaching Thinking and Creativity

Beyond teaching mathematical skills, IBL experiences frequently involve interesting consequences on students’ attitudes concerning self-reliance, independent thinking, persistence, and willingness to make mistakes. IBL courses can transform lives.

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