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2014 Fall Book Club Schedule

Book Title: Mindstorms: Children, Computers & Powerful Ideas About: Mindstorms has two central themes: that children can learn to use computers in a masterful way and that learning to use computers can change the way they learn everything else. Even outside the classroom, Papert had a vision that the computer could be used just as casually and as personally for a diversity of purposes throughout a person’s entire life. Seymour Papert makes the point that in classrooms saturated with technology there is actually more socialization and that the technology often contributes to greater interaction among students and among students and instructors. Meeting Times: Mondays, noon- 1:00pm (every other week) Location: CETL Lab […]

THINKLINK

Welcome to the resources page of the TXWES-TCC ThinkLink event of Monday, August 18th 2014. Ben Miller’s Critical Thinking through Writing Chris Parker and Jacqueline Gaffner’s Using Smartphones in the Classroom

About the CETL

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at Texas Wesleyan University (CETL) promotes a student-centered university by providing resources and professional growth opportunities to faculty on enhancing instructional practice, integrating technology, and promoting essential student skills.

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