You are invited to a 3 - hour workshop on "Peer Instruction" presented by Dr. Eric Mazur of Harvard University. This Workshop will be held twice. First on Thursday February 09, 2012 from 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM at the Community College, 801 North Capitol Street Room 807 Washington DC 20001. Second on Friday February 10, 2012 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM at UDC Van Ness Campus 4200 Connecticut Ave. NW, Building 41 Room A03 Washington, DC 20008.
You also are urged to please watch Mazur’s “Confessions” video on-line prior to the workshop: Click here http://vimeo.com/22961200
to view. Awareness of the research described in “Confessions” provides important background information that will help you get the most out of the Peer Instruction Workshop. Password to access the video is: 1Welcome (case sensitive)
After you watch the video, please email to firstname.lastname@example.org
(not later than February 6, 2012) your most “burning question” assuming you will be using peer instruction in one of the classes you are teaching this term. Dr. Mazur has requested we send him a compilation of faculty questions, which he will use to tailor the workshop to our needs and interests.