Category: GEDI VT S-14

PBL with Multiple Problems

I find myself in a discipline in which there are a plethora of real world examples. Environmental engineers are involved on some level with almost every human interaction with the environment. In this way I think we are very lucky…

Guerrilla Teaching

Would you welcome the idea of another faculty member coming into your classroom and engaging your class, while you are teaching it? I came across the idea of guerrilla teaching, and I have to say that I find the idea…

College Exit Exams?

I’m sure we’ve all heard about the devaluation of the bachelor’s degree, and likening it to the new high school degree. Basically the idea is that you can’t get a job without a bachelor’s degree, even if that job doesn’t…

How do we implement change?

  I come from a discipline where classrooms are very quiet places where students rarely speak up. So much so, that being in a course where discussion is expected and encouraged is strange to me. In fact, sometimes I feel…