Encouraging Students to Share their Perspectives & Questions on Course Topics

Headshots of Stefan Helmreich & Maxine Jonas
March 1, 11:30a-12:30p @ MIT Room 36-144
MIT Campus
MIT Community

Learn how colleagues foster a community where students share different perspectives and ask questions to further their learning, and what digital tools support these efforts. Join us for a panel discussion with:

  • Stefan Helmreich, Elting E. Morison Professor of Anthropology, who will share his experience in 21A.500, 21A.303, 21A.505.
  • Maxine Jonas, Senior Lecturer in Biological Engineering, and Biological Engineering Communication Lab Fellow, who will share her experience in 20.309.

Residential Education staff will be available to share technical and pedagogical practices to support student learning. Attendees are welcome to participate in Q&A, and share their experience.