Peer instruction : a user's manual (Book, 1997) []
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Peer instruction : a user's manual

Peer instruction : a user's manual

Author: Eric Mazur
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, ©1997.
Series: Prentice Hall series in educational innovation.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD for computer   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
Mazur shows teachers how to teach students of physics that they can understand memorization as a different alternative to mathematics. He describes interactive teaching, including different types of lecturing and group study, as a method of teaching physics.

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Genre/Form: Beispielsammlung
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Mazur
ISBN: 0135654416 9780135654415
OCLC Number: 34788471
Description: xv, 253 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm + 1 computer disc (4 3/4 in.)
Details: System requirements: IBM compatible PC; disks can be used on computers running Windows, Mac OS, DOS, Sun OS 4.13 or 4.14, Solaris 2.3 and 2.4, or HP-UX 9.03.
Contents: I: Overview --
Introduction --
Peer instruction --
Motivating the students --
A step-by-step guide to preparing for a peer instruction lecture --
Sample lecture --
Epilogue --
II: Resources --
Force concept inventory --
Mechanics baseline test --
Questionnaire results --
Reading quizzes --
Conceptests --
Conceptual exam questions.
Series Title: Prentice Hall series in educational innovation.
Responsibility: Eric Mazur.


Peer Instruction is an interactive teaching style that actively involves students in the learning process by focusing attention on underlying concepts through interactive "ConcepTests," reading  Read more...


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