Why use experiential or active learning techniques? Simply put, there is an emerging research literature that suggests that, properly implemented, these techniques are effective.
Want to hear from other advocates of these approaches? Check out the resources below.
- Bok Center's Activity Based Learning Program, including their lead on ABL John Girash.
- Eric Mazur's advocacy, including collected materials on science education and an overview.
- Chris Winship's advocacy for active learning in the social sciences, including public service components.
- Gary King on the future social science classroom.