Magna On-Demand Seminars

Grade Less, Teach Less, Learn More

This Magna Online Seminar presents a framework of expert-level teaching practices, all backed by the science of how our brains learn. Adopting three elements of a constructivist teaching approach can help to make learners more active, curious, and engaged, all while reducing your workload as an instructor.

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Campus Access License

With the purchase of the optional Campus Access License, registrants are granted a license to download the program contents to a password-protected network, server, or website for additional staff use. You will receive information on downloading the contents of the program within 3-5 business days.

Think back to the last time you graded student work. How long did it take?

Think about the work you put into preparing and presenting information that is new to your students. A lot of time, there, too?

What if we told you that your students can actually learn more and learn better if you were to teach less and grade less? There has to be a catch, right? Well, no. This Magna Online Seminar presents a framework of expert-level teaching practices, all backed by the science of how our brains learn. Adopting three elements of a constructivist teaching approach can help to make learners more active, curious, and engaged, all while reducing your workload as an instructor.

What are the learning goals?

Upon completion of this seminar, you’ll be able to:

  • Grade Less: Adopt a scaffolded grade structure that rests on completion-only and feedback-only learner activities.
  • Teach Less: Provide real-world answers to why questions and bring learners through the discovery process together.
  • Learn More: Design course interactions that provide learners with greater choice and defining power for learning outcomes.

Here’s what we’ll cover!

  • Specifications grading
  • Authentic assessment
  • Learner curiosity
  • Emotional learning
  • Social learning
  • Desirable difficulty
  • Failure in learning

Who should attend?

This seminar will benefit:

  • Faculty
  • Administrators
  • Instructional designers

What’s included?

Your seminar registration includes the following:

  • On-demand access
  • Downloadable PowerPoint presentations from the speaker
  • Written transcript
  • Supplemental materials
  • 100% satisfaction guarantee

There is no limit to how many times the seminar is accessed while available.

Educational Development Resources for Your Entire Campus

Whether you are an educator or a leader at your educational institution or organization, Magna has resources for how you want to learn:

  • Individual programs to fill specific learning needs
  • Preselected programs that come to you on a regular schedule
  • Deep dive courses for complete immersion to master skills in a specific topic area
  • Program groups built around a specific topic area or discipline
  • A complete professional development library covering educator’s needs in all topic areas

Want to learn more? Contact sales@magnapubs.com for a free consultation.

 

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