Information concerning a free online workshop that explores how the role of a teacher is shifting from “transmitter of information” to “facilitator of learning.” A link to the course is provided on the second page. Enrollment in the course is free.
This course provides general information about current trends in education related to student-centered learning. Consider that 50 years ago, the role of a teacher in a school was that of knowledge source. In today’s environment of information surplus, teachers need no longer be students’ primary sources of information. Use the information in this course to understand current trends as well as view articles concerning current student-centered learning philosophies.