Understanding the Process of Discovery: Research as a Teaching Tool

January 20, 2005 - 4:00am
Hartley Conference Center, Mitchell Earth Sciences Building.

The talk will discuss various ways of using research as a teaching tool: individual research projects in large classes, small group projects in small seminar classes, and directed research by undergraduates. Students learn what it takes to get the answer to a genuine scientific question.

Event Sponsor: 
Center for Teaching and Learning
Contact Email: 
teachingcenter@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
650-723-1326