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center for faculty excellence faculty showcase on teaching march 27, 2020

UNC Faculty, we encourage you to register for the CFE Faculty Showcase on Teaching¬†opens in new window if you have not already! The Faculty Showcase brings together faculty members from all over campus to celebrate teaching at Carolina. You’ll have the opportunity to learn from colleagues about promising teaching practices and make new contacts across disciplines.

CFE Faculty Showcase on Teaching opens in new window
Friday, March 27, 2020
The Carolina Club

Faculty Showcase SPOTLIGHT: Keynote on Retrieval-based Learning

Jeff Karpicke

This year’s keynote address will be given by Dr. Jeff Karpicke opens in new window, James V. Bradley Professor of Psychological Sciences at Purdue University.

Dr. Karpicke will provide some background on the research behind retrieval-based learning and share practical suggestions for using this powerful learning strategy to support student learning. Learn more about the keynote address:

Retrieval-based Learning: Active Retrieval Promotes Meaningful Learning download file

At the conclusion of the keynote, instructors will:

  1. Know the most common study strategy used by college students, why it does not work, and how to guide students not to use it
  2. Be able to describe how retrieval practice can be used as an effective learning strategy
  3. Have a toolkit of possible ways to implement retrieval-based learning techniques

Register for the Faculty Showcase opens in new window today to reserve your spot!

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