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Q-Club Meeting

11/7/17 12:00pm to 12:30pm

Speaker: Nicole Williams
Title: Promoting Active Learning With Maple Trees
Abstract:  My summer research focused on understanding the importance and the design of model eliciting activities. In the beginning of the summer I researched the design process and the important elements that are a part of model eliciting activities. Then I partnered with Nature Up North to look for a problem that was relatable and local to St. Lawrence University students that I could use for a model electing activity. In the end I created a model eliciting activity for college level classes, and have been able to implement it in statistics classes here at St. Lawrence University.